Commballs were replaced by the other thing as far as I know, not sure what they’re called anymore, never used them…
It’s possible that people in the same shard get the same mission. In fact that would seem recommendable in terms of consistency, otherwise they’d all see different missions on the board.
In any case, playing survival on GoG, there’s not much teamwork going on, for lack of teams
One lone soul was in the nexus too at the time, but left before I had done my other stuff. Not that I’d have been terribly excited about joining up anyways.
The mission I had led me to a system practically neighbouring the system I am currently at, so I don’t expect anybody to get the same location. Which is a bit of a shame, because coming to a place and finding all the messages was kind of fun, and you could be certain somebody built a nice base to look at somewhere, even if GoG players never had any actual multiplayer during the community events.
And instead of the 24-slot alien multitool advertised by SheralMyst, I found this at my space station: