Download Pioneer

We regularly produce builds of Pioneer to make it easy for players to try out recent developments and to get feedback and ideas. We'd love for you to take Pioneer for a spin. These are unfinished development snapshots, and are lots of fun!

Binary builds

Pre-built copies of the game are available for the following platforms:

  • Mac OS X (20150202 · 2 Feb 2015 · 184.4 MB)
  • Windows (20150904 · 3 Sep 2015 · 194.5 MB)
  • Linux 64 (20150904 · 3 Sep 2015 · 221.6 MB)
  • Linux 32 (20150904 · 3 Sep 2015 · 221.6 MB)

Source code

Complete source for the game, including assets, is always available from our GitHub repository.

See the compiling guide to find out how to get it up and running.

Changelog

For September 2015. Full changelog.

  • New Features

    • Control how many stars in the sky (#3431)
    • Two state hyperspace button (#3438)
  • Internal Changes

    • Remove planetary scaling during rendering (#3434)
    • Remove the animation Interpolate optimisation (#3435)