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  • 06

    Jul

  • 06

    Jul

    We'd like to wish our visitors from the US a happy and

    safe

    Fourth of July this year. If you're partaking in fireworks, keep water or a fire extinguisher handy and protect your eyes and hands. I, for one, will be indoors celebrating our army's ability to take over the

    airports

    243 years ago.

    fireworks-big.gifAfter last week's cancellation due to technical limitations, LOAF and Dundradal had a full slate of material queued up to share in this week's episode of

    All Wings Considered

    . Unfortunately, LOAF has taken rather ill and will be under the under the weather for a few days yet. Hopefully he'll be back on his feet next week. I know he's very anxious to get back to the world of Wing Commander! Please send positive thoughts and wish him a speedy recovery!

    Hello everybody! I’m sorry for the radio silence, I’m in the hospital fighting an infection. I’m okay and it’s nowhere near as bad as last
  • 05

    Jul

    The Federal Intelligence Agency headquarters in Olympus Village has been infiltrated by a mercenary unit attempting to murder Jan Sandoval, one of the Red Family cartel's founders.


    Executive Agent Viola Trask gave an account to the press:


    "This was an extraordinary breach of the FIA's most secure location. The mercenaries were highly trained professionals carrying false identification to bypass initial checks."


    "It's clear that they were targeting Sandoval, who is currently in protective custody at FIA headquarters. Fortunately, our security systems exposed the intruders before they could reach her, and the threat was swiftly neutralised."


    "This assassination attempt reinforces our belief that the information Sandoval offers is not only genuine but also a legitimate threat to the Red Family's existence. Interviews with Sandoval are ongoing, and we are reviewing her testimony in

  • 04

    Jul

  • 04

    Jul

    Hello space pilots! We've released a quick hotfix patch for PS4 that adds the Traditional and Simplified Chinese localization back again, which accidentally got lost in one of our earlier patches. We apologize for the inconvenience that this caused! The patch also contains a small fix in the projectile system.

    • Fixed that the Traditional and Simplified Chinese localizations were falling back to English
    • Fixed that splitter glyph additional projectiles were having incorrect range/lifetime
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    Jul

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  • 03

    Jul

    A new research megaship and relay station constructed by the Distant Worlds II exploratory fleet have become operational.


    Project leader Erimus Kamzel made a statement on behalf of those involved in the expedition:


    "We are very proud to announce the launch of the DSSV Distant Worlds megaship, dedicated to the DW II fleet who built it. We look forward to its maiden voyage as it embarks on a journey of scientific study around the galactic core."


    The DSSV Distant Worlds will follow a circular route between six systems in the Galactic Centre region, with scheduled hyperspace jumps every two weeks. It is currently based at Explorer's Anchorage.


    The relay station, Event Horizon, has also become operational in the Stuemeae FG-Y d7561 system. This installation will gather scientific data on the supermassive black hole Sagittarius A*, and provide research facilities and residence for

  • 03

    Jul

    We have exciting news! Captains on PC will be able to enjoy a bonus on purchased ZEN! Is there a ship in the C-Store that is tempting you? Now is the perfect opportunity to grab ships, keys, and whatever else has caught your eye. From July 3rd at 9am PT to July 8th at 9am PT, Captains will earn an extra bonus on purchased ZEN when you charge through Direct Credit Card, PayPal, Skrill, BoaCompra, Xsolla, Paysafecard, or Steam. *Please note that this Charge Bonus offer is ONLY available for the following payment processors: Direct Credit Card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover) PayPal Skrill BoaCompra Xsolla Paysafecard Steam (Steam Purchases receive the bonus but do not receive extra ZEN for buying in bulk) .share-footer a { margin: 20px 10px 10px 0; background: url(d7afaaa14e96d0d973f76157ae31ec5b1466398539.png) no-repeat 0 0; opacity:

  • 03

    Jul

    It’s Summer Time, Captains, and the living is easy. It’s time to sit back, relax, enjoy a Jipper or two, and take a break from all the time you’ve spent defending the galaxy on the planet’s ultimate vacation destination, Risa. And while you’re at it, why don’t you save a whole lot of Zen, too? On all three platforms, from July 3rd at 8am to July 8th at 10am, you’ll be able to save 25% on everything in the Zen Store on PC and PS4! This includes some of our newest additions, like the T6 Starship Coupon Gift, so now is the best time to surprise your friends and family with a starship of their very own! Don’t get too comfortable in the sand and warm sun, you wouldn’t want to sleep on this opportunity. .share-footer a { margin: 20px 10px 10px 0; background: url(d7afaaa14e96d0d973f76157ae31ec5b1466398539.png) no-repeat 0 0; opacity: .5; display: inline-block; height: