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Patch 0.6.6.6 "Time Is Money" Update Is Live!

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Hey Folks!

Ostranauts v0.6.6.6 is now available on Steam, and we're calling it the "Time Is Money" Update.

It includes a total economy rewrite. You now start with a ship mortgage, and payments due each 6 hours. The boneyard is larger, and the closer derelicts have already been picked clean.

To make matters worse, K-Leg's not buying the good stuff anymore. But you heard of a fixer there who might.

Ostranauts Patch 0.6.5.7 Is Live!

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Hey Folks!

Ostranauts v0.6.5.7 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

This patch mainly addresses some issues identified by players in the last patch, plus adds some more quality of life enhancements to certain UIs and workflows.

Ostranauts Patch 0.6.5.4 Is Live!

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Hey Folks!

Ostranauts v0.6.5.4 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

We have a new task list in this patch, moved some UI stuff into a new animated PDA slide-out. Some nav station and inventory fixes. And beards!

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BBG Seeking Contract Programmer for Ostranauts

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Hey Folks!

Blue Bottle Games is seeking an experienced contract programmer for Ostranauts. Medium to long term engagement.

More info about the job here.

If anyone you know might be interested, please direct them to the above link. Thanks!

Ostranauts Patch 0.6.5.3 Is Live!

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Hey Folks!

Ostranauts v0.6.5.3 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

This is a small patch to address some additional issues people have noticed since 0.6.5.2.

Specifically:

Ostranauts Patch 0.6.5.2 Is Live!

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Hey Folks!

Ostranauts v0.6.5.2 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

Mostly smaller bug fixes this time, addressing some issues with docking, inventory UI, and crew AI.

Specifically:

Ostranauts Patch 0.6.5.0 Is Available

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Hey Folks!

Ostranauts v0.6.5.0 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

This one's another fairly big one, covering a lot of AI improvements, social and inventory UI changes, and several other fixes and enhancements. It's a longer list than usual, so we've broken it into sections:

Ostranauts Patch 0.6.4.8 Is Live!

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Hey Folks!

Ostranauts v0.6.4.8 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

Mostly bug fixes and quality of life improvements in the wake of the big 0.6.4.7 patch, but still worth getting out to you sooner than later!

Specifically:

Ostranauts Patch 0.6.4.3 Is Available

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Hey Folks!

Ostranauts v0.6.4.3 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

This one's a short list, but had some worthwhile fixes we wanted to get to you asap.

Specifically:

Ostranauts Patch v0.6.4.2 Is Live!

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Hey Folks!

Ostranauts v0.6.4.2 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

We found one more cause of sudden air loss that we fixed. There's also a new turbo pump, and reversible air pump behaviors to use. Plus a bunch of UX improvements and bug fixes.

Specifically: