Alpha Update 0.3.6

Brad Hill News

We’ve just released a new Alpha update to our backers on Steam! The main highlights of this update are a completely overhauled Mission 2 experience, redesigned large ship destruction effects, tweaks, bug fixes, and more. We spent a significant amount of time on this release to make Mission 2 more fun and polished. The changes will provide more interesting mechanics, …

Arkin – The New Name of Project Orion

Brad Hill News

Welcome to the first official news post for Arkin! As you may have gathered from the title, this post is about our new name and the reasons for the change. We’ve also released a new trailer that blends a bit of story and some exciting gameplay. We’re sure this will be the biggest question so we’ll jump right into it. …

News 08 – Release Changes

Brad Hill News

Welcome to another Project Orion news update. If you’ve been following our updates for a while you might be worried to hear “News” instead of “Dev Blog”; our last few News posts haven't exactly been good news. While we’d love to break that trend, this won’t be the update to do it. We’ve once again made some serious changes to ...

News 07 – The State of Affairs

Josh Duffenais News

This week we're releasing a rather important news update, so the regularly scheduled dev blog will be released next week. We will be discussing how our release plans have changed and what it means for the project and what it means for you, our backers and fans. Planning for the Future First off, we would like to thank all those ...

News 06 – The Road Ahead

Brad Hill News

With the end of August fast approaching Project Orion is nearing its projected release date. Unfortunately that is the focus of our post today, and we want to be upfront with the news: Project Orion will be delayed. This is something that we've been discussing internally for some time now, and after much deliberation we concluded that this is the ...

News 05 – Alpha Begins

Josh Duffenais News

Hey everyone, this week we won't be posting any Dev Blog entries due to the amount of time we're spending on this Alpha release. However, we will be going into detail on what's new in the Alpha and how the build releases will work. Whats NewUntil now, Project Orion has consisted of a single level and a tutorial, this was ...

News 04 – Greenlight Approved!

Brad Hill News

We're happy to announce that Project Orion has been officially Greenlit by Steam!  After only 6 days on Greenlight we generated a significant amount of interest and feedback.  We're overwhelmed by the support given by the Steam community and every vote and comment has been greatly appreciated. Kickstarter UpdateNow that we've made it on Greenlight its time for us to focus ...

News 03 – Campaign Launched!

Brad Hill News

We're happy to announce that our Kickstarter and Steam Greenlight campaigns are now live!  We will be posting continuous updates for the duration of both campaigns, so check back often and sign up on our community forum. Along with the campaign launch we have also released our first gameplay trailer! We're excited to share our vision for Project Orion, and ...

News 02 – Were Going To OIGC!

Brad Hill News

We are happy to announce that we will be attending this year’s Ottawa International Games Conference! We will be there both Monday and Tuesday showcasing the current build of Project Orion.  Stop by our booth on the show floor to try the game in a custom-built flight pod, complete with realistic flight controls!  This is the same flight pod we ...

News 01 – Campaign Launch Imminent

Brad Hill News

Our Kickstarter and Steam Greenlight campaign is about to launch!  At 8PM EST on Wednesday May 13th both campaigns will go live simultaneously. We are very excited to share our goals with the community and hopefully generate plenty of discussion over on the forums and various social media.  We are looking forward to answering any and all questions about the ...