We’re happy to announce a new feature on its way to the game – heat mechanics. In short, this includes changes to how devices like generators, radiators, ship weapons and coolant work, as well as the addition of heat sinks. These changes will allow new possibilities in gameplay and more depth in ship designs. For more details on what exactly changes and what is new, you can check out the feature video linked below as well as the the wiki page: https://wiki.starbasegame.com/index.php?title=Heat_mechanics. Heat mechanics will make their way to the PTU first and to the live server later. IMPORTANT NOTE: […]
Time for a new Starbase Developer Vlog! The developer vlogs are a series of videos where we’ll talk about news regarding Starbase’s development, upcoming features, community creations as well as any other topics that the community wants us to discuss. In this video we’re discussing recent Public Test Universe updates such as looting, paint tool and Ship Designer updates, in addition to showcasing upcoming ship repair features – and more. Join the discussion on the official Starbase Discord, and don’t forget to wishlist Starbase on Steam!
We’ve released a new Starbase Developer Vlog! These developer vlogs will be a new series of videos where we’ll talk about news regarding Starbase’s development, upcoming features, community highlights as well as any topics that the community wants us to discuss. In this video we’re discussing recent Public Test Universe updates such as capital ships and moon mining in addition to showcasing an upcoming feature: Spaceship Deeds – and more. Join the discussion on the official Starbase Discord, and don’t forget to wishlist Starbase on Steam!
A new Starbase feature video has been released! When you’re looking to find a suitable place for your base in space, instead of placing it within the immediate vicinity of the gas planet Eos, why not look towards one of the moons instead? In this video we’re taking a look at how the upcoming Moon bases and moon mining will work in Starbase. So, do you wish to know what moon mining looks like and what kind of uses a moon base can have? WatchStarbase – Moon Bases & Moon Mining Feature Video to find out! Join the discussion on the official Starbase Discord, and […]
Early Access is here! We are incredibly excited to launch Starbase in Early Access after more than a year in Closed Alpha. The game is still in an alpha stage as we are missing features and gameplay loops, but our vision is starting to come together and it’s time to open up the game to the whole community! We have an Early Access promise of 2-3 updates every month, and as outlined in our roadmap, we will introduce major new features like Capital Ships and Station Siege to the game in August-September. See you in the stars! Get your copy […]
After a long wait, Starbase Early Access is finally starting next week on Thursday, July 29th at 6PM EEST / 8AM PT / 3PM UTC. Starbase will be priced at 32.99€ / $34.99 / £27.99, and kicks off with a weeklong 10% launch discount. When Early Access begins, the Starbase universe will be a blank canvas ready to be populated. While many new core gameplay features such as the tech tree, crafting, ship easy build mode and station easy build mode will be available on release day, we want to be clear about the state of the game at launch. […]
A new Starbase feature video has been released! Once you’ve managed to acquire enough wealth with your protected stations and moon refineries within safe zones, you might want to risk some of the extra wealth for possible massive gains in the vast non-protected universe. This is what Starbase’s station siege mechanics exist for and what this video is focused on. So, do you wish to know how exactly a station can be captured, destroyed, or what happens after the fight? Watch Starbase – Station Siege Feature Video below to find out! Join the discussion on the official Starbase Discord, and don’t forget to wishlist Starbase on Steam!
Starbase Early Access Release on June 17th, 2021 – Development Roadmap and New Features Revealed!
We are proud to announce that the Early Access release date for Starbase is now set in stars as June 17th, 2021! In preparation for the Early Access release, a roadmap outlining the progress of the development has also been released. Check out what the future holds for Starbase: A bigger (4k) version of the roadmap can be downloaded from here. We’re also really excited to introduce an amazing new feature to the game – the Capital Ships. These massive, station-sized ships enable thrilling new gameplay both for solo players and bigger groups and factions, and we can’t wait for […]
A new Starbase feature video has been released! The traditional way of designing ships in Starbase in the Spaceship Designer can take a while to get the hang of. Thus, we’ve added an Easy Build Mode where you can get started with designing your own ships more easily. This video explains how exactly Easy Build Mode works. See how a ship is built using the Easy Build Mode by watching Starbase – Easy Build Mode Feature Video below! Join the discussion on the official Starbase Discord, and don’t forget to wishlist Starbase on Steam!
Hello everyone! The Early Access release of Starbase is now targeting May 2021, and we plan to announce the exact release date in April! We’ve decided that we need a bit of extra development time to make sure that the game is in line with our vision. In the meantime we continue to run the Closed Alpha test until launch, while working hard on many important gameplay loops and big new features that will be added to the game during April. We know the community has been waiting eagerly for the public release, but we promise the wait is worth […]
A new Starbase feature video has now been released! We have talked about the devices in Starbase before, but there have been many new additions to the device list since then. Thus, this video focuses on the new devices: the Reconstruction Machine, the 3D Printer, and the Transponder. Want to find out how to resurrect mid-fight? Or how to automate your station building? Check out Starbase – More Devices Feature Video below! Join the discussion on the official Starbase Discord, and don’t forget to wishlist Starbase on Steam!
A new Starbase feature video was just released! This video focuses on the asteroid belt, which is where you’re going to have to venture into if you wish to mine yourself some materials. It’s recently been updated, and is now bigger, bluer and foggier than ever. The asteroid belt is also the perfect place for pirates to ambush you, which is what we’ve been simulating with Convoy Events with players in the Starbase Closed Alpha. The video also includes footage from those events so you can see what fighting within the asteroid belt can look like. Find out what the new […]