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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 090 - Getting Better Every Day

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Megaship missing

Jupiter Division fights for its future again

Odyssey: Major patch 2 and a 2.1 patch

Odyssey: outfitting UI feedback requested

The Odyssey road map to fixing Odyssey is announced to be on the map to be planned for release on or by tomorrow (Friday)

Squad Update: 

(1) Worlds Collide - Expanded from Ross 310 into Howard...currently fighting invasion war there.

(2) Thanks to a Little Help from our Friends - Won the war in V640 Cassiopeia with help from the neighbors

(3) If You'll Be My Bodyguard - returning the favor by helping BoTM in Beldarkri.

BGS issues:

(1) Current war/asset transfer bug. Factions not properly gaining/losing influence when wars conclude, assets not won/lost, system control not transferring. (  Current in "Acknowledged" status on FDev issue tracker.  Need any examples from the community, and most importantly, upvotes!

(2) BGS deaths of Anarchy factions.  Odyssey changes removed the ability for Anarchy factions to earn bounties in systems they control AND increased 10-fold the number of available missions that target anarchy factions...basically making them the bad guy for the whole galaxy.  Anarchy factions are in full retreat across most of the galaxy...a nearby anarchy PMF with 26 systems is now in 5 wars and losing influence in 19 systems, ( Also Acknowledged and needing upvotes.

Galnet Recap:

New combat CG today involving Jupiter Division and Silver Legal Group in the Ts’ao Tach system.

Dev news:

Tuesday Supercruise News was fully loaded with CMDR stuff

Thursday stream was CQC night in Horizons.

Odyssey fixes:

Patch 2:

Patch 2.1:

Call for UI feedback on outfitting:

Chig chat

Community Comms: 

Operation Ida still on strike (as off the patch today, ida still on strike -hate)

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