By V4liance @ March 12, 2013 at 12:00pm
From this Friday, March 15th, through Sunday, March 17th, Star Trek, comic-book, sci-fi, and fans of other genres will experience MegaCon 2013 in Orlando, FL. Special Star Trek guests include Sir Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn, Marina Sirtis, Gates McFadden, Denise Crosby, John De Lancie and Wil Wheaton. Although online ticket sales have ended, tickets can still be purchased directly from the Orange County Convention Center begenning Friday, March 15th, at 10:30am EST — they will be sold on-site for all three days of the con. For more information about the event, check out the official MegaCon 2013 website.
To celebrate this awesome event, the Star Trek Online team is pleased to offer a special in-game item to attendees that, once claimed and opened, contains a unique Holo-Leeta Duty Officer and “Convention Veteran” title for all characters on your account!
You can obtain a code for this special item through a couple different methods (limit one code per player):
- Twitter – Tweet a picture of yourself at the convention to our official Twitter account, @TrekOnlineGame. Make sure you are also following us so we can Direct Message (DM) you a code and instructions on how to claim the above rewards.
- The STO Forums – Send a forum PM to STO Community Manager Brandon Felczer through this link. Under "Recipient Username(s)", enter: pwebranflakes | Under "Title", enter: MegaCon 2013 | In the "Message" field, include a link to a picture of yourself at the convention. Brandon will respond with a code and instructions on how to claim the above rewards.
- Tweets and Messages will be replied to during the week of March 18th.
We hope you have fun at MegaCon 2013!
Head to the forum thread to discuss!