Description

Escape Velocity Studios was founded by Stéphanie Rancourt, after having worked for 6 years in AAA game development, seeking more independence, more creative freedom and ultimately the fullfilment of a dream.

History

It started with a bang, then atoms arranged themselves to form life as we know it. After countless years or Darwinian evolution, Escape Velocity Studios has arisin from the universe to create a new universe, powered by transistors and imagination.

Projects

Deep Space Settlement(in development)

DSS is a real-time strategy game for PC, focused on empire building and grand-scale space battles(4X RTS)

  • Build your interstellar empire
  • Gather and convert resources to power your empire's economy
  • Trade resources between players and NPCs across star-systems
  • Random events, RPG style
  • Customizable ships and stations
  • Build giant capital ships supported by an armada of smaller, more maneuverable ships
  • Create fleets
  • Unlock new technologies
  • Unlock new ship abilities through an XP system
  • Defend against invaders and conquer new star systems
  • Single- and Multiplayer
  • Story and sandbox mode
  • High modding capabilities, access game content through XML and game logic through the API

Videos

Design Trailer YouTube

Deep Space YouTube


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There are far more images available on deepspacesettlement.com, but these are the ones we felt would be most useful to you. If you have specific requests, please do contact us!


download logo files as .zip (683KB)
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    Selected Articles

    • "DSS is as much my thing as a video game can get."
      - Luke Plunkett, Kotaku
    • "There still aren’t enough space strategy games...Deep Space Settlement may correct this."
      - Graham Smith, Rock, Paper, Shotgun

    Team & Repeating Collaborators

    Stéphanie Rancourt
    Creator, Designer, Programmer, Robot

    Mathias Koehler
    Artist, Freelancer

    Jordan Gagné
    Composer, Freelancer

    Taylor Shechet
    Sound Designer, Freelancer

    James Hostetler
    Sound Designer, Freelancer


    presskit() by Rami Ismail (Vlambeer) - also thanks to these fine folks