Since the announcement of Star Trek Online‘s Season 8.5, the developers have teased the upcoming reveal of yet another Trek alumni who would be joining the game’s story. Tim Russ, who portrayed Tuvok on Star Trek: Voyager from 1995 to 2001, will be the latest addition to the Star Trek Online voice-acting cast.
Mr. Russ will reprise his role as Admiral Tuvok in the upcoming featured episode, “A Step Between Stars.” Mr. Russ previously did voice-acting work as Tuvok in 2000’s Star Trek: Voyager – Elite Force and 2003’s Star Trek: Elite Force II. He recently reprised his role as Tuvok in the 2007-2008 live-action fan film series, Star Trek: Of Gods and Men, and is set to direct 2014’s kickstarted pilot, Star Trek: Renegades.
Star Trek Online‘s Season 8.5 is set to be released on January 30th, 2014.