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Priority One: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast

Feb 3, 2014

Greetings, Captains! You're listening to Episode 159 of Priority One Podcast, the premier Star Trek Online podcast! This episode was recorded live on on Thursday, January 30th, 2014 and published for download on Monday, February 3rd at! This episode is not for the faint of heart! With Season 8.5 now live on Holodeck, our fearless Captains - Elijah, James, and Tony - boldly take on all the special features available to players in Star Trek Online's 4-year Anniversary Event! With such a prestigious guest joining the team this episode, we forgo our Trek It Out segment and jump right in to STO News to discuss ships, consoles, a new mission, 4 years of Star Trek Online... and much, much more. Later, in his first appearance on Priority One Podcast, Star Trek Online Executive Producer Stephen D'Angelo spends time with Tony & Skiffy to discuss Season 8.5 and the next 18 months of Star Trek Online! This is NOT an interview you're going to want to miss. More importantly, towards the end of the show, we open Hailing Frequencies to hear your answers to last week's Community Questions. Be sure to check out the newest show in the Priority One Productions lineup, The Guard Frequency. This new show is focused on the latest offering from Wing Commander/Freelancer creator Chris Roberts and Cloud Imperium Games, Star Citizen. If you like Priority One, head on over to and see what awaits you in the world of Star Citizen! Topics Discussed Anniversary Event Giveaways Free Polytrinic Acid Horta Combat Pet Free Khan Uniform via ARC Free Defiant/Bird of Prey Bridge Pack Free Saber Escort Refit/Qorgh Raptor Refit Free ToS Dress Uniform Season 8 Dev Blog #42 - 4-Year Anniversary Event Season 8 Dev Blog #45 - 4-Year Anniversary Event REWARDS Season 8 Dev Blog #47 - Dyson Science Destroyers Season 8 Dev Blog #44 - Secondary Deflectors Season 8 Dev Blog #43 - Hirogen Lock Box Season 8 Dev Blog #46 - Hirogen Lock Box This Week's Community Questions Are features like hot-swappable ships, access to exchanges and banks in personal ships, and other conveniences killing Social Zones? If so, what ideas do YOU have to attract players back to Earth Spacedock, Qu’onos -- anywhere else! What do you think of the in-game event revamp? Did you make an effort to get in and play through an event? Was it any more worth it than the usual hourly events? What changes, if any, would you like to see from these events to make them more enticing? Let us know YOUR thoughts by commenting below! We are Live on every Thursday around 10:30pm ET / 7:30pm PT! If you’d like to join us live, during the show, Trek Radio has a built in IRC Chat client. Just click on the Community menu tab and select IRC Chat - input your desired screen name and enter! The 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 particular skill that you believe could enhance our content, then send your contact information and experience along with a few writing samples to 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 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 using our handy web form or leave your comments on the STO Forum thread for Episode 159! Enjoy the show!