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Starlite: Astronaut Rescue Now On Steam For Linux

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Starlite: Astronaut Rescue a game developed in collaboration with NASA has made its way onto Linux, how about that!

About the Game
Experience the thrill of standing in the boots of a future astronaut on Mars in the world of Starlite. 

Participate with your crewmate in a single-player 20 minute mini-adventure that soon turns into more than you bargained for on the Red Planet. 

Players navigate a future Mars mission in which they must construct a habitat, craft tools and use advanced robots. The game contains hands-on science inquiry and problem solving in mathematics, physics and engineering. 

Starlite: Astronaut Rescue is the first release in the series leading up to alpha testing of the multiplayer online game Starlite: Astronaut Academy in summer 2014. 

People who purchase Starlite: Astronaut Rescue will be guaranteed a spot in the Starlite: Astronaut Academy beta test.

Features
  • Unity Terrain Mars Environment and Shadows 
  • Futuristic "MNRV" advanced rover setting 
  • Advanced "biosuit" style space suits by M.I.T. 
  • Professional Voice Acting 
  • Integrated Intelligent Science Crafting Engine 
  • Realistic Physics for Mars Gravity 
  • Realistic Locomotion 
  • Advanced Robotic Rover Navigation 
  • Original Story and Dialog


Article taken from GamingOnLinux.com.
Tags: Adventure, Steam
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manny 28 Jan, 2014
cool, liking all these Nasa collaborated games.

now lets hope Space pioneer's kickstarter succeeds too:

http://www.gamingonlinux.com/articles/space-pioneer-by-space-enigma-studios-to-support-linux.3000
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