Dec 30

INN Video: The Loneliest Pirate

The Loneliest Pirate

I had so much fun playing with Director Mode today that I felt inspired to dust off the old editing software. Since I was flying it all day I just had to create a Drake Caterpillar ‘Pirate Edition’ feature. The music is called ‘My My’ by Gerry Leonard. Although not a household name for his […]

Dec 30

Star Citizen v2.6: Director Mode

Star Citizen Director Mode

This week I’ve had loads of fun playing around with the all new ‘Director Mode’ feature, made available in the release of Star Citizen v2.6. In case you missed it, Director Mode is a new suite of camera controls and other extras. Besides giving the average gamer a new perspective, which I find incredibly useful […]

Dec 27

Star Citizen v2.6: Muh FOV is WTF?!?

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I’ve noticed a lot of conversation about Field of View (FOV) since the v2.6 Public Release dropped, so I spent some time looking into the issue today to see what I can learn. FOV, or the total amount of the observable game world at any given moment, is an incredibly important factor impacting comfort and […]

Dec 27

Community Spotlight: Versecast Episode 135b – Peter Cushing is not alive!

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I am super excited to have been a guest on another episode of the Versecast/Those Guys with Ships show! You can check out every episode of Versecast on our community website or just listen to this episode: Peter Cushing is not alive!. The hosts of this week’s show was Gl33p, Jimi, Ace, and MadKow. On this […]

Dec 25

Community Spotlight: Star Marine Fan Trailer

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Well, we’re officially off the clock today at INN but the community doesn’t take a break and neither should we! Especially when something this awesome comes out. Take a look at the new Star Marine fan trailer created by Benjamin N and then head over to his Youtube Page and give him a subscribe. I […]

Dec 24

Star Citizen, Lumberyard, and You

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What does yesterday’s announcement mean to the backer community? Yesterday, Star Citizen released v2.6 to the Public and announced a pivot to Amazon Web Services (AWS) Lumberyard. As can be expected, there was much derision about this move in some corners of the community of backers and critics around CIG. A few gaming ‘journalists’ also […]

Dec 20

BarCitizen LA

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I attended my first Bar Citizen event with my buddy Jimi earlier this month and it was a really great time. There’s just nothing like getting together with a bunch of other Star Citizen fans to talk about ships, dogfighting, and our aspirations for life in the ‘Verse. We were also lucky to be joined […]

Dec 20

Community Spotlight: Versecast Episode 135a – Five Guys No Burger

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I am super excited to have been a guest on the latest Versecast/Those Guys with Ships show! You can check out every episode of Versecast on our community website or just listen to this episode: Five Guys No Burger. The hosts of this week’s show was Gl33p, Jimi, Ace, and MadKow. On this episode, we discussed: […]

Dec 19

Star Marine, The Next Great FPS?

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A few weeks ago, I posed the question of whether or not Star Marine could hold up against an expanding and increasingly diverse multiplayer FPS market as a starting point for some conversation on its quality and potential. As of Friday, a much larger collection of players got to see first hand how that worked out […]

Dec 16

Holiday Livestream: Key Takeaways and Hidden Gems

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It’s no secret the Holiday live stream event was not a big hit in the community. I’m as optimistic as they come but it’s important to be intellectually honest. Between the production problems and disappointment about v2.6 not being released yet (Edit: As of the end of the live stream, this was accurate), reasonable or […]

Dec 16

The Big List of #TipsFromCS

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Thanks to Star Citizen community member Tabascoid for permission to reprint the list he compiled and CIG Customer Service for all the work they do for us! At some point I’d like to get these into logical groupings, but here they all are for now: The big list of #TipsFromCS #TipsfromCS Upgrading a ship to […]

Dec 15

INNside the Community: Trailblazers and Sponsor a Spaceman Report

INNSIDE THE COMMUNITY

In support of our mission to attract, welcome, and inform members of the Star Citizen Community, INN created two new programs this week: The INN Trailblazers and Sponsor a Spaceman. From time to time we’ll be updating the community on the growth and activities of these philanthropic programs in the spirit of transparency and to highlight […]

Dec 14

Summary: Loremaker’s Guide to Cathcart

Loremaker's Guide to Cathcart

On this episode of the Loremaker’s Guide to the Galaxy lead writer, Dave Haddock shared the Cathcart System. This system, without any planets, became the home of Spider, one of the most dangerous locations in the known universe. Cathcart Fundamentals Officially discovered in 2438 by a fugitive named Adelaide Lorris She named the system after […]

Dec 13

Win a Mustang Beta!

Win a Mustang Beta Standalone!

It’s the holiday season and the team at INN is in the mood to give away ships! Lots and lots of ships! As you may remember, we started the month off strong with a gorgeous new Drake Dragonfly Black. Then we gave away a gorgeous Origin 85x. This week, it’s the sleek and nimble MUSTANG BETA, one […]

Dec 12

Introducing: Sponsor a Spaceman!

INN Sponsor a Spaceman Program

As part of INN’s ongoing mission to attract and welcome new members to the growing Star Citizen community, we’d like to start a program that helps us make a difference. We’re pleased to introduce the Sponsor a Spaceman Program. The concept is simple, if you’ve got a few bucks laying around and you want to […]