Elite Dangerous’ Odyssey update delayed indefinitely for PS4, Xbox One

Elite Harmful is presently in chaos, and designer Frontier Advancement is taking actions to get the scenario under control. The current Odyssey upgrade triggered problems, resulting in frame-rate drops, buggy world generation, and other problems. Sprucing up Odyssey has actually altered the timeline of Elite Harmful’s other updates, and fans have actually been irritated.

Console gamers are going to need to wait to get their hands on Odyssey while Frontier Advancement spruce up the PC variation of the video game. The Odyssey upgrade was a huge endeavor, 10s of countless brand-new locations to go and the capability to check out worlds on foot. It was initially implied to show up on consoles on fall 2021. There is no brand-new release date since yet.

David Braben, the CEO and creator of Frontier, described the studio’s choice in an extensive post on the video game’s main online forums. He composed,

Eventually, our company believe it is ideal to focus our efforts on the core Elite Harmful Odyssey experience for the platforms that we have actually launched on, prior to opening to more. We understand that the work that we do to enhance gamers’ experiences of Elite Dangerous Odyssey on PC will benefit other platforms in the future, however the dates and information of the console platforms are going to alter. We do not wish to hurry into validating any dates or modifications this has on our console release, as we should stay completely concentrated on the core Elite experience. Just when we feel that the structure of the PC release is strong, will we have the ability to re-lay our console roadmap on top.

The group means to concentrate on video game updates that repair bugs and enhance efficiency, in addition to include extra functions to the video game. “Behind every bug fix, design decision and community post is a person who cares a lot about giving our players best possible experience,” stated Braben.

Elite Harmful is presently readily available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.