Simulation games are fun, there is no doubt about that. There are numerous simulation games available. In simulation games, you get to experience things that you wouldn’t normally wish to do in real life. Now, there is a certain game out there that is all about Space Exploration called Kerbal Space Program. This is a game that was released way back in 2011 and has been played by a ton of players of all ages.
There is now finally a sequel to the game that’s expected to be released soon with the title ‘Kerbal Space Program 2’. Here is everything about Kerbal Space Program 2 Release Date, Trailer, Gameplay, System Requirements, and more.
If you’ve played the first Kerbal Space Program game, then you’d be hyped up for the sequel. The first game is still being enjoyed to this very day by numerous players and still receives updates, the latest one being released on the 14th of December. While the first game continues to deliver, let’s take a look at what all we can expect to see in Kerbal Space Program 2.
Kerbal Space Program 2 Release Date
The game was initially announced during a Gamescom event that was held in 2019. It was stated that the game would be released between 2020 and 2021 but it has since been delayed. As of now, the game has a slated release date of 2022. However, there’s no exact date as to when in 2022 the game would be released.
Kerbal Space Program 2 Developer and Publisher
The game is being developed by Intercept Games and will be published by Private Division. The same publishers of games like The Outer Worlds, Disintegration and Ancestors: The Human Odyssey.
Kerbal Space Program 2 Trailer
The trailer for the game was released back in 2019. However, it is a wonderfully designed trailer. It shows off a spaceship orbiting around in space, a few visuals of the moon, some satellites, and the Kerbals setting foot and exploring around. The trailer is accompanied by a track titled Outro by M83 that gives a feel for the game right away.
Kerbal Space Program 2 Gameplay
The game will have better graphics as well as gameplay thanks to the change of studios from Squad to Intercept Games. The game will continue to focus on space exploration and rocket science as well as feature an overhaul and improved user interface in the game. The developers have also stated that there will be new space exploration expeditions as well as more challenges and a sense of realism to the rocket ship in terms of the fuel levels, engines, and other parts.
While the game features new elements, it will also stick to the roots of the original Kerbal Space Program game. The sequel to the game now gets Colonies. This means that you will now be able to build various kinds of structures that are required in space such as space stations, gathering different construction resources, and also different living areas for the Kerbals. Once your colonies have been upgraded, you will be able to build much better equipment and vehicles right away.
Kerbal Space Program 2 Multiplayer and Mods
While the first Kerbal game allowed you to add and use mods within the game, the integration wasn’t perfect. This time, there are high chances of the mods to work perfectly within the game and give you a sense of playing the Kerbal Space Program game. And the game will finally be having online multiplayer. A feature that has been requested by the community for a pretty long time. Anyway, you will be able to perform various kinds of space tasks and challenges with your friends.
Kerbal Space Program 2 Platform Availability
Console, as well as PC players, will be able to enjoy the game. Whether you have the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, or the Xbox Series X or S, you will be able to enjoy this space exploration game. The game will be available for PC players via the Steam Client.
Kerbal Space Program 2 System Requirements
While the first game was released back in 2011, almost any PC will be able to run the game pretty well. However, with the sequel, there is no information yet for the PC system requirements. We will have to wait for this information from the developers. It might require a 2017-18 PC considering the graphics overhaul for the game.
This is everything we know so far about the wonderful Space Exploration game: Kerbal Space Program 2. It’s true that there isn’t much information available for the game yet, but we can hope that as soon as the exact release date of the game is announced, we will get to see more details and even hopefully gameplay footage and the PC requirements. This article will be updated as and when fresh information for the game has been made available.