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  SPACE ENGINEERS REACHES ONE MILLION COPIES SOLD
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10/20/2014
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Prague, Czech Republic (October 20, 2014) – Independent developer Keen Software House is proud to announce that their highly acclaimed space-based sandbox game, Space Engineers ,  has sold over 1,000,000 copies.  The game was released in October 2013 on Steam Early Access and is celebrating this important milestone alongside its first year anniversary.

“We feel twice as happy with this achievement since it came on our first year anniversary since Space Engineers was launched to the public. This gives us double reasons to celebrate” said Marek Rosa, CEO and Founder of Keen Software House. “We want to devote this accomplishment to our fans, whose encouragement and active participation made this possible. They have been beside us all along, giving inspiration for new ideas and supporting us with their valuable feedback. It is a great thing to have such an amazing community like ours!”

Space Engineers , one year after it was released on Steam Early Access, has captured the attention of PC gamers around the world. Voted by the players as one of the best Indie games of 2013 (IndieDB Game of The Year Awards) and featuring an incredibly passionate fan base, Space Engineers has become one of the most popular Early Access games on Steam.

Looking to the future, Space Engineers will remain in development for a while longer, focusing on adding new features and bug fixing and also continue taking feedback and suggestions from the community who is helping to further improve and expand the game. Space Engineers is already counting over 50 new updates which are added on a weekly basis, including the recent implementation of the Modding API and the Dedicated Servers.

Space Engineers is available for purchase at the price of $19.99/€18.99 on the developer’s web site: www.SpaceEngineersGame.com/buy.html, on Steam: store.steampowered.com/app/244850 and at several other online distribution services.

For the latest news, follow Space Engineers on Facebook www.facebook.com/SpaceEngineers or on Twitter www.twitter.com/SpaceEngineersG

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Marek Rosa’s development blog: http://blog.marekrosa.org

Press contact: [email protected]

Website: http://www.SpaceEngineersGame.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SpaceEngineers

Twitter: http://twitter.com/SpaceEngineersG

Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/SpaceEngineersGame

Forums: http://forums.keenswh.com

Additional contacts: http://www.keenswh.com/press.html

Developed by: http://www.keenswh.com

About Space Engineers

Space Engineers is a sandbox game about engineering, construction and maintenance of space works. Players build and pilot space ships and space stations of various sizes and utilization (civil and military), and perform asteroid mining to create the outer space world of their dreams. Featuring both single- and multi-player modes, as well as both Creative and Survival modes, there is nearly no end to what can be built, what can be played, and what can be explored.

About Keen Software House

Established in 2010 in Prague, Czech Republic, Keen Software House is an independent game development studio aiming to create games that are based on real science, real facts, real physics and real emotions. The company’s first title Miner Wars 2081 was released in 2012. Keen Software House develops its own in-house game engine VRAGE, currently in the second version and its core feature is volumetricity of the environment. Space Engineers is the first title fully utilizing VRAGE 2.0.

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