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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 163 - Role-Playing As Podcasters

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Squad Update:

  • 4 Critically over-heating system, including 6 Andromedae, which is at 71.5% and needs emergency cool-offs
  • 1 Potential retreat in Yemaia…which we would like to avoid.
  • New neighbors Ultragarnir in Yemaia.  We’ve opened talks with them about handling some of the local Antal systems since they are a good governmental fit.  We will be retreating out of Midgard at some point to allow them in.
  • Oya Maelstrom update: victory in Lahua.  The first non-Taranis system to be reclaimed by humanity.

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

Thargoid Bug Report:

Bug Bug Report: The bugs still exist and won’t be dealt with until next year

Dev news:

  • Holiday Frameshift Live special
  • Features lots of guests, some games, and an interview with David Braben about the game and community
  • They said “we know” about the bugs; they are working hard on it and expect an interim update in the new year.


  • Thargoid War Mechanics / resistance nerf

Community Corner:

Holiday Charity Drive - Thargaid: Flee from Sol

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