Beta 0.6.0

Is Beta 0.6.0 late? You betcha! Is it lacking in new content and features? absolutely not! Check out the list below or better still, get yourself a copy and try it out:

Features and Improvements

  • Added two new markets, representing easy and hard difficulties. (Note: these still need to be balanced, so expect some rough edges).
  • Added 3 music tracks.
  • Added 12 Steam achievements (will become with available on Steam release).
  • Added support for localisation to the game (only English is currently available but the plan is to release other languages throughout Early Access).
  • Improved the game load performance.
  • Added summarised product metrics as a HUD to the backlog product view.
  • The player is now prompted to place their credited furniture after moving.
  • The player is now prompted to confirm when cancelling or deprecating features.
  • The candidate HUD UI now shows the maximum skill available for each skill type.
  • Server width information, as well as height, is now shown in the server selection UI.
  • When building tests, now the tech components are highlighted so it's more clear where to build tests.
  • A more intuitive tooltip UI is added for tasks and feature upgrades, which replaces the click-and-hold input.
  • Added sprint notifications for feature upgrades.
  • Changed the Milestone C checkpoint text to be more accurate.
  • Added discord and twitter links on the title menu screens.
  • Updated the icons for offices.
  • The server selection / topology menus are now auto-collapsed when the data centre UI is opened.
  • Improved highlighting of several buttons when they first become available, including milestone checklist, upgrades, and sprint run.
  • The question mark in the investment mini game now glows on and off.
  • Added visual and audio feedback when placing down the market research radar.
  • Update the graphics for sliders.
  • Investor profile no longer displays their affinity directly. Player has to guess based on the portfolio alone.
  • Improved tutorial texts for product metrics.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed: Moving truck freezes if the investment UI is opened before the truck has left the scene.
  • Fixed: Notification bubbles on menu buttons freeze in position when the investment UI is opened.
  • Fixed: Context menu click registers through backlog side panels.
  • Fixed: Invisible requested features are click-able (when sprint is full an error is shown).
  • Fixed: Investor bonus string is not formatted correctly.
  • Fixed: Marketing area doesn't unlock if the game is saved just after leveling up the first marketing task and then loading it again.
  • Fixed: Corrected tutorial text in investment mini-game.
  • Fixed: Sometimes both Inbox and Junk mailboxes are selected.

Have fun!


Startup Freak Beta 0.6.0 71 MB
Feb 15, 2018

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