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Priority One: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast

Feb 10, 2014

Greetings, Captains! You're listening to Episode 160 of Priority One Podcast, the premier Star Trek Online podcast! This episode was recorded live on on Thursday, February 6th, 2014 and published for download on Monday, February 10th at! In yet another episode of epic proportions, Elijah and Tony bring you another show that's show packed full of STO goodness it's illegal in several European countries. As we have so much to bring you, we have to forgo this week's Trek It Out again so we dive right into the STO News which, although it has been a little thin on the ground due to the release of Season 8.5, still provides us with a wealth of discussion as we cover Spire Featured Project #7, a listener's concerns on the changes to the hourly events and how this affects small fleets and our review of the Featured Episode "A Step Between Stars" before we get into the meat and potatoes of this weeks episode, our interview with PWE Community Team Lead Brandon "BranFlakes" Felzcer and Star Trek Online's new Community Manager, Trevor "CaptainSmirk" McNesby as the original Captain of the USS Priority One passes on the torch to The Next Generation; and then, as always, we open up Hailing Frequencies and listen to your incoming messages. 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 Spire Featured Project #7 Bonus Fleet Marks concerns Accolades from "A Step Between Stars" Tony's Foundry Bug Challenge This Week's Community Questions Captains -- small fleets have always voice their opinions on the difficulties they experiences reaching Tier 5. We’ve asked this question before -- but, now that we don’t have the convenience of hourlies, how will YOU managage fleet advancement? 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 160! Enjoy the show!