The world of Elite Dangerous gets a lot bigger this holiday season with the Horizons expansion pack, launching on December 15th. This expanded version of the game will feature a host of new features, including new ships, missions, a CQC (Close Quarter Combat) Arena, and the ability to land on a planet’s surface and explore in search of new resources and adventures. Horizons will also feature a host of other improvements and expanded content including:Loot and Crafting, unlocking a world of customization options and adding new value and meaning to every action. Multicrew, allowing teams of players to assume roles aboard the same ship. Commander Creation, giving a [...]
Today, Frontier Developments announced that Elite Dangerous would be receiving a full season’s worth of updates with the overarching title Horizons later this year. The new expansion will introduce the Surface Recon Vehicle (SRV) ‘Scarab’ landing vehicle which will allow players to explore the surface of world’s they’ve scanned in search of new resources. Players will also be able to carry out raids on planet surfaces with live support from both the ground and sky. According to Frontier Developments, the transition between space and surface will be seamless and allow players to switch between the two without loading screens.
Horizons will launch this December [...]