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December 2008

Quark, Son of Keldar
by David Runyon, Staff WriterDecember 29th
Quark, linked in holy matri-money? With his blushing bride, Quark Son of Keldar is half of the most powerful married couple in the game.
I Hate Stefan DeSeve
by David Runyon, Staff WriterDecember 29th
I have always hated Stefan DeSeve. So what is he good for?
Happy Holidays!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 24th
The Continuing Committee is proud to be part of this community, and wishes each and every one of you a happy holiday season!
Tough Little Ship
by Stephen Lee, Staff WriterDecember 22nd
No, the Riker boys aren't gushing about the U.S.S. Defiant again. Identity Crisis spoiler and deck design!
Tacking Into the Wind
by Stephen Lee, Staff WriterDecember 22nd
You stole my battleship! Identity Crisis spoiler.
Kathryn Janeway (Regretful Leader)
by James "RedDwarf" Hoskin, Staff WriterDecember 19th
Tales from the Raise the Stakes design team - Part II.
Defensive Upgrades
by Johannes Klarhauser, Staff WriterDecember 18th
"I heartily endorse the use of this card." -Rishon Uxbridge, 1E Veteran
Geordi LaForge (Battleship Engineer)
by James "RedDwarf" Hoskin, Staff WriterDecember 17th
Tales from the Raise the Stakes design team - Part I
Always Welcome
by Darren Lacoste, Editor in ChiefDecember 16th
"I should have done this long ago."
"You were always welcome."
William Ross "Temporary" Ally
by Kevin Jaeger, Player's RepresentativeDecember 15th
He's a big help. Act now while supplies last!
Future Imperfect
by Seth Claybrook, Packaging AficionadoDecember 15th
The Continuing Committee has created unique expansion icons to help differentiate older sets. Take a peek into the thought process behind the design of these new icons.
Premium Website: How to Join
by Chris Lobban, Chief ProgrammerDecember 15th
Now that you know what it does, how do you get one?
Raise the Stakes: Wrapper Week!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 14th
The cards featured on Johnny Holeva's excellent flow pack wrapper graphic for Raise the Stakes will be revealed this week!
The First Couple of Identity Crisis
by Jeremy Commandeur, First Edition DirectorDecember 12th
This week's Identity Crisis cards are Leeta and Rom. What makes them special in my mind is that I include Rom and Leeta in almost all of my Bajoran decks and almost every Ferengi deck I build. Few dual-affiliation personnel have such strong utility for both of their affiliations.
First Edition Rules Updated, Part I
by Jeremy Commandeur, First Edition DirectorDecember 4th
Holy Timewarp, Batman! The First Edition Rules are updated!
First Edition Rules Updated, Part II
by First Edition Rules CommitteeDecember 4th
In Part I, the First Edition director introduced the first rules update in five years, and provided a bit of background information. Here in Part II, the members of the rules committee provide some elaboration on the updated rules.
Premium Website: Two More Features Unveiled
by Chris Lobban, Chief ProgrammerDecember 1st
The fourth entry in this series of bi-weekly articles comes with a holiday present.
The Emissary: Not Just for Bajorans Anymore
by David Runyon, Staff WriterDecember 1st
Your favorite Creole-cooking Starfleet Captain also doubles as your favorite Bajoran religious figure.
Kira, Kira, Kira
by David Runyon, Staff WriterDecember 1st
With so many versions of Kira available (this and one other from First Edition, not including The Intendant; and ten backwards-compatible versions in Second Edition, including one virtual card), why should you pick this one?

November 2008

Romulans Gone Rogue
by Adam Warpinski, Staff WriterNovember 24th
Romulans... they are green and sneaky. But what happens when, like chameleons, they change they color?
Make a Statement
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 24th
Raise the Stakes is all about big costs and big effects... and sometimes, that means letting your opponent know how far you're willing to go.
Garak to the Rescue
by Stephen Lee, Staff WriterNovember 23rd
"...never underestimate my gift for survival." -- Call to Arms. This article contains an Identity Crisis spoiler and a deck design!
The Captivating Ilon Tandro
by Stephen Lee, Staff WriterNovember 23rd
A captivating personality goes a long way for any dignitary, even a fictional one from the Star Trek universe. Identity Crisis spoiler!
US Nationals West
by Kevin Jaeger, Player's RepresentativeNovember 21st
He had an idea for a new system of economics. He built it, and he set it loose. But like his predecessor, Ronald Reagan (and his theory of Trickle Down), his idea needs work because in its most basic form it is okay in theory, but in practice, it's not so good.
Referee Icon Reprints
by Jeremy Commandeur, First Edition DirectorNovember 19th
This week, The Continuing Committee is releasing fully tournament legal reprints of Q's Tent and all of the First Edition Referee-icon cards.
Prototypical
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 18th
Check out the first official spoiler from the upcoming Virtual Expansion, Raise the Stakes!
Premium Website: The Details Continue
by Chris Lobban, Chief ProgrammerNovember 17th
This third article in the series discusses another new feature, plus a special bonus for long-term members.
Ante Up
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 14th
It's time to put up or shut up. Go big, or go home. In short: it's time to Raise the Stakes
The Power of Purple - Part II
by Jeremy Commandeur, First Edition DirectorNovember 12th
Long before the Vidiians and Hirogen got their spiffy super outposts, there was another...
The Power of Purple - Part I
by Jeremy Commandeur, First Edition DirectorNovember 12th
Overseer Odo rocks. Once upon a time, the Alliance did, too (back when they still had cloaking devices). Take a second look at this week's first Identity Crisis card.
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.
Data and Picard: Android, Captain, Civilians, Spies
by David Runyon, Staff WriterNovember 8th
Need a Romulan version of Jadzia Dax? Need a Civilian Android with more than one skill? Need a good reason to wear a burlap robe to a Star Trek convention? Look no further than Data and Picard.
Major Rakal: Empaths in Disguise
by David Runyon, Staff WriterNovember 8th
Major Rakal: Not just a surgically-altered-to-look-Romulan half-Betazoid, half-human empath anymore.
Identity Crisis!
by Seth Claybrook, Lead First Edition Graphic Design VolunteerNovember 8th
First Edition gets its first virtual expansion! The cards are not new (no gameplay changes), but they do have a whole new look.
Premium Website: The Next Information
by Chris Lobban, Chief ProgrammerNovember 3rd
The second article in the series, discussing another new feature, plus the pricing scheme.
Coming Soon: Quantum of Reyganomics
by Kevin Jaeger, Player's RepresentativeNovember 1st
Copy the enclosed link into your browser and watch.

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!
Premium Website: An Introduction
by Chris Lobban, Chief ProgrammerOctober 20th
The first in a series of articles revealing details about the new Premium Website
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!