In what is maybe the one state of affairs which you need to be excited concerning the phrase “a mountain of bugs,” Intercept Video games has launched the primary large patch for Kerbal Area Program 2. The state of affairs being, in fact, that “a mountain of bugs” is prefaced with “fastened.”

Which they did! A number of them, in actual fact. The update comprises a tooth-dropping 300 modifications starting from minor to main. The event crew thanked the group for all the knowledge, and even credited the group with 42 particular bugfixes that their bug reviews straight helped to repair.

Among the many most essential fixes have been a remedy to how gas flows, slicing processing load by an element of three. One other fastened the RAPIER air-breathing/vacuum engine switching between its modes. There’s additionally a load of bugs with connections solved, and joint strengths improved, to be higher certain that your spacecraft will keep connected whenever you need it to and detach correctly whenever you say so.

And, alas, the primary large instance of a Kerbal Area Program 2 Kraken Drive has been fastened: “Repair for engine thrust being deflected at too excessive of a worth when a component obstructs an engine’s exhaust (the Kraken Drive bug).” For these not within the know, a Kraken Drive is the group nickname for any physics bug that makes a ship fly in fully insane methods—and this was actually considered one of them. Revert your save if you wish to crash your game with that one, I assume.

Alongside that it appears like one of many main bugs with save video games loading inside an present marketing campaign was fastened—which was a giant drawback for me, a minimum of!

You’ll be able to learn the total KSP2 v0.1.1.0 patch notes on the Kerbal Area Program official boards, or a shorter announcement on Steam.

The scale of the patch is fairly promising, and may herald a turnaround for KSP2 after an prolonged interval from announcement to launch had followers pissed off on a rocky launch. For all that these fixes exist, they do not point out the unfinished or upcoming options discovered within the code—these are simply fixes.

Anyway, a minimum of we have got goofy KSP animations to preserve us firm whereas we await our pet bug to get fastened.