There are homages to the series throughout 'Star Trek: The Video Game.' In addition to re-introducing the Gorn, the classic series episodes 'Arena' and 'Amok Time' directly inspired level design and dialog in the game. Sharp-eyed viewers will also notice 3-D chess and a Tribble or two.
You don't need to be a Trekkie to know a new Star Trek video game is about to beam to retail on April 23.
You've probably heard that Paramount and Namco Bandai's Star Trek: The Video Game is a third-person shooter that lets you take control over Kirk and Spock in a two-player co-op (cooperative) mode. The game is set in the same 23rd century world as the theatrical reboot.
This original adventure -- designed for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC -- was penned by BAFTA Award-winning writer Marianne Krawczyk (God of War). ...