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Space Station Alpha
Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
Nov 29, 2013 @ 5:03am
Jan 26, 2016 @ 7:48pm

View Space Station Alpha in the store

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Release date: It's available now!
Build a high tech space station. Manage the needs of various alien guests. Fight and survive natural and unnatural space disasters. Take to the stars and build a complex and fully operational space station!

PLAY NOW! Release version available now on Windows, Mac and Linux.

You have been given a small bit of space of your own, a handful of credits and a beat up old WorkerBot(tm). Your task is to take this undeveloped piece of vacuum and turn it into a tourist center/economic hub/military base/diplomatic epicenter or any combination you can manage.

The challenges will be many, the main resource required to keep your cash filled customers alive is oxygen, which can only be pumped out by energy hungry machines. A realistic airflow system sees oxygen rushing from room to room through open doors or quickly escaping into space through the
merest hull breach.

If you can manage to keep your customers alive long enough then you'll have to deal with their various needs, initially you'll deal mostly with human pioneers exploring the outer regions of space, thankfully they'll be happy with little more than a solid meal and some fresh oxygen. As your station
becomes more popular though you'll be dealing with wealthy alien merchants bribing your workers, diplomats expecting special treatment and acid excreting monsters who (accidentally) leave destruction in their wake. You'll become a ripe target for pirates and mercenaries, as your station grows it also becomes bigger target for the periodic meteor showers that are all too common this time of year.

  • Build a space station
  • Manage the fickle needs of various slimy aliens and slimier humans
  • Unhappy aliens go rogue, sometimes happy aliens go rogue. Some passenger will cheat, steal and murder and that's not good for business
  • Set aside areas for your passengers to set up shop, a free market is good for the economy
  • Encounter strange sci-fi phenomena such as giant energy aliens, warps in space-time and heaps more
  • Oxygen flows freely through open doors and stops at closed ones, get creative to bleed oxygen from rooms to fight fires and unwanted guests.
  • A high oxygen environment can lead to fires, fires which will propogate if left uncontrolled
  • Keep that hull intact! Lack of oxygen kills customers as well and that can lead to a reduction in repeat business
  • Fully 3D environment, view from a distance or fly in and try an eavesdrop on your customers conversations
  • Protect or simply rebuild after asteroid showers, pirate attacks and various other spacey horrors.

One purchase will get you the game on all platforms which right now includes Windows, Mac and Linux. Get it now on the Steam Store Page.
Popular Discussions View All (2)
Jan 22, 2015 @ 3:17pm
Space Station Alpha Development
Dec 3, 2013 @ 7:50pm
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Rambovic Dec 19, 2014 @ 10:56am 
Spacebase DF-9 is a crime...
Sarblade 🐬 Dec 17, 2014 @ 1:45am 
Any news?
jacobwilkinson3d  [author] Oct 27, 2014 @ 9:06am 
@Hagamablabla you're right! I forgot to tell Steam the thing is finished :-) Info has been updated
Hagamablabla Oct 24, 2014 @ 1:05pm 
Release date: Early 2014

Really now...
Achaios Oct 12, 2014 @ 5:43am 
Reminds me of Spacebase DF-9, this looks great!
On the other hand, Spacebase DF-9 had better looking environments..
SolarFlare1234 Oct 3, 2014 @ 5:55pm 
Spacebase DF-9 was good and this seems to be great!
s0beit Sep 24, 2014 @ 5:46pm 
ffu :shelterfrog:
LawSuth Aug 17, 2014 @ 9:42pm 
I'm now using the Firefox browser and it's working.
LawSuth Aug 16, 2014 @ 12:39pm 
Payed for it, but after having downloaded it Win 8.1 Chrome (on my desktop pc) says it's blocked the file because it regards it as malicious.
Farmer RJ Jul 17, 2014 @ 7:40am 
I personally don't request much from games in their Alpha stage. If the games intresting and looks like i would spend time on it. Its good for me, keep up the good work, the more things you can add to your space ship the more varitey, which intrest me alot.