Minor hold-up on PC, significant delay on console.
Frontier has delayed Elite Dangerous: Odyssey due to coronavirus.
In a note to gamers of the area video game, Frontier said the impact of the ongoing lockdown had affected its development schedule, pressing back the much-anticipated Odyssey growth.
Frontier had prepared to launch Elite Dangerous: Odyssey throughout PC and console early 2021. The PC release is now slated for late spring 2021, with the console release pressed back to autumn 2021.
” Please do know that these challenging choices have actually been made with a concentrate on making Odyssey as extraordinary as it can potentially be for all our Commanders no matter their platform, while also respecting reasonable task due dates for our teams throughout this challenging worldwide situation,” Frontier said.
” We wish to genuinely apologise to all of our neighborhood. We understand you have actually been waiting patiently and how frustrating and aggravating this need to be.”
Alpha gain access to for Elite Dangerous: Odyssey on PC is still prepared, however is now set for early spring, Frontier stated. Elite Dangerous: Odyssey Deluxe Alpha and Lifetime Expansion Pass holders get access to this release.
Odyssey lets Elite Dangerous gamers leave the confines of their space vessels and stroll about the games galaxy on-foot for the very first time, checking out whatever from glossy spaceport station to dirty desert stations in first-person.