So I made three planetary landings spent many hours driving around and scooped up a load of materials. I collected enough basic materials to be supplied with any kind of basic ammunition refill, SRV refuel and repair, one standard FSD boost and a few cargo containers.
The time I had taken to find just one standard FSD boost was so high (at least six hours) it just wasn't worth looking for it.
So I thought about what the developers said about realism.
On the three planets that I had visited, all of which were High Metal content worlds I had been bombing around on relatively good terrain.
The Forth Landing.
I hit Orbital Cruise and looked for the biggest crater I could see in OC and headed straight to it. My thinking was; "wher…Read more >