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Ready Player One

Game Fundamentals

Where to Go



Player Info



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Featured Contents

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.

Area 18 transit shuttle
Area 18 Zone 1 with a transit shuttle flying over the bridge

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An edited screenshot to locate the hangers at Lorville from the air

How to Land at Lorville

Approaching Lorville Lorville is covered by no-fly zones, so head for dead-centre of the city from high altitude
Find and Access Your Ship

Find and Access Your Ship

Once you have navigated your way to a Fleet Management Terminal this guide will help you summon a ship to a landing pad for takeoff.
The telemetry page, log on to see how your PC stacks up to the others

Bugs, Telemetry & Road Map

The Road Map The road map is the place where the intended development route is publically pinned to
Levski on Delamar

Levski on Delamar

From Hab Unit to Fleet Management Consoles Levski, Delamar This is one of the easiest locations to start
Orison, Crusader

Orison, Crusader

Orison and points of interest around crusader are slated to arrive in the verse in December 2019. Recently released concept art is by Robin Boumeester.
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.
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.
Featured Image, environment modelling

Planet Modelling

This is a summary of the methods used by Environmental Artist Patrick Gladys to create realistic environments for the moons and Planets of Star Citizen.
A view towards Teasa Spaceport

From Leavsden to the Business District

This is a description of the route from outside the Leavsden hab units to the Business District via the Central Line rail connection.