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Posts Tagged Elite: Dangerous


Elite: Dangerous Premium Beta begins today

Alpha testing is now concluding and Frontier is about to move on to the next phase of testing the new Elite.

10 Apr 2014 | 0

IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #157

This week’s edition of the podcast harkens back to a strange and mysterious time when small teams of programmers could find huge success making a game in a small office or bedroom.

19 Mar 2014 | 16

Elite: Dangerous alpha 3.0 out, video shows off docking

Frontier Developments have released alpha 3.0 of Elite: Dangerous to those who backed at an alpha level, and this alpha build is actually starting to shape the game up a bit.

14 Mar 2014 | 1

Elite: Dangerous multiplayer footage from alpha phase 2.0

The development of Elite: Dangerous is continuing at pace, with the latest release expanding the alpha multiplayer options for those who backed the game at appropriate levels (that level is still £200.00 GBP.) In this latest build, there are now four different multiplayer scenarios for people to try out.

5 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

Elite Dangerous Alpha gets underway – Video shows ship control

Frontier has today launched the Alpha test for backers of Elite Dangerous called “Phase one – Single Player Combat”.

12 Dec 2013 | Comments Off

New Elite Dangerous video diary explains cockpit and HUD design

A new video developer diary for Elite Dangerous has been released in which Frontier’s Art Director Chris Gregory explains how they’ve used a team of artists and animators to design elements of the HUD and cockpit.

28 Nov 2013 | 3

Elite Dangerous alpha and beta plans revealed – Alpha starts December

David Braben is back with another developer diary for Elite Dangerous in which he discusses the latest developments.

18 Oct 2013 | 2

Virtual space: Elite Dangerous gets Oculus Rift support

If there was one type of game that lends itself to VR it would be anything where you’re sitting down in a cockpit.

10 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Braben’s Elite: Dangerous dev diary video explains the Capital ship trailer

Back in September Frontier released a very tasty looking Elite: Dangerous video showing the game’s Capital ships but it was unclear what was in-game footage and what had been added to the video to make it look so snazzy.

6 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Elite: Dangerous video shows capital ships getting dangerous

Following what’s been described by Frontier Developments as a lengthy selection process, Elite: Dangerous now has a composer.

13 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Cobra commander: new Elite: Dangerous images

As well as taking a punt on the stock exchange, Frontier Developments is still busy doing what they were Kickstarted to do; namely, developing Elite: Dangerous.

12 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Elite Dangerous Kickstarter concludes raising £1,578,166 – New gameplay video

The Elite Dangerous Kickstarter project has now concluded and has surpassed it’s goal of £1,250,000.

5 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Elite Dangerous fund raising ending soon – Mac version now confirmed

In the past 48 hours Frontier Developments have seen their Kickstarter Elite Dangerous fund balance swell as they head toward the end of the fund raising period.

4 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Elite Dangerous reaches Kickstarter £1.25m goal – New stretch goal added

The money has been rolling in for Frontier Developments today. This afternoon they required around 5OK GBP to reach their £1,250,000 Kickstarter goal for Elite Dangerous and this evening they’ve managed raise the cash.

3 Jan 2013 | 1

Elite Dangerous Kickstarter ends soon – Still needs £48K

Frontier Developments will wrap up their Elite Dangerous Kickstarter campaign in 58 hours and they are on their way to reaching their goal of £1,250,000.

2 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Elite Dangerous gets a trailer and now taking Paypal payments

Frontier Developments are looking to drum up some more cash for their Elite Dangerous Kickstarter project by releasing a new trailer for the game.

20 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Layoffs at Frontier Developments and Elite Dangerous Kickstarter update

Report have come in this morning via Eurogamer that 14 staff have been let go at Elite Dangerous developer Frontier Developments.

17 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Braben explains Elite Dangerous roles in new gameplay video

The latest update from the Frontier Developments team and David Braben for Elite Dangerous takes a look at roles in the upcoming space title.

13 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

How the Elite: Dangerous galaxy evolves over time

In his latest Kickstarter video update, David Braben explains how the Elite: Dangerous galaxy will evolve over time.

1 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Credits, Cobras and Crowd-Funding: David Braben tells us about Elite: Dangerous

At the time of writing, Frontier Developments’ attempt to Kickstart a new entry in the venerable and classic Elite series is heading towards £600,000 GBP of a £1.25 million GBP target.

30 Nov 2012 | 8