Egosoft confirmed a while ago that their engine that will power X Rebirth will take advantage of multicore CPUs. According to the company, this is a new engine from scratch and one of the design goals was to make use of multiple threads / cores. Moreover, a leaked screenshot revealed that there will be a cockpit view.
Moreover, the game will be totally modable and players can now target parts or critical systems of ships/stations to destroy those parts. The developers have also confirmed that the game will be more action oriented this time around.
Enjoy this shaky cam image that showcases the game’s cockpit view!
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