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ASTRONEER

Nominate Astroneer for the Labor Of Love Award!

As we enter our 5th year of live development, we first off want to thank everyone who has supported us from the start of our pre-alpha days! We hope you all can feel like you helped us make an amazing title with your suggestions and support during Early Access. This year in the Steam Awards, we would love it if you would consider nominating us in the Labor of Love category. Since 1.0, we have updated the game 43 times, including awesome named updates like The Automation Update, adding Creative M...

The Biofuel Obtainment Operation (B.O.O) Update is live!

Players on all platforms should receive this update today, October 19th 2020! Updates EXO Biofuel Obtainment Operation New plant species have been detected on Atrox which are capable of generating potential biofuels from other flora. This species – designated “Cauldrangea” – appears to only appear for a short period of time. Beware that these Cauldrangea are protected by new dangerous Hazards. {STEAM_CLAN_IMAGE}/10546736/15...

Update 1.15 is Live!

Update 15 Release Notes (1.15.51.0) Updates Unreal Engine 4.23 Upgrade Optimized Astroneer-specific rendering and network replication code for 4.23 which should lead to better overall performance Smaller package sizes for Xbox One and PS4 due to optimization Much lower overall memory footprint due to optimizations and general 4.23 memory savings Manual Platform Locking All platform items are now manually locked/unlocked thr...

Automation Update 002 is Live!

Automation Update 002 is live! This Update focuses on adding even more items and functionality to the Automation Update we previously released! New platforms, new switches, and updated modules to support even more fluid Automation setups! 1.18 HOTFIX DETAILS Today we issued a hotfix with the following updates to all platforms: Fixed some new items not being available from creative mode plinths. Modified the power switch to ...

The Automation Update Is Live!

Welcome to the Automation Update! This content update contains a full array of tools that work seamlessly with the existing game to give you an incredible amount of options to use custom logic to automate every part of your space bases and technology! This update also contains a ton of quality of life changes to modules, a balance and organization pass in the catalog, a new in-game event with rewards, and the rollout of Exo Outfitters! Updates Automation Items are now live in game. Automate ever...

Automation Update Releasing June 24th

The Automation Update finally has a date! All the new items announced in the last few weeks will be coming to Astroneer on June 24th! If you haven't been following our development streams, (follow us on twitch here) allow me to get you all caught up on what you missed: The Automation Update will be a free update to Astroneer that contains a full array of tools that work seamlessly with the existing game to give you an incredible amount of options to use custom logic to automate every part of you...

Update 1.12 is live!

Dedicated servers are now live in Astroneer, and as an added bonus, all the performance upgrades we made to enable 8 players on servers means multiplayer on all platforms should be running significantly faster. Updates Creative Mode Drone Players in Creative Mode now have access to Aero, the Camera Drone that enables ‘photo mode’! The Drone has a ‘free...

Automation is coming to Astroneer

For the last two weeks, the System Era team has been gathering every Friday to put on weekly Devstreams to give you all a peek into what content we are working on, and as of this week we can finally reveal that our next big feature will be adding Automation to Astroneer! Normally we would be releasing vlog content on Youtube to give you a behind the scenes look at how we make things, but all of us have been working from hom...

The Salvage Update Is Live!

Updates EXO Salvage Initiative LTE Players have been requested to assist EXO in cleaning up all the debris items that are littered around the planets for permanent cosmetic rewards and in-game goodies. Of particular interest are any large cargo containers that have gone missing from EXO's manifests – return these for major points! Rumor has it that these fell only on a few planets, but have caused a delightful atmospheric effect… This event introduces secondary rewards that are delivered to play...

Update 1.10.9 is Live!

Steam players should receive this update today, March 10, 2020. Updates We have introduced a new item to help players achieve truly flat surfaces, the leveling block! Use them in Creative Mode to snap to the existing voxel grid to create flat surfaces that automatically snap to each other. For now, the leveling block only exists in Creative mode, but we will evaluate how we can roll it out into the main game without complet...

Update 1.9.8 is Live!

Steam players should receive this update today, January 24th, 2020. This is a performance and quality of life focused patch that greatly improves framerates in multiplayer sessions. While testing this in house, we have been seeing speeds boosted significantly (2x-3x!) when playing with others. We are really happy with the results, but please let us know how things are going when playing with friends in all of your big saves. Work will continue on performance in both multiplayer and singleplayer ...

The Holiday Update is Live!

Welcome to the Holiday Update, featuring our first ever community goal where your progress gets collected with the entire player base to unlock exclusive rewards! Steam, PS4, and Xbox "Play Anywhere" players should receive this update today, December 16th, 2019. UPDATES Exo Community Recovery Mission is live! The Holidays in the Sol system have arrived, and due to unforseen circumstances, EXO Dynamics needs you to participa...

Nominate Astroneer in the Steam Awards!

It is hard to believe, but Astroneer fully released this year which means we are qualified for the new Steam Awards format! You can support us in any category, but we think that we really stand out for the Outstanding Visual Style award! \ Thanks so much for your consideration! -jt...

Creative Update Is Live!

UPDATES We have added a completely new game type within Astroneer: Creative Mode! Creative Mode is an optional game mode within Astroneer that allows players to explore and create without any limitations! Turn off Oxygen and Power consumption, spawn all craftable items, and use your terrain tool without having to manage sediment or augments. WARNING: Creative Mode can be turned on at any time, but doing so will completely d...

The Halloween Event is Live!

Steam players should receive this update today, October 24th, 2019. Welcome to the Groundwork Update! We are really excited for the Paver and Medium Canister items to get introduced to the game, as we feel they fundamentally change how players look at rovers. Enjoy! UPDATES The following updates have been made to the game: Paver Printed on: Small Printer Resource Cost: 1 Aluminium Alloy, 1 Silicone Byte Cost: 5,000 Bytes Medium Canister Printed on: Small Printer Resource Cost: 1 Plastic, 1 Glass...