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Star Trek Prodigy: Supernova Game Announced

Star Trek: Prodigy Supernova video game announcement Outright Games Nickelodeon Paramount+ Nintendo Switch PlayStation 4 Xbox One PC Tessera Studios

Nickelodeon, publisher Outright Games, and developer Tessera Games have announced the video game Star Trek Prodigy: Supernova for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Outright Games says this is the first Star Trek game to specifically target a younger audience, which makes sense since Prodigy is a TV series that also targets a younger audience. However, no further details have been revealed about the game yet, except that it is “coming soon.”

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Although, we can basically fill in the dots of what to expect. Outright Games has an MO of pumping out family-friendly licensed games that are better than shovelware but aren’t going to win any awards. Its recent and upcoming releases include Fast & Furious Spy Racers: Rise of SH1FT3R, My Friend Peppa Pig, DC League of Super-Pets: The Adventures of Krypto and Ace, and The Addams Family: Mansion Mayhem. If I were to hazard a guess, Star Trek Prodigy: Supernova will likely be a co-op adventure game with maybe some starship battles tossed in.

Star Trek Prodigy: Supernova isn’t the only new game in the franchise in development right now though. Star Trek: Resurgence is also coming to PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X | S, and PC as a narrative adventure. Meanwhile, a new movie is in development (which its own cast didn’t know about), and Star Trek: Picard season 2 is currently airing, with season 3 to bring back the major cast of The Next Generation.

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Former Managing Editor at The Escapist. I have been writing about video games since 2018 and editing writing on IT, project management, and video games for around a decade. I have an English degree, but Google was a more valuable learning resource. I taught English in South Korea for a year in 2018, and it was exponentially more fun than living in Pennsylvania. My major passions in life are SNES, Japanese RPGs, Berserk, and K-pop. I'm currently developing the game Boss Saga with my brother, which is guaranteed to change your life and you should buy it.