Lave Radio Episode 389 “Schrodinger’s Video Game”  – 10/5/2022

PositionCrew MemberCMDR Name
Head of Health and SafetyBen Moss-WoodwardEid LeWeise
Staff Liaison OfficerClare GoodPsykit
Chief ArchivistColin FordPhoenix_Dfire
(in)Human Resources DirectorShanShan
Tech GibbonChris Mk IVNewell Turner

Download the episode directly from here.

Development News – what have the devs said this week?

  1. 4th May Frameshift Live #7
    2. Wednesday was a one off
    3. FD Wanted to sort out the future of FS live
      1. Moving to a fortnightly show
      2. Still Thursday 16:00
      3. Working out the Framework for the rest of the year
      4. Twitch drops are being shrunk down so you can get stuff in the 2 hours
    4. Console Profile Transfers
      1. Console Commanders WILL BE being copied to PC!
      2. Can still play on Console
      3. if you own ED on Console – you now have ED on PC
      4. When – they will let us know
      5. Arf explains some of the legality of ARX transfers, but highlights there are options – i.e. use your ARX then process transfer
      6. Arf confirms that Horizons servers WILL NOT be shut off
      7. It’s a one off process and there will be a time window for it…
    6. The rest of the year
      1. Update 12
        1. new Mission
        2. Stability
        3. Optimisation
      2. Update 13
        1. Narrative
        2. Stability
        3. Optimisation
      3. Update 14
        1. major narrative
        2. Stability
      4. Update 15
        1. key features
      5. ED IS NOT DEAD
    7. Still want to get guests and devs on
  2. Discovery Scanner [Weekly Update] – 09/05/2022 | Frontier Forums

In-Game Events – what’s happened this week?

  1. 04-May-3308 – Interview with Zachery Rackham
  2. 05-May-3308 – Commanders supply Didio completing Community Goal.
  3. 05-May-3308 – Professor Palin Wants Meta Alloys.
  4. 06-May-3308 – Marlinist Colonies receive their Starports
  5. 09-May-3308 – Rackham archives trillionaire status (Elon in the future anyone?)
  6. 10-May-3308 – TBC
  7. Operation IDA :- Still awaiting thargoids to be cleared before starting hauling.
  8. AXI – their three targets remain ;-
    1. HIP 38225
    2. Paucuman
    3. Didio

Store Alert

  1. Cobra MkIII PHARAOH GOLD (Also Red & White)
  1. Cobra MkIII APOLLO WHITE (Also Black & Green)

Main discussion

  1. Lave Radio’s Reaction to the 
    1. Console Transfers.
    2. The Plan for the future. (Was it enough for people to eat crow?!?)
  2. Other content creator’s reactions ;-
    1. Obsidian ant – Cautiously welcomes the roadmap but is disappointed with the content.
    2. Down to Earth Astronomy – Indicates that he thinks Elite is now a dying game because he doesn’t see anything that will entice people back.
    3. Buur Pit – Seems happy that new content has been confirmed for a year.
    4. Loose Screws – Appear positive but are concerned about what appears to be a lack of content.
    5. Hutton Orbital – Always Happy because they have mugs that we don’t.
    6. Yamiks – Has yet to post a reaction.
    7. Recarrdo Gaming is quite positive about the whole thing.

Community Corner

  2. CMDR Homburger has also written a really good piece about his Buckyballing experience, which he does with all of the races.
  3. The Endurance Expedition is still running until the 12th of may
  4. [SPVFA] Eden’s Gate is the new permanent emplacement in Dryeia Blou JT-F C25-0. If you’re deep in the black or on your way to Beagle, consider stopping by to offload your Cartographic data and ensure its safety before continuing on! 
  5. Trip Omega – Phase 4 is still continuing until 11th May.
  6. Cmdr Britpacked reached out to let us know about an on foot PvP Tournament
    1. Join our Discord to register and learn more!
  7. Elite On Foot Combat Community (EOFCC) in the next message below and go to #deleted-channel for more info!
    1. — Tournament start date —
    2. 14 May 2022

Any other business

  1. Grant is doing a Eurovision “sweepstake” thing where you can sign up to back an entry and if they win you get bragging rights.


  1. Our sister station, Hutton Orbital Radio, Broadcasts on Thursdays from 20:30. You can tune in at  or, for just the audio, at
    1. We have to mention the passing of Cmdr Thomassen (Rolf) who departed for the stars last friday. A commander who was instrumental for the Truckers winning Epsilon Indi, he will be missed.
  2. For the discerning Commander who likes a bit of CQC action, check out the CQC Discord at “”.
  3. We’re also giving a shout outs to the following Elite Dangerous podcasts which have appeared over the last year or are standard regular contributors;-
    1. Algorab AM: An Elite Dangerous Podcast
    2. Cannon Podcast
    3. For Spanish Speakers there is the Elite Cast 
    4. Fatherhood Podcast
    5. Flight Assist
    6. The Guard Frequency (who do other space sims)
    7. Loose Screws
    8. Squeaking Fuel
    9. System Chat
  4. For those who want a literary discussion about Sci-fi and fantasy books. Please subscribe to the Dataslate podcast created by station commander Allen Stroud. 
  5. Following this we have “The Commander’s Guide To The Galaxy” from Galnet News Digest’s Cmdr Wotherspoon and Cmdr BeatleJude.
  6. Thanks to those who have chipped in on Twitch chat and in-game commanders
  7. Special Thanks to Cmdr ToCoSo, Jn Tracks and Allen Stroud who created the music used on the Show.

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