Frontier Developments has announced that its massively multiplayer space game Elite Dangerous is coming to PlayStation 4 in Q2 2017.
The PlayStation 4 version will contain every game expansion to date and a number of custom PlayStation 4 features, including Touch Navigation, touchpad hotkeys, and motion-based headlook. More details below:
- Touch Navigation. Explore Elite Dangerous? map of the Milky Way with a swipe using touchpad controls that make navigation fast and easy.
- Extra Control. Customize four additional touchpad ?hotkeys? to suit your own play style.
- Fast Headlook. Quickly track your enemies in the heat of combat with optional motion-based headlook controls powered by the DUALSHOCK®4 wireless controller.
“We?re thrilled to bring Elite Dangerous to PlayStation 4,” Frontier CEO and Elite co-creator David Braben said. “Elite Dangerous is unlike any other space game, with a rich multiplayer or single-player space, a true-to-life galaxy including our own entire night sky, real physics, unique ship handling characteristics and a player-driven narrative that?s really heating up. The galaxy has been stable for centuries, but all that is about to change. PlayStation 4 players will be joining our galaxy at a very exciting time.”
The PlayStation 4 version will also support the PlayStation 4 Pro with “enhanced performance.”
Elite Dangerous is available now on Xbox One and PC.