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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 124 - So you want to build a PC...

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Headlines for this episode:

Squad Update:

  • Finally expanded into Lambda Andromedae…making the climb to control the system
  • Jane! Stop this crazy thing!  Expanding…again.  From Wodiwodi this time.
  • Really, we don’t want to expand again!  Trying to reduce influence in multiple systems
  • Continued consolidation of multiple systems
  • Massacre mission tourist wreaking havoc in V640

Chig chat:

In-Game News:

Blame The Bard (Galnet Commentary)

Tharoids, their last two incursions on the verge of being ended, move on two more systems in the bubble

Dev news: Streams still not back

  • Update 11 scheduled for March 8th
    • Bruce announces this as a “change”
    • (does that mean they think they are saying things to us?)
  • Update 11 Delayed until “next week” for some things caught in QC
  • Paul Crowther: You will not need to make any jumps to install the social spaces themselves, however the new services are like any other and must be installed in a system that has Carrier Facilities. If your carrier already has a shipyard, its on foot counterpart will already be installed.
  • Bruce said there will be some Horizons fixes in the update.
  • Consoles development is ended - Braben
    • Exploring transfer options but nothing to announce right now.
  • Regular streams and communication will resume next week



Computer Hardware!

Community Corner:

The next buckyball has been announced: Saturday March 19th

Scale Fleet Carrier (link?)

Lost Souls III (The Fatherhood expedition)

Commander hyperdicted in Sol system (


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