Elite Players Uncover Formidine Rift Mystery

There has been a storyline within the Elite Dangerous background fiction concerning an area of space called the Formidine Rift since 2014. It all started with the books by author Drew Wagar and was expanded upon in many GalNet articles. The biggest mystery of this storyline has just been solved.…

Deadfire

The other day I learned that Obsidian Entertainment is crowdfunding Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire. I absolutely adore the original Pillars, so I chipped in for $80 – even though it's already massively overfunded. I can't wait to get another Pillars game! And what's even better, my pledge includes a…

People

"People, what a bunch of bastards", Roy famously said on The I.T. Crowd. He's right, of course. And techy people are the worst. Case in point: I came across this little gem of a story at work today. Russian guy murders his friend over argument about which graphics card…

Coming Home to Hutton

Since joining the Hutton Orbital Truckers in December, it's been on my to-do list to undertake the legendary journey to Hutton Orbital myself. As you can imagine, this is a bit of a rite of passage and a point of pride for the Hutton Truckers and even some of the…

Glück Auf!

I've been playing Elite Dangerous ever since the alpha (December 2013) and I've never mined a single asteroid. I've traded, done missions and went exploring but I never even bought a mining laser. Tonight, I've changed this. After buying a Keelback yesterday and outfitting it with a fighter bay, I…