Jul 20, 2015
Greetings, Admirals! You’re listening to EPISODE 231 OF PRIORITY ONE PODCAST, the premier Star Trek Online podcast! This episode was recorded on Thursday, July 16th, 2015 and made available for download or streaming on Monday, July 20th, 2015 at PriorityOnePodcast.com! We have some big news this week! Thanks to our long time friends at Geek Nation Tours, Priority One Productions will have an OFFICIAL presence at this year’s 2015 Star Trek Las Vegas Convention! If you’re already booked to go this year -- or have started saving your pennies for the grand 50th Celebration -- then you’re going to want to TrekOut our interview with Teras Cassidy, owner and head geek of Geek Nation Tours, and Larry Nemecek, considered by many as the walking Star Trek encyclopedia! Together they’ll bring you a Star Trek Experience like none other! So thanks to their sponsorship, Priority One Productions will be bringing you the latest and greatest from this year’s Star Trek Las Vegas Convention! Check out our blog detailing what you can expect -- And be sure to follow us on Facebook & Twitter so you don’t miss a beat. Later, in Star Trek Online news, season 10.5 is here! We’re looking briefly at the new featured episode, checking out the contents of the new lockbox, and getting the lowdown on the new Tier 6 Resolute Advanced Heavy Cruiser. We’re also wrapping up our recent interview with Lead Designer Al “Captain Geko” Rivera, talking about advanced queues, how storylines get written, and more. And as always, before we wrap things up, we’ll open Hailing Frequencies for your incoming messages. TOPICS DISCUSSED Geek Nation Tours Star Trek Online Release Notes: July 16th, 2015 STO Reddit Wiki with [DMG] Mod Info New Featured Episode "Broken Circle" Year of Hell Lockbox Lockbox Prizes Lockbox Krenim Duty Officers Tier 6 Resolute Advanced Heavy Cruiser Tracking the Devs Jeremy Randall @BorticusCryptic says Lohlunat Vouchers will be available in the Lobi store for an additional 2 weeks Ian Richards @STO_JamJamz has worked on 100+ ships Maria Rosseau @ZeroniusRex has been brainstorming new traits This week’s Community Question: Now that we have details on the new lockbox, what do you think of the prizes? Let us know YOUR thoughts by commenting below! Finally, thanks to everyone who submitted entries for our 2016 swimsuit calendar competition! Winners will be announced in episode 233 on August 3rd, 2015. BE SURE TO VISIT OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL AND SUBSCRIBE TO THE PREMIER STAR TREK ONLINE PODCAST! Priority One Productions is always looking for new team members that have a passion for Star Trek. Please know that all of our positions are volunteer, but we do offer a well-known outlet for your work. If you have a skill that you believe could enhance our content, then send your contact information and experience along with a few writing samples to INCOMING@PRIORITYONEPODCAST.COM Did you miss any of our great Blogs last week? Stop by THIS LINK and see for yourself! How about our latest Video Release? You can also follow us on the social media sites! We’re on Facebook! Head over to WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/PRIORITYONEPODCAST and say, “Hi!” Or, Check us out on Twitter via @STOPRIORITYONE for show times and other cool stuff. Liked this episode? Totally hated it? Leave a comment below, CONTACT US via our handy web form! Enjoy the show!