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.
and a new video have been added in our download section.