Asteria is a fast paced 2D sandbox action indie platformer that has tons of mining and crafting in a procedurally generated world as well as hand designed dungeons to explore and conquer.
Key Game Features
Asteria is still VERY MUCH A WORK IN PROGRESS! We have just barely started to let the public play it and are still in heavy development.
Check out our plans and vote for your favorite future feature on our public Development Work Board.
While we can't promise to do every suggestion, we really value your input and will use it to guide development.
2017 - NASA's Terrestrial Planet Finder mission detects an
earth like planet orbiting the star Pi3 Orionis, 26.33 light
years away. Spectral analysis of the light from the planet's
atmosphere shows a strong line of oxygen, a sure sign of life.
2039 - Asteroid mining conglomerate Planetary Resources completes
and launches Project Daedalus, a 191 meter interstellar starship
powered by the fusion of deuterium and helium-3 harvested from
2137 - After traveling at 29% of the speed of light, the unmanned
starship arrives and lands on the planet, now known as Asteria.
The "mother" ship thaws and successfully incubates 353 embryos,
the first interstellar humans are born and raised by machine.
2153 - A group of powerful natives attack and overrun the Daedalus,
obliterating it in a nuclear meltdown. You are Ryker 241 and as
far as you know, you're the only surviving human…
Asteria is finished and version 1.0 is now available for download at Store.playasteria.com
If you've not yet voted on the Steam Greenlight project please do so at Steamcommunity.com
All game content is finished, fully polished, and complete. 9 bosses! 8 dungeons! 9 tiers of stone to dig thru! It's now all there for your gaming pleasure.We've also added a free trial mode to the game so that anyone can play the first level for FREE. Give it a download at Store.playasteria.com today.
If you've already been playing Asteria you may need to create a new world in order to use the latest versions of all the dungeons.
If you're interested, the change log since our last release can be found at: Forum.playasteria.com
Thank you all for your support. It's been a great journey and we're looking forward to keep improving and adding to the game.
Latest tweets from @playasteria
Back on Track, and working toward 1.0
Oct 31 2013, 6:02pm
Oct 11 2013, 11:30am
We've just released 0.9.5 and 0.9.6. Game Coding and Content is in-game and fully playable.
Oct 1 2013, 12:37pm
Sep 27 2013, 2:06pm
Sep 27 2013, 1:50pm
For those who missed it, 0.9.4 is available with lots of improvements.
Sep 27 2013, 1:17pm