Planetary Composition Now Being Recorded

Hey Commanders, I’ve pushed through a small update tonight with a few bug fixes and tweaks but the main thing that has been added is automatic recording of Planetary Composition data as this is now present in the Player Journal. Any discoveries coming in via the Comms Link, Ship Log Reader or external applications will […]

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Comms Link Issues

Hey Commanders, I pushed out some updates today to the Comms Link and unfortunately these seem to have caused a few issues as follows: System Location not updating and always showing Location Unknown Messages not being shown on FSD Jump and Scan Crash on Startup I’ve been making a few patches throughout the day and […]

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2,000,000 Discoveries

Just less than 4 months ago, Elite Galaxy Online reached a major milestone with the one millionth object being recorded here at the site.  Today on the 8th January 3304, Commander Mark Smith sent a signal over 43,000 light years to us using EDDiscovery and discovered object number 2 million! The two millionth object is […]

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1,000,000 Discoveries

Yesterday, on the 13th October 3303, almost two and a half years after I made the first recording, a small planet was recorded by Commander Galthrax known as Traikaae WH-V b44-3 B 2. This little planet, over 5,000 light years from Sol, recorded directly in Commander Galthrax’s ship and sent back to us over the Comms […]

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Record Tracking System Back On Line

Hey Commanders, Elite Galaxy Online has now been updated to v2.1.0.4 and I’ve been able to switch back on the galactic record tracking system. The part of the record tracking system which was previously causing performance issues has now been redesigned to cope with the higher number of concurrent discoveries coming into the site. Any […]

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Current Performance Issues

Hey Commanders, You may have seen that for the last 8 days or so performance across the site has been pretty terrible!  I have been seeing a number of issues on this front and I can see that the Elite Galaxy Online server has smoke coming out of it right now !!! The reason for […]

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300,000 Discoveries

Hey Commanders, On the 20th July 3303, Commander Deathinator recorded Blau Aec HG-P b37-0 AB 7, a Class I Gas Giant orbiting around the centre of mass of a Class M and Class T Star over 12,000 light years away from Sol. With this discovery, new barriers were broken as this marked the 300,000th object […]

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Moderators Needed!

Hey Commanders, Before the Comms Link and the Ship Log Reader, the only way to record objects at Elite Galaxy Online was to record them manually or using the OCR scanner,  because of this; the data quality in those earlier recordings often left a lot to be desired! To try and help with this problem, […]

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Elite Galaxy Online v2.1

Hey Commanders, After a bit of a nightmare migrating this release, happy to finally say that Elite Galaxy Online v2.1 is now live! 2.1 is intended as a bit of a cleanup and maintenance patch to get the site in the best possible shape for moving forward and as such it contains a number of […]

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Elite Galaxy Online v2.0.1.0

Hey Commanders, Elite Galaxy Online has now been updated to v2.0.1.0.  This is a minor patch which aims to fix some long standing problems with the Shortest Semi Major Axis record type so that I can move forward with other developments on the Galactic Record Tracking system. The original problem with the Shortest Semi Major […]

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100,000th Object Recorded at Elite Galaxy Online

On the 18th May 3303, Commander EtherealCereal jumped into the Dryio Gree AA-A h54 system and began to chart this previously unknown area of the Galaxy. Dryio Gree AA-A h54 is made up of three stars, a Class O, Class B and a less common Wolf-Rayet star.  A lone icy planet with a steeply inclined orbit travels out […]

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Minor Patch for Comms Link – v1.0.0.8

Hey Commanders, Thanks to everyone who has downloaded and been trying out the Comms Link application over this past week.  Since it launched there have been over 4,000 discoveries relayed back and recorded at Elite Galaxy Online.  Its genuinely awesome to see the signals coming in from all over the galaxy 🙂 I’ll be deploying a […]

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Elite Galaxy Online v2.0 – The Comms Link Now Live

Hi Commanders, I’ve completed upgrading the site and I’m happy to say that v2.0 of Elite Galaxy Online is now live! With 2.0 comes a pretty cool new feature – The Elite Galaxy Online Comms Link. The Comms Link is a small downloadable app which runs on PC and detects whenever you scan an object in […]

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50,000th Object Recorded at Elite Galaxy Online

Hey Commanders, I genuinely didn’t expect to be making this post so soon after breaking the 20,000 barrier but with the discovery of Cloomoi SW-W d1-191 ABCD 1d by Commander Drew S, Elite Galaxy Online now has over 50,000 objects recorded. Huge thanks from me to everyone who has taken the time to use the site, the […]

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S.H.E.P.A.R.D Expedition Sets New Limits for Ring Mass

On November 5th 3302, a group of over 30 commanders embarked on the S.H.E.P.A.R.D expedition (Stellar Heliographic Expedition for Proto Astronomical Reconnaissance and Discovery).  This 6th month long mission is set to cover 37 total waypoints and aims to collect detailed stellar measurements from across the Galaxy. This expedition is already advancing human knowledge as today […]

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