Elite: Dangerous [PC, PS4, XBone]

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Re: Elite: Dangerous [PC, PS4, XBone]

Post by Lee » Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:14 am

And completed one of my other goals in the game. Go all the way out to Sagittarius A* and witness the super massive Black hole and try and come back in one piece. Didn't work when I was streaming and down to the last 200 odd jumps and fucked myself over by not fuel scooping before a last jump. Oh boy did I get mad at myself and the game for that dumb mistake. More so when I realised I hadn't taken any screenshots of the Black hole ](*,)

Next time I will fit out a ship with all the upgrades to the fuelscoop + fueltanks to stop it being a 5 to nearly 10 mins long refueling every 15-16 jumps.

Respawn back at TIR system and restart the process of making it to Khun system... 798 jumps later (around 39-40ly per jump and 2 days of playing) over 19million light years and finally back in charted space with places to land once more this morning.


The effect of the Blackhole was great though, like liquid that would ripple/warp from various angles of looking at it.
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Re: Elite: Dangerous [PC, PS4, XBone]

Post by Rusty » Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:40 am

I assume that also means any cartography was also lost.
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Re: Elite: Dangerous [PC, PS4, XBone]

Post by Lee » Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:54 pm

Aye but I had stop at TIR to visit the Engineer before the Black hole so the data to there was safe. Think that's how it saved to your personal data. But lost the Black hole data and the route from there to Khun. Till I redid it just on a different path this time.

I actually did think I could maybe call in the Fuel rats for help but not really familiar in how that works so tried to go on supercruise to a viable star but with no luck as fuel was nearly out. Just one of them things that could go wrong :P


I do have around 100 pages of System data and in game first discoveries along the way now. Which I will use for the engineer at Khun once I get these soontill relics to get past the first hurdle. Be the 3rd engineer I have worked for now.
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Re: Elite: Dangerous [PC, PS4, XBone]

Post by Lee » Mon Jun 17, 2019 10:26 pm

Took sometime but got the video I recorded up of visiting the black hole. Has Endless Space 2 soundtrack on top :)

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Re: Elite: Dangerous [PC, PS4, XBone]

Post by Snowy » Wed Jun 19, 2019 6:57 am

Awesome :D
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Re: Elite: Dangerous [PC, PS4, XBone]

Post by Lee » Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:02 am

Cheers we had fun visiting it and seeing it first hand :D
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