Happy New Years... Fight ON!
With biweekly updates and patches, this first server Beta exposes many ways players try to game the system or break certain features... all to get ahead on the leaderboards. It's led to several improvements to the game, as well as 'quality of life' refinement with every patch.
We're starting to see higher tier ships appear, and players working together in packs to take out the enemy or ward them out of regions. Some of the small to medium sized stations have been taken out on both sides, and the first defensive lines have been broken through.