Freelance Report: Candy Crew Dominating Buckyball Race
As the Kick the Alien (and Run like Hell) race reaches its midpoint, the top of the leaderboard is dominated by members of the Candy Crew Guild. Commander Nookie Mr.Smith took the number one spot on Thursday with a truly incredible 6 minute 43 second run, while Commanders Raijiin... Read more
Freelance Report: Guardian Archangel
Last week, the galaxy witnessed a truly audacious rescue. While returning from Beagle Point, Commander Felix Macedonica found himself without sufficient germanium to synthesise an FSD injection and continue his journey home. Faced with the choice of spending the rest of his life 65,000 light years from home or... Read more
Freelance Report: Hapless Explorer Returns Home
A number of newsfeeds have reported that amateur explorer Commander Lewis has finally returned to human-inhabited space. After following the Distant Worlds Expedition into the void, the unfortunate traveller found himself alone in a damaged Asp Scout some 65,000 light years from civilisation. A freak accident during the return... Read more
Galactic News: Ancient Ruins Discovered
Four days ago, the galaxy was stunned by news that mysterious ruins had been discovered in the Synuefe XR-H d11-102 system. The discovery was made by an independent pilot known by the callsign ‘xdeath’. Once the find was made public, pilots from across the galaxy flocked to investigate the... Read more
Freelance Report: The SHEPARD Mission
In honour of Alan Shepard, the second human being to enter space, a group of independent pilots has announced a galactic endurance expedition. The SHEPARD Mission (Stellar Heliographic Expedition for Proto-Astronomical Reconnaissance and Discovery) will document three types of stellar measurement: star composition and clustering, unknown supernova remnants, and... Read more
Freelance Report: The Cassiopeia Expedition
The Earth Expeditionary Fleet has announced plans to mount a bold expedition beyond the Perseus Arm to find two stellar objects in the Cassiopeia constellation first noted by Earth astronomers in the distant past. “The Cassiopeia Project differs from other expeditions,” said Commander Finn McMillan. “We will attempt to... Read more
Galactic News: We Have a Winner!
A pilot by the name of Commander Falchion has won the Melee Masters arena competition. In a tense final bout, Commander Falchion appeared to give up right on the cusp of victory, but it was revealed to have been a ruse designed to bring his opponent into firing range.... Read more
Freelance Report: August Exodus Ends with a Bang
On the 30th of August 3302, the August Exodus came to end with dozens of independent pilots assembling outside Jaques Station for photos and general tomfoolery. Despite a few explosions, revellers enjoyed a race on the track that will host the first official event of the newly established Colonia... Read more
Galactic News: Mysterious Wreckage Discovered
A pair of independent pilots by the names of Noctrach and Ihazevich has discovered the remains of what appears to be a starship on planet 9a of the Pleiades Sector AB-W B2-4 system. The discovery represents the culmination of a galaxy-wide hunt coordinated by the ‘Granger Gang’ – a... Read more
Freelance Report: The August Exodus
With the possibility of war between the Federation and the Empire looming, a number of intrepid explorers have banded together to establish a new way of life among the stars. Over 300 pilots from across inhabited space have signed up to take part in the largest convoy ever assembled,... Read more