Star Trek: The Video Game News (PC)

Star Trek video game "big disappointment" to J.J. Abrams

Posted: 14.09.2013 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 12
Developer Digital Extreme's Star Trek: The Video Game was a flop with both critics and gamers, and Star Trek: Into Darkness director J.J. Abrams was not a fan of the game either.

Dead Island: Riptide surges atop UK chart, Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen 3rd

Posted: 29.04.2013 by Technet2k

Comments: 3
Techland's Dead Island: Riptide has debuted 1st place in the UK all format chart, knocking Injustice: Gods Among Us down a peg, but it still beat Capcom's release of Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen.

Star Trek launched 4th, as Tomb Raider and BioShock Infinite nudged down 5th and 6th. LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins, a prequel for 3DS, managed a respectable 8th.

Co-op multiplayer reportedly not working on PC version of Star Trek

Posted: 24.04.2013 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 7
It seems that the hyped drop-in/drop-out co-op multiplayer for the PC version of Star Trek: The Video Game is simply not working.

Shatner battles the Gorn captain - over 40 years later

Posted: 02.04.2013 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 4
As Star Trek is due to be released on the 26th April 2013, William Shatner and the Gorn captain once again duke it out - 40 years later, and neither is particularly energetic enough to replay it fully.

Paramount Pictures funding Star Trek development, it's "not a licensed game"

Posted: 04.03.2013 by Technet2k

Comments: 3
License tie-in video games (and movies) are generally awful, but Paramount Pictures swears that the upcoming Star Trek: The Video Game is "not a licensed game" because they're funding all of it.

They didn't receive cash from some licensor to make it - it's all their own work, with the goal to make the "most authentic Star Trek game we could." They've been cautious of the pitfalls.