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Has nobody here been playing Elite Dangerous? I have only been playing for two or three weeks, but I'm slowly getting somewhere.

Asteroid mining is not really my thing. Scraping together metals and minerals in a slow and weakly armed ship until you have earned a few bucks for something better (or until some bored player decides that your ton of minerals is worth the bounty on his head). Nah.

Trading? Good to earn some money and you need a fast ship, because the desktop pirates will be after you. The good old ASP Explorer is a fine choice because it's not very expensive, fast, has a good jump range, lots of room for cargo and equipment and can even fight if it must. Being a trucker is not really exciting, but at least you can earn enough money.

Hauling around passengers and tourists is similar. Now you are a bus driver instead of a trucker. At least the pirates seem to be less interested in your cargo.

Exploring? There are 400 billion stars out there and you get good money for your sensor data. Find some star systems with resources, inhabitable planets or artifacts and you can get rich. The problem is that you are on your own out there and you must scan a lot of systems until you really find something interesting.

Piracy is not my thing, but fighting can also be profitable. Why not protect the miners in some asteroid field and collect the rewards for the pirates? Easily 3 - 7 millions in an hour. The problem is that your brand new 50+ million ship is scrapped in a few seconds when you attack the wrong pirate without a little experience. My mean trick is to pretend to be a miner and let them sneak up on me to scan my cargo. When I detect that scan, I already got two medium beam lasers and three large gatling cannons pointed at them.

So where are you guys? It's impossible that nobody here has been playing that game. And don't try to sneak up on a Krait Mk II with the name 'El Paso'. It has only loaded depleted Uranium and has it pointed at you.

And soe screenshots of the ASP Explorer (named 'Roadrunner'): Beep Beep![^]
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