Today we leave early access.

Welcome players, new and old! I think you'll like what you find in Destination Ares.

By the way, Steam cards are here in time for launch (for those of you using a Steam key)!

Version 1.0.0 Patch Notes:

New Events

  • (Helpful) Critical Systems Repair: a chance to fix something destroyed or broken that you absolutely need to succeed
  • (Helpful) Gained Experience: a chance to level up the crew or systems
  • [SECRET] A Dark Truth: a shift in priorities
  • (Standard) Hungry Crew
  • (Standard) Electrical Surge

New Secret Achievements

  • "A Dark Truth"
  • "Rigged and Armed"
  • "Glitched Understanding"


  • Added custom victory results other than "Reached Destination"
  • More fading, always more fading 

Balance Changes

  • Reduced how quickly crew pass out from exhaustion, and how that affects their stress levels
  • Also reduced odds of passing out from an accident (side effect: increased odds of being injured instead)
  • Increased negative effects and possible results in Puketastic event
  • Trimmed event timing to be a bit more accurate
  • Events that feed crew are now more effective


  • Character chatter that's all punctuation should once again show properly
  • Game Over stats will set its correct height
  • Achievement popups will actually stay on screen for a couple seconds
  • Other minor things

Steam Trading Cards Added

  • 13 Cards; resources from the game
  • 10 Backgrounds (4 common, 3 uncommon, 3 rare)
  • 10 Emoticons (4 common, 3 uncommon, 3 rare)
  • Oh, and some cheeky badges. I hear you like those

 ~~ Also included: ~~

v0.9.1 (Hotfix)

  • Fixed a crash
  • Smoothed text chunk typing
  • Colorized in-event dialogue

Files 162 MB
Version 1.0.0 Sep 22, 2017

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