Posts Tagged Frontier Developments


Elite: Dangerous details the mining prospects of Beta 3

The big Beta 3 release for Elite: Dangerous is coming on 28 October, bringing with it favourable prospects for any budding space miners.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Oct 2014 | 1

Elite: Dangerous Beta 2.06 released, tweaks servers

Another incremental update on the path to Beta 3 has been released for Elite: Dangerous today, taking the game to beta version 2.06.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Oct 2014 | 0

Elite: Dangerous’ multiple ship ownership coming in Beta 3

The previously announced ability to own multiple Elite: Dangerous ships will be included in the Beta 3 release scheduled for 28 October.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Oct 2014 | 0

Elite: Dangerous Beta 2.05 released, fuel scoops teased

A new update to the ongoing Elite: Dangerous beta has been released today, patching the game to version 2.05.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Oct 2014 | 1

Elite: Dangerous beta 2 opens with a galaxy of new screens

Beta 2 for Elite: Dangerous has just gone live, bringing with it a tonne of updates, and there are plenty of new screens to “ooh” over.

By Tim McDonald | 3 Oct 2014 | 1

Elite: Dangerous video and screens offer a look at Beta 2

As announced a few days back, Beta 2 for Elite: Dangerous will begin on 30 September next week.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Sep 2014 | 0

Elite: Dangerous Beta 2 will be docking on 30 September

Frontier Developments have announced that Elite: Dangerous will be entering the Beta 2 stage on 30 September, accompanied by a pretty robust set of new features.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Sep 2014 | 1

Elite: Dangerous to make explorers rich, SLI coming in Beta 2

The latest Elite: Dangerous newsletter (#39) contains some interesting details about how exploration will function in the full game.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Elite: Dangerous details new Ocellus starport and missions

The latest Elite: Dangerous newsletter has been issued, containing a few details (and images) of a new Ocellus starport plus Beta 2 mission info.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Elite: Dangerous Beta 1.3 Impressions

Back in 1984, when the original Elite was released by David Braben and Ian Bell, you could tell it was a special game.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Aug 2014 | 1

Elite: Dangerous to introduce outposts in Beta 2

The latest newsletter for Elite: Dangerous has a few details to share about the addition of outposts for Beta 2.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Elite: Dangerous hid free Beta access USBs in Cologne

If you happen to live in Cologne, there is a very small chance that you might be able to get access to the Elite: Dangerous Beta for free.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Elite: Dangerous releases beta stats, development update

The latest Elite: Dangerous beta newsletter may not be quite stuffed with news, but does include a few interesting details about the direction of development.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Elite: Dangerous outlines future expansion plans

The latest Elite: Dangerous newsletter contains a few details about how Frontier Developments plans to expand the game post-release.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Jul 2014 | 2

Elite: Dangerous moving to “standard” beta on 29 July

The Kafka-esque world of PC beta naming schemes continues to be encapsulated by Elite: Dangerous, which says it will be moving to a standard beta phase on 29 July.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Jun 2014 | 3

Elite: Dangerous jumps to Premium Beta 2, adds star systems

Much like the universe itself (well, probably,) Elite: Dangerous is expanding.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Elite: Dangerous E3 trailer boasts 400 billion star systems

I wasn’t really expecting an E3 2014 trailer for Elite: Dangerous from Frontier Developments, so this is a pleasant surprise.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Jun 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.

By Tim McDonald | 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.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Feb 2014 | 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

Ladies and Gentlemen, Frontier Developments is floating (in stocks)

Frontier Developments, six months after completing a successful Kickstarter for space sim sequel Elite: Dangerous, has announced that the company will roll the dice on the stock exchange.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Jul 2013 | 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