- For the playable starship, see Varanus Fleet Support Vessel.
- “Devil's Choice”: The I.K.S. Varanus is part of a joint Starfleet/KDF fleet that assists the Romulan Republic defend New Romulus from an Elachi invasion fleet.
- “Halting the Gorn Advance”: The I.K.S. Skaut, I.K.S. Strazss, I.K.S. Vrah, and I.K.S. Zadak command a Gorn fleet attacking the Tostig System.
- Varanus Support Vessels are among the Gorn ships raiding starbases in:
- “No Win Scenario”: In Combat Simulation 347, Varanus Support Vessels are among the Gorn ships attacking a Civilian Transport.
- “Nequencia Alpha System Patrol” (KDF): The player assists the crew of the I.K.S. Tul in obtaining a valuable resource needed on Romulan Republic colonies.
- “Midnight”: The I.K.S. Varanus is part of the Alliance fleet defending the Sol System, where it responds to a distress call from Jupiter Station.
Vessels of the class
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- Like all other Gorn starship classes, the Varanus designation is a reference to reptiles from Earth's fauna and/or mythology. The Varanus is the scientific name for the Monitor Lizard, which is found throughout Africa and Asia.