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Description: You have a ship with virtually no equipment. Take her and trade among the different star systems. You can be safe and trade on razor-thin margins among the safe systems, or take some risks and trade with anarchic systems while watching out for pirates. You can save on fuel costs by buying a fuel scoop and fly near the sun, but again, watch out for pirates! Or be a pirate yourself and raid other ships... Don't get a bad rep as the police will come after you... Dock with space stations and do your trades (some may take contraband...) Upgrade your ship with your proceeds with better weapons, shields, and other equipment. With 8 dif ... (more)
Release date: 20 September 1984
Tags: Action (1), 1984 (1), Sci-fi (1), Simulation (1), Strategy (1)
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fixit added this to a list 4 years, 7 months ago
PC-DOS (1333 games items)
Neithan added this to a list 4 years, 11 months ago
Remake this game!! (23 games items)
Fabricio Mendes added this to a list 5 years ago
CelShader added this to a list 6 years, 4 months ago
Most Important Games of all Time (38 games items)

"Elite (1984), designed by David Braben and Ian Bell, ushered in the age of modern style 3D graphics. The game contains convincing vector worlds, full 6 degree freedom of movement, and thousands of visitable planetary systems. It is considered a pioneer of the space flight simulator game genre."


Prelude added this to a list 6 years, 7 months ago
'Shields Up!' -- Space Combat (46 games items)

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