Questions like this aren't going to get you answers any sooner. Please keep questions clean.When the crap are you going to properly confirm or deny Elite 4?
David's been fairly busy recently, hence there are some unanswered questions in this thread - hopefully a few were answered with the Twitter Q&A. I'll be taking a selection from this thread and giving them to David.
That is very good question! Russians did a great job changing visual aspect of the game. Perhaps with a little help from FD modders would be able to do real modding. New missions, places, equipment, ships and better game balance. Modding posibilities seems to be limitless.While your at it, Ask him if he will open source Frontier First Encounters and put up any old design notes, code or game flow charts.
It's more a challenge to get the thing done, than anything else, and share the experience in the process. But your reference to Oolite answers my actual question. I wont be infinging on copyrights by going ahead.An admirable aim, but are you aware that there is an excellent modern take on Elite called Oolite already available?
No reason not to do your own thing, of course, but you might not get the level of interest you're hoping for
Ooh noice!My entry for today's necro competition.
Errr... you may be a little late to be asking DB questions in this thread!David, it possible to open permission for systems without permission currently? do they contain a secret? why block access to them? example polaris, col 70, triton ....