TLDW: Took the Cobra Mark III: King CAB out for a spin and perhaps a fight or two, and like any respectable coward ran away from the fight. Instead elected to do some target practice with asteroids and lose money on trade. Graphics look nice and flying is cinematic, although hotkey mental failure did occur
While hunting for a free space sandbox I ran into this gem: Oolite. At first I did not like. Gameplay, graphics and controls did not fit within my preconception of how a space flight sim should work. However, the Oolite community really loves this game and I was determined to find out why. Enter addons.