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Deep Space Settlement is a real-time strategy game focused on empire building and grand-scale space battle. It is currently in development.

Features:

  • Build your interstellar empire
  • Gather and convert resources to power your empire's economy
  • Trade resources between players and NPCs across star-systems
  • Random events, RPG style
  • Customizable ships and stations
  • Build giant capital ships supported by an armada of smaller, more maneuverable ships
  • Create fleets
  • Unlock new technologies
  • Unlock new ship abilities through an XP system
  • Defend against invaders and conquer new star systems
  • Single- and Multiplayer
  • Story and sandbox mode
  • High modding capabilities, access game content through XML and game logic through the API

If you want to support the development, you can pre-prorder the game right now!

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Hi everyone!

We've made our first major milestone! The first playable release is a proof of concept which give an idea of what is DSS and where it is going as well as showing that the game is real! The F.P. release will not go in steam EA yet as I feel - and probably most of you - that steam early access should be for games that are close to being completed, which is not the case for Deep Space Settlement.

However, if you would like to grab this build and try it out, give feedback and have you voice heard on the development of DSS, you may get the "Lieutenant" package which give access to the game right now! Head over Dss.stephanierct.com to get it.


So what's next?
Next up is adding more feature basically. I am listing the upcoming feature on our website's forum. Check it out, comment & suggest right there ->Stephanierct.com

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Finally, thanks everyone for your support and patience on the development of DSS. The F.P. release is the fruit of many years of engine and game development and is a very important achievement. A special thank to everyone who got/will get the FP release and help me spot bugs/issues through feedback and play tests. You are awesome! <3

-Stephanie


October Update

October Update

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Lots of debugging and polishing this month, it getting close to a ship-able FP release! So here's what happened in October:

September Update

September Update

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All art assets for the first playable release are completed and all that is left is basically wrapping up the game, debugging and some polishing.

August Update

August Update

News 2 comments

Update on the latest development from the month of August: Local grid, debug phase & more ship components!

July Update

July Update

News 4 comments

July dev update: Save game validation, 3D navigation, drones and corvettes.

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AmDDRed
AmDDRed

Forum's dead, RSS dead, game seems to be dead. Sad.

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Bronx9146
Bronx9146

Any Updates or the Game is uhmm well Abandoned?

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Adjudicant_Lazzaraak
Adjudicant_Lazzaraak

It would appear the development of this game has stalled for these past 3 years, now...

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Puttzy
Puttzy

Game still in Alpha it appears, according to your site

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LSFRA
LSFRA

No news ?

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lordcronos24
lordcronos24

Hello! I was wondering about the state of the game, i see that on the website the pre-order button has been changed to buy now.Is that means that if i buy it right now i get to play with it right now?????? Please answer quickly so i can buy it fast :P

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StephanieRct Creator
StephanieRct

Yes! Sorry for not being fast, I kept myself away from indieDB for personal reasons.

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Warcorer
Warcorer

Is Mathias still working on DSS, just noticed that he is now working on Shallow Space as well.

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explr
explr

I've quit DSS early September. See Steamcommunity.com

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Grimpast
Grimpast

Please reassure me that the project goes well! I want to play this game.

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StephanieRct Creator
StephanieRct

It's going very well, closing in on the first playable now!

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Grimpast
Grimpast

Thanks for answering me! Great news, I wish you good work!

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