FAQ

How many people have worked on the game?

Just me – little old Steve-san(as my Japanese master used to call me). But I did use some public domain assets as well that other people had created.


When will ICARUS: Starship Command Simulator be available for purchase?

It depends on whether or not the Greenlight gets approved and when. If it doesn’t ever get approved then I will eventually put it up on itch.io.


Can I mod the game?

You sure can. Once it is released, please check out the links page for resources to get started with modding the game.


What will the system requirements be to play ICARUS: Starship Command Simulator?

MINIMUM:
OS: Windows Vista/7/8.1/10
Processor: 2.0 GHz
Memory: 4 GB RAM
Graphics:NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260 / ATI Radeon HD 5850, 768 MB video RAM
Storage: 10 GB available space
Sound: Windows compatible sound card


What platforms will this game be for?

It will be for Windows PC. It will unlikely ever be available on any other platforms.


Will the source code be open source?

The source code will be open source once the game is released to the public(as is required because I used the open source id Tech 4 source code to make the game).

GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.


Does the game have multiplayer? Will it ever have multiplayer?

It is a single player only game.


Can I make videos of ICARUS: Starship Command Simulator and put them on YouTube and Twitch? Can I monetize the videos?

Yes. Midwest Video Games gives permission for the players of ICARUS: Starship Command Simulator to make videos of gameplay and publish them to YouTube, Twitch.TV or other similar video services. You are free to monetize the videos through partner programs that allow advertisements.