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Dwarf Fortress Inspired Space Station Sim
Dwarf Fortress Inspired Space Station Sim
4,650 backers pledged $139,685 to help bring this project to life.

We've been quiet. Starmancer has a new engine


Hello everyone,

It's been a while since the Kickstarter ended. We've quietly been creating a new engine for Starmancer. We're still using Unity for rendering, animations, input, and some other things.

We wrote a fairly long blog post on our website that goes into more detail.

(I'd post it here, but you can't edit a Kickstarter update)

Thanks everyone for your support

- Tyler

Survey deadline in 7 days, on August 5th!


Survey Deadline

There are only 7 days remaining on the survey deadline.

We need your survey answers to deliver your backer rewards.
94% of you have finished yours already. 

As for the remaining 6%, make sure that you have answered all your survey questions before August the 5th
The day after we'll be locking down all surveys, meaning that they cannot be edited anymore.

You can find your survey questions here: Link to survey questions

  • Note: If you've ordered on BackerKit using a credit card, you'll be charged next week after surveys are locked. We'll post another update before we do.

If there's anything you need help with, don't hesitate to contact us either by Email or on Discord.

Starmancer Music

Looking for some inspiration to complete your colonist, vault item, or mission idea?
Dirk has created a fantastic new track here that you can have a sneak listen at.

Final Surveys, Create a colonist!



The Colonist Creator has been released. You can access it here along with all the necessary instructions. We've written a brief update about it on our devblog here.

Survey Questions

We've updated BackerKit with the Create-a-Colonist survey question.

Chefs -- We've also added the survey question for creating your recipes. You can access the page with instructions here. There's also a link in your survey question.

Cheaters -- We've sent you an email with your cheat code to name.

If you want to go directly to your survey questions, click here.

Survey Deadline

We've set the survey deadline to August 5th. After this date, we'll lock down all the answers. 93% of you have already finished your survey. You other 7% know who you are.

Update on BackerKit, Limited Tiers, $0 Tier and Closing Late Backing

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