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November 2017

So, I'm a New/Old First Edition Player, Bajoran Edition
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanNovember 21st
In this series, the Vice Chairman is attempts to re-learn First Edition after a 15 year hiatus. This time she analyzes Matthew Zinno’s “Bajor for Bajorans. And some Ferengi. And a Klingon. And someone who is secretly a Trill.” deck.
Design Spotlight: First Edition Bajoran
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 20th
See if the Prophets are with you, as the Bajorans get their turn in the design spotlight.
Welcome to Bajoran Week
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanNovember 19th
Peldor Joi! Coincidentally, we're celebrating Bajorans during the United States' version of the Gratitude Festival.
Welcome to the Station
by Derrick Marsh, Guest WriterNovember 18th
Rounding out Deep Space 9 week with a look at the station in First Edition.
Two-Four-Six-Eight, Who Do You Affiliate?
by Ross Fertel, Yearing To BeNovember 17th
Take a deep dive into Strange Bedfellows and rediscover the wonders of affiliations.
So, You're New to Deep Space 9?
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanNovember 15th
Welcome to the Gamma Quadrant. This Second Edition Deep Space 9 deck shows off how Feds from Deep Space 9 go through the Wormhole.
Design Spotlight: Second Edition Deep Space 9
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 15th
Take a look at Deep Space 9 in this week's Second Edition Design Spotlight article.
So, I'm a New/Old First Edition Player, Deep Space 9 Edition
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanNovember 14th
In this series, the Vice Chairman is attempts to re-learn First Edition after a 15 year hiatus. This time she analyzes Bruce Parrish’s Combined Task Force deck.
The Road to Worlds: Texas Chainsaw Masters
by Lucas Thompson, AmbassadorNovember 14th
Let's take a look at winning decks from Kenneth Tufts and Matt Kirk!
Austrian Nationals 2017
by Julius Melhardt, European OP CoordinatorNovember 13th
Austrian Nationals 2017 December 9th-10th in Vienna, Austria
Design Spotlight: First Edition Deep Space 9
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 13th
Today's design spotlight article takes a look at the Federation Deep Space 9 decks, focusing in particular on deck based around the station itself.
Welcome to Deep Space 9 Week
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanNovember 12th
We're on the Federation frontier this week, visiting Deep Space 9.
Nowhere to hide. A deck for the advanced players.
by Niall Matthew, the Cybernetic SexecutionerNovember 11th
A Borg deck for the advanced players.
Bring on the (Wo)men
by Ross Fertel, Second Edition Brand ManagerNovember 10th
Take a break from the dreariness of Borg Week to examine the fairest expansion of them all.
So, You're New to the Borg?
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanNovember 9th
The Borg will assimilate you. This Second Edition Borg deck shows off the Borg will take command of an opponent’s personnel in a deck friendly for new players and compatible with the Project Excelsior restricted card pool.
The Road to Worlds: Canadian Nationals
by Lucas Thompson, AmbassadorNovember 9th
Let's take a look at winning decks from Michael Van Breemen and Kenneth Tufts.
Design Spotlight: Second Edition Borg
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 8th
We are the Borg. The Spotlight Series' biological and technological distinctiveness will be added to our own. This article will be assimilated; resistance is futile.
Playing First Edition Borg
by Niall Matthew, Inserter of TubulesNovember 7th
Never played Borg before? This deck will guide you in the right path...
Design Spotlight: First Edition Borg
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 6th
Prepare to be assimilated, as it's Borg week in the Spotlight Series. Find out about Borg strengths, weaknesses, and future plans in this design spotlight.
Welcome to Borg Week
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanNovember 5th
Welcome to Borg Week!
Worlds 2018: Time and Place in Space.
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlayNovember 4th
The worlds 2018 location and date.
The Dead Stop Tales
by Ross Fertel, Second Edition Brand ManagerNovember 3rd
It may be a smaller product, but Dead Stop does have some behind the scenes stories to tickle our fancy.

October 2017

Dead Stop Rules!
by Ross Fertel, A King Without his CrownOctober 31st
The latest Second Edition Expansion is available for immediate download. Take a look at one of the costumed heroes inside.
I Gave You a Hint Last Time
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanOctober 30th
Vulcan Zombies!
The Art of Suspense
by Jeremy Benedict, Dead Stop Co-DesignerOctober 29th
"There is a distinct difference between "suspense" and "surprise," and yet many pictures continually confuse the two. I'll explain what I mean." -Alfred Hitchcock
Dressed for Success
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanOctober 28th
Halloween is my favorite holiday. Jadzia Dax is my favorite Star Trek character. Imagine how I felt when I saw a costumed Jadzia in the Halloween set.
Dead Stop: A Meditation on Failure
by Charlie Plaine, Dead Stop Co-DesignerOctober 27th
Get a sneak peak at the nine (9) card, Halloween-themed, boutique expansion for Second Edition, Dead Stop!
Secrets of The Nth Degree
by Ross Fertel, Second Edition Brand ManagerOctober 26th
Learn some of the most amazing secrets from the latest Second Edition Expansion.
September Financial Update
by Justin Ford, Chief Financial OfficerOctober 24th
End of Second Quarter
Nth Degree Release Kits in the Promenade
by Dan Hamman, Shipping ManagerOctober 23rd
Requisition a Nth Degree Release Kit Today!
Russian Nationals 2017
by Julius Melhardt, European OP CoordinatorOctober 22nd
Russian Nationals 2017
2017 Q3 Raffle Date Change
by Dan Hamman, Raffle MasterOctober 21st
Date change for the next raffle: Tune in November 4th at 9am Pacific.
The Nth Degree is released!
by Ross Fertel, Second Edition Brand ManagerOctober 20th
Download the latest Second Edition Expansion now!
There is a New Power Rising!
by Michael Shea, PrefectOctober 19th
"I've been waiting for this moment for five years."
Can You Hear Me Now?
by Ross Fertel, Word PusherOctober 18th
Wait, does someone finally understand the words coming out of my mouth?
The Period of Review is Nigh!
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanOctober 16th
The Continuing Committee seeks a host for the Period of Review.
A Pair of Dangerous Gifts
by Michael Shea, DesignerOctober 16th
"Thank you, Will. I never made that log entry, of course, but it still leaves you with a duty to perform."
Update: Texas Chainsaw Masters
by John Corbett, HostOctober 16th
Just in case you're on the fence about attending here's some more information that might help tip the scales.
From Equipment to Miles
by Lucas Thompson, AmbassadorOctober 13th
A look at the design process for the new Miles O'Brien.
The Old Undead Vorta Ploy
by Michael Shea, DesignerOctober 12th
“What have they done to him?”
High level casual play musings on Nth Degree
by Fritz Meissner, AmbassadorOctober 11th
Fritz offers high level casual play musings in today’s Nth Degree preview.
The Very Flower of Humanity
by Maggie Geppert, Next in LineOctober 10th
Living in the Mirror Universe is tough; some might even say agonizing.
From Magic Kingdom to the United Kingdom - UK 1E Nationals 2017
by Paddy Tye, Returning Invader and First Edition Creative ManagerOctober 10th
The British Invaders from Worlds issue an invitation...
Cry Havoc!
by Michael Shea, DesignerOctober 9th
“One day the Klingon Empire will fall before the Jem'Hadar. And when that day comes, and piles of Klingons lie dead at my feet, I will think of you standing here impotent and weak, and I will laugh.”
The Road to Worlds
by Lucas Thompson, AmbassadorOctober 9th
Let's take a look at winning decks from Jason Drake and John Corbett!
The Nth Degree
by Nathan Miracle, DesignerOctober 6th
Exceed your limits with the newest expansion for Second Edition!
Spotlight Series on Hiatus
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanOctober 1st
The Spotlight Series is taking a few weeks off.

September 2017

A Golden Opportunity
by Matt Kirk, Second Edition Creative ManagerSeptember 30th
It's time for a retrospective on 15 years of Non-Aligned nonsense; let's discover the best gold personnel or ship of each year!
Star Trek @ 51
by Paddy Tye, First Edition Creative ManagerSeptember 30th
A year on from the 50th anniversary, how have the cards from the 1E anniversary set changed the game?
Flashback: In Infinite Combinations
by Ross Fertel, Second Edition Brand ManagerSeptember 29th
Take a look back at The Little Expansion That Could
2017 Canadian National Championships - November 4th-5th
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 28th
Canadian Nationals 2017 yay!
So, You're New to Non-aligned?
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanSeptember 28th
The holodeck is a big part of the Star Trek universe. This Second Edition Non-aligned deck shows off how holograms work in a deck friendly for new players.
Additions to the 2017 Worlds Championship Prize Pool
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 27th
The CC is pleased to announce some significant additions to the World Championship prize pools in Orlando.
Design Spotlight: Second Edition Non-Aligned
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 27th
Learn about the pros and cons of Non-Aligned cards in Second Edition in this week's design spotlight.
So, I'm a New/Old First Edition Player, Non-Aligned Edition
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanSeptember 26th
In this series, the Vice Chairman is attempts to re-learn First Edition after a 15 year hiatus. This time she analyzes James Heaney’s Warlord (Or: The War Council Seeks the Stone of Gol) deck.
Welcome to Non-aligned Week
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanSeptember 24th
Welcome to Non-aligned Week!
Design Spotlight: First Edition Non-Aligned
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 24th
It's time to discuss the pros and cons of a Non-Aligned affiliation in First Edition in this week's design spotlight article.
Flashback: To Have and To Hold
by Ross Fertel, Second Edition Brand ManagerSeptember 22nd
Take a look back at the very first virtual expansion ever!
So, You're New to Romulans?
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanSeptember 21st
The Romulans, sneaky and manipulative, operate frequently near the Neutral Zone. This Second Edition Romulan deck shows off the power of manipulation in a deck friendly for new players and compatible with the Project Excelsior restricted card pool.
2017-2018 WCT (World Championship Trek) League Season begins in October
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 21st
2017-2018 WCT (World Championship Trek) League Season begins in October.
Design Spotlight: Second Edition Romulan
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 20th
Learn more about the Romulans in Second Edition in this design spotlight article.
Vulcan Spies
by James Monsebroten, Staff WriterSeptember 19th
A Vulcan deck using IDIC: Courage of the V'Shar
So, I'm a New/Old First Edition Player, Romulan Edition
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanSeptember 19th
In this series, the Vice Chairman is attempts to re-learn First Edition after a 15 year hiatus. This time she’s analyzes Matt Hayes’ Romulan Chess deck.
Vulcan Scheming of a White Christmas
by Charlie Plaine, Live Long and Prosper Lead DesignerSeptember 17th
Not sure what to do with the new Vulcan affiliation? Use this deck based on the Schemes of the High Command as a starting point!
Welcome to Romulan Week
by Maggie Geppert, Puzzle MissySeptember 17th
Welcome to Romulan Week. Unscramble the words to identify the episode.
Design Spotlight: First Edition Romulan
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 17th
It's not easy being green, unless you have an elite network of spies at your beck and call. It's time for the Romulans to get their turn in the design spotlight.
Article Without Words
by Matthew Zinno, Staff WriterSeptember 16th
What more needs to be said?
Flashback: Cooking Some Steaks
by Ross Fertel, Second Edition Brand ManagerSeptember 15th
As we focus on the Klingons, let's look back on an unexpected development.
We're the Syrranites. We Don't Lie.
by Matthew Zinno, Logical DesignerSeptember 15th
An in-depth look at the cards which make up the Syrranite sect.
So, You're New to Klingons?
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanSeptember 14th
The Klingons battle. This Second Edition Klingon deck shows off their battle chops in a deck friendly for new players and compatible with the Project Excelsior restricted card pool.
Design Spotlight: Second Edition Klingon
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 13th
"I've never trusted Klingons... and I never will."
So, I'm a New/Old First Edition Player, Klingon Edition
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanSeptember 12th
In this series, the Vice Chairman is attempts to re-learn First Edition after a 15 year hiatus. This time she’s analyzes Ken Tufts’ To Illegit (sp) to Quit deck.
All Vulcans Allowed
by Matthew Zinno, Staff WriterSeptember 12th
Step 1, play your Vulcans. Step 2, get your Vulcans to the spaceline. Step 3, Logic!
What OP event do you want to host/run?
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 11th
Organized Play needs YOU… to tell us what events you’re interested in hosting.
Design Spotlight: First Edition Klingon
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 10th
Klingons take center stage in this week's look at the design spotlight.
A Klingon Scramble
by Maggie Geppert, Puzzle MissySeptember 10th
Solve the puzzle to name the Klingon episode!
Flashback: Tapestry
by Ross Fertel, Second Edition Brand ManagerSeptember 8th
Let's shine the spotlight on Tapestry and look at its impact on The Next Generation
Design Spotlight: Second Edition TNG
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 7th
It's time for Second Edition to get a turn with a design spotlight article looking at the Next Generation sub-affiliation of the Federation.
So, You're New to The Next Generation?
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanSeptember 6th
The Federation consists of mission solvers. This Second Edition TNG deck shows off the Feds’ science skills in a deck friendly for new players and compatible with the Project Excelsior restricted card pool.
August Financial Statements
by Justin Ford, Chief Financial OfficerSeptember 6th
August Financial recap.
September Second Edition Errata
by Joshua Sheets, Second Edition Errata LeadSeptember 6th
Four cards receive errata today.
July Financial Statements
by Justin Ford, Chief Financial OfficerSeptember 5th
July Finances Recap.
So, I'm a New/Old First Edition Player, TNG Edition
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanSeptember 5th
In this series, the Vice Chairman is attempts to re-learn First Edition after a 15 year hiatus. This time she’s analyzes Ken Tufts’ well-known Lean Mean TNG Fed Scientific Diplomacy deck.
The Next Generation Word Search
by Maggie Geppert, Puzzle MissySeptember 4th
What's a Spotlight Series without puzzles? Test your word finding ability with this TNG puzzle.
Welcome Back, Spotlight Series!
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanSeptember 4th
Help us celebrate ten years of the Continuing Committee with the revival of the Spotlight Series.
Design Spotlight: First Edition Federation
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 3rd
In the first design spotlight article of the new Spotlight Series, we take a look at the Federation in First Edition.
Design Spotlight: Overview
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 3rd
To celebrate our 10th anniversary, we're returning to the Spotlight Series! Read up on the latest design philosophies and strategies here!
Excelsior v0.3 Is Live!
by Matt Kirk, Project Excelsior LeadSeptember 1st
The latest version of the rules and cardpool for the proposed Excelsior format are now available for download.
Live Long and Prosper Now Available
by Charlie Plaine, Acting First Edition Brand ManagerSeptember 1st
Live Long and Prosper is now available.

August 2017

Clarity: Retiring Revised and X-List (Standard)
by Charlie Plaine, Acting First Edition Brand ManagerAugust 30th
As part of an effort to improve clarity, we will be retiring the Revised and X-List (Standard) rules sets for First Edition as of January 1st, 2018.
The Road to Worlds: Australia and GenCon
by Lucas Thompson, AmbassadorAugust 25th
Let's take a look at winning decks from Robert Dawson, Michael Moskop, Phil Schrader!
The Spotlight Series is Making a Come-back!
by Maggie Geppert, Vice ChairmanAugust 13th
There’s a lot of stuff happening at the Continuing Committee right now. One project is the reboot of the Spotlight Series.
Peace and Long Life
by Charlie Plaine, Lead DesignerAugust 11th
Live Long and Prosper, the second expansion in the 22nd-century block, will release on Friday, September 1st.
News from the Finance Department
by Justin Ford, Chief Financial OfficerAugust 9th
Incorporation, bylaws, associations, and regulations.....
Second Edition Dilemma Popularity 2017
by Lucas Thompson, AmbassadorAugust 3rd
Let's take a look at what dilemmas are showing up in well-performing decks!

July 2017

The Seven Cards You'll Meet on Vulcan
by Kaufman, Staff WriterJuly 24th
Before we look forward to the wonders of the Pre-Warp pack, let's take a look at those that have come before.
The Road to Worlds: NA and EU Continentals
by Lucas Thompson, AmbassadorJuly 20th
Let's take a look at winning decks from Kevin Jaeger and Stefan Slaby!
Raffle Time!
by Dan Hamman, Shipping ManagerJuly 12th
The 2017 Q2 Raffle is now live!
July 2017 Printable Card Update
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 10th
Thirty-three (33) promos become freely printable as of today.
June Financials
by Justin Ford, Chief Financial OfficerJuly 7th
Income Statement & Balance Sheet for June 2017.
Affiliation Survey for Excelsior v0.3
by Matt Kirk, Project Excelsior LeadJuly 3rd
What affiliations would you like to see added to the Excelsior pool? Let us know!
What's Going On With the Website?
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 2nd
Some background and information on recent technical problems with the site.
May Financial Report
by Justin Ford, Chief Financial OfficerJuly 1st
May 2017