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Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
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Description
Release date: Alpha Release on Q2 2015
Universe Edge is a spaceship-building, crew-management, space-exploration game.
Website[www.universe-edge.com]

It is still under currently in development, visual artworks and the final look will still be improved!

Planned Platforms are Windows, Linux and OS X.

What can you do in UE? (in the future)
  • Build and design your spaceship.
  • Fit your ship with equipments and weapons.
  • Manage your crew, assign jobs, trains skills.
  • Provide food source for your crew, craft items and tools.
  • Mine asteroids and land on planets to extract resources and materials.
  • Interact with other AI ships and factions.

The game has been inspired from Gnomoria, Eve Online, and The Sims. So If you have played any or all of those and liked them, You might like Universe Edge too!

- - - - Spaceship Building

Select from a various shaped blocks and combine them to form the layout of your ship. You will be able to Paint and Texuturize them to your style.

Fit your ship with a selection of equipments, every equipments has a function that can be connected together to perform various task.

Several types of mineral can be mine from asteroids, and these minerals has their own unique properties. a Block is composed of how you combine the minerals, then the blocks will have those properties. For example, a Block can be composed of a Mineral that has a chance to deflect lasers effectively, some mineral may increase a Block defence, etc.

- - - - Crew Management

Your crew is the heart of your ship, they will perform all the physical task that you order them, such as placing, painting, and texturing blocks.

They will operate your equipments in order to begin functioning. A crew needs to operate a cockpit in order for the ship to move, A crew needs to operate a Miner equipment controller to be able to mine asteroids.

You will need to provide your crew food, and the comfort of furnitures and equipments. Make them happy and your ship will run on its maximum efficiency.

- - - - Space Exploration

Explore the Procedural-generated and Persistent Star systems of the Universe, you will be able to mine asteroids, land on finite-sized planets to gather its resources.

The Universe is populated with AI races and factions, they are dynamic and alive, they have goals and needs just like you. Your action towards them will define your standing relationship, and all the actions will greatly affect the events in the Universe.

Almost every object in the Universe are craftable, the game has a production-chain system that starts from the raw materials that can be processed to make a greater material or equipments.

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- - - - Language

I'll be exposing a localization file that players can translate, though once all the main features and work has been done, this is something I could look at focussing into :)

- - - - About the Developer

I am currently one developer working on this game, and I am a huge sci-fi NOOOB!! So, I will heavily rely on the community's help on building this game, and the ideas and all. During the Alpha stage of development, I will dedicate 1 year time of development focussing on Community wanted features! Also don't forget to join the forums! forum.universe-edge.com

Visit < Website[www.universe-edge.com] > for more info!
Popular Discussions View All (5)
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Nov 5, 2014 @ 7:03am
What will you do with the game in the future?
Escalaine
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Mar 16, 2014 @ 12:24pm
Content
Bibostin
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Mar 22, 2014 @ 3:57pm
Future or present Sys Req
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288 Comments
Tony Bamanaboni Sep 10 @ 2:17am 
I think the guy is dead lol.
MechaDuckbuttEX Jul 22, 2015 @ 8:29pm 
Is development in progress still?
Arminiushero Jun 26, 2015 @ 9:03am 
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Sangrias Feb 5, 2015 @ 11:18am 
Alpha Release on Q2 2015

Comrade Necron Dec 10, 2014 @ 8:59am 
still abandonded?
Elethio - Pixeljudge.com Nov 15, 2014 @ 10:30am 
Have not forgotten this game, every few months I come back to check...

GL Albert this game looks amazing please make it.
twofastforyou! Nov 5, 2014 @ 10:11am 
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Zasta Sep 20, 2014 @ 4:34am 
Nice, keep up the good work!
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MLG Skeleton Sep 7, 2014 @ 5:59pm 
AWSOME IS THIS GONNA BE FREE ?
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