Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Star Trek Online R&D points??

Posted on 2010-08-23
13
Medium Priority
?
1,175 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-27
I've been playing STO for almost a month now and I haven't figured it all out yet.  My question is this: I travel to Memory Alpha and I have plenty of artifacts, etc, but when I go to buy some equipment it asks for the artifacts AND R&D points.  I can't seem to find out how or where I'm supposed to obtain these points.  Can anyone help me with this?
0
Comment
Question by:ArtG2521
  • 7
  • 6
13 Comments
 
LVL 65

Accepted Solution

by:
rockiroads earned 2000 total points
ID: 33507162
dont know but there is a sto forum if you dont find your answer http://forums.startrekonline.com/index.php
0
 
LVL 65

Assisted Solution

by:rockiroads
rockiroads earned 2000 total points
ID: 33507181
hey, found this guide. does this help? http://www.articlealley.com/article_1644886_81.html and this also http://sto-guide.com/
0
 

Author Comment

by:ArtG2521
ID: 33507494
Yes, those guides do help.  Thanks.
0
New feature and membership benefit!

New feature! Upgrade and increase expert visibility of your issues with Priority Questions.

 
LVL 65

Expert Comment

by:rockiroads
ID: 33507566
Never played the game but loved the movies. Am a fan of series 1 actually, never really got into any of the subsequent series. Last movie made was fantastic, looking forward to the second one
0
 

Author Comment

by:ArtG2521
ID: 33509673
I may be a little older than you, but I was watching series one when I was a kid, so I'm a long time fan.  I will give you my capsule review of Star Trek:
Series one: The best, it started it all.  Get the new DVDs with the enhanced special effects and restored to original quality.
Series 2, Next Generation:  Very, very good, close to the first.
Series 3, Deep Space 9:  A little rocky a t first, but it became very good
Series 4, Voyager: The episodes went from very bad to very good, but you never knew which one was going to be bad or good. Definitely worth watching, though.
Series 5, Enterprise: Skip it, the worst. no true die hard fan liked this series.

Movies: the original crew, 1 to 6 I rate them top (best) to bottom (not so good):
2
4
3
1
6
5
The movies with the Next Gen crew started out good, but got progressively worse.

The new movie? Excellent! A great way to "reboot" the series back to the beginning.

PS - Also a must for Star Trek fans and sci-fi fans, watch Babylon 5.  I highly recommend it!  It's the greatest sci-fi series since Trek. Watch them in order because it's a 5 season story arc.  Once you watch a few shows and get into it, you will not stop watching until you've finished them all.

Also, Stargate SG-1, the best of ALL the Stargate TV series, great stuff!

Enjoy!
0
 
LVL 65

Expert Comment

by:rockiroads
ID: 33511477
Nice summary :) Things I used to watch back when I was younger also but was a little after series 1 (which I think is the best series as well) was Blakes 7, Sapphire & Steel & Space 1999. I watch them now and they look so old but can keep watching ST 1.
If you want to add humour to scifi, watch this british comedy called Red Dwarf. Funny as hell.
0
 

Author Comment

by:ArtG2521
ID: 33513318
Space 1999 I watched.  Blakes 7, always heard of but never saw. Sapphire, never heard of.  Definitely heard of Red Dwarf, but also never saw.  I'll have to check out some of these shows.  You need to check out Babylon 5.  If you want to email me, away from EE, let me know if I can give out an email address on EE.
0
 
LVL 65

Expert Comment

by:rockiroads
ID: 33513456
Thanks. Defo check out Red Dwarf if you can get into the English humour.
0
 

Author Comment

by:ArtG2521
ID: 33514018
"That's no ordinary rabbit"
"We are the Knights who say....kneee"

Monty Python lives forever!  Even in the Fawlty Towers!
0
 
LVL 65

Expert Comment

by:rockiroads
ID: 33514263
Didnt watch too many monty pythons but love the parrot sketch. Remember that? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=npjOSLCR2hE

Fawlty towers is a classic.  
0
 

Author Comment

by:ArtG2521
ID: 33515114
Classic sketch indeed!  I have all the DVDs of Python including their TV episodes
0
 
LVL 65

Expert Comment

by:rockiroads
ID: 33628729
0
 

Author Comment

by:ArtG2521
ID: 33645706
I bought mine a couple of years ago.  This is an excellent deal for a Python fan.
0

Featured Post

[Webinar] Cloud and Mobile-First Strategy

Maybe you’ve fully adopted the cloud since the beginning. Or maybe you started with on-prem resources but are pursuing a “cloud and mobile first” strategy. Getting to that end state has its challenges. Discover how to build out a 100% cloud and mobile IT strategy in this webinar.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Article by: ErwindeVries
Released on the 7th of September this real time strategy game sets a new bar for any real time strategy game. R.U.S.E. is a game made by Eugen Systems and published by Ubisoft and released for the PC, Playstation 3 and the Xbox 360. The setting o…
For those of you searching for a fun but also medium paced MMORPG game I would highly suggest Ragnarok Online. This MMORPG is a bit older than World of Warcraft and in a way is extremely different. Compared to WoW's 3D environment and massive wor…
Despite its rising prevalence in the business world, "the cloud" is still misunderstood. Some companies still believe common misconceptions about lack of security in cloud solutions and many misuses of cloud storage options still occur every day. …
Screencast - Getting to Know the Pipeline
Suggested Courses
Course of the Month8 days, 16 hours left to enroll

876 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question