The development team behind the eagerly anticipated Elite: Dangerous today released a new newsletter that offers exciting details relating to the game including Alpha 4 access. Following the Alpha 3 event the developers have made several changes to the game including the hugely popular Cobra MK III, they explain the reasoning behind the change in the letter link at the bottom of this article.
The next phase of Alpha will introduce travel and trading. The final chance to join the next Alpha phase is underway and ends on April 25th, after that date Alpha pre-orders will no longer be available. The Premium Beta phase is scheduled to begin on May 30th.
All Alpha players will be granted a life time discount of 50% on ship insurance in game as a ‘thank you’ for your support.
Alpha players continue to get early access to Beta builds to test before they are more widely released.