Proving that last night was a matter of the servers being too busy, I was able to log on to Star Trek Online this morning.
That got me into character creation where phrases, seen out of context, can be quite amusing. For example, I chuckled every time I looked up and saw:
A while I found that phrase funny, it is certainly the truth. You have two levels of character customization, extremely simple and Cryptic-style complex. So you can, if you wish, customize many aspects of your head.
You are not quite as free with your options as you are in Champions Online. Uniform options are a bit limited, though you can go the “inflict pain through bad color choices” route in that area if you so desire.
When it came to character creation though, I went the “WWKD?”
What would Kirk do?
Kirk would get himself a decent haircut, a gold tunic, strike a heroic pose, and then get on with things.
And so Captain Fabulous was born, ready to report to the USS Wensleydale!
Now to actually find some time to play the game.