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Contents

Ready Player One

Where to Go

Hurston

Tech

Player Info

Posts

The Stanton System

Editor Notes

Related Websites

Featured Content

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Have a Present or Two!

Printable keyboard controls
can be found here

Visit the Essential Keyboard Controls page to pick up

  • A scalable, printable PDF file containing
    • Flight controls
    • Avatar controls
    • Screenshot controls
    • Emotes
    • A VoiceAttack command set reminder
  • A VoiceAttack profile for voice control of Star Citizen
  • A freeware utility to collect screenshots and video.

The Flight Controls

The new controls make it possible to easily control a ship’s motion using just a mouse and keyboard. It’s a well thought out combination. The new keys are covered in the flight control guide, including how to squeeze some extra speed and combat overheating.

A Handy Solo Ship Guide

Solo Ship Guide

If you are flying around on your lonesome, you’ll need the Solo Ship Guide to make the best use of free-fly weekends and test waves.

You can get some instant buds by joining an organisation – find the FAQ here then take a look at the available organisations here. A redacted organisation membership prevents others from knowing which organisation you are in. A Hidden membership hides your organisation from all. To create an organisation, look here.

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Flight, Refuel, Repair & Navigation

Here are the considerations and how-tos for takeoff, flight and auto landing. The revised control model is great for mouse and keyboard.
The Public Test Universe (PTU)

How to Join the Public Test Universe (PTU)

The Public Test Universe is a game environment that is used to test release builds outside of the
Area 18 transit shuttle

Area 18 on ArcCorp

Area 18 is the primary location on ArcCorp. Transit buses circulate between Area 18, the Spaceport and the Bevic Convention Center in both directions.
Microtech supports Girl Power

Microtech

Microtech's New Babbage has a landmark building that looks like it was inspired by women. Almost everyone who goes there will want to fly through it.
Asset Modelling

Asset Modelling

Modelling for a game is a mix of art, design, scripting, animation and procedural automation. It requires creativity and attention to detail.
the star citizen the selection screen

!! Start Here

From this page, you can click on a picture of the Hab Unit you woke up in and jump to the appropriate guide for that location.
On the landing pad

Rest Stops

There are Rest Stop stations scattered throughout the Stanton system which can act as fuelling waypoints if you are running low.
keyboard controls

Essential Keyboard Controls

Here are the controls that will help you the most. Clear the clutter by getting to know these keys first then add more when you need to.
Lorville on Hurston

Lorville on Hurston

Lorville is a city on Hurston with an integral spaceport, business district and shopping areas connected by rail transit buses.