Tag Archives: frontier developments
Mon, Dec 02, 2013 | 15:09 GMT
Zoo Tycoon studio Frontier Developments has released a free demo of its zoological romp on Xbox Live.
Fri, Oct 18, 2013 | 17:06 BST
Elite: Dangerous has a new developer diary available in which David Braben discusses the space sim’s alpha launch, which will launch in December. The full game won’t be avaiable, obviously, instead the tester will contain to be revealed segments along with the combat, before moving on to other parts. News on the beta will be revealed at a later date and will then be followed by a “gamma” testing phase the game is released. Watch below. Thanks, PC Gamer.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013 | 10:09 BST
Elite: Dangerous studio Frontier Developments has announced that its Kickstarter-funded space sim will feature Oculus Rift VR support.
Sat, Oct 05, 2013 | 19:11 BST
Elite: Dangerous has a new developer video available in which David Braben goes over the battle between two spaceships that was shown in the last video. Braben said the video was not “pre-rendered” and was created via the game’s engine. He said the ships flew on pre-set paths in order to allow the art team to make sure everything looked right through various paths. This also kept the artists from having to manually test each element. Have a look below. Elite: Dangerous launched sometime in 2014. Thanks, Massively.
Fri, Sep 13, 2013 | 11:01 BST
Elite: Dangerous studio Frontier Developments has released a new trailer for its space-faring romp, designed to give you an idea of what the game’s combat gameplay will look like.
Sat, Sep 07, 2013 | 17:34 BST
Elite: Dangerous space stations designed around “procedural algorithms,” plans for construction through Event System
Elite: Dangerous will have variations when it comes to station designs, according to Frontier Developments, and this will be accomplished through “procedural algorithms” which will construct stations out of “a range of modular assets.”
Fri, Aug 30, 2013 | 17:23 BST
Zoo Tycoon will make use of community-wide conservation efforts in the game which will help raise awareness of endangered species. The game will also introduce dynamic achievements based on real-world animal-related events, where when each player unlocks each specific achievement, money will be donated to the corresponding cause. Frontier Developments has detailed how this will work a bit more.
Wed, Jul 17, 2013 | 15:58 BST
Gameplay details for Xbox 360 and Xbox One exclusive Zoo Tycoon have been revealed by Frontier Developments’ studio manager Jorg Neumann.
Fri, Jul 12, 2013 | 20:06 BST
Elite: Dangerous producer Michael Brookes has released the first in-progress screenshots of the space sim. The shots were released to Kickstarter backers first before being shown to the public. Check them out below. Elite: Dangerous is expected on PC in March 2014 and Mac a few months after that. Thanks, Eurogamer.
Tue, Jun 11, 2013 | 17:46 BST
Sat, May 04, 2013 | 16:51 BST
The LostWinds franchise may be revisited in the future once Frontier Developments gets Elite: Dangerous and Coaster Crazy Deluxe out the door.
Thu, Apr 18, 2013 | 15:11 BST
Frontier Developments had a Zoo Tycoon title in the works for Xbox 360 called Microsoft Zoo before it was cancelled by the publisher.
Wed, Apr 17, 2013 | 09:40 BST
Kinectimals Unleashed could be heading to iOS and Windows Phone this month, according to the LinkedIn profile of a Fronter Developments concept artist.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 | 17:15 BST
Frontier Developments has announced Coaster Crazy Deluxe for Wii U, which is being developed in parallel across its UK and Canadian studios with Elite: Dangerous.
Wed, Jan 09, 2013 | 21:38 GMT
Elite: Dangerous will live up to its precursor’s reputation for truly huge game worlds, David Braben has promised.
Fri, Jan 04, 2013 | 15:43 GMT
Elite: Dangerous has met another stretch goal, which will see a Mac release of the Frontier Developments title three months after the PC version is released.
Thu, Dec 20, 2012 | 09:41 GMT
Elite: Dangerous has received a new trailer, courtesy of developer Frontier Developments. The studio has also added a PayPal funding option to the game’s site, which will run alongside the game’s Kickstarter campaign. At the time of writing the Elite: Dangerous Kickstarter has reached £820,035 of its £1,250,000 goal with 15 days to spare. Check out the trailer below and judge for yourself if it’s worth investing in.
Mon, Nov 26, 2012 | 10:44 GMT
Elite: Dangerous is doing big guns on Kickstarter at the time of writing, with £584,968
raised towards Frontier’s £1,250,000 goal. One of the top funding tiers costs £4,500 and lets backers write part of the game’s fiction. Enthusiastic writer Drew Wagar has started his own Kickstarter to raise the money. Get the facts below.
Mon, Nov 26, 2012 | 02:55 GMT
Two ships twist and turn through an asteroid belt in the latest gameplay footage of David Braben’s Elite: Dangerous.
Fri, Nov 16, 2012 | 15:41 GMT
The Kickstarter page for Elite: Dangerous has been updated with a new video in which David Braben explains how procedural generation will be used in the game.