I posted some in-game footage of black holes in Elite.[stderr] Imagine my surprise when I had a similar effect in my own kitchen. Sort of.
This posting has more Elite:Dangerous spoilers, this time regarding black holes.
If you’re planning on exploring Tabby’s Star in Elite, consider this your spoiler alert.
Last year I went to LaveCon, and I’m going again this year. It’s a small conference held in Northampton, devoted to Elite: Dangerous. There, I will probably make an ass of myself, because that is traditional.
NASA has been releasing some amazing pictures of Jupiter from various angles.
Here are a few more in-game shots of touring around a few places near Sol system.
I’m a fan of the fundamentally flawed category of games known as “space sandbox” – Elite Dangerous and No Man’s Sky are the current two leaders, with Star Citizen in a state of apparent endless alpha test. I hope someone eventually writes a book about the making of Star Citizen, though I fear it will be like “Hearts of Darkness” for gaming.