Exploration Buddy


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GameApplication Windows
Elite:Dangerous Application


Elite Dangerous Exploration Buddy is a companion application for Elite Dangerous Odyssey (Live mode) that displays relevant information about the route, systems, bodies and biologicals and shows you at a glance what is interesting from an exploration point of view. It uses data from the game (local journal file) as well as information from the awesome Elite Dangerous Star Map (EDSM).


  • Exploration Buddy Exploration Buddy
  • Route view Route view
  • Body view Body view
  • Biologicals view Biologicals view
  • History view History view
  • HUD window HUD window
  • Customizable colors Customizable colors
  • Analysis status of biologicals Analysis status of biologicals
  • Prediction of species based on body data (FSS) Prediction of species based on body data (FSS)
  • Clonal Colony Range Indicator Clonal Colony Range Indicator
  • Speech output Speech output
  • Planets of Interest Planets of Interest


  • Apr 12, 2024 (Panostrede) Complete revision for exploration values, improved surface scan symbol, path to the journal files can now be set manually, improvements and fixes
  • Dec 15, 2023 (Panostrede) Planets of interest feature and new current exploration trip history section
  • Jul 21, 2023 (Panostrede) Release 1.3.6: Buddy speaks!
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  • Jun 14, 2023 (Panostrede) Added clonal colony range indicator, auto hide of HUD and more
  • Apr 21, 2023 (Panostrede) Release of version 1.2.4
  • Mar 25, 2023 (Panostrede) Release 1.2.0
  • Mar 1, 2023 (Panostrede) updated text, added credits and more images
  • Feb 18, 2023 (Panostrede) First revision


Thanks to Cannon Research for Vista Genomic Price List Thanks to Spansh for Galaxy Plotter Thanks to all supporters of EDEB

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