If you were balking at the £30/$40 price tag for the Early Access physics-based building game Planetoid Pioneers [official site] then balk no more. Previously you could only buy a Contributor Edition of the game that gave you developers’ tools to craft some of the game’s world, but now you can buy a ‘Game-Only Edition’ that unsurprisingly, includes only the base game – or part of it, anyway.
The new £7 edition will eventually be upgraded to have the editors when the game leaves early access. But if, for now, you and your mates simply want to hop in, solve 2D physics-based puzzles, and make robots fall over comically, this has you covered. There’s lots of crafting of contraptions, vehicles and weapons, if that’s your thing. Read the rest of this entry »