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:

  • Linux 32 (20170415 · 15 Apr 2017 · 237.3 MB)
  • Linux 64 (20170415 · 15 Apr 2017 · 237.1 MB)
  • Mac OS X (20170704 · 5 Jul 2017 · 206.6 MB)
  • Windows (20170415 · 15 Apr 2017 · 210.1 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 July 2017. Full changelog.

  • New Features

    • Added Swap button for sector map (#4039)
    • New default keybindings (#4050)
  • Internal Changes

    • Install package for OS X (July 2017) (#4047)
    • VS2015, 64bit linking fix (#4046)
    • Cleaup 64-bit warnings in vs2015 (#4051)
  • Fixes

    • Adding some missing letters to Orbiteer for Turkish translation (#4043)
    • Fix comparison for "most important" object (#4053)
    • Handle assimp major versions greater than 3 (#4055)
    • Removing collision mesh for those little fin things top and bottom (#4044)