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

The weekly newsletter for Fed2
by ibgames

EARTHDATE: September 2, 2018

Fed2 Star Index

In this week’s Fed2 Star: we announce the sad news that we are closing Fed2 down, space probe heading to the edge of the Solar System takes picture of its target, there’s frozen water on the surface of the moon, how money launderers use in-game purchases, people who swear are less likely to be liars, stupid hacker hacks in order to impress potential employer but instead ends up in court, stupid visitor to gallery falls into exhibit hole, find out how many people are currently in space, and a picture of what it would be like to stand on a comet. Plus Winding Down, the tech newsletter from Alan.

Official News

A sad announcement: Federation 2 will be closing in a month

Real life news: New Horizons detects its next target

Real life news: surface ice found at Moon’s poles

Real life news: in-game purchases used to launder money

Real life news: I’m telling you the truth, godammit!

Dumb criminal of the week: hacky hack hack

Dumb art lover of the week: stepped into a hole

On the web: how many people are in space right now

Picture of the week: standing on the surface of a comet

Winding Down