The big news around Star Trek Online
of late has been the game's free-to-play conversion. Today's new dev blog
contains nary a mention of business models, though, and instead focuses on quality-of-life improvements like the new front page of the game's mission journal.
Executive producer Stephen D'Angelo
does the honors with a lengthy look at a new update that has just been deployed to STO's
Tribble test server. "One piece of feedback we frequently received from Star Trek Online
players is that it was often hard [...] to answer the question 'what do I do next,'" D'Angelo explains.
The solution is a multifaceted UI tweak that puts a lot more info at the player's fingertips. You can read all about it, and check out a screenshot, at the official STO