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December 2009

Make It So: Introducing Team Romulan
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 31st
The final team for Make It So, the Romulans, will face off against the Klingons when Make It So begins in 2010!
Make It So: Meet the Klingons
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 30th
The Klingons prepare to enter battle, as the third team to participate in 2010's Make It So competition!
Make It So: Enter the Cardassians
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 29th
Waiting to compete against Team Bajorans, the second of four teams competing in 2010's Make It So is Team Cardassia!
Forging The Empire: A Starfleet Battle Deck
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 28th
Imagine a fleet of NX class starships imposing the will of humanity across the galaxy...
Make It So: The Bajorans Begin
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 28th
This week, meet the contestants for 2010's Make It So competition, starting with the Bajoran Team!
Happy Holidays
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 25th
Enjoy the holidays with some games of Star Trek!
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!
Declare Your Allegiance!
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanDecember 25th
Allegiance, the sixth virtual expansion from The Continuing Committee, is now available for download.
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!
Rule of Acquisition #52
by Kevin Jaeger, Creative ConsultantDecember 21st
The past Ferengi that appeared in the Enterprise episode "Acquisition" were definitely followers of the 52nd Rule of Acquisition - "Never ask when you can take." By working together, they can take "the direct approach.
Allegiance: A New Archer
by Johannes Klarhauser, Staff WriterDecember 18th
An Alien/Human/Ikaaran personnel completes the Starfleet team in Allegiance. Is she worth playing?
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.
Allegiance: A New Captain of the Enterprise
by Johannes Klarhauser, Staff WriterDecember 16th
What would a ship be without a Commander? Find out more about Captain Lorian and the new Starfleet mechanics in Allegiance.
Allegiance: A New Future Enterprise
by Johannes Klarhauser, Staff WriterDecember 14th
In Second Edition, things are different. This time, the Future Enterprise is actually from the past.
Allegiance: Kirk and His Enterprise
by James Hoskin, Staff WriterDecember 11th
Completing the week of text spoilers from the 1979 film Star Trek: The Motion Picture, here is a picture (without the actual pictures) of the Admiral and his ship. Then, an idea for a deck to make use of the whole Motion Picture team from Allegiance.
Allegiance: Old Faces on the Enterprise
by James Hoskin, Staff WriterDecember 9th
Monday's text spoilers showed the new faces on the Enterprise. Now, let's take a look at (well, almost take a look at) two of the old faces from the 1979 film Star Trek: The Motion Picture.
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?
Allegiance: New Faces on the Enterprise
by James Hoskin, Staff WriterDecember 7th
Is there a better way to start the week than with spoilers? This week you'll get to see (well, almost see) the team from the 1979 film Star Trek: The Motion Picture.
Team Deathmatch: Equinox vs. DS9
by Kevin Jaeger, Creative ConsultantDecember 7th
You heard about it. You've been eagerly anticipating it with bated breath. Now here it is, possibly the first in a series depending on if team TOS and/or Team Starfleet and/or Team Ferengi have the guts. LET'S GET READY TO RUMBLE!!!
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!
"If I Were Federation Commander..." Part II
by Kevin Jaeger, Creative ConsultantDecember 1st
In Part I of this article, you were teased with hints of a new O'Brien, you got to see a great new Quark, you found out that there -- sadly -- isn't a new Jadzia, and together, we got the first part of the deck built before coming "Under Siege." In Part II, we will finish the deck, see the rest of Team DS9, and throw down a Gauntlet.

November 2009

"If I Were Federation Commander..." Part I
by Kevin Jaeger, Creative ConsultantNovember 30th
If you are someone who desperately wishes the Deep Space 9 faction had more competitive deck designs, then you need to read this two-part 'article with decklist' piece. If you just want more information on "Allegiance", you should read this article. If you are looking to save money on car insurance, get lost. Brad's opinion notwithstanding, this is a great article. :)
Allegiance: Anything to Get Home
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 27th
Check out the rest of the Equinox crew, and see how they work in action.
Allegiance: Reloading
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 24th
Find out how the Equinox personnel get the things they need, and keep the engines burning hot on their quest to get home.
Allegiance: Fuel For the Fire
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 23rd
Learn all about the crew of the U.S.S. Equinox and just how far they are willing to go to get home.
Allegiance: Lots of Little Pieces
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 20th
Find out some of the history and some of the contents of the upcoming virtual expansion, Allegiance.
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.
Giving Your Starter a Boost (Part 2)
by Keith "Foreman" Morris, Freelance WriterNovember 11th
Keith brings us Part 2 of his article on how to improve your starter decks... virtually.
Giving Your Starter a Boost (Part 1)
by Keith "Foreman" Morris, Freelance WriterNovember 10th
So, you got your hands on a starter of Star Trek CCG, and played a few games, and now you are ready to start building your own decks... but you're not sure your budget can handle buying a lot of cards. Read this article to get some advice on using virtual cards to give your starters a boost.
DeckPADD 1.7.6 Now Available
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanNovember 8th
The long awaited updated for DeckPADD featuring the cards from This Side of Paradise also features all the cards from The 15th Anniversary Collection.
Changeling Infiltrator
by Kevin Jaeger, Creative ConsultantNovember 5th
The best person to pose as is someone who can't possibly expose you as a fraud. So let's get back to the good old days of impersonating captives.
The Best Evek Yet
by Kevin Jaeger, Creative ConsultantNovember 3rd
Forget all those other Eveks. This is the one you will play with. I guarantee it. You will consider playing Cardassians in high-level play again because of this Evek. I guarantee that, too.

October 2009

Legacy - Left Behind and Repressed Message
by James Hoskin, Assistant DesignerOctober 29th
Tales from one small part of the Legacy design team.
Legacy - Memories of the Early Years
by Chris Lobban, Assistant DesignerOctober 27th
When asked to design a card to celebrate 15 years, what did I look to?
Exocomp
by Johannes Klarhauser, Staff WriterOctober 27th
Doing dirty work for others since 2369.
Are You Ready to Make It So?
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 23rd
Do you have what it takes to become The Next Assistant Game Designer? Find out!
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.
The 15th Anniversary Collection
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 16th
The 15th Anniversary Collection arrives on Friday, November 6, 2009.
Project Gratitude
by Charlie Plaine, ChairmanOctober 14th
November brings us the 15th Anniversary of the Star Trek CCG. Help us express our thanks to those that brought us together and showed us how to expand our power in the universe.