Members of The Federation and Klingon Empire enjoy a rare moment of joint celebration today as Cryptic Studios and Perfect World Entertainment announce the immediate availability of Star Trek Online‘s largest ever expansion, Delta Rising.

Star Trek Online: Delta Rising builds on the famous story of Captain Janeway’s U.S.S Voyager as players uncover a new hand-crafted storyline, and a mix of exciting new gameplay mechanics in a totally free expansion for the award-winning STO. Set 32 years after the events in Star Trek: Voyager, Delta Rising introduces players to the mysterious region of space known as the Delta Quadrant. Remaining true to the effort of capturing the essence of the Star Trek franchise the developers offer the opportunity for players to re-familiarize themselves with a variety of key members of the Star Trek cast including Seven of Nine, The Doctor, Harry Kim, Neelix and Tuvok.

“With
Star Trek Online: Delta Rising, our team continues to
build on our vision of creating the most immersive experience for
science-fiction fans,” said Stephen D’Angelo, executive producer for
Star Trek Online. “The franchise is acclaimed for creating strong storylines, and being able to dig deeper and further develop the
Voyager narrative was an honor for a team full of Star Trek fans.”

Delta Rising also introduces the first increase in level cap for over 4 years. Allowing Captain’s from both sides of the conflict to progress to level 60 and unlock a new tier of ships and equipment.

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Source: Press Release