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Frontier: First Encounters

DOS - 1995

Alt names
FFE, Elite 3
Released in
United States
Action, Simulation
Managerial, Sci-Fi / Futuristic, Space Flight, Trade
GameTek, Inc.
Frontier Developments Ltd.
Dosbox support
Broken on 0.63
4.5 / 5 - 20 votes

Description of Frontier: First Encounters

Frontier: First Encounters (also known as FFE, Elite 3) is a game published in 1995 by GameTek, Inc., the theme is managerial, sci-fi / futuristic, trade, space flight. It features a action, simulation genre and uses a perspective.

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FoNUS 2016-04-10 0 point

I loved Elite and Frontier but this game i never got to try because i cant get it to start.
If someone knows how, let me know.

tootall197 2011-11-01 1 point DOS version

Loved the first Elite on the ancient C64

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Game Extras

Various files to help you run Frontier: First Encounters, apply patchs, fixes, maps or miscellaneous utilities.

PatchPatch 1.06d English version 761 KiB FixWin98 fix English version 637 KiB RefcardEnglish version 946 KiB MiscFull manual English version 47 MiB MiscFurther Stories of Life on the Frontier English version 34 MiB

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