The Commanders Update 2.3 will be going live today! The Elite Dangerous servers will be unavailable from around 9.30am BST until the new updates are live. We expect the downtime to last until around 6PM BST. In the meantime, we will have a livestream starting at 2PM BST, so join us there! David Braben will also be doing an AMA on Reddit at 11am too!
- Grey Swan Fleet Destroyed in Shamash December 5, 2023*Pilots' Federation ALERT* Crazed pilots that were killing civilians in the Shamash system have been eliminated. The local security force vessels participating in Fleet Exercise Grey Swan were exposed to an anomalous signal, which then circulated through the fleet's networked comms. This apparently triggered a violent mania that caused them to attack passing traffic. Captain […]
- Aegis Prioritises Research into Thargoid Spire Sites December 5, 2023The rapid evolution of Thargoid barnacle matrix sites into colossal spires has sparked intense scientific scrutiny and concern as to their purpose. Dr Maximo Fonseca, the Allied scientific liaison to Aegis, discussed recent developments in an article for The Empirical: "There's no doubt that these twisting, biomechanical towers are important to the Thargoids. Each site […]
- Hudson Lays Groundwork for Political Successors December 5, 2023President Zachary Hudson has announced a raft of legislation he intends to push during his last few months in office. Political journalists have noted that many of the points would benefit the Republican Party while in opposition to the president-elect Felicia Winters administration. A press release from the Office of the Federal President listed the […]
- Thargoid Abductees Reconnect with Society December 5, 2023People who have been rescued from Thargoid Titans remain in quarantine, but can soon expect family visits and access to comms networks. Aegis reported that bio-storage capsules are still being successfully extracted from the Thargoid motherships, albeit at high risk to pilots. Each revived individual has been placed in medical isolation, as per guidance from […]
- Winters Resists Hudson's Legacy Projects December 5, 2023President-elect Felicia Winters has vowed to defeat new legislation proposed by outgoing President Zachary Hudson. If funded, these initiatives will establish a media standards regulator, set up a political think tank, and merge the Proactive Detection Bureau into the Federal Navy Intelligence Office. Tax rebates will also be granted to all corporations with existing government […]