A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this game.
Violence & Scariness
The game takes place from a top-down perspective and the violence is all space ship based. You will drop bombs, fire lasers and other space weaponry to try and destroy other ships.
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Products & Purchases
The game was released to coincide with the theatrical release of the new Star Trek movie.
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that Star Trek DAC is a game that will garner attention because of the popularity of the newly released movie. The game does not feature any of the voice talent from the movie and is only tied to the Star Trek franchise due to using the Federation and Romulan ships in the game.
Is It Any Good?
What seemed like a good idea on paper really didn't transfer well to the game world at all – similar to other like-minded attempts such as Undertow (also on the Xbox Live Arcade). The game relies on players online to make the game somewhat enjoyable. Playing alone is possible with computer controlled ships rounding out the teams on both sides of the battle, but that gameplay will tire quickly even the most dedicated Trekkies. Downloading the free game demo should be more than enough to see what the game has to offer.
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