The Genesis Wave
The Genesis Wave is a Faction Event beginning 12:00 PM ET (16:00 UTC) Thursday, August 18, 2016 and ending 12:00 PM ET (16:00 UTC) Monday, August 22, 2016. Players can complete shuttle missions for the Augments. These missions will drop Victory Points, which unlock Threshold Rewards.
Featured crew give the largest bonuses to faction missions.
All characters below give a bonus to faction missions.
There are 2 sets of rewards given in the event.
- Ranked Rewards which are given at the end of the event based on your rank in the overall event. These are the top-tier prizes.
- Threshold Rewards which are acquired at each level of displayed Victory Points . Victory Points are earned from each shuttle mission.
The Augments have unleashed a new Genesis Wave, resurrecting countless dead beings to be who they were at the time of their deaths. Tasha Yar and other familiar faces have returned, and the Augments need your help in contain[ing] this wave before the Genesis Wave becomes unstoppable.