This may come as a slightly sudden but hopefully not too unhelpful a shock to you all, but coming along with the next updates for Elite Dangerous Odyssey and Horizons this week, we will be making a small number of tweaks to Powerplay.
Here’s an outline below of what you can expect:
Changes To Powerplay
- The process where control of a starsystem is lost by revolt now correctly accounts for income already provided to competing control systems.
- Income values will be updated for many control systems so that they are the sum of their own income PLUS all the systems they currently exploit.
- Income from the week is expected to change.
Why The Changes?
As several Commanders reported via the issue tracker (specifically https://issues.frontierstore.net/issue-detail/23052), when some control systems were lost to revolt, Powerplay didn’t always correctly account for CC income changes to nearby control…