Elite Dangerous Core achievement guide & roadmap



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Killer Instinct

Destroyed another ship

Well Avoided

Escaped an interdiction

Splashing Out

Bought a new ship

I'm a Data Miner

Collected 1 loot data

Gettin' it Done

Completed 5 missions

I Found You!

Cashed in a bounty

You Made This?

Collected a manufactured loot material

Pilot Papers

Collected 5 different loot data

A Jewel in the Night

Sold data on a celestial body

Any Landing You Walk Away From is a Good One

Landed on a planet

Great Workmanship

Collected 5 different manufactured loot materials

I am the Dawg

Collected 500,000 credits in bounties

Pledge Allegiance

Signed up with a power

Mission Complete

Completed 50 missions

Da Vinci Would be Proud

Created your Commander


Completed a planet side mission

Playing the Markets

Achieved a Trade Rank of Merchant

You Can Run...

Collected 1,000,000 credits in bounties

I Could Work in a Supermarket

Collected 100 loot data

That's Scooper

Scooped 100 tonnes of fuel

You're Mine

Interdicted a ship

Black Market

Sold illegal goods

Scratching the Surface

Refined 1 tonne of Minerals or Metals

But You Can't Hide

Collected 2,500,000 credits in bounties

Is this some kind of bust?

Got a bounty of 10,000 credits while at the helm

Scooper Hero

Scooped 250 tonnes of fuel

Same Day Delivery

Transferred a ship to your current location

Mission Possible

Completed 25 Missions

Hello to All Intelligent Lifeforms

Completed 10 planet side missions

Come Visit Me

Scanned your first tourist spot

Social Engineering

Visited an Engineer

Going In For The Kill

Destroyed 25 ships

Delivering Meat Bags

Completed a passenger mission


Became Allied with 2 factions at the same time

Where to M'Lady?

Delivered 5 VIP passengers


Scooped a surface resource material in the SRV

On Average, 1 in 26 is a Crash Landing

Made 25 Planetary Landings

Marvel at the Collector

Collected 250 data loot materials


Destroyed 50 ships

Sales Merchant

Sold 1,000 units of cargo

Wing Friends

Formed a full Wing


Scooped 10 surface resource materials in the SRV

Controlled Falling

Spent a total of 5 minutes airborne in the SRV

Make it Rain

Cashed in combat bonds worth 50,000 credits

A New Ranulph?

Achieved an Explorer Rank of Trailblazer

The Secret is to Bang the Rocks Together

Completed 25 planet side missions

Keep It 100

Completed 100 missions

Working Together

Participated and received a reward in a community goal


Sold 50,000 credits worth of illegal goods

Mission Accomplished

Completed 250 missions


Cashed in combat bonds worth 100,000 credits

And You'll Die Tired

Collected 10,000,000 credits in bounties

Death Metal

Destroyed 100 ships

All Join On For Multi-crew

Joined a multi-crew


Drove 50 miles in the SRV

Exemplary Virtuosity

Collected 25 different manufactured loot materials

Star Chaser

Sold 500,000 credits worth of celestial body data

Come Work For Me

Hired a crew member

Wanted, Dead or Alive

Got a bounty of 25,000 credits while at the helm

Driving Miss Daisy

Delivered 25 VIP passengers

Escape Artist

Escaped 25 interdictions

Fighter Club

Launched a Fighter

Basic Collection

Owned 5 different ships simultaneously

Amateur Chemist

Synthesized materials 1 time

Stars in your Eyes

Sold 1,000,000 credits worth of celestial body data


Destroyed 500 ships

I Believe I Can Touch the Sky

Spent 15 continuous seconds airborne in the SRV


Visited 3 Engineers

Getting The Hang Of It

Made 50 Planetary Landings


Achieved a Combat Rank of Expert

Combine Harvester

Scooped 100 surface resource materials in the SRV

I Got Bills

Spent 50,000 credits hiring crew members

My-cool Bay

Fitted a Fighter Launch Bay

Back Seat Commander

Delivered 100 passengers

Lave is a Rare Thing

Sold 250,000 credits worth of rares

Career Criminal

Sold 250,000 credits worth of illegal goods

What's This Then?

Redeemed 10,000 credits of vouchers from data scanning in the SRV


Visited 5 Engineers

I Hope This is Profitable

Paid 100,000 credits to crew in profit sharing

Rising Star

Sold 2,500,000 credits worth of celestial body data

Mod Culture

Customised 10 modules at an Engineer's workshop

Can I Come and Play?

Had another player join your crew

Fortune 500

Completed 500 missions

Popping to the Corner Shop

Travelled 1,000 light years from the start

Do I Need to Pay Tax on This?

Earned 25,000 credits while being part of another crew

Bus Driver

Completed 25 passenger missions

Kepler's Eye

First to discover a planet


Completed a Team Deathmatch

Cornering the Market

Sold at 50 different markets

Great Crews Make Great Profits

Paid 500,000 credits to crew in profit sharing

Cut Loose

Escaped 50 interdictions

Space Lasso

Interdicted 25 ships

Who Leaked this Data?

Collected 25 different loot data

On Your Own

Completed a Deathmatch

Home, Sweet Home

Visited Sol

Mining Like a Champ

Refined 100 tonnes of Minerals or Metals

I've Got Class

Delivered 100 VIP passengers

Rares, I Like Rares

Sold 1,000,000 credits worth of rares

You're good, come work for me

Hired an Expert ranked crew member

Elite... Dangerous

Destroyed 50 Elite Combat rated ships

Ship Slayer

Destroyed 1,000 ships


Drove 150 miles in the SRV

Helping Hand

Got an assist

A Long Road Ahead

Won a CQC match

VTOL Safety Pro

Made 100 Planetary Landings

Many Hands

Participated in 5 successful community goals

Maybe I'm Too Generous

Paid 2,000,000 credits to crew in profit sharing

Heavy Lifting

Sold 10,000 units of cargo

What Did You Do?

Got a bounty of 100,000 credits while at the helm

Great kid, don't get cocky

Damaged a ship whilst in the Gunner role of multi-crew

Get on Board

Completed 50 passenger missions

There's Dirty Work Afoot

Refined 250 tonnes of minerals or metals

Combination Harvester

Scooped 500 surface resource materials in the SRV

We Win

Won a Team Deathmatch

I Don't Pay You to Think

Spent 250,000 credits hiring crew members

A One Commander Economy

Paid 5,000,000 credits to crew in profit sharing

Are We There Yet?

Delivered 500 passengers

Painite in the Asp

Refined 10 tonnes of Painite


Destroyed 50 skimmers

Fly My Pretties

Launched a fighter 10 times

Data Broker

Redeemed 100,000 credits of vouchers from data scanning in the SRV


Refined 25 tonnes of gold

Well Engineered

Customised 50 modules at an Engineer's workshop

Refined Taste

Refined 500 tonnes of Minerals or Metals


Escaped 100 interdictions

Taxi Driver

Completed 100 passenger missions


Delivered 853 passengers

Analytical Chemist

Synthesized materials 25 times

What Do You Mean, They Cut The Power

Disabled 10 generators


Bought 25,000 units of goods

This Looks Weird

Scanned a barnacle

Are You Talking to Me?

Delivered 1,000 passengers

Classic Collection

Owned 10 different ships simultaneously


Redeemed 250,000 credits of vouchers from data scanning in the SRV

A Real Team Player

Participated in 10 successful community goals


Destroyed 100 skimmers

Ticket To Ride

Completed 150 passenger missions

Better Prepared

Switched Ship mid match

I Have a Staff Turnover Issue

Spent 500,000 credits hiring crew members

I'm Just Lonely

Interdicted 100 ships

Market Diversity

Sold at 100 different markets

Please Release Me

Handed in 1 Occupied escape pod

Listening In

Scanned your first listening station

Centre of the Galaxy

Visited Sagittarius A

Where Have You Been?

Travelled 25,000 light years from the start

Is there anybody out there?

Visited Colonia


Got an Elite Ranking

Elite... Dangerous-er

Destroyed 200 Elite Combat rated ships


Won a Deathmatch


Bought 50,000 units of goods

Put Your Fighters Up

Launched a fighter 25 times

Flag Day

Completed a Capture the Flag match

Pack Your Camera

Scanned 50 tourist spots

Well Trained

Completed the First 5 Training Missions

I Will Drive 500 miles

Drove 500 miles in the SRV

How Very English

Bought 1,000 tonnes of tea

Be Prepared

Customized Loadout


Handed in 1 Black Box

A Small Loan

Spent 1,000,000 credits hiring crew members

Full Fat

Destroyed 250 skimmers


Won a Capture the Flag match

Is it dead yet?

Scanned a Guardians site

Binary Agent

Visited W Ursae Majoris


Bought 100,000 units of goods

Ship Hoarder

Owned 20 different ships simultaneously

Chemical Engineer

Synthesized materials 100 times

There She Goes

Launched a fighter 50 times

Market Mogul

Sold at 200 different markets

Too Many Cooks?

Participated in 25 successful community goals

and I Will Drive 500 more

Drove 1,000 miles in the SRV

Power Saving

Disabled 50 generators

Lost and Found

Handed in 1 Personal Effect

Escape Plan

Handed in 10 Occupied escape pods

Team Player

Won 10 Team Deathmatches

You do not talk about Fighter Club

Launched a fighter 100 times

Silver Arrow

Won 25 CQC matches


Won 10 Deathmatches

Triple Elite

Achieved a rank of Elite in Exploration, Combat and Trading


Handed in 25 Occupied escape pods


Handed in 10 Personal Effects

Pro Player

Achieved a CQC Rank of Professional


Won 50 CQC matches


Won 10 Capture the Flag matches


Won 25 Deathmatches

Super Market Sweep

Sold at 500 different markets


Won 25 Team Deathmatches

Pandora's Box

Handed in 10 Black Boxes

Clean Escape

Handed in 50 Occupied escape pods

Boxing Clever

Handed in 25 Black Boxes

Reunited and It Feels So Good

Handed in 50 Personal Effects

Close and Personal

Handed in 25 Personal Effects

There is no "I" in Team

Won 50 Team Deathmatches

Wire Tapped

Scanned 50 listening stations

Ticking the Boxes

Handed in 50 Black Boxes


Won 50 Capture the Flag matches

A True Champ

Won 250 CQC matches

Full Ranking

Reached CQC Championship Rank 50


Won 50 Deathmatches

Flag Carrier

Won 25 Capture the Flag matches