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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 091 - Art Fights For The User

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Headlines for this episode:

  • fDev promises to fix their communication deficit
  • Odyssey Patch 3
  • fDev calls for information about Anarchy factions

Squad Update: liberate maikoro, and run qama to the moon

Galnet Recap:

Dev news:

Tuesday Supercruise News was all about fDev’s to stance toward communication. Hopefully a good start.

Specific points:

  • More detail about the roadmap; it’s short and vague because it’s a moving target
  • Monthly development focussed streams will happen, about progress, features, consoles, etc.
  • Ship Interiors: no plans (we knew this already, why ask?)
  • No plans for crossplay Fuk dem consoles
  • Game is too dark (tracks disagrees, but could use some tweaks to bloom)
  • Terrain, planet surface is messed up and will be looked at
  • Art pushing for module storage boost
  • Vista Genomics on FCs, possible
  • Mats for suit upgrades: not set in stone
  • No spacewalks
  • VR support: answers promised next week
  • Narrative: entering act 2 of 6. It all leads somewhere

Thursday Let’s Play Stream: Odyssey Conflict Zones

Odyssey fixes:

Patch 3:

Fixes to AI ships docking and launching have been implemented, so that AI ships should no longer get stuck waiting to dock or launch, including player taxis. - should as a secondary effect reduce traffic in highly congested systems like colonia, shinrarta dezhra and ross 310

Anarchy PMF info call:

Chig chat: uh chigs not here?

Community Comms:

AXI thinks they have isolated the long-lived invincible heart issue, and created a workaround guide until it’s fixed.

Link to issue tracker:

Ida finishes beaten court base, and cole point, quick to be working on the next few stations

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