Kerbal Space Program website
has details on future plans for Kerbal Space
. This includes a patch coming next week to update the space flight
simulation to version 1.2. This also explains they are bringing in new talent to
support the game, following
a reddit post
from the original developers explaining they are now leaving
the project (thanks
via nin). They say version 1.2 will be "amazing," and offer the following
outlook on the future:
This is by far the best update we’ve developed and
you, the community, have been an essential part of it. We can’t thank you enough
for helping us with your feedback, your bug hunting and, of course, your
support. You are the real heroes of Kerbal Space Program!
We also want to thank our fantastic team of professionals, whose hard work,
dedication and passion made this possible!
But this is not all! Here at Squad we’re looking into the future and we have
great and ambitious plans for the KSP franchise and even more!
If you’ve been following us closely, you must be aware that we’re growing and
we’ve been looking for talent and great collaborators that help us build the
next milestone of this franchise. New talents have enrolled in the past few
months and they are just as excited as we are. Bringing new talents is allowing
us to bring fresh ideas to the plate and we can’t be more excited for what’s
There’s an important amount of new content, besides this new update, that we’re
currently working on. This includes more free updates, full expansion packs with
an incredible amount of new content and much more!
We’re also experimenting with new technologies and platforms to expand the KSP
experience towards new horizons.
Furthermore we want to participate in more industry events, because we want to
have a closer relationship with our fans. We’ve already participated in Gamescon,
Tokyo Game Show and Twitchcon and we’ve met amazing people who have given us
lots of insight and ideas. We’re hearing you and we’ll not disappoint