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Elite: Dangerous Beta is out

Elite: Dangerous Beta is out

Frontier Developments announce today the release of Elite Dangerous beta. Here are a trailer and a bunch of images.

Trailer Beta 1

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Commented on 2014-07-31 03:52:26
Looks very promising, more space games to the people!
Commented on 2014-07-31 05:57:37
Man, there are like 3 great looking online space sim games in development right now. Wish one of them would release though...

And Sony can't greenlight a Colony Wars sequel. *shakes head*
Commented on 2014-07-31 08:15:25
Yeeeeees! It looks A BIT better, than the first game, where everything has been made by lines and You could see through. :-) Personally, I like the look of this more, than Star Citizen. Yes, it is amazingly done, but this is cleaner and more eye pleasing for me. :-)
Commented on 2014-07-31 11:01:21
You can hail other ships in this beta build, talk to them on the mic if they accept.

That's awesome.
Commented on 2014-07-31 14:22:29
I would love to try this beta but I won't pay $75 for it. The game looks great though.
Commented on 2014-08-01 00:47:17
This and Star Citizen will be amazing. And the console peasants get neither.
Commented on 2014-08-01 08:08:04 In reply to NoClip
Posted by NoClip
This and Star Citizen will be amazing. And the console peasants get neither.
And?
Commented on 2014-08-01 08:52:50
Just watched the vid, that sun in the end. :O
Commented on 2014-08-01 15:23:53
Word on the EG forums is that the high price point is worth the risk as the game is pretty excellent at this stage.
Commented on 2014-08-01 15:33:05
$75 for an early access game. I laughed out loud.
Commented on 2014-08-01 16:27:38 In reply to aphex187
Posted by aphex187
Word on the EG forums is that the high price point is worth the risk as the game is pretty excellent at this stage.
Ok cool, I'll just have to sell a kidney then.
Commented on 2014-08-01 19:50:08 In reply to GriftGFX
Posted by GriftGFX
$75 for an early access game. I laughed out loud.
True Collector's Edition.
Commented on 2014-08-01 21:37:01
As a fan who poured tons of hours into the original game, I'm so glad Frontier seems to have made a worthy modern adaption. With that out of the way, that price point is flipping ridiculous. $75 for early access. Yeah. Right. Devs are definitely branding space sims as "Ferraris of gaming" right now.

I'm fine waiting for the steam sales to pop up.
Commented on 2014-08-03 11:37:03 In reply to yutaro
Posted by yutaro
As a fan who poured tons of hours into the original game, I'm so glad Frontier seems to have made a worthy modern adaption. With that out of the way, that price point is flipping ridiculous. $75 for early access. Yeah. Right. Devs are definitely branding space sims as "Ferraris of gaming" right now.

I'm fine waiting for the steam sales to pop up.
you'll be waiting quite a while then.
Commented on 2014-08-05 08:30:23
not really infinite when you are limited to one galaxy and "only" 400 mill star systems. What a let down.

j/k

looks excellent, but $75 for beta access is a bit much. imo. hmm.

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