General Relativity Public Beta 2

Hello everyone! We are currently in the final stages of testing the General Relativity update, and have released the newest version to the Public Beta branch on Steam. This update includes a lot of new fixes and improvements, a full list of which can be found in...

SpaceEngine Now Available on GOG!

We're happy to announce that SpaceEngine is now available for purchase on GOG.com! You can find our store page at this link: https://www.gog.com/game/spaceengine For those of you not familiar with GOG, it is one of the most prominent online video game stores. GOG is committed to offering...

General Relativity 3: Volumetric Accretion Disks and Live Event!

Today’s blog post is the last in a series of posts describing the new features in our next major update, which we are calling “General Relativity”. In this post we’re talking about volumetric accretion disks. Please note that everything you see below is still a work...

General relativity 2: Alcubierre warp field and wormholes

Today’s blog post is the second in a series about our next big update, which we are calling “General Relativity”. In this post we’re talking about Alcubierre warp bubbles and wormholes. Alcubierre warp bubble SpaceEngine already has a “warp bubble” effect for ships, but it was...

General relativity 1: Kerr black holes

Today’s dev blog is the first of several about our next big update, which we are calling “General Relativity”. We chose this name because most of the new features are related to Einstein’s theory of gravity or, more precisely, its real-time visualization in SE. This...

Third anniversary on Steam

It's been three years since SpaceEngine first launched on Steam, and a lot has happened since. While every anniversary is important, the changes SpaceEngine has gone through over the last few months have made this anniversary special. Without our community, we would not be where...

More exciting times at SpaceEngine!

A little while back, we reconnected with the awesome folks at Giant Army (the developers behind Universe Sandbox), and today is our first collaboration: the Space Is Cool bundle! You can pick up a copy of Universe Sandbox today on Steam (along with SpaceEngine) as part...

Good news

Hey Folks! As you may have noticed, there's a lot of action at SpaceEngine these days. We wanted to give you a bit of a (further) update, as well as some additional insights into what's been going on behind the scenes. We're officially a company! At the end...

4K GUI and bugfix release (0.990.43.1885)

We are pleased to announce that the latest update has finished public beta testing and is being released to all users! Just to recap, the biggest item in this update is the scalable interface, which should make life easier for people with 4k screens. You...