Bright Hub writes: "Cryptic has long been known for the excellent character creation and customization options their games offer players, and Star Trek Online is no different. Fans of the Star Trek series will be pleased to learn that they can choose from a large number of races that have appeared on the show and in the movies over the years. Gamers also have the option to create their own custom race and introduce them to The Federation.
Each race has its own set of bonuses and advantages to go along with their visual distinctiveness. Check out the full listing of racial traits."