Kerbal Space Program

Released on March 30, 2013

KSP is a game where the players create and manage their own space program. Build spacecraft, fly them, and try to help the Kerbals to fulfill their ultimate mission of conquering space.

Kerbal Space Program is a unique game where you take control of designing a spaceship that will launch the Kerbal race into outer space! Apparently it's hard to launch a spacecraft and Kerbal Space Program let's you build your ship and experience the bitter pangs of space launch defeat. Lately many people have questioned games on Steam Greenlight and early access games in general and Kerbal Space Program stands in a crowd of games that rise to the top of what Greenlight and early access can offer. For a few years fans of the game could play it all the way to it's final launch and take part in that journey.

Kerbal Space Program is available today 25% on Steam for Linux,... Read All
Kerbal Space Program (known colloquially as KSP) is one of those diamonds in the rough. I started playing back when it was a fledgling little alpha where you could barely get into orbit, let alone get off of the pad in one piece.

The premise of KSP is this: You have a bunch of bits to build a rocket. From there, you can perform orbital maneuvers, visit the mun (KSP's version of the moon) or send a probe into deep space. Normally, this kind of game wouldn't pique my interest this hard... but the feeling you get when you get into a successful orbit just can't be beat. Seeing your rocket stage and surge through the atmosphere conjures feelings that the first aerospace... Read All