Elite Dangerous is getting fleet carriers in December, Frontier has introduced.
The developer unveiled the big spaceships in a teaser video, under.
That’s it for fleet carriers for now – count on extra within the close to future, Frontier stated.
Meanwhile, in September, Elite Dangerous will get a brand new beginning expertise, known as In Ship. This will get newcomers entering into Elite proper from the cockpit of a commander’s first ship, a loaned Sidewinder. There are clearer directions and steerage throughout the starting of the sport. Training consists of primary flight controls and scanning, supercruise and navigation, a fight train round a megaship and, lastly, a hyperspace leap and dock at a starport. All of the coaching will embody voiceover.
“We imagine this may result in a extra participating technique to study the fundamentals and assist commanders perceive the instruments they’ve at their disposal to develop into fully-fledged pilots,” Frontier stated.
Also in September, Frontier Points can be reworked and rebranded as Arx throughout all platforms (beforehand on PC gamers purchased cosmetics straight from the Frontier Store with real-world cash, whereas console gamers had to purchase Frontier Points first). This digital forex, which may be purchased with real-world cash in addition to obtained via gameplay, is used to purchase cosmetics similar to paint jobs, ship kits and bobbleheads.
“As all the time with our elective further purchases, Arx can solely be used to purchase beauty Game Extras and won’t be used to introduce and purchase pay-to-win purchases,” Frontier careworn.
“We will not ask commanders to vary how they play, merely being an lively participant and fascinating with the sport is all that is required.”