Elite: Dangerous Alpha Phase One Released and Screens/Trailer

Backers who pledged for access to the Alpha release will experience different Alpha phases over the coming months
Frontier Developments has announced that the first phase of the Alpha version of Elite: Dangerous is available now for all Alpha backers. The aim of Phase One, named Single Player Combat, is to test key aspects of ship control and combat systems. Piloting a Sidewinder with varying weapon configurations, players progress through 8 single player scenarios - initially designed to familiarize players with the controls, gradually increasing in difficulty and complexity.
Thirteen screenshots and a new video have been added in our download section.