October 9th Update
Welcome to our first weekly update! This week we’ll be looking at what to expect from the Pre-Alpha, a few teaser screenshots and the Backer Dashboard.
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Pre-Alpha Release Date Update
Our team is working hard on the Pre-Alpha Release and we are excited with the way things are shaping up!
Initially, we announced that Pre-Alpha would be available... Read more
This is a big announcement, everyone. Strap yourselves in. We’re going to break it down into four short points before we explain a little more.
- 1. Always remember that you... Read more
Introducing Cell System
In today’s update, we are introducing The Universim Cell System. The Crytivo Games team designed the Cell System with customization in mind, allowing users to expand and evolve... Read more
Gobbets are a Nugget’s best friend. No one actually remembers how they became the most attached bunch on the planet, but their relationship is so powerful that one can no... Read more
The Universim Pre-Alpha Starts September 15
We are super excited to announce that the pre-alpha build will be releasing on September 15 for ALL of our Alpha-tier (Kickstarter $30+/ Website $40+) backers! Yes, that’s right,... Read more
New Stretch Goal Are Almost Unlocked!
We’re about to hit the $450,000 stretch goal, which means we have even more work to do, YAY! We are actually really excited about being able to add... Read more
The Universim E3 Report
A few months ago, we decided to go to E3 for the first time ever. It was an opportunity that we just couldn’t miss. It offered us a great way... Read more
THE UNIVERSIM GOES E3 2015
June is just around the corner, and that means E3 is soon upon us, the biggest electronics expo in the world. We will be attending the event when it... Read more
Vote For The Universim Website
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Alpha Release Date Announcement
Hello everyone,The time has finally come for us to share our plans with you regarding the Pre-Alpha and Alpha releases! Everyone who has pledged for the Alpha tier or... Read more
It’s about time that we started talking a little bit about how your citizens, which we call Nuggets, work in The Universim, and how they interact with the... Read more
The new website is officially live!
Say hello to the new and improved website! It has been in the development workshop for quite a while now, being hammered into place with brand new graphics and... Read more
Update 41: Farms
In the current development stage of The Universim, we have begun placing huge emphasis on the survival aspect found in the earlier ages. In fact, various survival elements... Read more
Visual Prototype Public Release
We have some exciting news! The visual prototype is now available for everyone to try out! Remember, this was a small internal build created to showcase the visual... Read more
Once again we would like to share with you a little bit about what has been happening around The Universim since starting the new year. At the start... Read more
Update 38: November Update!
The Crytivo team has been working hard since the successful completion of our Kickstarter campaign back in May and would now like to take this opportunity to... Read more
Today we have wonderful news! We have finally completed the migration process from Kickstarter to BackerKit after a few kinks prevented us from doing so for a while.... Read more
Update 36: Status Update
It has been a couple of weeks since the end of the campaign and things have been progressing quite nicely! We should be receiving the Kickstarter money... Read more
Update 35: Forum Registration
Over the last week, we have been setting a lot of things in motion for the development process and future prospects. You have already seen our newly-added... Read more
To be continued!
The celebrations have only just about started to die down...oh no wait someone just brought in a karaoke machine, guess not. The dinosaur cake will have to keep... Read more
Update 33: SUCCESS!
We made it!
Now this was an adventure! Starting out last year we didn’t know how far we would get. Putting the project up here on Kickstarter was a giant... Read more
There is a little under 24 hours left before the end of campaign! Some of the awesome stretch goals have been reached and there is still the opportunity to unlock... Read more
Update 31: The Universim 3D Printed Figurines
Today marks our last 24 hours here on kickstarter. What a ride! Right now we are in the process of reaching our stretch goals and in order to... Read more
Update 30: Merging Stretch Goals
After a lot of discussion with our development team, we have some very exciting news to share with you. We are merging the Planet Editor Toolset with The... Read more
$350,000 Goal Reached! Next Goal - Dinosaur Era!
Next goal $400,000 - Dinosaur Era
Dinosaur Era will be filled with massive prehistoric beasts, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, and an awesome new soundtrack specifically made for the era. To reach... Read more
Update 28: 48 Hours Left
Hello everyone !
We just recently crossed the funding line and have about 48 hours left to reach some of the stretch goals! To everyone on the ropes, it is... Read more
Update 27: Kickstarter Recap
Dive into the past
Update 26: WE ARE FUNDED!
This is so incredibly surreal, you guys made it happen! The goal has been reached! It sounds almost crazy saying that, but here we are. All of us are... Read more
Update 25: New Reward Tiers
There are only 3 Days left to achieve our goal and possibly reach some of the stretch goals! Let’s make it happen! We have seen everyone increasing their... Read more
Update 24: Planet Discovery and Colonization
Hello Ladies and Gentlemen!
In today’s update we will be covering more info about the Planet Discovery and Colonization Mechanics. As we revealed on the page, all of the stars... Read more
Update 23: 5 Days Left
5 Days To Go!
The end is nigh, dear friends! Starting on Monday, we will be going all out on advertising the game around the internet. The Thunderclap will hopefully... Read more
Update 22: Saturday Scoop
New Reward and Add-on!
One of the most requested additions to our rewards is finally official! We are announcing the digital Strategy Guide! Everyone who is in the... Read more
Update 21: Lets Thunderclap Together
We are about to shake the internet with a thunderous roar! Thousands will hear the call. The Thunderclap is going live in a day’s time! This is your... Read more
Update 20: Release Roadmap
Hello Future Creators!
Today is our 23rd day on Kickstarter, meaning there is only 7 days left before the end of our Kickstarter Campaign. It has been a tremendous journey... Read more
Update 18: In-Game Object Editor
Today we have some more great news to share with you! Object editors are awesome, and judging by all of your comments and feedback we can all agree... Read more
Update 17: The Universim Prototype Add-On
We have been receiving an overwhelming number of requests from the community as of late regarding the gameplay showcased around the internet. It looks like you all really... Read more
Update 16: Home Straight
We would like to take the time to thank you all so much for your tremendous support! These last few weeks have been nothing but amazing, and we... Read more
Update 15: Game Play Details
We have something extra special for you today! We are giving you all a quick overview of what you can expect when starting up The Universim for the... Read more
Update 14: Weekly Digest
We have a small update today while we prepare everything for next week. Expect to see a lot of activity!
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Update 13: Physical Artbook and Strategy Guide
We have been receiving a lot of requests for the following two tiers, and we can finally confirm their inclusion as part of the Kickstarter Campaign. The... Read more
Update 11: T-Shirt Reveal
There are those among us who choose to raise themselves above the ordinary man; those who bear the mark of a greater power. They have taken up the... Read more
Update 10: Prometheus In-Game Engine™
Many of you wanted to know a little bit more about gameplay, particularly some of the more innovative elements in the game, so in today’s update we wanted to present... Read more
Support The Universim on Thunderclap
We just created a Thunderclap Campaign! This campaign will help us get the word out about The Universim during the final week. The service allows users to... Read more
Update 8: 50% Funded!
We want to thank you all so much for your awesome support! In only 11 days, we have reached 50% of the total goal! With the support of... Read more
Update 7: Community Labs
We have some more exciting news to share with you today regarding the future of The Universim! We have already promised to keep you guys in the loop... Read more
Update 6: PayPal
Hello PayPal Backers!
Thank you for supporting The Universim via PayPal. We know that it may be a little difficult for you to make payments through Kickstarter due to... Read more
Update 5: New Reward Tiers!
To celebrate reaching the 100k mark, we are adding new reward tiers! Previously concept-only tiers are being brought to life due to your incredible support! Everyone who is... Read more
The Universim has been Greenlit on Steam within 7 days!
The Universim has been Greenlit by the Community!
We have some great news today! Because of your amazing support, The Universim has been Greenlit on Steam within 7 days! We... Read more
Update 2: Add-Ons April 28
Due to an overwhelming number of requests, we are including add-ons for many of the rewards. Please take a look at the list below to see if you would like... Read more
Update 1: April 26
Hello everyone! Firstly, we would like to thank all of you for your awesome support! It’s our 4th day on Kickstarter and we have already hit the 15% mark! You... Read more