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March 2019

Organized Play Guide Update - OPG 4.4
by Kris Sonsteby, Director of Organized PlayMarch 25th
Check out the updates to the Organized Play Guide, just in time for Regional season.
2019 Continentals Update: Full Schedule
by Michael Shea, Chief AmbassadorMarch 12th
2019 North American Continentals Schedule of Events
Second Edition Errata
by Ross Fertel, Director of Second EditionMarch 2nd
Three cards receive Errata today.

February 2019

2019 Continentals Update
by Michael Shea, Chief AmbassadorFebruary 24th
More details on 2019 North American Continentals
Quantum Incursions is Banned in OTF
by Charlie Plaine, Acting Director of First EditionFebruary 11th
Effective immediately (11 February 2019), the doorway Quantum Incursions is banned in OTF play.

January 2019

Online Sealed Series #1: PaQ AttaQ (Part 2)
by Daniel Matteson, Director of CommunicationsJanuary 30th
Last week we introduced the Online Sealed Series and looked at an example cardpool. This week we'll mold it into a functional (?) deck.
Online Sealed Series #1: PaQ AttaQ (Part 1)
by Daniel Matteson, Director of CommunicationsJanuary 22nd
The 2019 Online Sealed Series begins January 28th! Let me introduce you to the first event, PaQ AttaQ.
Hall of Fame ballots are open!
by Ross Fertel, Second Edition Brand ManagerJanuary 14th
The ballots are all set for the Hall of Fame Class of 2019. Get your vote in to be heard!
2019 Regionals Championships - Apply Within
by Kris Sonsteby, Director of Organized PlayJanuary 11th
Apply to host a Regional Championship today!
Peldor Joi in Atlanta
by Michael Shea, Chief AmbassadorJanuary 4th
Atlanta players collect over $300 in food items for charity at sealed deck event!

December 2018

2019 North American Schedule
by Michael Van Breemen, North American OP CoordinatorDecember 11th
So apparently I'm a day late... Here's the locations for high-level events in North America in 2019
Hall of Fame Format Nominations 2019
by Ross Fertel, Second Edition Brand ManagerDecember 2nd
Nominations for the Hall of Fame Format are open now!

November 2018

First Edition has a New Rulebook!
by James Heaney, Rules NerdNovember 16th
About time we got a rulebook that knows the Delta Quadrant exists now. It's been 18 years, after all!

October 2018

Confront, Evade, Retreat, ACQUIRE!
by Paddy Tye, First Edition Creative ManagerOctober 9th
A very special prize for UK Nationals...

September 2018

2018-2019 World Championship Trek League Season Starts Soon!
by Kris Sonsteby, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 24th
The latest WTC season starts next month. Read on for further details.
World Championship Event Schedule
by Kieren, Unofficial Ambassador to AustraliaSeptember 10th
Here is the full schedule of events for the 2018 World Championships in Australia.
Second Edition September Errata
by Ross Fertel, Second Edition Brand ManagerSeptember 3rd
Two Second Edition cards cards receive errata today, effective immediately.

August 2018

World Championships 2019 Announcement
by Kris Sonsteby, Director of Organized PlayAugust 28th
Find out when and where the 2019 World Championships will be held!
Eliminating Barriers to Organized Play
by Kris Sonsteby, Director of Organized PlayAugust 6th
3-person sanctioning? 24-hour advance notice for tournaments? Read about these changes inside!

June 2018

Excelsior Act II Cardpool Updated in Deckbuilder
by Matt Kirk, Project Excelsior LeadJune 2nd
The next evolution of the Excelsior format is now live in trekcc.org's Deckbuilder!

May 2018

And on the sixth day God created MANchester (So let's do UK 1E Nationals there)
by Paddy Tye, First Edition Creative ManagerMay 26th
(The first 5 days he was busy creating Yorkshire)

February 2018

Excelsior Season 1, Act I: Midpoint
by the Excelsior Development TeamFebruary 19th
The Excelsior Campaign is halfway through its first act - how has your favorite affiliation fared thus far?

January 2018

Manassters 2018 Event Schedule
by Ben Hosp, Manassters MasterJanuary 3rd
Details about Trek Masters in Manassas Park, February 23-25 2018, sponsored by The Process (TM)

December 2017

End of Year Organized Play Rulings
by Maggie Geppert, Acting Director of Organized PlayDecember 31st
Organized Play has some housekeeping for the new year.
Atlanta US Nationals: US Nationals 2018 Held in Atlanta
by Michael Shea, AmbassadorDecember 23rd
Atlanta has been chosen to host the 2018 American Star Trek Trek Nationals!
Project Excelsior Launches!
by Matt Kirk, Project Excelsior LeadDecember 18th
The new tournament format Excelsior and its v1.0 cardpool have been released! The accompanying rules sheet, card list, and Deckbuilder filters are also available.
Video Policy Feedback Requested
by Maggie Geppert, Acting DoOP & Steve Hartmann, retired AU OPDecember 15th
The Continuing Committee is requesting feedback on a proposed video policy.

November 2017

Preparing for Launch - Project Excelsior
by Matt Kirk, Project Excelsior LeadNovember 30th
As we conclude playtesting of the new limited format, Project Excelsior prepares to make its debut as as officially sanctioned option for 2E tournament directors! Learn about the new format and its development in this article.

October 2017

Russian Nationals 2017
by Julius Melhardt, European OP CoordinatorOctober 22nd
Russian Nationals 2017
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...

September 2017

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.
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.
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.

June 2017

2017 European Continentals - Full Schedule
by Julius Melhardt, European OP CoordinatorJune 30th
Full schedule for upcoming European Continentals 2017 (including all side events)
Change to Online Tournament Time-Limits
by Michael Van Breemen, North American OP CoordinatorJune 29th
Now that Regionals are over, online games are going to be shorter for First and Second Edition.
Continentals Promos
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlayJune 16th
Ready for your viewing pleasure, the 2017 Continentals promos!
The 2017 Australian Continental Championships
by Kieren Otton, Director of Public Relations (Retired)June 5th
The 2017 Australian Continental Championships

May 2017

Trek Schedule at GenCon 2017
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanMay 26th
Schedule of events for GenCon 2017. Event tickets go on sale Sunday, May 29th, at NOON EST.

April 2017

2017 European Continental Championships
by Julius Melhardt, European OP CoordinatorApril 14th
The European Continentals are returning to Vienna once more!
German Nationals 2017 June 24th-25th
by Sascha Kiefer, Local OrganizerApril 14th
2E and Tribbles German Nationals 2017 @ Kassel

March 2017

Greetings from the New European OP Coordinator
by Julius Melhardt, European OP CoordinatorMarch 27th
A little bit about myself :-)

February 2017

Julius Melhardt Joins the CC as the New European Continental Coordinator for OP.
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 25th
Please welcome the newest European Continental Coordinator for Organized Play.
South Dakota Masters
by Kevin Jaeger, SD Masters OrganizerFebruary 16th
What's there to do in South Dakota? Might I offer some suggestions?
2017 Master Series Promos: See Them Now!!!
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 1st
Hey! Look here for pretty new 2017 Master Series promos.

January 2017

Let's See What's Out There! Masters Comes to North Carolina
by Scott Baughman, NC Masters OrganizerJanuary 27th
Here's information about the first Masters of the year.

December 2016

Organized Play Coordinator Applications: European and Australian
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlayDecember 20th
Now accepting applications for European and Australian Organized Play Coordinators.
European and Australian OP Coordinators Retire
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlayDecember 12th
Today, we are sad to announce the departure of two of our most valuable volunteers from Organised Play.

November 2016

Promo Series K Error
by Cristoffer Wiker, First Edition Brand ManagerNovember 4th
Dr. Gillian Taylor got promoted by accident. We are fixing it!

September 2016

World Championship Trek Leagues Return!
by Charlie Plaine, Acting Director of Organized PlaySeptember 25th
The 2016-2017 season of league play is just around the corner!

July 2016

A Statement From the Continuing Committee
by Charlie Plaine & Maggie Geppert, Continuing Committee Chair & Vice-ChairJuly 29th
A statement from the Chair and Vice Chair of the Continuing Committee about an organized play issue.
Announcing: US Nationals 2016
by Derrick Marsh, US Nationals DirectorJuly 13th
Come to Lexington, KY for this year's Nationals Championship events!

June 2016

Announcement and Details for U.S. Nationals 2016
by Derrick Marsh, Experienced HostJune 30th
This year, the Nationals events will be held in Lexington, Kentucky.
European Continetal Championships Schedule
by Julius Melhardt, ECC 2016 OrganizerJune 23rd
3 days, 18 tournaments, a weekend to remember!
Alpha 5 Approach, TCS is the same card as TCS
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlayJune 14th
Alpha 5 Approach, Transport Crash Survivor is a re-titled version of Transport Crash Survivors.

May 2016

National Tournaments are Getting Prize Kits!
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlayMay 22nd
National level Tournaments are getting Prize kits and some other updates to level 3 & Nationals events.

April 2016

The Gold Must Flow
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterApril 22nd
Our first gold rollover is coming up!
April Errata
by Cristoffer Wiker, First Edition Errata team leadApril 7th
Three more cards gets errata for First Edition.
Fizzbin Receives Errata
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanApril 6th
Effective immediately, players will only be able to keep five copies of 100,000 Fizzbin in their play pile in between rounds.

March 2016

Errata and Ban Before Regionals
by Cristoffer Wiker, First Edition Errata Team LeadMarch 31st
OP wants all Regional events to have the same playing field. So, here are a couple of Errata and Bans effective immediately.

February 2016

Surely You've Seen That There Are New Achievements Posted?
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterFebruary 19th
Of course I have. And don't call me Shirley.

December 2015

North American Tournament Schedule for 2016
by Michael Van Breemen, North American OP CoordinatorDecember 9th
An overview of all Nationals, Masters, and Continentals locations and/or dates for 2016
2016 North American Continental Championships
by Daniel Matteson, Tournament DirectorDecember 9th
The 2016 North American Continental Championships are migrating south to Orlando, Florida from June 23-26, 2016!

November 2015

Chase those Cans at the 2015 Australian Nationals this December!
by Matthyas Kiraly, Ambassador to Deep Space Station K-7November 25th
Perth wishes you #peldorjoi! The 2015 Australian National Championships for Second Edition will be a Chase the Can event in celebration of the Peldor Gratitude Festival!
The Peldor Gratitude Festival
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 23rd
Help celebrate the holidays with your fellow players and The Continuing Committee with the Peldor Gratitude Festival 2015! #peldorjoi

October 2015

2015 Canadian National Championships - November 28th-29th
by Kenneth Tufts, Director of Organized PlayOctober 24th
Announcing Canadian National Championships 2015 returning to Vancouver, BC.
Ken Tufts is the New Director of Organized Play
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 15th
Ken Tufts [Worf Son of Mogh] has accepted our offer to become the new Director of Organized Play.
Dates for Worlds 2016
by Nicholas Yankovec, Worlds CoordinatorOctober 13th
Find out the dates for when the World Championships 2016 will take place in London!
2015 Australian National Championships - 5th-6th December
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayOctober 12th
It's East Coast versus West Coast as Perth prepares for an invasion by the Sydney crew when high-level Star Trek CCG returns to Western Australia this December!

September 2015

UK Nationals: We Ride For Winterfell!
by Paddy Tye, UK Ambassador and Warden of the NorthSeptember 29th
UK Nationals return to Manchester.
The 2015-2016 WCT League Season Begins this October!
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 29th
Time to get the band back together - applications accepted through to end of October!
2015 Russian Second Edition National Championship
by Alexey Korolev, AmbassadorSeptember 8th
The Russian Second Edition National Championship returns to Moscow

August 2015

2015 Swedish Tribbles National Championship
by Torbjörn Lindquist, AmbassadorAugust 31st
On the 24th of October, the Swedish national Championship in Tribbles will be played in Enköping.
2015 World Championships Global Side-Event Challenge
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayAugust 9th
Not coming to Sydney this September, but still want a chance at getting your hands on those shiny 2015 Worlds foils?

July 2015

Director of Organized Play Applications Now Open
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 22nd
The Continuing Committee is currently accepting applications for a new Director of Organized Play.
OP Interim Ruling: Addition of New Tribbles with Troubles Tournament Ruleset
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayJuly 20th
With the impending release of Tribbles Royale, an additional ruleset is to be added to the tournaments system and OPG covering the use of the all-NEW Tribbles CCG Troubles pile!
Worlds 2016
by Nicholas Yankovec, Second Edition Brand ManagerJuly 19th
coming home

June 2015

2015 Continental Championships
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayJune 17th
Take on the best in the land this July and August for a chance at the coveted title of 2015 Continental Champion!
GenCon 2015: Good Eats!
by Andrea Heywood-Lobban, GenCon VolunteerJune 5th
Andrea Heywood-Lobban (Kamala) shares some of her favorite GenCon food spots!
Block's Little Helper
by Cristoffer Wiker, First Edition Brand ManagerJune 4th
What's in Block, have a hard time remembering? Well, look no further: we have the solution for you!

May 2015

GenCon 2015: Tales from GenCon Past
by Neil Timmons, Vice-Chairman & Regular AttendeeMay 22nd
Vice-Chairman Neil Timmons shares some stories from GenCons past!
GenCon 2015: A Closer Look at the Schedule
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanMay 15th
Our GenCon planning team has been working hard to put together a great GenCon experience for you all. Today we begin a series of articles to focus on what GenCon 2015 has to offer, starting with a closer look at the Trek schedule of events!

April 2015

GenCon 2015 Volunteers Needed
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanApril 27th
Are you interested in getting a free badge for GenCon 2015? We need volunteers, and if you help us run our events at GenCon, you can earn one!
2015 European Championships - The Schedule
by Stefan de Walf, EC2015 Orga TeamApril 14th
Trek returns to Munich this year for a full weekend of STCCG madness featuring the European Continental Championships of First Edition, Second Edition and Tribbles. Check inside for all the details!
GenCon - The Schedule!
by Michael Van Breemen, North American OP CoordinatorApril 4th
Here's everything going on at GenCon this year - Schedule, formats, where to volunteer and more... some of which may surprise you!

March 2015

2015 German Second Edition National Championship
by Thomas Schneider, European OP CoordinatorMarch 5th
Some things never change. And when it comes to the 2E German Nationals, that is a good thing!
2015 Danish Second Edition National Championship
by Peter H. MøllerMarch 4th
The 2E Danish National Championship returns to Aarhus.

February 2015

2015 Regional Championships - Schedule
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 28th
(Updated 2nd May 2015) List of Regional Championship events globally for the year 2015!
2015 Australian Continental Championships
by Steve Hartmann, Australian OP CoordinatorFebruary 20th
Who will be crowned 2015 Australian Continental Champion? Come and join us July 2-5 at Good Games Hurstville to find out.
Would You Like Sides With Your Main Courses?
by Michael Van Breemen, North American OP CoordinatorFebruary 18th
A survey for side events at this year’s North American Continentals at GenCon.
Tournament Kits Available for Requisition
by Dan Hamman, Shipping ManagerFebruary 16th
Go the Promenade now for the first wave of 1E, 2E, and Tournament Kits
Will There Ever Be New Achievements Again?
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterFebruary 11th
SirRogue addresses the great Achievement drought and what the future holds.
2015 Regional Championships
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 2nd
Applications now open for the 2015 Regional Championships!

January 2015

2015 European Continental Championships
by Peter Ludwig and Thomas SchneiderJanuary 31st
Join us in Munich on the 18th and 19th of July for this years European Continental Championships!
GenCon 2015: TrekCC Room Block Requests
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJanuary 28th
Join us at the JW Marriott Hotel for the 5th annual TrekCC Room Block!
U.S. Nationals 2015
by Justin Ford, Local Legend and TDJanuary 7th
Nationals comes to the Pacific Northwest this October.

December 2014

GenCon Review and Planning Survey
by Michael Van Breemen, North American OP CoordinatorDecember 19th
Went to GenCon this year? Want to go next year? If GenCon is of any interest to you, please take part in our survey.
Organized Play Guide Update - OPG 4.2
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayDecember 15th
The third and final of 2014's updates to the Organized Play Guide goes live on Monday the 15th of December 2014 and takes effect immediately.

November 2014

Achievement Clarification: They Call Themselves the Maquis
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterNovember 21st
TL;DR: Yes, the Maquis will have their own affiliation achievements eventually. No, you can't use TCTtM if you want a different affiliation achievement.
Let The Commonwealth Games Commence!
by Nicholas Yankovec, Second Edition Brand ManagerNovember 18th
This weekend, three countries from three continents have their National Championships. Come and join the fun!

October 2014

2015 German First Edition Championships
by Peter LudwigOctober 20th
2015 will start with a highlight of European Organized Play: The German First Edition Championships in Munich!
Michael Van Breemen Joins Organized Play Team
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 15th
Michael Van Breemen [The Ninja Scot] has accepted the North American Continental Coordinator position and will begin work immediately.
OP Interim Ruling: Differential and Non-Standard Win Conditions
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayOctober 10th
Clarification on the differential calculation for game results achieved outside of normal victory conditions.
2014 Period of Review - Organized Play
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 4th
Join us for the fourth in our series of Live Google Hangouts as we draw the 2014 Period of Review to a close. This review focuses on Organized Play.

September 2014

WCT Online League Schedule
by Matthew Zinno, Staff WriterSeptember 30th
Announcing the Official WCT online league schedule through to the end of March 2015. The first tournaments begin on Sunday, October 12th.
Final Weeks to Apply for or Renew a 2014-2015 WCT League
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 20th
Get in before it's too late! The 2014-2015 WCT League begins in October 2014 - apply today to run a league in your area, or renew your existing league!
UK National Championships 2014
by Paddy Tye, Warden of the North and Port ConnoisseurSeptember 2nd
The UK is "Mad for it" in Manchester.
The 2014-2015 WCT League Season Begins this October!
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 1st
Time to get a team together - applications accepted through to start of League season!

August 2014

Russian Second Edition Nationals 2014
by Andrey LarinAugust 27th
The Russian Second Edition Championships is going to take place in Moscow.
2014 Australian National Championships "BrisVegas"
by Steve Hartmann, Australian OP CoordinatorAugust 24th
The 2014 Australian Nationals Championships are coming. Returning this year to Good Games Brisbane, all three game formats will be played over the weekend of 22/23 November.
North American OP Coordinator Retires
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayAugust 8th
After over five years of faithful service, the North American Continental Organized Play Coordinator, Dave Kuck, has announced his retirement.

June 2014

2014 NA Continentals Weekend Pass Signup Ends July 1st
by Jeremy Benedict, Chief AmbassadorJune 19th
Get your Weekend Passes soon, signup will close on July 1st!
The 2015 World Championships
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayJune 18th
In September 2015, the next chapter of Star Trek CCG World Championships history will be written in Sydney Australia with what will be the biggest five days of Trek ever!
2014 Continentals Playmats!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJune 16th
TrekCC Playmats - that has been long asked for and long awaited - are coming to our Continental Championships in 2014!
Change to Tournament Levels
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayJune 4th
With the introduction of the TREK MASTERS, a change was required to balance the distribution of ratings across all tiers of tournaments.

May 2014

2014 World Championships
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanMay 25th
The 2014 World Championships will take place in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA at GenCon, from August 14-17.

April 2014

2014 Continental Championships
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayApril 29th
Take on the best in the land this July for a chance at the coveted title of 2014 Continental Champion!
2014 European Continental Championships
by Nicholas Yankovec, Second Edition Brand ManagerApril 5th
The European Continental Championships come to the heart of London in July 2014
2014 Danish Second Edition National Championships
by Peter H. Møller, AmbassadorApril 3rd
The Danish Second Edition National Championships return to Aarhus.
2014 North American Continental Championships
by Jeremy Benedict, Chief AmbassadorApril 2nd
The 2014 North American Continental Championships invade Minneapolis, July 11-13!

March 2014

2014 Australian Continental Championships
by Steve Hartmann, Australian OP CoordinatorMarch 18th
The 2014 AC returns to Sydney from the 3rd to 6th of July 2014, once again graciously hosted by our good friends at Good Games Hurstville!
Organized Play Guide Update - OPG 4.1
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayMarch 10th
The second of 2014's updates to the Organized Play Guide goes live on Monday the 10th of March 2014 and takes effect immediately.

February 2014

2014 German Second Edition National Championships
by Thomas Schneider, European OP CoordinatorFebruary 17th
The Second Edition Nationals Championships return to Kassel.
Reminder: 2014 Regionals Applications Due!
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 14th
UPDATED: 21st Feb 2014. Applications due on Friday the 21st of February 2014!
Organized Play Guide Update - OPG 4.0
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 7th
The first of 2014's updates to the Organized Play Guide goes live on Monday the 10th of February 2014.
2014 European Continental Championships
by Nicholas Yankovec, Second Edition Brand ManagerFebruary 7th
"London calling to the faraway towns, now war is declared, and battle come down" - the Clash
Welcome to the Team, Steve Hartmann!
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 6th
Please warmly welcome Stephen "chompers" Hartmann, The Continuing Committee's new Australian OP Coordinator!
2014 North America Continental Championships
by David Kuck, North American OP CoordinatorFebruary 5th
Battle North America's best July 11-13 in Minnesota!

January 2014

2014 Regional Championships
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayJanuary 30th
Details for 2014 Regional Championships can be found here (note: applications are now closed).
2014 Australian Continental Championships Coming this July!
by Matthyas Kiraly, Acting Australian OP CoordinatorJanuary 28th
On the weekend of the 5th/6th of July 2014, Trek returns to Hurstville for the 2014 Australian Continental Championships weekend!
Achievement Errata: A Warrior's Dance
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterJanuary 23rd
You ever Dance with the Fek'lhr in the pale moonlight?
Printability - It's Time
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayJanuary 22nd
The time has finally come to announce that as of Monday the 3rd of February 2014, every card will become printable.
2013 Brisvegas Second Edition Nationals Status Update
by Matthyas Kiraly, Director of Organized PlayJanuary 15th
The originally advertised status of the Second Edition event at the 2013 Brisvegas Chamionships as a National Championships will be restored effective immediately, crowning tournament winner Garry Dillon as joint 2013 Australian Second Edition National Champion.
Matthyas Kiraly is Our New Director of Organized Play
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJanuary 10th
Effective immediately, Matthyas Kiraly (stoovie) has accepted the position of Director of Organized Play.
Return to Farpoint Tournament Series Announcement!
by Daniel Matteson, Tournament DirectorJanuary 6th
2014 will see the arrival of a new Online Tournament Series for the Second Edition. We're going back to the beginning.

December 2013

Happy Merry!
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterDecember 25th
Whether or not you celebrate the holidays this time of year, the Continuing Committee has a gift for everyone: New achievements!
Worst Case Scenario: The Battle of Wolf 359
by Andrey Larin, SurvivorDecember 19th
They are here. The war has come and you must choose to either stand against them or become one with the Borg.
New Year's Revolution is Coming!
by Kris Sonsteby, Staff WriterDecember 18th
T2E Entertainment and the greater Minnesota 'trek player base are proud to announce the eighth installment of our annual extravaganza, the New Year's Day Charity Draft! Read on for full details about how you can help them out in just a few short weeks!
Two Staffing Changes
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 16th
Today, we are sad to announce the departure of two of our most valuable volunteers.

November 2013

2013 North America National Championships
by David Kuck, North American OP CoordinatorNovember 7th
Can you claim the title of Canadian or United States National Champion?
Starbase Indy: The 18th Generation
by Andrew Dick, HoosierNovember 7th
Science Fiction convention and Star Trek CCG gameplay in Indianapolis, IN.
2013 World Championships Global Side-Events Challenge Winners
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayNovember 5th
Five sets of 2013 Worlds promos were up for grabs to anyone winning a tournament held during the Worlds extended weekend. Find out who won here.

October 2013

2013 Period of Review - Organized Play Live Hangout
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 27th
The second of our four (4) Google Hangouts, focusing on Organized Play, is Sunday, November 3.
Return to Talos IV: Season 3
by J, Writing Team ManagerOctober 23rd
Tune in for Season 3 of the Return to Talos IV online First Edition tournament series; featuring Worf, Son of Mogh; Mogh, Son of Worf; and an eccentric vulcan.
Worlds 2014 Returns to GenCon
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 18th
The 2014 World Championships for First Edition, Second Edition, and Tribbles will be held at GenCon 2014 in Indianapolis from August 14-17, 2014.
2013 Brisvegas National Championships - 16-17th November
by Matthyas Kiraly, Australian OP CoordinatorOctober 2nd
Celebrate the end of yet another fantastic Star Trek CCG year in Australia and head up to sunny Brisbane for the very first "Brisvegas National Championships" on the 16th and 17th of November 2013!
2013/14 WCT League Season is Now Underway
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayOctober 1st
Do you need a doctor? Julian Bashir features on all three 2013/14 WCT League Promos.

September 2013

Online League Play Returns for a Third Year
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 30th
Announcing the Official WCT online league schedule through to the end of March 2014. The first tournaments begin on Sunday, October 13th.
Applications to Run a 2013/14 WCT League are Now Being Accepted
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 2nd
This year's WCT League season begins on Tuesday, October 1st. Find out how you can renew your league, or begin a new league here.

August 2013

2013 World Championship Promos Revealed
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayAugust 30th
Also announcing the return of the Global Side-Events Challenge for players who can't play in Germany.

July 2013

EUCC Side Event - Chairman's Challenge X
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 10th
The 10th Chairman's Challenge will be held on Sunday, July 21st at the European Continental Championships in Austria!
Printable Card Update - July 2013
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 1st
Our semi-annual printable card update adds twenty-two (22) new cards to the virtual card pools for First Edition, Second Edition, and Tribbles.

June 2013

Series F and Series X Promos Coming July 1st
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJune 21st
Eighteen (18) new promos cards for First and Second Editions will debut in tournament kits starting July 1st!
2013 Australian Academy Championships
by Jamie Lawrence, Tournament DirectorJune 12th
The 2013 AC not enough Trek for you? Then come on down on the 30th of June with the Australian Academy Championships at Sydney's new home of STCCG, Good Games Hurstville!
The 2013 Continental Championships are Approaching
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayJune 10th
Find out what the Promos for the 2013 Continentals - or should that be Khan-tinentals? - will be.

May 2013

Second Edition Errata Document Updated
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanMay 13th
Today's update brings changes to five (5) Second Edition cards.

March 2013

2013 World Championships Schedule
by Thomas Schneider, European OP CoordinatorMarch 28th
Information about accommodation and the Championship schedule for the 2013 World Championships
Changes to Organized Play for 2013
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayMarch 25th
The Organized Play Guide has been updated for 2013. It is effective immediately. Find out what has changed here.
European Continentals return to Vienna
by Julius Melhardt, Local Organizer EC 2013March 20th
European Continentals return to Vienna, Austria from July 19th till July 21st
New Venue for 2013 Australian Continentals this July
by Matthyas Kiraly, Australian OP CoordinatorMarch 16th
After eight years at Good Games Burwood, including a stretch of seven years from 2006-2012, the 2013 Australian Continental Championships will this year be held at Good Games Hurstville on the 4th-7th July 2013!
Scheduling The First Edition World Championship
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayMarch 9th
We're looking for your feedback to help us figure out the scheduling for this years First Edition World Championship.
No Second Edition Errata Today
by Charlie Plaine, Second Edition Lead DesignerMarch 4th
No Second Edition Errata for March; the next scheduled update is April 1st
New Structure Up, New Achievements Delayed
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterMarch 1st
Friday brings the new Achievement structure into play, but Project Jeff achievements will have to wait until Monday.
2013 World Championship Returns to Frankfurt, Germany
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanMarch 1st
The 2013 World Championships will be held in Frankfurt, Germany from October 18th through October 21st.

February 2013

Managing New Achievements
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterFebruary 26th
SirRogue teases a few new achievements and takes a look a the new organizational structure.
2013 Regional Championships Schedule
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 25th
Find out where you can take part in a 2013 Regional Championship tournament.
Pick Your Promos! We Want Your Help!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanFebruary 14th
Help us decide the upcoming series of virtual promos with your input!
Reminder: Regional Applications due by February 20th
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 13th
There are less than eight days to go until the deadline for 2013 Regional Championship applications. Find out which applications have been received here.
GenCon 2013: Room Block Requests
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanFebruary 11th
The Continuing Committee once again has the room block for GenCon 2013.

January 2013

2013 Regional Championships
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayJanuary 30th
Applications are now being accepted. Find out how here.
Reminder: Virtual Card Policies
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJanuary 30th
Virtual cards must remain virtual (not professionally printed) and are never to be bought or sold; all such cards are FREE to all at trekcc.org.
January 2013 Brings New Printable Cards!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJanuary 7th
Our semi-annual printable card update adds twenty-four (24) more cards to the printable pool!
The Return of the Kit
by Dan Hamman, Shipping ManagerJanuary 1st
Tournament kits are back!

December 2012

Tournament Kit Status & Ordering Updates
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 6th
They're back! Find out the details behind the long delay in promo production, and how you'll be able to get promos moving forward into 2013 and beyond.

November 2012

Chief Ambassador Takes Control
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 20th
The newly created position of Chief Ambassador, designed to manage and maintain the Ambassador Corps, will be immediately filled by Jeremy Benedict.
North America National Championships
by David Kuck, North American OP CoordinatorNovember 12th
The 2012 North American National Championship details are still being finalized, but here's what we know!

October 2012

2012-13 WCT League Season is Now Underway
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayOctober 4th
Tsunkatse fighter Hajur features on all three 2012-13 WCT League Promos. Find out our new method of distribution here.

September 2012

Officially Sanctioned Online League Play Returns for a Second Year
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 28th
Announcing the Official WCT online league schedule through to the end of March 2013. The first tournaments begin on Monday, October 8th.

August 2012

Applications to Run a 2012-13 WCT League Are Now Being Accepted
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayAugust 28th
This year's WCT League season begins on Monday, October 1st. Find out how you can renew your league, or begin a new league here.
Achiever vs. Achiever
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterAugust 17th
The new achievement set, code named "Troy" releases today, introducing a new section of PvP achievements as well as some rewards for denying yourself...
Achieve New Goals at GenCon and at Home
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterAugust 3rd
GenCon and NA Continentals aren't the only thing coming in mid-August...

July 2012

2012 World Championships Global Side-Events Challenge
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 30th
Celebrate the first ever World Championships in Australia, no matter where you are in the world, with a chance to win a set of all three (3) World Championship promos!
European Continentals Brings the Next Chairman's Challenge
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 11th
Take up the next Chairman's Challenge for the 2E event on Sunday, July 22nd during the European Continental Championship weekend!
Semi-Annual Printable Promo Update!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 2nd
Today, 2 July, is the first Monday in July and thus brings an update to the list of printable promos!
New Promos, New Tournament Kits
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 2nd
It's the first Monday in July, and that means new tournament promos and new tournament kits! Find out what the back half of 2012 has to offer in today's update!

June 2012

2012 Continental Championship Promos
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJune 29th
Take a look at the trio of Continental Championship promos up for grabs at all three Continental Championships in 2012!

May 2012

2012 Australian National Academy Championships
by Matthyas Kiraly, Australian OP CoordinatorMay 22nd
Tribbles CCG followed by some Academy-format Second Edition, kicking off the biggest annual Star Trek CCG-fest in the world. Make it so!

April 2012

The Next Generation: Welcome to the Block!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanApril 6th
Find out exactly what's available for use in block, how block tournaments are going to work, and a little bit about the whys, the whens, and the future of block.
First Edition and Second Edition CRDs Delayed
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanApril 2nd
We're working diligently to bring you updated rules documents (including errata and clarifications) but we need more time.
World Championship Rotation - April Fools!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanApril 1st
In our to continue our efforts to expand and diversify high level organized play, The Continuing Committee is announcing a new global World Championship initiative.

March 2012

OP Achievements Adjusted
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterMarch 28th
In the wake of the Organized Play announcement, a number of achievements are being updated to clarify how they fit in with the new system.
Changes to Organized Play for 2012
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayMarch 26th
The Organized Play Guide has been updated for 2012. It is effective immediately. Find out what has changed here.

February 2012

2012 Regional Championships Schedule
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 27th
Find out where you can take part in a 2012 Regional Championship tournament.
North American Continentals Returns to GenCon 2012
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanFebruary 16th
The 2012 North American Continental Championships for all three games will be held at GenCon 2012 in Indianapolis, IN from August 16-19.
Reminder: Regional Applications due by February 19th
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 13th
There are fewer than 12 hours to go until the deadline for 2012 Regional Championship applications. Find out which applications have been received here.
I Dare You To Do Better
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterFebruary 3rd
Happy Anniversary! It's been a year since the Achievements program was announced. What's new?

January 2012

2012 Regional Championships
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayJanuary 31st
The countdown to the 2012 World Championships in Australia has begun. Find out how to apply for a 2012 Regional Championship here.
Cloaked Achievements
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterJanuary 25th
As we lead up to one year anniversary of achievements, the achievements master reveals hints on how to claim those elusive hidden achievements, and new tools to help.
First Edition and The Future
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJanuary 23rd
Chairman Charlie Plaine outlines plans for the next few years of First Edition design, development, and organized play.
A Community of Achievers
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterJanuary 13th
SirRogue gives you a sneak peak into what is in store for Achievements in the new year.

December 2011

Unity Release Events
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayDecember 22nd
Find out where you can get your hands on an alternate-image Seven of Nine (Annika) promo to celebrate the release of Unity.

September 2011

Announcing Officially Sanctioned Online Play
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 16th
Official online league play begins on Monday, September 26th.
Imagine What We Could Achieve...
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterSeptember 5th
New achievements are here!
2011-12 WCT League season is underway
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlaySeptember 2nd
Find out how you can get your hands on a Pendari Champion league promo.

August 2011

New Achievements Are Coming...
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterAugust 29th
Achievements so new, they required a system overhaul! Better make sure your decks are prepared...

July 2011

Kira Nerys (Ih'valla)
by Charlie Plaine, Acting Second Edition Lead DesignerJuly 12th
Effective immediately, an erratum for Kira Nerys (Ih'valla) is now in effect.

June 2011

New Tournament Kits Now Available for Pre-Order!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJune 17th
The new Series C and Series VII tournament foils will be rotating into kits starting on July 1, 2011, but you don't need to wait - pre-order your kits now!
Ambassadors Assemble!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJune 3rd
Our Ambassador corps is ready for action! Find out who is representing your area, and how you can contact them to help promote your favorite games!
2011 Australian Biermeister Nationals Update
by Matthyas Kiraly, World Biermeister Association: Australian BranchJune 2nd
New venue secured, as well as more information regarding this special format event that opens the 2011 Australian Continental Championships weekend with a BANG!

May 2011

Milestone Reached!
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayMay 17th
Commemoration of a significant number of sanctioned tournaments.

April 2011

Achievement Unlocked!
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterApril 27th
SirRogue introduces a few new functions of the Achievements system and answers some Frequently Asked Questions.
Achievement FAQ
by Rogue Shindler, Achievement MasterApril 26th
Answers to some Frequently Asked Questions about the Achievement system.
April Fools! Coming in 2011: Living Witness
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanApril 1st
The Continuing Committee is proud to bring you our first digital expansion, Living Witness, coming this summer to online play for both First and Second Edition.

March 2011

Big Changes to Organized Play
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayMarch 28th
Please read this article if you participate in First Edition, Second Edition or Tribbles tournaments. Significant changes to Organized Play are effective immediately.
Australian Continentals Back in Sydney in 2011!
by Matthyas Kiraly, Australian OP CoordinatorMarch 21st
Bigger than ever before! Sydney once again will host the Australian Continental Championships over the first week of July this year.
Late Additions to the 2011 Regional Championships Schedule
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayMarch 9th
Regional Championships added in Eschenbach, Germany; Richmond, VA and River Falls, WI.
German National Championship 2011
by Thomas Schneider, European OP CoordinatorMarch 7th
At the end of this years Regional season, the best German players will gather in Kassel to play one last Regional, to have some pizza, and to figure out who will become the next German National Champion.
2011 Regional Championships Schedule
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayMarch 1st
Find out where you can take part in a 2011 Regional Championships tournament.
New Region Names
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayMarch 1st
Andoria, Deep Space Station K-7, Kazon Collective and Briar Patch join the list of Regions, and Deep Space 9 lives on.

February 2011

Ambassadors Assemble!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanFebruary 21st
Are you interested in expanding the games in your community? Are you willing to teach the game to new players in your region? Then you might be a perfect fit for our Ambassador Program! Find out more inside.
Reminder: Regional Applications due by February 20th
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 14th
There is less than one day to go until the deadline for 2011 Regional Championship applications. Find out what the 2011 Regional Championship promos are here.
Name your new Region!
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 7th
If you live in Australia, or the states of Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska or Wisconson; this is your chance to pick a name for your new Region.
Achievements Are Here!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanFebruary 3rd
It's 2011, and the achievement system is finally here!

January 2011

2011 Regional Championships
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayJanuary 26th
The countdown to the 2011 World Championships has begun. Find out how to apply for a 2011 Regional Championship here.
Now Accepting Bids for 2011 North American Continental Championships
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJanuary 21st
The Continuing Committee is now accepting bids from play groups interested in hosting the 2011 North American Continental Championships.
Changes to Regions for 2011
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayJanuary 18th
The Deep Space 9 Region is being split in two, and the Nekrit Expanse Region is being split into three. This is your chance to suggest names for these new Regions.
More Cards Made Printable
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJanuary 3rd
It's the first Monday in January, and that means more cards are officially printable!

December 2010

Requisition Your 2011 Tournament Kits Now!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 24th
The First Edition Series B, Second Edition Series VI, and Tribbles tournament kits are now available for requisitions in The Promenade!
Improvements to Organized Play for 2011 Poll
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayDecember 6th
Your chance to vote on ways to improve our organized play.
Coming in 2011: Achievements
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 3rd
Coming in 2011, the Achievement system will reward you for playing Trek and Tribbles, and give you a great way to compete with your friends and show off your skills!

November 2010

Improvements to Organized Play for 2011
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayNovember 5th
This is your chance to let us know how we can improve.
First Edition Nationals West Update
by Jeremy CommandeurNovember 4th
Two important updates on US Nationals West happening Saturday, November 20th at 2 PM.

October 2010

Second Edition US West 2010 National Championships
by David Kuck, North American Organized Play CoordinatorOctober 29th
The US West National Championship for 2010 is being held in Chicago, IL on January 15th, 2011. Find out more!
First Edition US 2010 National Championships
by David Kuck, North American Organized Play CoordinatorOctober 20th
Find out when and where the 2010 US National Championships are being held for First Edition!
Thank You - Mona Foil Update!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 14th
Thanks to you, GenCon and Worlds 2010 were huge successes! We want to thank all of you that participated, and congratulate all of our foil AP Mona winners.
We Want Your Help!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 13th
Would you like to help us decide what cards will become future virtual promos? Sound off today!

September 2010

Want to be a World Champion?
by Dan Hamman, Tribble BreederSeptember 23rd
Do you want to earn yourself a World Champion title, but don't have the skills for First or Second Edition? Try your hand at Tribbles in Germany, and you may find that being lucky is as important as being good.
2010 2nd Annual Worlds Prediction Show
by Kevin Jaeger, Creative ConsultantSeptember 3rd
Its back for a second year! 2008 World Champion Kevin Jaeger gives his wild predictions for the upcoming 2010 World Championship. How accurate will he end up being? We'll just have to wait to find out.

August 2010

Early Bird registration for Worlds will close soon!
by Thomas Schneider, European OP CoordinatorAugust 24th
World Championship 2010 is only a few weeks away. Make sure you are not missing the pre-registration discount.
2010 League Kits
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanAugust 23rd
League directors are now able to requisition the 2010-2011 WCT League Prize Kit from The Promenade, featuring the AP Federation Garak!

July 2010

Mona Luvsitt - Now Printable!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 30th
Thanks to the outstanding efforts of the community, the standard template version of Mona Luvsitt is now printable!
World Championship Schedule and Pre-Registration
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 9th
The official schedule for events at the 2010 World Championship in Frankfurt am Main, Germany - plus pre-registration - is now available.

June 2010

2010 Australian Continentals Preview
by Kieren OttonJune 27th
Kieren Otton gives us the skinny on the 2010 Australian Continentals!
2010 Australian Continentals Weekend Audio Commentary
by Matthyas Kiraly, Australian OP CoordinatorJune 26th
Keep up-to-date with the weird and wacky commentary, recorded live from the 2010 Australian Continentals, unedited, unscripted and UNCENSORED!
Restoring First Edition - Part 3, Eliminating the X-list
by Nick Fancher, First Edition Rules MasterJune 15th
How is the X-list in OTF not like any other X-list?
Trek Schedule at GenCon 2010
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJune 14th
Find out when and how you can play Trek at GenCon 2010 in Indianapolis!
Restoring First Edition, Part 2 - Announcing OTF
by Nick Fancher, First Edition Rules MasterJune 8th
So what exactly is OTF, and why is it going to work?
Restoring First Edition, Part 1 - What is Wrong?
by Nick Fancher, First Edition Rules MasterJune 7th
Before we can restore First Edition, we need to have a clear idea of what is wrong, and why everything we have tried before has failed.

May 2010

2010 North American Continental Championships
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanMay 31st
GenCon 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana will play host to the 2010 North American Continental Championships for both First and Second Editions
The Klagenfurt Regional
by Johannes Klarhauser, Staff WriterMay 26th
Johannes Klarhauser reports from his trip to the Regional tournament in Klagenfurt, Austria
2010 European Continental Championships Coming to England in July!
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayMay 20th
The weekend of July 24th/25th sees the First Edition and Second Edition European Continental Championships coming to High Wycombe, England.

April 2010

Infinite Diversity Pre-release and Release Weekend Events
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayApril 23rd
If you want to know where you can get your hands on an alternate-image Olarra promo to celebrate the release of Infinite Diversity, read on.
World Championship 2010
by Thomas Schneider, European OP CoordinatorApril 1st
With Regional season starting today the Road to Worlds 2010 has been opened. Figure out what is expecting you at its end.

March 2010

European Championship 2010 to be Held in ... Your Country?
by Thomas Schneider, European OP CoordinatorMarch 4th
The European Championship is looking for a new home. Can you offer it?
What's in a Regional Kit?
by Dan Hamman, Shipping ManagerMarch 2nd
The 2010 Regional kits will be shipping to all approved tournament directors soon. Here are the contents!

February 2010

2010 Australian Continentals in Sydney this July!
by Matthyas Kiraly, Australian OP CoordinatorFebruary 27th
Sydney will play host to both First Edition and Second Edition Australian Continental Championships in July!
Regional Championships Series 2010 Schedule
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 26th
Find out where you can take part in a 2010 Regional Championships Series tournament.
Reminder: Regional Applications Due by February 21st
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 15th
There are less than seven days until the deadline for 2010 Regional applications passes.

January 2010

Regional Championships Series 2010
by James Hoskin, Director of Organized PlayJanuary 26th
Reigning World Champions Franklin Kenter (First Edition) and Neil Timmons (Second Edition) may have only been crowned five months ago, but that doesn't mean you can't start thinking about usurping their thrones next year. The Road to Worlds 2010 starts here...
Organized Play Guide Update
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJanuary 11th
The Organized Play Guide for both editions has been updated.

December 2009

Allegiance: Virtual Release Promos
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 25th
Even though our store is down, we didn't want you to miss out on the fun of a release kit!
4th Annual New Year's Day Charity Draft
by Kris Sonsteby, Freelance WriterDecember 22nd
T2E Entertainment and the greater Minnesota 'trek player base are proud to present the 4th Annual New Year's Day Charity Draft Tournament to benefit the Twin Cities Chapter of Feed My Starving Children. Read on for full details about how you can rock it with The Big Goodbye and the rest of our "orange hat" brethren this New Year's Day at OP2K!
The Next Wave of Printable Proxies
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 18th
Now it will be even easier for new and returning players to participate in tournaments as we roll out even more 2E printable proxies.
Update: 2009 US West National Championship
by David Kuck, North American OP CoordinatorDecember 9th
The 2009 US West National Championship is changing dates.
Chase the Can to Iraq
by Tyler Fultz, Officer-In-Charge of Forward Deployed Trek OperationsDecember 8th
While you're playing Trek this Holiday season, why not do some good, too?
2009 North American National Championships
by David Kuck, North American OP CoordinatorDecember 3rd
The Continuing Committee is pleased to announce the "2009" United States National Championships!

November 2009

Worlds 2010. Germany. Be There. But Where?
by Johannes Klarhauser, Staff WriterNovember 18th
The 2010 World Championship will be held in Europe, and in particular, Germany. We'd like to know where in Germany you would like it to be held. Read on, and express your opinion when you're done.
Virtual Promo Update
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 15th
Find out about many of the missing virtual promos with today's update.
Virtual Format Play
by Torbjörn Lindquist, Freelance WriterNovember 12th
Virtual format is a good format for getting new players into the game since all players are on an equal footing when it comes to card availability. It is also a bit of a challenge to build good decks with limited card availability.

October 2009

15th Anniversary Release Kits Now Available
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 19th
Tournament directors that have run at least one sanctioned tournament may purchase the release kit for The 15th Anniversary Collection.

September 2009

Announcing First Edition Tournament Kits
by Jeremy Commandeur, First Edition DirectorSeptember 13th
The Continuing Committee is pleased to announce the availability of tournament kits to support First Edition. Any registered player may purchase these tournament kits to support local organization efforts.
Choose Your Promos!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 5th
Participate in the Things Past polls and choose the next set of 1E and 2E promo cards!
2009 World Championships Tournament Report, Part 2
by James Hoskin, Staff WriterSeptember 1st
The concluding part of the report.

August 2009

2009 World Championships Tournament Report, Part 1
by James Hoskin, Staff WriterAugust 31st
This year the Hoskin brothers "annual pilgrimage to Gen Con Indy and the Star Trek CCG world championships" involved pilots who like to dive-bomb airports, elbow length rubber gloves, and lots of Star Trek... the movie. Oh, and "nobody knows what you're talking about... ass". Read on to find out more of what they got up to in Indianapolis.
Worf (Chief of Security)
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanAugust 31st
The 2009 Regional game-play exclusive promo, Worf (Chief of Security), is now available for general use.
Tournament Kits and V-Promo Schedule
by Dan Hamman, Shipping ManagerAugust 21st
Revealed at GenCon, The Continuing Committee is proud to announce that future prize kits will include new foil v-promo cards. Also detailed is the schedule for release and distribution of all v-promo cards.
Neil's Day One Ride
by Neil Timmons, Players' RepresentativeAugust 19th
Wanna know how Neil Timmons made it through Day 1 of the 2009 Second Edition World Championship? Read on...
The European Continentals 2009 Fantasy Team Contest
by Johannes Klarhauser, Staff WriterAugust 16th
Did you pick the most valuable players in Potsdam? Find out how your fantasy team did at the European Continentals weekend!
Time to Get Ready for Worlds!
by Jeremy Commandeur, First Edition DirectorAugust 10th
The world championship for First Edition is fast approaching. Here are some last minute reminders.
First Edition Rules Updates
by Jeremy Commandeur, First Edition DirectorAugust 3rd
Four rules documents have an update today, just in time for worlds.
What Lies Beneath
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanAugust 2nd
The Chairman's Challenge returns home to Germany.

July 2009

European Championships 2009 -- A "Small" Prize Update
by Tony Gammell, Director of Public RelationsJuly 29th
Understatement understatement (def.) A form of irony in which something is intentionally represented as less than it is.
Ruling on Random Selection Responses
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 28th
The ruling regarding random selections is clarified for the European Continental Championships and the World Championships.
North American Continental Championships Weekend Tournaments Report (Part 3)
by Kris Sonsteby, Freelance WriterJuly 27th
The conclusion to Kris Sonsteby's experiences at the North American Continental Championships.
This Side of Paradise Release Events
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 27th
The Continuing Committee invites you to celebrate the release of This Side of Paradise with a release weekend tournament that offers special prizes!
European Championships 2009...The Heat is On!
by Tony Gammell, Director of Public RelationsJuly 18th
Sunscreen... check! Shorts and T-shirts... check! BierMeister training video... check! 3 decks and 2 folders... check! A list like that can only mean one thing...
New TD Eligibility
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 15th
Effective immediately, The Continuing Committee invites any registered player to list and run tournaments.
Top 5 and the Not Quite Top 5 Decks
by Kevin Jaeger, Players' RepresentativeJuly 14th
With only a month left to go, reigning World Champion Kevin Jaeger discusses the Top 5 decks that could make YOU the next world champion...and the Top 5 decks that while good, probably will NOT make you the next world champion.
North American Continental Championships Weekend Tournaments Report (Part 2)
by Kris Sonsteby, Freelance WriterJuly 14th
Kris continues his coverage of the North American Continental Championships.
North American Continental Championships Weekend Tournaments Report (Part 1)
by Kris Sonsteby, Freelance WriterJuly 6th
Couldn't make it to the North American Continental Championships? Wanna know what happened? Read on! ...

June 2009

How Well Will You Handle the Wild Side?
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJune 26th
Get a special sneak peek from the fourth Second Edition virtual expansion, This Side of Paradise, this weekend at either the Australian or North American Continental Championships.
German National Championship 2009
by Thorsten Wanek, European Organized Play CoordinatorJune 13th
On the 20th and 21st of May, the most important national tournament will take place again, the German STCCG championship. A Second Edition Standard Format event offering two days of high-quality gaming entertainment in an ideal environment...
2009 Continentals Fantasy Teams
by Matthyas Kiraly, Australian OP CoordinatorJune 12th
Have you chosen your Dream Team of players for the 2009 Australian and North American Continentals?
2009 Australian Continentals - Fantasy Odds
by TrekAustralia's Fantasy Betting DepartmentJune 11th
Australians love a "flutter": check out all the fantasy odds for the 2009 Australian Continental Championships!

May 2009

15 Years of ST:CCG - Looking Forward to European Organized Play Season 2009
by Thorsten Wanek, European Organized Play CoordinatorMay 24th
In 1994, the game with the tongue-breaking name -- Star Trek: The Next Generation Customizable Card Game -- was introduced, and since could uphold its popularity with a faithful community of players.
Revised Format for First Edition
by Jeremy Commandeur, First Edition DirectorMay 24th
Revised Format for First Edition is here. It is a significant and substantial evolution in the game.

April 2009

Be Prepared to Take on the World!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanApril 17th
The official schedule for GenCon Indy 2009 has been released, including all of the Star Trek CCG World Championship events!
Announcing the 2009 North American Continental Championship!
by Dave Kuck, North American Organized Play CoordinatorApril 7th
Think you have what it takes to bring down some of the best Star Trek CCG players on the planet?

March 2009

The 2009 Australian Continentals Are Coming!
by Matthyas Kiraly, Australian OP CoordinatorMarch 4th
A summary of preliminary information for the 2009 Australian Continentals.

February 2009

Additional Tournament Formats for Regionals
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanFebruary 21st
Additional event formats are now available for the 2009 Regional Championship Events!
Regional Championship Series 2009
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanFebruary 14th
The Continuing Committee brings you the first step on The Trek to the World Championship with the announcement of the 2009 Regional Championship Series.

January 2009

Last Week to Submit AI Promo Votes!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJanuary 17th
This week is the final week to cast your votes for the alternate-image (AI) cards you'd most like to see as promos in future releases!
Shape the Future: Pick Your Promos!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJanuary 9th
Help The Continuing Committee decide which cards to make into alternate-image promo cards, and get a chance to win a trilogy of novels!

November 2008

Any Mission, Any Time
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 10th
Like Excelsior, The Continuing Committee begins its own "Great Experiment," and your participation and feedback will be key to the future.

October 2008

First Among First Edition
by Jeremy Commandeur, First Edition DirectorOctober 22nd
Check out this report on the action at the First Edition World Championships.
The Top 10 Things You Need To Know About World Championship Trek
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 21st
Find out the details about the 2008-2009 World Championship Trek League Season, including which hard-to-find card is now a Virtual Promo!
Tournament Kits Available for Pre-Order
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 16th
The first of many future Tournament Kits are now available for pre-order. Quantities are limited, so order today!
Do You Feel Lucky?
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 12th
Want to get your hands on some of the rarest of the rare foil cards? Need an extra incentive to play in tournaments? Find out about The Continuing Committee's quarterly raffles!
How Skilled Are You?
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 12th
Do you have Honor? Treachery? Are you blessed with Leadership or knowledge of Law? Collect all the skills with the new Collectible Skill Badges!
Federation Surprise - Essen '08
by James "RedDwarf" Hoskin, Staff WriterOctober 8th
Mr G. Costanza of New York City found success when he did the opposite of what his instincts told him. You could win a Getting Under Your Skin foil if you try his technique.
Patrol Bonus Zone - Essen 08
by Kevin Jaeger, Staff WriterOctober 1st
Plan on attending Essen? Need an idea for a deck that could win you a Getting Under Your Skin foil? Have I got a neat deck idea for you!

September 2008

Chairman's Challenge IV at Essen SPIEL '08
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 14th
Sunday, October 26th, 2008. Essen SPIEL will see the return of competitive Trek with the 4th Chairman's Challenge event - and this one might be the biggest one yet.
World Championship Trek - Coming Soon!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 14th
League play returns with the worldwide organization of World Championship Trek!
US Nationals Return in November
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanSeptember 10th
National events return to the United States in 2008, with both US-West and US-East events the weekend of November 14th - 16th.

August 2008

2008 World Championships Tournament Report, Part 1
by James "RedDwarf" Hoskin, Staff WriterAugust 28th
It has only been a few days since the festivities finished. Now you can relive them through the eyes of James Hoskin.
2008 World Championships Tournament Report, Part 2
by James "RedDwarf" Hoskin, Staff WriterAugust 28th
Continue reliving the experience through the eyes of James Hoskin in the conclusion to his tournament report.
Congratulations to Kevin Jaeger!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanAugust 17th
Kevin Jaeger defeated twenty-eight (28) other players to emerge as the 2008 World Champion!
Worlds Day 1 Draws 29; Neil Timmons Wins Top Spot
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanAugust 16th
Neil Timmons wins the top spot in the eight-round marathon of Day 1, leading the Top 16 into battle for Day 2.
GenCon Begins!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanAugust 13th
The 2008 World Championship is only a day away as GenCon 2008 begins in Indianapolis!
First Edition Standard Format Update
by Jeremy Commandeur, First Edition DirectorAugust 11th
The infamous First Edition Standard Format X-List gets a long overdue update. Get a glimpse into the history of the format and see what has changed.
Vladimir Vrbata is the new Star Trek CCG European Champion!
by Tony Gammell, Lead Market DeveloperAugust 2nd
34 players attended EC2008...find out how the weekend went!
The 2008 World Championships
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanAugust 1st
Are you ready for the 2008 World Championships? Find out all the details inside!

July 2008

Organized Play Guide Updated
by Matt Kirk, Director of Organized PlayJuly 30th
An updated version of the Second Edition Organized Play Guide is now available for download from the main page of trekcc.org.
Foils, Foils, Foils!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJuly 10th
Need a reason to come to GenCon? Looking for a reason to donate?
Stoovie's 2008 Australian Continental Championships Report
by Matthyas Kiraly, Australian OP CoordinatorJuly 9th
"A Perth Guy" reports in on the Australian Continental Championships
Top 16 from 15 and 14
by Kevin Jaeger, Staff WriterJuly 7th
Kevin Jaeger gives a top 16 list of The Undiscovered Country and What You Leave Behind cards he expects to see at Continentals and Worlds.

June 2008

EC2008-Accommodation Offer
by Tony Gammell, Lead Market DeveloperJune 22nd
4-star accomodation for under 50- Euro per night? Surely not!
World Championship Format Announced
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJune 20th
After several long discussions, and a survey of the players, the format for the 2008 World Championship has been decided.
European Championships 2008 - lets go!
by Tony Gammell, Lead Market DeveloperJune 16th
Now that the regional season is behind us, it's time to crank things up a notch...
Discussing the World Championship
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJune 13th
The Continuing Committee seeks your feedback on the World Championship 2008.
Regional Name Voting Begins!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJune 6th
Not satisfied with the generic name for your Region? Register as a member of your Region and vote on your new name! Details inside.
Welcome to Delta-02!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJune 3rd
The Continuing Committee is proud to announce and welcome the members of the first new Region, Delta-02 in Asia!

May 2008

Where is everybody?
by Chris Lobban, Code MonkeyMay 16th
The Code Monkey's been too quiet recently... that must mean something is in the works...
Virtual Card Policy
by Matt Kirk, Director of Organized PlayMay 9th
Guidelines for using printouts in TCC-sanctioned tournament play.

April 2008

Tournament System - Now Online!
by Chris Lobban, Code MonkeyApril 3rd
You've waited a long time for this... was it worth it?

March 2008

TCC Code of Conduct **Provisional Release**
by Matt Kirk, Director of Organized PlayMarch 25th
Download the new tournament resource now available from The Continuing Committee!
Parek is Coming!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanMarch 9th
Don't have a Parek? Head to the nearest Regional and you can get one this year!
2008 Regional Schedule Announced
by Matt Kirk, Director of Organized PlayMarch 4th
Are you going to join us at one of our 25 worldwide Regionals? Find out more details inside.

February 2008

TDs Playing in Regionals
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanFebruary 21st
Effective immediately, Tournament Directors (TDs) have the ability to play in their own Regional Events. The deadline for Regional Applications has now been extended until 29 Feb 2008.
Regional Applications Available
by Matt Kirk, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 1st
The application for a Regional Championship Event is now available.

January 2008

Interview With Matt Kirk Regarding Organized Play Guide
by Darren Lacoste, Director of Public RelationsJanuary 31st
Now that the latest Organized Play Guide has been released, Darren Lacoste sat down with Matt Kirk to get the answers to some questions.
The Trek to the World Championship 2008
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanJanuary 30th
Want to join the ultimate Trek to the 2008 World Championship? Learn what The Continuing Committee has in mind for the 2008 Championship season.
Organized Play Guide Released
by Matt Kirk, Director of Organized PlayJanuary 30th
The long awaited Organized Play Guide is now available.