Elite: Dangerous Summary
has announced the Mac version of MMO space sim Elite: Dangerous has taken flight among the stars. Those who own the game already can now launch on either PC or Mac with both sharing the same universe.
This includes a Mac version through Steam which Frontier recentlyfor. Mac Commanders can enjoy exactly the same content as their PC brethren.
Non-Steam Elite: Dangerous players will receive a key to register their game on Valve's platform this month
has announced that Elite: Dangerous players who own a non-Steam version of the space sim will soon receive a code that will let them register their product on Valve's retail platform.
Don't worry if you already own half the galaxy's ore reserves, either; Frontier and Valve are working on a way to connect existing accounts with Steam, so none of your progress is lost.
Elite: Dangerous to receive "new way to play" with Powerplay, take part in "ongoing battle for interstellar conquest"
The next major update to Elite: Dangerous from developerwill be pitting the galactic powers against one another in Powerplay, where Commanders will choose their side and help a faction dominate.
Each organisation is "fully fleshed-out" featuring perks, political leanings and a biography. They either grow in influence or fall to ruin as players help these factions vie for control.
The massively multilayer space sim Elite: Dangerous is now being peddled through, and it's ready to blast off for £39.99 in time for mankind's annual chocolate egg eating weekend, otherwise known as Easter.
space launch just snuck up, and still remains available through their . It's unclear whether current owners will be able to activate their copies through Steam in the future.
is firing up the beta thrusters for the Elite: Dangerous Mac client this week, with a select few commanders being chosen for the rocky space flight. There's also a tease for the "biggest update so far" for the space sim.
The Powerplay update will be detailed in "around three weeks' time," and includes a "new method of interaction" in the game, and features AI-controlled drones for loot scavenging, mining and fuelling.