The third installment of the Star Trek series is set in the Star Trek: Next Generation universe. As the Klingons and Federation construct a controversial new starbase, the Romulans launch an attack. You must take all three sides in ship-to-ship combat as you command your starship to victory. The game's real-time combat features a streamlined interface, plus improved ship management and maneuvering. Also, for the first time in a Star Trek game, you can recruit and improve officers.