It seems that the art of stellar cartography isn't dead yet. Bob found this site which takes the CIC's universe maps and converts them in to XML. The XML generator seems to have been written by Michal Banach for the Vega Strike project, hence why the generated XML contains non-canon statistics such as number of planets.
We've noticed that people have been selling copies of Academy episodes on CD or even as VCDs on auction sites. Presumably the episodes are just copies of our own rips. Before you dash off to buy, remember that all of the episodes are available to download from the CIC - free! So once again, here are the URLs for all of the episodes.
You can find more information on the series in our WCA section.
Just kidding. Today actually marks fifteen years of continuous daily WC news updates. The last day we missed was May 25, 2003, short of the occasional technical issue that may have slightly delayed the daily news a bit. (2018-05-26)
Games that Rock: Wing Commander 3
Nerds that Geek has posted a quick flashback on the majesty of Wing Commander 3. The article's not long, but it captures the essence of what made The Heart of the Tiger great. The author credits the game for kickstarting FMV and next-level storytelling in games without compromising on the gameplay. (2018-05-25)
Wing Commander Meme of the Day: Who Would Win?
Wing Commander Movie Model Rundown
Atherin has been busy recreating nearly every ship in the Wing Commander film using SketchUp. There's really not much missing - we don't see the Kilrathi Concom, Diligent or some of the small background items, but just about all of the other major stuff is there. It's a pretty nice lineup! (2018-05-24)
Wing Commander Meme of the Day: It's Not Going To Happen
That's what we've been saying all along! (2018-05-24)