Survive, Fight, Explore, Terraform, Dig, and Build. In Edge Of Space you change the world to serve your needs in this unique mix of survival, defense, exploration, base building, Reactive world, dynamic sandbox.

At the Edge of Space, you will need all your wits about you.  Take your tools and start changing the dangerous world you have landed on. As one of the Elite ArkCo recruits, you must create outposts, power stations, weapons, gather resources, find lost technology, and turn the world into a livable environment.  Build a small bunker to a giant science station, and perhaps grab the attention of the lumbering Ark ship. 

Can you dominate the Edge of Space?
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Key Features

  • Multiplayer Co-Op
  • Persistent world 
  • Vehicles (Mechs and more)
  • Dynamically generated world
  • Sandbox Play
  • Fast paced combat 
  • Free Updates
  • Mod Support (Post Release)
  • Loads of weapons
  • Loads of Enemies
  • Unique Crafting
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5 comments by EdgeOfSpace on Jun 24th, 2013

The coming days and weeks are going to be crammed full of news, and we are excited to share the first few items of that today. Firstly, we have just released a brand new, much more polished launcher. We hope this will be the final time we have to update it, but either way we are very happy with how the new version has turned out. Everyone will be able to update automatically via patch, so no need to worry about re-downloading the game. To note, some users may need to download the latest version of C++ redistributable.

To make that easier, we have included a download link in our forum thread for the new launcher, found
We would also like to let everyone know that time is quickly running out now for the pre-order prices and offers. Be sure to get in and get the game now to still be entitled to a Steam key when we launch on Early Access!

Once we are selling on Steam, copies purchased on Desura or RainDG will no longer come with a Steam key.Since launch on EA is looming closer, we will be releasing details soon for how to obtain and redeem Steam keys for all of our pre-order and Kickstarter customers. We know everyone is plenty anxious to start playing through Steam, and we are so excited to be getting so close! It still feels so surreal to the team, watching all of the work we've done over the last year come to this point.Keep an eye on the forums and community, there is plenty more news on the horizon! Stay awesome, ArkCo Operatives, and we'll see you next time for ArkCo News!

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Zorder Nov 1 2012, 7:07pm says:

Is there a demo avaiable?

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Maxen1416 Nov 1 2012, 7:06pm says:

I love you guys!

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LadyAijou Nov 1 2012, 7:08pm replied:

we love you too! =D

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SteamPunkProgrammer Nov 1 2012, 7:05pm replied:

You need to wait till the server has created its world completely, this message normally occurs if the server is still loading, or creating the world.

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KnaveSkye Nov 1 2012, 7:10pm replied:

I dont understand...i start the game and go to connect, and type local do i know when/if it is done creating a world? The Command window that opens says "resending connect...." like 4 times then disconnects.

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SteamPunkProgrammer Nov 1 2012, 7:12pm replied:

'localhost' one word

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KnaveSkye Nov 1 2012, 7:13pm replied:

yes, it is one word, game does not give option to use space

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SteamPunkProgrammer Nov 1 2012, 7:15pm replied:

you are starting a server first correct? You need to effectively start the game twice right now. once for the server, once for the client connecting to it.

If you are starting a server and client, and attempting to connect on the client via localhost but are still getting the connection refused it sounds like it could be an internal permissions problem. Issues like these will get sorted out in the near future giving us the full log of the client and the server will help, you can post this kind of information on our forums, as the game is still in beta, alot of unstableness is possible between different computers then we've seen in our smaller beta runs.

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KnaveSkye Nov 1 2012, 7:18pm replied:

Ok...i tried that earlier and the second instance ran very poorly so i thought that was wrong. Tried it again with success, thank you.

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SteamPunkProgrammer Nov 1 2012, 7:22pm replied:

There is a method to running the server in batchmode which improves performance, you can check out the guide on the forums under dev blogs (I'd post the link myself but I cant due to this being a new account).

You can also feel free to band up with other testers on our IRC to join their servers, and as I said before our focus is multiplayer,but we do plan on having single-player before full release.

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Edge Of Space
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Released Oct 30, 2012
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Highest Rated (18 agree) 10/10

Edge of Space is already a fantastic game, and getting better every day. The amount of progress since Day 1 beta back in June is absolutely staggering, and I can't wait to watch it get even better

Nov 1 2012, 5:37pm by LadyAijou

Lowest Rated (6 agree) 2/10

Not really impressed by this so far, I think I might stick with starbound when it comes out soon, since the developers are already almost going to release it soon! This game wasn't much of a bang for your buck and wish I didn't spend the money.

Nov 3 2012, 12:15am by joshuareber

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