STAR TREK: The Next Generation® Birth of the Federation is the first PC CD-ROM strategy game based on the rich STAR TREK universe! Forged from the cultures, timelines, events and technologies of the hit TV show STAR TREK: The Next Generation®, this turn-based epic emphasizes resource management, combat and diplomacy. Manage a complex economy of empire-level resources, solar systems, and trade routes.
Control one of five major alliances: Federation, Klingon, Romulan, Ferengi, or Cardassian, each with its own set of abilities, strengths, and weaknesses. Encounter over 30 exotic races. And beware, there lurks the potential for a Borg invasion -- threatening ALL players!
Develop your intelligency and use diplomacy to weave a trail of alliances or enemies.
Rise or fall by your ability to develop or acquire technology -- using espionage if necessary!
Construct, maintain and refit a Starship fleet -- and put them to the test as you engage in turn-base 3-D space combat!
Features multiple skill levels, galaxy sizes and other options for long-term replayability.
Multiplayer support for up to five players via LAN, direct connect, modem and internet.