The spectacular new multi-player installment in the seminal open world series of space games that started with Elite.
Once again you are invited to head for the stars, take a ship and 100 credits to make money legally or illegally - trade, bounty-hunt, pirate or assassinate your way across the Milky Way galaxy.
It's an awe inspiring, beautiful, vast place; with 100 billion star systems, planets, moons and asteroid fields just waiting to be explored and exploited.
A sincere thank you to all our 44,419 Backers.
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Elite: Dangerous, out 2014
The next game in the Elite series - an amazing space epic with stunning visuals, incredible gameplay, breath-taking scope and fully multi-player.
Carve your own path through the richest, largest gaming sandbox ever created, set against a backdrop of raw anarchy, galactic powerplays and intrigue.
Do whatever it takes to upgrade your ship’s hull, engines, weapons, defences, cargo hold; constantly improve your capabilities and influence on your journey towards the most coveted rank in the history of gaming - ‘Elite’.
Updated 5th February 2014
Alpha Phase 2.0 - Multiplayer
Alpha 2.0 - Multiplayer is out now and provides backers the opportunity to play against each other in four distinct multiplayer scenarios:
- Free-for-all melee
- Pick your side in a two-team melee
- Co-operative defense of a crippled Federal battlecruiser
- A more sophisticated ‘Pirates and Bounty Hunters’ mode which hints at the fluid choices and roles players will experience on a much greater scale in the final game.
Credits can be earned in each scenario and used to purchase new ship loadouts.
Take a look at multiplayer in action.