Star Fleet I: The War Begins! Trivia (Atari ST)
Apple II versionThe Apple II version has random ion storms which would knock out the ships shields. This feature was removed on the PC and the Atari versions of the game.
Cancelled board gameA board game based on Star Fleet was announced in Interstel's 1988 product catalog, but it was never released.
DedicationThe Star Fleet Officers Academy Training Manual Volume I was dedicated to the seven astronauts who died in the Challenger explosion, on January 28, 1986.
- Computer Gaming World
- November 1996 (15th anniversary issue) – #150 in the “150 Best Games of All Time” list