Star Command (Game Dev Story meets Star Trek)

01-29-2013, 05:40 AM
Joined: Sep 2011
Location: England
Posts: 240
Almost February now....fingers crossed eh?!
01-29-2013, 06:25 AM
Originally Posted by coxy View Post
Almost February now....fingers crossed eh?!
My money is on mid-march, 2013.

01-31-2013, 08:07 AM
Yet another bug list posted on Facebook, starting to fell depressed, if they want flawless game it will take them another 2 years :

Todays bugs:

• [BUG] 7.2 if crew is healed the ‘healing’ overlay stays on them forever
• [BUG] Delay times, even outside of debug, seem to be tripled
• [BUG] when crew are knocked back- when they get back up it makes the ‘attack-target’ sfx
• [BUG] Mission 6 shipbuilder, transferred crew are invisible on new ship - prolly same bug as below
• [BUG] once crew's body disappears the walls stay transparent even after they're gone
* [BUG] Armstrong Calcutron (shield boost upgrade 1) give crew max HP increase 120%, need match hp
• [BUG] Losing the ship during combat - need to improve that ship direction indicator (let’s make it 200% size)
02-17-2013, 12:46 PM
The biggest mistake this dev. has made is to constantly give out stupid release "projections". This was a day 1 purchase for me, now I assume it'll just be a bug addled mess when it comes out.
02-17-2013, 01:39 PM
Joined: May 2010
Location: Burlingame CA
Posts: 2,382
I suspect the biggest mistake was just biting off more than they can chew. Anyone can have the idea for a game, even a great idea. That doesn't mean they have the capacity to implement it, which is rare.
02-17-2013, 02:34 PM
There is another app called Star Command in the AppStore now. How's that going to pan out?
02-17-2013, 02:36 PM
Joined: Jan 2009
Location: UK
Posts: 92
Subset Games if your watching this thread, your missing out on some big income from ios platform.
Release now you won't be sorry
02-17-2013, 02:44 PM
Originally Posted by bramblett05 View Post
I didn't see one.
I think it's by the people who made StarBase Orion.
02-17-2013, 02:45 PM
Joined: Jan 2009
Location: UK
Posts: 92
Look into it, it's called Faster Than Light.
Basically the same game but much more than 3 hours gameplay.
They have won many awards but for some reason are holding off on a iOS release.
02-17-2013, 02:53 PM
Joined: Jan 2009
Location: UK
Posts: 92
Nope not that 1, FTL.
Touch arcade did a page on it ages ago.
Would be great for iPad too