Star Citizen Alpha 3.23.0

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Star Citizen Alpha 3.23.0 is an upcoming major update for Star Citizen. This update will purportedly bring multiple gameplay updates to players, including a Starmap and mobiGlass rework, FPS Map System, Personal and Instanced Hangars, Freight Elevators, Item Bank & Unique Item Recovery, new missions in Cargo Hauling, dynamic crossairs, EVA tier 2, a new character customizer, several upgrades in the HUDS interface and player interaction experience, improved reputation with factions, Distribution centers and Master modes[1].

Major updates

Feature Description
Starmap Rework Implementing the new and improved Starmap with improved visuals and usability, including easier search and trip planning functionality.
mobiGlas Rework Reworking the mobiGlas system to use Building Blocks, which will also allow for easier development of mobiGlas apps. This update includes reworked Home, Maps, Contract Manager, and Journal apps.
FPS Map System Implementing a minimap for the HUD as well as interior maps for FPS gameplay, helping players stay oriented in close-quarter encounters.
Personal and Instanced Hangars Implementation of systems and content for players to physically load and unload cargo to and from their ships by conveying cargo to and from hangars, landing pads, garages, and docking collars.
Freight Elevators Implementation of systems and content for players to physically load and unload cargo to and from their ships by conveying cargo to and from hangars, landing pads, garages, and docking collars.
Item Bank & Unique Item Recovery Adding Item Bank kiosks to the persistent universe, allowing players to retrieve and store FPS items at multiple locations. This addition will also allow players to retrieve lost account-bound items, such as subscriber flair.
New Missions - Cargo Hauling Making use of the Freight Elevators feature, this mission type will have players hauling large quantities of cargo to earn both aUEC and reputation.
Dynamic Crosshair Combat helmets now support the dynamic crosshair which allows for quicker target acquisition in close-quarter situations.
EVA T2 Improved EVA controls and animations for smoother traversal in Zero-G. Later iterations will introduce limited EVA fuel and encourages the use of zero-G push/pull and the Multi-Tool's tractor beam.
FPS Loot Screen Introducing a new screen for looting critical items quickly, allowing for more reliable inventory management in tense situations.
New Character Customizer Implementing an overhaul of the player character creator for Star Citizen, including a new user interface and additional customization options.
Visor & Lens HUD Rework Converting the Visor and Lens systems to Building Blocks for improved performance and flexibility.
Distribution Centers Creating new traversable areas offering gameplay opportunities in corporate industrial environments. This initial release includes the surface levels of the facilities, with underground areas coming in a later update.
Dynamic Event: Blockade Runner Introducing a new dynamic event that involves a criminal faction (Nine Tails) locking down an LEO and L1/L2 rest stops. Players must run the blockade and purchase and sell a percentage of Quantanium before time runs out.
Reputation - Hostility Adding a new feature to the Reputation system where players will encounter AI that are either friendly or hostile based on their reputation with the organization the AI belong to. This also includes different friendly-fire thresholds and defense responses.
Player Interaction Experience Implementing the updated Player Interaction Experience; a holistic array of complimentary features and systems, all related directly to the player. Player status, item status, environment status, as well as interactions with both the game world and the objects within it, are covered under these systems.
Master Modes Implementing new modes to vehicles to manage their speed, components, and role-specific functions. This release introduces the NAV and SCM modes, as well as a complete re-tuning of all ships.
  1. Roadmap Roundup 02/05/2024 - 2:00 PM. Transmission - Comm-Link. Retrieved 2024-02-08