"before introducing it".
That means you won't be popping down to the holodeck only to have it break, again, and try and kill your crew anytime soon. It's coming though.
“Anything we can do to make the game feel even more like Star Trek is something we want to do. So, definitely, we want to give people more of their ship,” executive producer Craig Zinkievich of Cryptic Studios told .
“This is one of those things we want to get perfect before introducing it to players, though” he added, “it’s going to be an undertaking”. Indeed, Trekkies are very picky.
Considering the TV shows are all about the ships and the drama on board, this makes total sense to feature in the newly launched MMO. Maybe it'll serve as more than just an aesthetic diversion from all that 'pew pew' in space?