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Loose Screws - Space is bigger than Texas

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The Elite Dangerous Podcast from America!! Our (sometimes) merry cast of professional podcasters play Elite: Dangerous and bring you news, tips, guides, opinions, and some crazy stuff now and then. All about the best space sim ever made.… read more


Episode 149 - Close the Salty Mine!

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Squad Update: 

WAR in ltt 17156, elections in Calarum

Social engineering in LHS 3980 - Success!

Pushing Unktomi into expansion: 

current destination most likely Koraga

Unexpected bit of resistance…FedNecks or someone else?

The “usual suspects” systems starting to overheat again (recent success in LHS 3980 should help)

Brotherhood of Terra Mater - Poking a stick in the FedNeck nest at Elska and giving it a right proper waggle.  War is afoot for control!

All details in the #standing-orders and/or the #loose-screws-factions channels of the Discord.

Thargoid Bug Report:


Bug Bug Report:

Remember to vote up the GPU utilization issue on the tracker!

Now the 8th top voted; keep it going (update from tracks issue)

Anarchy Extinction Bug: the SALVAGE mission SCAVENGER NPCs are still attached to local anarchy and not some neutral pirate faction. You can still be sent on missions by an anarchy faction where you have to murder that faction's NPCs to complete it. (raised by Naboo)

Previously reported as fixed by FDev, it was apparently only fixed for retrieval and protect missions. 

In-Game News:

Blame The Bard (Galnet Commentary)

Dev news: 

Cosmetics Sale. Ship kits 50%, Paint jobs 30%, on-foot stuff and the hazards 20%


FDev’s inability to communicate clearly…?

New Thargoid attacks in 3 systems

New CG? Details? someone…anyone…Beuller?  Beuller?

Community Corner:

Cannon discord torn to pieces by phishing bots 

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