We’re only T-minus six days away from the release of Kerbal Space Program. Last night, Squad announced the date that their excellent space sim would official exit their Early Access orbit: April 27.
Kerbal Space Program, in case you’re unaware, is a rocketry sim—challenging you to design and build vessels capable of taking you to the stars. It’s been in Early Access for years, and is one of the few pre-launch games that I’ve been happily recommending that people buy.
As for what version 1.0 will bring, Squad is teasing the release with a series of short videos. Here’s one unveiling the new female Kerbals:
Also expected in 1.0 is more realistic modelling of drag and lift, an ‘Engineer’s Report’ warning of crucial design flaws, and a game over state.