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Author Topic: New Online Trek Game - Star Trek "Academy Trainer"  (Read 2364 times)

Offline Zach

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New Online Trek Game - Star Trek "Academy Trainer"
« on: 17 April 2009 06:21 PM »
In whats seems to be a non-stop and relentless media push for the upcoming Star Trek movie from JJ Abrams, another Star Trek Game has been revealed today.

Whereas Star Trek "D-A-C" is a console game that will be available on X-Box Live and PlayStation Network, Star Trek "Academy Trainer" merely seems to be an online flash style game and while this in of itself is nothing much to be excited about, it does fall into line with something that Hailing Frequency was told in a telephone call with Paramount around a week ago - that there would be a series of games both small and large coming in the next few months.

"As a Starfleet Cadet, you will face a series of tasks, or quizzes. Most of the tasks are timed, and success will depend on prompt solutions. Additional tasks will test your visual acuity, while others, rapid reasoning or memory skills.

The Starfleet Academy Trainer blends elements from the movie with the Star Trek brand and provides reoccurring tasks (visual pattern recognition), where you as a cadet will examine images from the film, searching for discrepancies.

The cadet is given feedback after each task, and at the end of the game, a "profile" is generated which indicates a rank, based on your score (e.g. Ensign - Vice Admiral) and a recommended specialization: Command, Security and Engineering or Science and Medical."


The game is available online now and you can check it out at http://www.addictinggames.com/spotlight/startrek.html or you can check it out below (if you are viewing this message via the forum.

<a href="http://www.addictinggames.com/spotlight/star_trek/startrek.swf" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">http://www.addictinggames.com/spotlight/star_trek/startrek.swf</a>


Offline BLZBUB

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Re: New Online Trek Game - Star Trek "Academy Trainer"
« Reply #1 on: 18 April 2009 02:56 PM »
"Interesting game. The only winning move is...not to play!"

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Offline Sarevok

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Re: New Online Trek Game - Star Trek "Academy Trainer"
« Reply #2 on: 18 April 2009 05:04 PM »
Looke like I beat BLZBUB:

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Like someone just said in the shoutbox: that game is a little screwed up... :|

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Re: New Online Trek Game - Star Trek "Academy Trainer"
« Reply #3 on: 18 April 2009 05:43 PM »
really screwed, i was purposefully screing up and was -500k+, yet still managed to get LTJG
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