Starbound Leaves Early Access

After almost 5 years, Starbound gets an official release date.

Developer Chucklefish Games is best-known for their hit sandbox game, Terraria. However, Chucklefish Games has another popular sandbox title under their belt, Starbound. Winner of the 2013 Indie Game of the Year, Starbound is an adventure RPG in which players are able to traverse across various different planets as they fight to survive.

Fans of the game are undoubtedly celebrating, as Chucklefish recently announced that the finished version of Starbound will be releasing on July 22nd, 2016 for PC, Mac, and Linux. On their blog, Chucklefish posted an image of the game with the announcement “Leaving orbit 22 July, 2016.” In addition, they stated that they will continue to support Starbound for as long as possible with frequent updates and patches. Gamers can purchase Starbound on Steam now and experience the outer space adventure for themselves. We can’t wait to see what Chucklefish does with Starbound in the future!

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