Posts Tagged Elite: Dangerous


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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Tim McDonald | 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.

By Peter Parrish | 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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Paul Younger | 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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Nov 2012 | 8

David Braben: Publisher model prevented development of new Elite

One of the questions that has repeatedly been asked about Frontier Developments’ return to Elite with the Kickstarter for Elite: Dangerous is why it has taken so long for the company to work on a new title in the series.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Nov 2012 | 4

Braben demos Elite: Dangerous multiplayer in-game footage

In the latest Kickstarter update from Frontier Developments’ David Braben, he demonstrates some the multiplayer combat which is still very much work in progress.

By Paul Younger | 25 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Braben talks Elite: Dangerous Procedural Generation in new video

David Braben has released a new video in which he explains how Prodedural Generation in Elite actually works.

By Paul Younger | 18 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Braben releases Elite: Dangerous video and concept art on Kickstarter

When David Braben announced the Elite: Dangerous project on Kickstarter it seemed odd that the project was missing a video, shots or art.

By Paul Younger | 9 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast/Vidcast #90

In this week’s edition of the IncGamers Podcast, the team puts their panhandling talents to good use in an effort to drum up enough spare change to see THQ through the week.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Nov 2012 | 2

Braben launches Kickstater for Elite: Dangerous – March 2014 release planned

David Braben and Frontier Developments are aiming to bring the classic Elite franchise back to life with Elite: Dangerous, a new game that will push the limits of modern computers like the first games did back in the 1980’s
Braben is looking for £1,250,000 in funding through Kickstarter for what he states will be “an amazing space epic with stunning visuals, incredible gameplay and breath-taking scope”.

By Paul Younger | 6 Nov 2012 | Comments Off