|Position||Crew Member||CMDR Name|
|Head of Health and Safety||Ben Moss-Woodward||Eid LeWeise|
|Chief Archivist||Colin Ford||Phoenix_Dfire|
|(in)Human Resources Director||Shan||Shan|
|Tech Gibbon||Chris Mk IV||Newell Turner|
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Development News – what have the devs said this week?
- New players thanks to the Free Epic Store giveaway. The breakdown is 2.5 Million PC users and 1.5 Console players and 8 Million Free Downloads from the Epic Store. Total number of players 12 Million?!??
- Let’s Play: Community Goal
- Stephen and Bruce did the CG no real news that I noticed, although the wednesday AMA appears to be cancelled and they’re choosing questions from the community and answering them on a friday afternoon (See Below).
- They did say that the Narrative (CG and Galnet) is going to proceed at the same pace.
- Tuesday’s Stream.
- No CG on Thursday but something ‘Lore Related’ to find… Arf says he’s planning on making us work for it
In-Game Events – what’s happened this week?
- AXI Now marks the time in which the Eye of the Odyssey begins. This is your chance to earn yourself a copy of the Deluxe Edition of Elite Dangerous Odyssey (Steam) for winning 1st place and a standard copy (Steam) to 2nd.
- This event wouldn’t be possible without CMDR IM2D of NEWP (New Pilots Initiative) and the outstanding staff members over at NEWP which came to us asking if we could do a cooperative event.
- The time trial challenge is this;-
- 1) Start on the Stellaris Invicta [NEWP] in Musca Dark Region JX-T C3-13
- 2) Go to a Threat 5 and collect a Cyclops Tissue Sample.
- 3) Collect the same Cyclops heart.
- 4) Pick up a single Meta-Alloy from a Barnacle Site/Forest or surface site.
- 5) Finish at the Eclipse [AXI] in Musca Dark Region GW-W D1-143
- Operation IDA – is still repairing stations in the witch head nebula. They’ve only got Sherrill Orbital in Haki to go.
- 100,000 Rescues By the Fuel Rats.
- GalNet News – Jasmina Halsey Returns to the Federation
- GalNet News – CG – Sirius and Utopia Compete to Host Galactic Summit
- GalNet News – Marlinist Colonies Receive Emergency Food Supplies
- GalNet News – Councillor Kaine Campaigns for Alliance Votes
- GalNet News – Trial of Fleet Admiral Vincent Begins
- Reddit user LockNLosa bought http://wherethefuckaremyhardpoints.com and redirected to the wonderful “Ship Anatomy” website by teall :D, the awesome website we mentioned the other week showing you where all of your ship’s components are.
- My 1st Asteroid by The High Wake
- The High Wake’s done it again – this time telling a story of a wanna be minor on his 1st expedition!
- Dav Diary 24th Jan 3307
- By GND 🙂
- By GND 🙂
- On the 25th of Jan Down to Earth Astronomy put out a video comparing ‘That other space game’s’ Dev Diary’s with Frontiers? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HqXMzSmad4I&t=124s
- TLDR: RSI actually do Dev Diary’s and FDEV do marketing fluff pieces…
- I (Ben) think he raises a good point
- The SC video Inside Star Citizen: River’s Edge | Winter 2021 – YouTube
- Highlights – Farseer Inc, Deciat – Race 6 of Scarab Mastery Championship
- The Silverbacks Squadron are heading up an expedition to Sagittarius A* and Explorers Anchorage, but taking a curved route up and across the Sagittarius-Carina Arm and the Scutum-Centaurus Arm taking in the Circinus Transit and parts of the Norma Expanse and Arcadian Stream before heading into the Core regions somewhere near the Teal Nebula.
- Reach the Core Regions.
- Collect biological samples.
- Search for POIs in the Circinus Transit.
- Review the systems and boundaries discovered as part of the Drymon Survey of the The Aronnax Expedition 3303.
- Search for POIs traversing the galactic arms between the Drymon Ridge and the Gallipolis.
- Survey the peripheries of the Teal Nebula and visit the Guardian ruins.
- Deliver supplies to DSSA FCs and Explorer’s Anchorage.
- Departure: 3rd February
- Duration: approx. 3 months
- Register Expedition on EDSM
- Contact CMDR Junagu on Inara
- Join the Blodeuwedd’s Branch Discord server
- Our sister station, Hutton Orbital Radio, Broadcasts on Thursdays from 20:30. You can tune in at twitch.tv/huttonorbitaltruckers or, for just the audio, at radio.forthemug.com/.
- For the discerning Commander who likes a bit of CQC action, check out the CQC Discord at “discord.me/elitedangerouscqc”.
- 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.
- Following this we have the amazing Galactic Digest News as supplied by Cmdr Wotherspoon with contributions by cmdr beetlejude.
- 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;-
- Loose Screws
- Elite Week
- Flight Assist (Again!)
- For Spanish Speakers there is the Elite Cast (Dunno if they’re still going let us know)
- Cannon Podcast
- Fatherhood Podcast.