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Summary

Airmen is a first person shooter where players build and battle their own custom airships. Start with an empty hangar and build a steampunk airship piece by piece. Crew you airship solo or alongside friends on dangerous expeditions into the Archipelago. Fill your cargo hold with wood, aetherium, magnesite and more to upgrade your ship. Mine resources or raid the cargo holds of other players or AI air forts. Take the wheel, mount the turrets, grab an axe for boarding action, or try to stay airborne using a repair hammer but beware: every component of your airship can be destroyed so be sure to extract in one piece.

Features

  • Build your own airship from scratch with a growing catalog of 100+ parts!
  • Join your friends and build an airship together with co-op building.
  • Equip your ships with cannons, gatling guns, pigeon-guided missiles, rams, harpoons, railguns, and player operated turrets.
  • Explore the many islands of the Archipelago in search of rare resources to upgrade your ship.
  • Run deliveries, hunt quarries, harvest resources, and defeat AI installations all across the open-world Archipelago.
  • Form a fleet to take on powerful world bosses like the Mechalodon and Ghost Ship.
  • Complete contracts to gain reputation with multiple factions across the Archipelago.
  • Crew your airship with any number of friends or fly solo against enemy crew and AI controlled encounters across the Archipelago.
  • Board enemies and commandeer their ship using grappling hooks, knives, axes, revolvers, rifles, and boarding charges.
  • Destroy airships by destroying individual components: an airship without engines can't power it's guns!
  • Unlock 60+ player cosmetics by completing in-game challenges.
  • Share your airships and download others' through the Steam Workshop.

Community

Steam: Store.steampowered.com

Twitter: Twitter.com

YouTube: Youtube.com

Reddit: Reddit.com

Discord: Discord.gg


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What is Expedition Mode?

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What is Expedition Mode?

Expedition mode is an all new open-ended way to play Airmen. Players will join a lobby, form a crew, select their airship and launch their expedition. On your expedition you'll look to fill your cargo hold with a variety of resources from wood to coal to aetherium to helicore. AI structures and airships may protect resource deposits or other human crews may look to pirate your cargo hold. The map will remain persistent as new crews join and leave and new resources and resistances will be generated as islands are encountered.

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Collect cargo


Resources

Any cargo you successfully extract with be added to your depot. Resources are spent when choosing your airship and costs are based on what parts are used to build the ship. Bringing very light basic airships will cost no resources but the heaviest airships will require multiple successful hauls to amass their components. Successful extraction will refund a ship's resource cost based on the damage it has sustained.

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Load up your airship


Resources will come in many varieties with multiple ways to harvest each one. Components like pigeon missiles will require unique resource like pigeon eggs but simple armor, beams, and cannons will only require wood and aetherium steel. Aside from vanilla harvesting, resources can be plundered from AI cargo vessels or found in protected caches. Additionally, any captured airship can be extracted and disassembled into a fraction of its build cost.

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Build your cargo hauler


Development

Expedition mode is a massive project and its functional components will slowly roll out individually. It began with the endless sandbox to test a larger map, then Last Crew Standing to bring that map to multiplayer and create a multi-team framework, and now the ability to chop down trees and load a cargo hold with the dropped resources. Future frameworks include mid-match connection, persistent resource tracking, run-time resource and resistance spawning, and more.

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Island Concept 1


The new mode also requires much more new content on top of technical frameworks including each harvestable resource, new AI structures and airships, and new islands.

Table Island

Island In-Game


The existing game modes of Airmen will remain unaffected in the mean time unless implementing a feature into it would serve as a useful test. You will NOT be required to pay resource costs to bring ships to existing game modes.

Muffin Island 2

Island Concept 2


This new mode is still a ways out and it will not be officially released until all core framework is implemented and a healthy amount of content can be enjoyed. There will likely be scheduled tests of the new mode coordinated through the Discord as it gets closer to release.

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Island In-Game


Airmen is Live on Steam

Airmen is Live on Steam

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Airmen has released on Steam. Check our steam page and steam trailer.

Airmen Update 0.62.0: Armored Balloons, Skinning and New Lobby

Airmen Update 0.62.0: Armored Balloons, Skinning and New Lobby

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Airmen gets two new parts: the armored balloon and skinning. The deathmatch lobby has been reworked to be player-oriented.

Airmen: Live on Steam Greenlight

Airmen: Live on Steam Greenlight

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We are happy to announce entering the next stage of development. Airmen is now live on Steam Greenlight and you can check out our trailer below!

Airmen Update 0.61.0: New Terrain

Airmen Update 0.61.0: New Terrain

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Airmen gets a style and quality upgrade to it's terrain with the removal of deformation. Deathmatch gets an all new map with massive peeks and deep ravines...

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Airmen Demo (Mac)

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Airmen Demo (Windows)

Airmen Demo (Windows)

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Build your steampunk airship from an empty hangar and crew it in first-person with up to 4 friends. Man the guns an destroy enemies piecemeal, targeting...

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my first and oldest ship was made illegal by some of the new updates (mainly the lift) and im not super hyped by it but if it is for the best of the game so be it
RIP Destroier

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I spent longer than im happy saying on an airship and tried to test it in sandbox
I then realised that only 700(or 7000 i forget) pieces are allowed could you please make a server where masivs ships are allowed or just let us use massive ships in the sandbox?

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A Question that a lot of people may have ask, and I am wanting to know the answer to it as well....

Will this game go "Free to play" or "Pay to play"?

sorry for asking the similar question by a thousand of other users.

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Whenever I launch the game, the settings menu (or what I believe is the settings menu) opens up, with the player alias box empty. I enter in a name, but the menu won't close, so I can't play the game. Is this a glitch or am I doing something wrong?

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Never mind, the latest update fixed this problem!

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how do i change my in game name?

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