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  • Ostranauts Patch 0.7.0.4 Is Live

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    Hey Folks!

    Ostranauts v0.7.0.4 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

    This patch changes the way save files are structured to make them multi-file, and should help users who regularly experienced save failure issues.

    Saves from 0.7.0.3 should work, but due to the change in save file structure, all backup saves will be deleted when the new

  • Updated Early Access Roadmap

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    Hey Folks!

    A little over a year ago, we launched Ostranauts on Steam Early Access. And over the course of the past year, we've had a number of stability fixes, quality of life changes, new features and content added to the game. We've also had a year of chatting with fans to get a better sense of what they're expecting out of Ostranauts, and a better idea of how fast we

  • Patch 0.7.0.3 "The Gig Economy" Update Is Live!

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    Hey Folks!

    Ostranauts v0.7.0.3 is now available on Steam. Named "The Gig Economy" Update, it represents a major feature update, hence the change from 0.6.x to 0.7.x. (Be on the lookout for a post soon with our new roadmap!)

    It includes a new Gig Nexus kiosk where captains can take contract work, several new perimeter stations around K-Leg, accidental debris

  • Ostranauts Mission System: Sneak Preview Available Now

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    Hey Folks!

    We're preparing our next big feature update for Ostranauts (v.0.7.0.1), and it's a pretty big one. We're pretty happy with how it's turning out, but we could use a hand stress-testing it for bugs and balance. So we're opening it up as an opt-in beta branch, for those who want a sneak preview.

    Note: Saves created in this version may break as we

  • Ostranauts Patch 0.6.12.8 Is Live!

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    Hey Folks!

    Ostranauts v0.6.12.8 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

    This patch addressed a few older AI issues and annoyances, as well as a recent door bug.

    Saves from 0.6.12.7 should work, but saves that previously experienced issues may continue to experience those issues, requiring starting a new game.

    General Changes Fixed a bug
  • Ostranauts Patch 0.6.12.7 Is Live!

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    Hey Folks!

    Ostranauts v0.6.12.7 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

    This patch is another hotfix for issues discovered in 0.6.12.4, specifically addressing the K-Leg license not working after the first one expires, adding the missing air vents to the PDA build menu, and some AI ship spawning tweaks.

    Saves from 0.6.12.6 should work, but

  • Ostranauts Patch 0.6.12.6 Is Live!

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    Hey Folks!

    Ostranauts v0.6.12.6 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

    This patch is a hotfix for a few issues discovered in 0.6.12.4, specifically addressing transit not working, crashes while saving/loading on K-Leg, and a bug where captain ignored player input.

    Saves from 0.6.12.4 likely still work, but if you encountered transit not

  • Ostranauts Patch 0.6.12.4 Is Live!

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    Hey Folks!

    Ostranauts v0.6.12.4 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

    This patch improves AI handling of low O2 environments, adds the salvage license, new conversation options, some new content, background stars, and more!

    Saves from 0.6.11.0 and earlier may still work, but it is recommended to start a new game.

    AI and Crew Changes
  • Ostranauts Patch 0.6.11.0 Is Available

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    Hey Folks!

    Ostranauts v0.6.11.0 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

    This patch improves NPC ship spawning and flying to reduce the number of collisions and police interdictions, adds an intro conversation to the fixer, and fixes several bugs.

    Saves from 0.6.10.0 and earlier should be compatible, but if you were seeing bugs or other

  • Ostranauts Patch 0.6.10.0 Is Live!

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    Hey Folks!

    Ostranauts v0.6.10.0 is now available on Steam, and your clients should be updating shortly.

    This patch has several improvements to ship collisions and crew AI, some new content, and some significant bug fixes. It is also the first patch to use our new (and hopefully more useful/meaningful) version numbering system:

    E.g. Version W.X.Y.Z, where: W = Release