Fed2 Star - the newsletter for the space trading game Federation 2

The weekly newsletter for Fed2
by ibgames

EARTHDATE: May 10, 2015

Fed2 Star Index

In this week’s Fed2 Star: Moguls can now get their second planets automatically, the new command explained, the manuals all updated, Messenger crashes into Mercury, Mars trip could cause brain damage, excess weight staves off dementia, a cheating chess player, how jewel thieves robbed a vault, and a video of swirling starlings. Plus Winding Down, Alan’s technical newsletter.

Official News

Second planet auto-linking is live

The COLONIZE command

Manuals updated

Real life news: farewell to Messenger, the Mercury probe

Real life news: Martian astronauts could be brain damaged

Real life news: see, I told you being overweight was good for you!

Real life news: chess cheat caught using app in toilet

On the web: how a jewel heist went down

Video of the week: a timelapse murmuration of starlings

Winding Down