Dedicated servers are now live in Astroneer, and as an added bonus, all the performance upgrades we made to enable 8 players on servers means multiplayer on all platforms should be running significantly faster. Updates Creative Mode Drone Players in Creative Mode now have access to Aero, the Camera Drone that enables ‘photo mode’! The Drone has a ‘free camera’ mode that allows the player to control and position a
For the last two weeks, the System Era team has been gathering every Friday to put on weekly Devstreams to give you all a peek into what content we are working on, and as of this week we can finally reveal that our next big feature will be adding Automation to Astroneer! Normally we would be releasing vlog content on Youtube to give you a behind the scenes look at
Updates EXO Salvage Initiative LTEPlayers have been requested to assist EXO in cleaning up all the debris items that are littered around the planets for permanent cosmetic rewards and in-game goodies. Of particular interest are any large cargo containers that have gone missing from EXO’s manifests – return these for major points! Rumor has it that these fell only on a few planets, but have caused a delightful atmospheric effect…
Steam players should receive this update today, March 10, 2020. Updates We have introduced a new item to help players achieve truly flat surfaces, the leveling block! Use them in Creative Mode to snap to the existing voxel grid to create flat surfaces that automatically snap to each other. For now, the leveling block only exists in Creative mode, but we will evaluate how we can roll it out into
Steam players should receive this update today, January 24th, 2020. This is a performance and quality of life focused patch that greatly improves framerates in multiplayer sessions. While testing this in house, we have been seeing speeds boosted significantly (2x-3x!) when playing with others. We are really happy with the results, but please let us know how things are going when playing with friends in all of your big saves.
Welcome to the Holiday Update, featuring our first ever community goal where your progress gets collected with the entire player base to unlock exclusive rewards! Steam, PS4, and Xbox “Play Anywhere” players should receive this update today, December 16th, 2019. UPDATES Exo Community Recovery Mission is live! The Holidays in the Sol system have arrived, and due to unforseen circumstances, EXO Dynamics needs you to participate in project CHEER to
: You can find the details for this event on the announcement page [url=https://steamcommunity.com/ogg/361420/announcements/detail/1716364455375488772]here[/url].
It is hard to believe, but Astroneer fully released this year which means we are qualified for the new Steam Awards format! You can support us in any category, but we think that we really stand out for the Outstanding Visual Style award! Thanks so much for your consideration! -jt