More stories on: Elite: Dangerous


Elite: Dangerous Powerplay beta now dated for 26 May

Frontier have set a new date for the launch of the Powerplay beta in Elite: Dangerous, stating that they’ll be “working through the bank holiday” to get it ready for 26 May.

By Peter Parrish | 22 May 2015 | 0

Elite: Dangerous to make turret changes in Powerplay

As the Elite: Dangerous Powerplay beta on 20 May gets closer, the developer updates on the game’s official forums have been going through some of the changes it’ll introduce.

By Peter Parrish | 14 May 2015 | 0

Elite: Dangerous players can claim Steam keys from 28 May

A post made on the official Elite: Dangerous forums today has confirmed some news that many players have been waiting for; Steam keys are coming.

By Peter Parrish | 8 May 2015 | 1

Elite: Dangerous Powerplay 1.3 beta begins 20 May

The latest Elite: Dangerous newsletter publication, curated by the finest galactic scribes, gives a beta release date of 20 May for the 1.3 ‘Powerplay’ update.

By Peter Parrish | 8 May 2015 | 2

Elite: Dangerous talks crime and bounty changes in Powerplay

The major Powerplay update for Elite: Dangerous is current set for a May release, and will include some changes to how crime and bounties work.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Apr 2015 | 0

Elite: Dangerous outlines Powerplay’s galactic power structure

After teasing it for the past couple of weeks, Frontier has now outlined the meaty chunks at the heart of its forthcoming Elite: Dangerous ‘Powerplay’ update.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Apr 2015 | 0

Elite: Dangerous Powerplay update to bring mining changes

The “main” announcement about what Elite: Dangerous’ upcoming ‘Powerplay’ update will contain is still one week away, but the latest details to be released concern changes to mining.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Elite: Dangerous Powerplay update to bring mining changes

Elite: Dangerous Powerplay update to overhaul missions

Frontier has released a few more details about what the forthcoming ‘Powerplay’ update will introduce and change in the universe of Elite: Dangerous.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Elite: Dangerous Powerplay update to overhaul missions

Elite: Dangerous blue danube waltzes on to Steam

Elite: Dangerous has made an intrepid journey across multiple star systems, and now finds itself in the orbit of Gaben Major.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Apr 2015 | 1

Elite: Dangerous launches new contest with Nvidia Titan prizes

The ‘Race to Elite’ competition wrapped up a little while ago, so Elite: Dangerous are putting on a new contest with the enticing prize of five Nvidia GTX Titan Black cards.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on Elite: Dangerous launches new contest with Nvidia Titan prizes

Elite: Dangerous Wings Update 1.2.06 released

This week brings another patch to the Elite Dangerous universe.
The Elite: Dangerous servers just went down and should now be back online with the Wings Update 1.2.06.

By Paul Younger | 25 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on Elite: Dangerous Wings Update 1.2.06 released

Elite: Dangerous’ Race to Elite contest winners revealed

Frontier’s David Braben has announced the four winners of Elite: Dangerous’ ‘Race to Elite’ competition, launched back in 16 December when the game was first released.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on Elite: Dangerous’ Race to Elite contest winners revealed

Elite: Dangerous Wings update 1.2.04 today, plus trailer

Frontier have released a pre-weekend patch for Elite: Dangerous, fixing one or two of the issues that arose with the launch of the Wings update earlier in the week.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on Elite: Dangerous Wings update 1.2.04 today, plus trailer

Elite: Dangerous flaps its Wings 1.2 update later today

The 1.2 Wings update for Elite: Dangerous is scheduled to launch at around 5pm GMT, so there’s presumably not long to wait until it appears.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on Elite: Dangerous flaps its Wings 1.2 update later today

Elite: Dangerous PC development won’t be “slowing” says Braben

David Braben has made pre-emptive strides to reassure Elite: Dangerous players that today’s announcement of an Xbox One version won’t compromise PC development.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Mar 2015 | 2

Leonard Nimoy memorials for Elite Dangerous and Star Trek Online

The passing of Leonard Nimoy saw an outpouring of condolences from sci-fi fans around the world and he will never be forgotten.

By Paul Younger | 1 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on Leonard Nimoy memorials for Elite Dangerous and Star Trek Online

Elite: Dangerous talks Wing Beacons in beta 1.2 update

For one brief and beautiful moment I thought this update was about “wing bacon” in Elite: Dangerous, but beacons sound good too.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Feb 2015 | 3

Elite Deadly trademark filed – Elite Dangerous expansion?

What are Frontier up to now? A recent trademark filing indicates something is afoot at the Elite Dangerous studio.

By Paul Younger | 18 Feb 2015 | 3