J. Allen wrote:
The U.S.S. James C. Maxwell
engaging in diplomatic relations with the Borg:
I saw this for the first time in game last night and my first thought was OMG Is V'Ger!
Seriously. The plasma torpedoes even make the exact same whoosh
Was Cryptic trying to be funny by bringing that Ilia clone = Borg Queen nonsense back again?
It's much more likely that the Borg have recently assimilated the planet which V'Ger came from. It could well be why they've had a resurgence of late, at least since Voyager infected them with that virus.