This is by no means set in stone.
2014: Story and Design
3Q2015: Internal Prototype completed. Multiplayer battles, investigating planets. (completed)
4Q2015: Founders Program. Fans of the original will be able to apply to become a founder. They will gain access to the vault and private forums where we can discuss what we're doing more openly. NDA required.
1Q2016: Founders begin to provide design feedback.
2Q2016: Founders get the tools we have. The objective will be to help get the modding community going.
3Q2016: Founders finalize with us the canon and get ready for Super Melee.
4Q2016: Founders Program Phase II begins.
1Q2017: Super Melee Prototype with select Founders.
2Q2017: Planetary Exploration implemented
3Q2017: Custom Ship design implemented
4Q2017: Super Melee BETA! / Stellar Crafter built.
1Q2018: World Crafter built / Adventure Mode built
After that it is all TBD.
No builds have been sent to Founders. We are scheduled to do a very limited Super Melee multiplayer test this Fall.
Ok, thanks for clearing that up! I guess the emails were just misleading.
^ Have you even been to Founder's forum?
No, thanks for the link!
I have been waiting so long for a true Star Control reboot. I really hope you guys do the game the justice is deserves. So many games have taken plot lines and character styles from the game without any mention of it. I truly hope this game turns out well.
What is "the great debate"?
I think you'll have to become a founder to get the answer to that.
Impossible. Been dying for a fresh shot of SC for a long time now...
Therefore I simply can't be involved with the early alpha/beta community - Fun as that might be.
Anything coming down the pipe soon?
Is the GDC unveiling still happening? Could not find you under exhibitors or elsewhere in the GDC schedule.
EDIT: Guess not. ;( It's been removed from the schedule.
Founders are getting monthly updates.
regarding the GDC unveiling, that's a good question. would like to know as well.
I purchased the early version, but there is nothing to download in steam yet.
Greetings! I am now a Star Control Elite Founder! Woot! Is there a way to swap 'founder badges' on your profile?
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