FAQ

Q: What is Outworlder?

A: Outworlder is the first project from Igloosoft Games, a 2D adventure sandbox set in space. It is heavily influenced by hard science fiction such as Aliens, Starship Troopers, Dune and Battlestar Galactica. Read our about page for full details!


Q: When can I play?

A: We will be releasing a free to download demo that’s restricted to Creative mode so players can explore our worlds and build with their friends. For those who don’t want to wait for the full game release, you can pre-order the game to gain access to the alpha and help us develop the game with your feedback.

A free downloadable demo was released in 2019. Get it here.


Q: What do I get for pre-ordering the game?

A: Early access to the ongoing alpha version of the game, and a full copy of the game when it releases.


Q: How will pre-ordering help development?

A: Currently we’re all working part time on Outworlder. Funds generated from pre-ordering will allow us to work full-time longer, or indefinitely, and get the game into your hands sooner.


Q: Is Outworlder a sequel or related to [insert popular title here]

A: No.


Q: Will it be multiplayer?

A: Yes. However it’s important to us that we design the game to be fun in single player first.


Q: What platforms will it be released on?

A: PC, Mac and Linux. A Switch version is planned post-PC release.


Q: Why is there a free demo?

A: We believe in only accepting money if we have a product to show for it. The free demo is show that we’re working in good faith and as an example of what the game will represent.


Q: Will I be able to host a Survival Mode server with my pre-order copy?

A: Yes. Pre-ordering the game will give you access to all features of the full game and its continued updates.


Q: What is Outworlder coded in?

A: Outworlder is coded in Unity using C#.


Q: Will Outworlder be moddable?

A: Yes. Making the game modder-friendly has been a priority since day one.