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Nimbatus space engineering gets a release date

nimbatus space engineering game gets a release date for linux mac windows pc

Nimbatus space engineering simulation game has a release date for Linux, Mac and Windows PC. Thanks to developers Stray Fawn Studio. Which is also available on Humble Store and Steam with Very Positive reviews.

So now, the action packed space engineering simulation Nimbatus will leave Early Access. The games due to get a full release on May 14th for Linux, Mac and Windows PC.

Nimbatus is a game about space exploration, science and creativity. Since players craft custom drones from multiple parts. Then send them out into a procedurally generated galaxy. So you can collect more resources and complete missions. These drones can also be controlled by players or function. As they are fully autonomous entities using logic and sensor parts. Different enemies, biomes and completely destructible planets await.

Nimbatus Release Announcement Trailer

Players can craft drones out of hundreds of different parts. While exploring a destructible, procedurally generated galaxy. Doing so either in an anything goes Sandbox mode. Or while playing the Nimbatus resource limiting story based Survival mode. In Survival mode, players can choose a captain from one of six different models. Including the tech savvy researcher. Although old boxer or the mysterious cybernetic programmer. Mind you, that programmer is recommended for experts only. Each captain offers different bonuses to further customise drones. Which also allows you to push builds to the limit.
Autonomous drones can fight other players’ creations. Doing so in the arena in an attempt to climb up the leaderboards. There are a variety of Nimbatus multiplayer game modes. Such as Sumo, Catch, Racing and an all out Brawl!


  • Over 75 physically simulated parts to construct your drones
  • Fully destructible planets with different biomes and enemies
  • Procedural weapon system and tech tree
  • Autonomous drone programming using logic and sensor parts
  • 3 gameplay modes: Survival, Sandbox, Competitive
  • 6 different captains, each offering a unique playstyle
  • Asynchronous multiplayer tournaments using programmed drones

After successfully completing a Kickstarter in December 2017. Stray Fawn Studio developed Nimbatus together with its supporters and fans. Recently winning the ‘Tencent Game Innovation‘. A ‘GDC Best in Play‘ and the ‘Reboot Best Game Design‘  awards. Since the Early Access launch Nimbatus received major updates vastly expanding the survival mode. Adding new multiplayer modes like racing and a brawl tournament. Plus new captains, dozens of new drone parts and weapons. Further customization options and more.

Nimbatus space engineering simulation is available now. Priced at $19.99 USD on Humble Store and Steam. With a full release due to arrive on May 14th. While continuing support for Linux, Mac and Windows PC.

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