Current Active Project

Elite Encounters advert

IN DEVELOPMENT - Our flagship product, Elite Encounters is a Tabletop Roleplaying Game set in the universe of the Elite computer game franchise. Officially endorsed and supported by Frontier Developments and developed alongside the computer game Elite Dangerous. Will be available in electronic and paperback formats along with information sheets and other addons and is scheduled for release in 2017. Funded by Kickstarter.

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Other Projects


[Elite Historical Archive]

ON HOLD - Information about and history of the Elite Universe. Includes the Elite Timeline, the essays that led to Daftworks' involvement in the development of Elite Dangerous. Work on this will resume once Elite Encounters is published.


[Paper and Card Models]

ACTIVE - Attractive, fun card and paper models suitable for all ages to build and collect. Currently all models are free, but the collection will be expanded into commercial models and more complex models for the more experienced builder. Work on this will resume once the Elite Encounters project is complete.


[Hobby Games]

ACTIVE - Hobby games are games that involve an element of construction and modelling to play, from the cutting out of a playing surface to the construction of card and paper playing pieces. This part of the site offers some early Daftworks products (previously marketed under the MadCap Models brand) for free! The range of games will be expanded when the Elite Encounters project is complete.


[To The Frontier Webcomic]

ON HOLD - webcomic set in the Elite universe. Work on this will continue once Elite Encounters is published.


[BattleBarge Webcomic]

COMPLETED - Webcomic about a wargaming shop and the sometimes strange world it exists within. Completed in 2009.