LAS VEGAS -- Trekkies, take note. Paramount Parks, which developed
"Star Trek: The Experience" at the Las Vegas Hilton, plans to open
an out-of-this-world expansion to the attraction this spring.
The multimillion-dollar galactic experience will be called "Borg
Invasion 4D," after the Borg collective, which, according to the
Paramount folks, "is an immensely powerful group of cybernetically
enhanced beings who gain knowledge and technology by absorbing
The premise of the attraction, which will use both live actors
and special effects, revolves around visitors touring a futuristic
While there, they are pursued by members of the Borg collective,
who try to capture them using 24th century cybernetic
One of the highlights of "Borg Invasion 4D" will be an original
3D film featuring cast members from the "Star Trek: Voyager" TV
show, including Robert Picardo as the Doctor, Alice Krige as Borg
Queen and Kate Mulgrew as Admiral Janeway.
After their rescue from the Borg, visitors will be able to enjoy
the original "Star Trek: The Experience" attraction as well as dine
in Quark's Bar & Restaurant and browse in the shops at the Deep
Space Nine Promenade, which feature the world's largest collection
of Star Trek memorabilia.