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If you are considering signing up, take a look here for some useful information and my magic recruitment code for 5000 extra credits when you enlist: STAR-SSJ7-WQVP.

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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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Cave Modelling

Cave Modelling

Caves are a great addition to the Star Citizen environment. The modelling for these subterranean worlds is convincing and interesting.
foip - featured image

FOIP Configuration

Use this quick guide to setting up Face Over IP (FOIP). You will need to set up a webcam (or use a phone app), configure windows and calibrate FOIP.
The Hurston Dynamics entrance

The Central Business District

The Central Business District is located in the imposing H shaped Hurston Dynamics building that can be seen
satellite wreck, watching the blaze

Satellite Wreck on Hurston

Here is a guide to get you from Lorville to the downed satellite wreck. When you get there you could try climbing the Satellite as seen in the Citcon demo.
Jumptown on Yela

Jumptown on Yela

Jumptown is the place where you can buy the drug Widow and sell on at one of the local mining establishments with a 70% profit margin.
Javelin wreckage, Daymar

Javelin Wreck on Daymar

It's actually quite a large and interesting site to visit. I arrived before dawn and had a full
Waking up at Lorville on Hurston

Starting at Lorville, Hurston

Lorville is a company town created by Hurston Dynamics whose corporate tower dominates the city. There is a train ride between the hab unit and the hangers.
Starter pack selection for $45

Considering Buying?

Here is an orientation guide to becoming a Star Citizen as well as a few things you will want to be acquainted with before you commit.
The habitat you see after getting out of bed at Port Olisar

Port Olisar, Crusader

Port Olisar is a space station in orbit around Crusader. This is where the majority of existing players have started from at one time or another.