You can now set foot on the floor of numerous planets in Elite Dangeous’ simulated Milky Way. Elite Dangerous: Odyssey has arrived, which lets you hop exterior your Cobra MkIII within the space game and discover planets on foot for the very first time.

When you fireplace Odyssey up for the primary time, you’ll be handled to a crash course in first-person navigation planet-side. Your job is to infiltrate an enemy compound, which you’ll shortly discover has already been overrun by… somebody. Never thoughts, although – the aim right here is to get inside, get the facility restored, and obtain some important knowledge.

We’ve solely had sufficient time with Odyssey to find out that sure, it really works, and you do get to stroll round like in a traditional FPS recreation. Going right into a constructing on foot in Elite is terribly thrilling, although, and there are containers to loot and pc methods to hack aplenty. Getting the lights again on attracts the eye of the parents who’d cleared the place out earlier, although, so there’s a gunfight to take care of virtually immediately.

Some gamers have already had an opportunity to discover the Black on foot – the Odyssey alpha kicked off March 29 for gamers who owned or bought the Lifetime Expansion move or the Odyssey Deluxe Alpha pack.

For everybody else, although, that journey begins right now. “See you planet-side,” developer Frontier writes in its announcement e mail. Odyssey is available on Steam, and you’ll want a replica of the Elite Dangerous base recreation as a way to play.

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