There were quite a few of these around the turn of the year, but I think JediKTim found one we haven't reported about yet. Apparently a recent PC Gamer had a "Greatest Games of All Time" ranking. Wing Commander 3 received 30th place. It's often overshadowed by Wing Commander 4 or Privateer in regular polls, but in these sorts of things WC3 comes through quite a bit.
The new Trivia questions for week 70 are out. For some reason I like these more than usual, perhaps because they take from a rather wide variety of sources. Anyhow, you can find more info in the Trivia section.
- Question 139: Who saved Christopher Blair when he was forced to eject near Scylla in 2654?
- Question 140: Who saved Dirk Wright when he was forced to eject in Novaya Kiev in 2666?
- Bonus 70: Who saved Ian St. John when he was forced to eject near Hell Hole in 2668?
Today's obligatory Wing Commander reference comes to us from B3D.net. This one's on the shorter side. It's pretty much a rundown of the plot and basics of the game. You can find it here. This reference has been brought to you by the letters W and C and by the url ATFW.net.
Agricultural correspondent Tony Knox writesA continued bout of good weather in the summer season has resulted in exceptionally bountiful harvests for farmers on Hermes. A huge surplus of all foodstuffs has resulted, and producers are keen to export. Prices are said to be low.