Star Trek Online Beta Announced

Atari has released a Beta version of its mew Star Trek game

Atari and Namco Bandai Partners says they have open beta dates for the new Star Trek Online for PC.

Starting January 12, 2009 thru January 26, 2009, fans will be able to explore the Star Trek Universe and play the first-of-a-kind massively multi-player online role-playing game (MMORPG).

Open beta keys will be given out on a first come first serve basis. Players and fans can access the open beta by visiting

Taking place in the year 2409, Star Trek Online boasts extraordinary features and lets fans both new and old experience unparalleled adventures. Players will have the opportunity to become a high ranking Starfleet officer and will participate in missions that will take them into the depths of space, across exotic planets and even inside other starships.

Star Trek Online offers total customisation, where every ship players command can be customised, from colour to construction. Additionally, anyone can create their own species in Star Trek Online, as well as customise the look of their avatar’s uniform.