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Celebrate 12 years of Star Trek Online with Season Twenty-five: Shadow's Advance, now live on PC!

Check out the new Event Grand Prize - the Tier 6 Khitomer Alliance Jarok Alliance Carrier, or check out some of the new prizes available from the Discovery: Emerald Chain Lock Box!
And as always, Spoiler warnings ahead!


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Reality shimmers as the box briefly appears to be simultaneously open and closed, before revealing its contents.
- Upon opening a Year of Hell Lock Box.
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Year of Hell Lock Box
Common Inventory
This box contains a random item.

Right-click on this box and select "use" to open.

You must have a Master Key to open the box. Master Keys may be purchased in the C-Store.
Values do not reflect skills or other modifiers

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The Year of Hell Lock Box is a lockbox containing one of several predefined items listed below. It was available from July 16th, 2015 to October 27th, 2015.

Info During special promotional events Infinity Lock Boxes become available.

There is a random chance to receive one Year of Hell Lock Box as a regular loot drop. They are also available to purchase for 200 Refined dilithium icon.png per stack of 20 in the Dilithium Store. They require a Master Key to open, which can be purchased from the C-Store for 125 Zen small icon.png per key, or 1125 Zen small icon.png for 10 keys.


Every Year of Hell Lock Box contains at least 4 Lobi Crystal icon.png Lobi Crystals , as well as one of the following items:


  • The message recieved upon opening a Year of Hell Lock Box may be a reference to the infamous "Schrodinger's Cat" thought experiment involving objects existing in different quantum states simultanously.
  • The lockbox provides added lore regarding the Krenim Coalition.