Darkout is a Sandbox game set in the distant future on a dark and desolate world. You escape pod just crash landed and you must figure out how to survive and defend yourself against all the creatures lurking in the shadows. Hopefully you can stay alive long enough to try and escape or rule this world.

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Merry Xmas Everyone!
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Merry Xmas Everyone!

Dec 23, 2013 Darkout News 1 comment

Merry Xmas from everyone at Team Darkout! :) We'll be back in the new year and hope everyone has a great holiday!

Darkout Update 1.2 and Steam Launch!
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Darkout Update 1.2 and Steam Launch!

Dec 4, 2013 Darkout News 15 comments

After two and a half years from concept to finally being on steam. This is an awesome day for us and we really want to thank everyone for helping us get...

Darkout Steam Launch Dec 4th! + Massive Update
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Darkout Steam Launch Dec 4th! + Massive Update

Dec 1, 2013 Darkout News 9 comments

“Commencing with a stunning new intro, and offering a new cast of enemies with a deeper storyline, we are excited to announce the release of the first...

Darkout: Development Update
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Darkout: Development Update

Nov 23, 2013 Darkout News 3 comments

We are working ourselves to the bone and the Impending Steam release has us all stressed out! How can we compare it… very excited, and terrified at the...

Darkout Male Suit 5! + more
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Darkout Male Suit 5! + more

Nov 2, 2013 Darkout News 0 comments

It’s taken a while but finally we have the male suits up to where the female ones are. We are now putting the finishing touches on the variations of each...

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plastic77
plastic77 Feb 1 2013, 10:16am says:

great game
hours fly by very quickly when i play this game
keep up the excellent work

question
how do i find new chunks of rubber?
i know how to get tar but not the rubber chunks
is it purely a ship wreckage/treasure chest thing?

issue
in the current build the queued research item icons with the progress bars over them are invisible
this makes it hard to know when to queue up the next research item

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Allgraf
Allgraf Feb 2 2013, 5:42am replied:

You can press the yellow tab on the left side of your action bar to show the research/crafting quee :)

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plastic77
plastic77 Feb 2 2013, 3:32pm replied:

thanks. i found it last night. i forgot to mention it. good game. i hope it becomes popular.

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pacotaco
pacotaco Feb 1 2013, 1:38pm replied:

Rubber is made from tar. You can research it then make it. You can also find it in scrap piles or chests that are scattered throughout your world.

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plastic77
plastic77 Feb 1 2013, 9:34pm replied:

thanks. now im making rubber. the problem was i was not next to the combinator.

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pacotaco
pacotaco Jan 31 2013, 4:11pm says:

Glad to be in the group! The game is awesome and i can't wait for the next update!
I have some questions if i may.
1. Will there be an end to the game? Like a final boss or objective to complete?
2. With the wiring, will we see more complex mechanisms like Gates or Relays? (They may already be in there, i haven't been able to progress cause of the bugs)
3. How will multiplayer work? How many people can play on one map? Will the core game remain the same for it, or will there be specific game modes and such?
4. Will the monsters be able to mess with your base/lights/equiptment if your materials or defenses are not up to snuff?
5. Can I build a ship or something to get me off this planet? lol

Again, thanks for your hard work in squashing the bugs and getting this game playable for everyone as quick as possible. Even when the updates are teeny little bug fixes or aren't immediatley noticable, it is very appreciated to see a good game such as this get the love and attention it deserves in such a timely fashion. You all rock. Keep up the good work.

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Allgraf
Allgraf Feb 2 2013, 5:51am replied:

Hi and welcome to the group! :)

to the questions:

1. Yes there will be an end added in the 3rd or 4th content patch. What it is still needs to be decided, we have a couple options.

2. we will have switches added soon, and they will trigger doors, trap doors, devices etc. in a future content patch after release we will add a remote device that you can use to hook up switches to that you can trigger from far off.

3. Multiplayer will be hosted on your local PC for people to join with a server running that keeps track of everything. There will be a mode or 3 :) one being get the other guy's combinator, and simple survival/death match

4. Yes, that is planned

5. that would be a end game thing we will decide on :) most likely with that scenario it will be to get back up to your colony ship to re-activate / save it and get it going on the mission it was supposed to have hundreds of years ago

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Allgraf
Allgraf Jan 31 2013, 7:25am says:

Oh yeah!

Welcome to the dedicated community group for Darkout on Desura! :)

It's a good place to share your adventures, World seeds, and just talk about stuff Darkout. Ask us questions and we will be sure to answer as well as share news and plans we have for the future of the game.

Dark, Out!

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