Rigelian are a humanoid race inhabiting Rigel V. Rigelians have been a warp capable species since at least the mid 22nd century, and took part in the 2155 Coalition of Planets talks which lead to the formation of the United Federation of Planets. Rigelians are a playable race in Star Trek Online for the Federation faction. Starting with Season 5, this race is unlocked for all players.
It is believed Rigelians have four or five genders. Their internal physiology is similar to Vulcans and Romulans, blood chemistry included. The three races also have similar neurology as they are each susceptible to Tuvan Syndrome, a neurological disease.
- The Rigelian Trade Commission regulated commerce in their system during the 22nd century. They continued to operate their own freighters independently through the 24th century.
- Rigelians think of themselves of being on a spiritual journey towards enlightenment.
- Species trait: Activatable Ground Trait. Activating "Spirit Walk" temporarily increases your damage resistance and provides a surge of healing.
- +60 Hit Points
- +9 Hit Points/sec for 6 sec
- +100 All Damage Resistance Rating for 6 sec