If you target something you dock with (for instance, a space station) you often end up colliding with the walls directly around the space station's docking entry, or the ground.
You control your own spaceship in which you can participate in exploring a 1:1 scale Milky Way, trade between star systems, participate in bounty-hunting wanted ships, and even pirate other ships for their cargo. BreakfastMelon - The most important pilot of the day. The author Drew Wagar wrote an in-depth article about the history of Frontier: Elite II. (leading to the speed bug I mentioned above) In essence, autopilot is broken.
Joined: Aug 28, 2006 Posts: 2,958. Tell others what you think about Frontier: Elite 2: did you play it?
Erm, you'll need to rummage on SourceForge until you find it, I think.
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DJFuZion DnB 52,389 views. Screenshots were taken by Abandonware DOS. Frontier: Elite 2 is an abandoned DOS science fiction vehicle simulation game set in the Elite universe, developed by Frontier Developments, designed by David Braben and published by GameTek in 1993. These stories are set in the Elite Universe. Show only OP | Page 3 of 3 < Prev 1 2 3.
by michalg » 02 Jun 2010, 18:36 . Perhaps for the final piece, Full Circle, you need to have read the previous seven. Picture in Picture version: https://youtu.be/4-V229WLzNk For added nostalgia, Banner version: https://youtu.be/trfu9jPP2VM Full Screen version: https://youtu.be/XcjvQk1LeO8.
I don't like playing in DOSBox because of the framerate sucking (yes, I increase the CPU cycles to ~8000). It's the long-awaited sequel to Ian Bell and David Braben's earlier game Elite, part of the Elite series and available for Commodore Amiga, Atari ST and PC computers. Damn.
Frontier Elite 2 was released in 1993 and Frontier First Encounters was released in 1995. Oolite Website/Download The second remake is Pioneer a Frontier: Elite 2 remake The game is open-ended, and you are free to explore the millions of star systems in the game. Frontier: Elite 2 is also part of the Elite series.
According to Guinness World Records "Frontier: Elite II was the first game to feature procedurally generated star systems.". I am having so much fun with it... Who needs "No Man's Sky", when this game is around?!?
Perhaps for the final piece, Full Circle, you need to have read the previous seven. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Playing experience can be poor due to your browser or your computer. A new Elite. Hi-Res Frontier First Encounters. Password protection remains.
The game is open-ended, and you are free to eke out whatever kind of space-faring existence you can think of. I am not capable of writing one myself (programming bores me) but I am more than capable of getting a team together to work on it.
We have a few details in the video description. It's a remake of classic game called Frontier: Elite 2. The German version of the game. As a consequence, Frontier cannot be completed or "won" - instead, players themselves decide what to aspire to and set out to achieve it. The 1993 Amiga CD32 port of Frontier: Elite II was the first game made by Frontier Developments as an official company. It's written by David Massey, Moira Sheehan and Kathy Dickinson.
Did you love it or hate it? I think throwing that in with one of those videos would be amazing! There's a few outtakes indeed :D. We have our sights fixed on Dave Lowes orchestral remake. Of course it would have to be freeware.
Pioneer is a space adventure game set in the milkyway galaxy at the turn of the 31st century.
First use of procedural generation in a videogame - Guinness World Records, http://www.dream-ware.co.uk/frontier/books/stories-of-life-on-the-frontier/, http://www.frontierastro.co.uk/Fiction/frontierfiction.html, http://elite-dangerous.wikia.com/wiki/File:Frontier-Elite-2-Reviews.jpg, https://elite-dangerous.wikia.com/wiki/File:Frontier-Elite-2-Trivia.png, https://elite-dangerous.fandom.com/wiki/Frontier:_Elite_II?oldid=132386. Frontier: Elite II was published on a single floppy disk.
This book is a collection eight short stories which came free with Frontier: Elite II in 1993.
New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the EliteDangerous community. I have received complaints that the password protection has not been removed. No Amiga or Atari versions were released as by the time of its publication these platforms were no longer as profitable as they had once been.
If only the courier had the spinning engines :P, Yeah, some scenes were very tricky.
This version is perfect though.
If the game is too fast or too slow, try hitting CTRL-F11 (slower) and CTRL-F12 (faster).
A few people have asked to be able to compare the remake with the original. If you don't know this game - it's space trading computer game, with open ended gameplay.
Click the link below to start the download. For the Amiga version, this is a single 880 KB disk (disk 2 was only a selection of interesting saved games), and for the PC/DOS platform a 720 KB double density floppy. GaminGHD 17,038 views. Discussion in 'PC Games' started by Clav, 21 Feb 2012.
You can land on planets, slingshot past gas giants, and burn yourself to a crisp flying between binary star systems.
I rerally hope you can complete this project, http://free-game-downloads.mosw.com/abandonware/pc/simulations/games_t_z/terminus.html, (You must log in or sign up to reply here.
Both are not yet ready for release, but screenshots and videos are already available to shown them off.----- Frontier: Elite 2 Intro - The Dangerous Remake (2016 Uncle Art Orchestral Version) - Duration: 4:52. The point is, you autopilot to the planet, and end up colliding into it. Space Sim remake at it's best.
I'm not sure if you've heard this before, but the autopilot in GLFrontier is pretty bad.
10:12. Included in the pack, as with all other versions other than the Shareware one, are icons to use with the game.  It adheres to the Elite universe very closely and the writing is of a high standard.
OpenGL Frontier will work with modern operating systems, has improved graphics, and is simple to install and set up. Frontier: Elite 2 Intro - The Dangerous Orchestral Remake.
Also, when going to planets, you'll fly over them, turn back around, fly over again, turn back around and repeat until it properly courses to it. check out the. If you target a planet, it'll fly you to that planet, keep you at a very high speed and you can't slow down because of the planet's gravity or something to that extent.
Press J to jump to the feed. Hello, I've found this project couple of days ago.
I've scoured the internet for every version I could find, and rebuilt them with MinGW so play with the various changes in the code/decompile.
Welcome to the forums Brianetta! We have 2 other versions in the description, but here are the direct links for those that missed them. The sub-character from one story becomes the main character in the following. The files below are no longer recommended or guaranteed to work. Elite is a space trading video game.It was written and developed by David Braben and Ian Bell and originally published by Acornsoft for the BBC Micro and Acorn Electron computers in September 1984.
The shareware version of Frontier: Elite 2 is free to download. This book is a collection eight short stories which came free with Frontier: Elite II in 1993. The original UK version of the game, with the wormholes 'feature' and other bugs (see. I'm Brian from the Pioneer dev team.