Dynamic abstract sandbox universe. Changes and evolves as you do.
User reviews: Very Positive (1,316 reviews)
Release Date: Jun 17, 2011

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"Murudai released games on NG, Rig released music on NG. They teamed up and made Solar 2!"

About This Game

In most games you see stars in the background, you shoot asteroids or you live on planets. But in Solar 2 you ARE these objects! Enter a universe where you must prove yourself to the resident god-like figure by doing its many bizarre and varied tasks. Or just ignore it and see how big you can grow!

Solar 2 is an open-world, sandbox game set in an infinite abstract universe. Play constructively: grow your system, nurture life on your planets and attack enemy life in huge space battles. Play destructively: crash into other objects and cause chaos, use your orbiting objects like wrecking balls, steal planets from other systems.

Key features:

  • Dynamic abstract sandbox universe. Changes and evolves as you do.
  • Non-linear missions and open-world gameplay.
  • No boundaries. Drift forever in ambient space bliss.
  • Full of weird eccentric humor and stuff.
  • Extensive custom sound track.

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    • OS: Windows XP SP2 or greater
    • Processor: 1.5 GHz
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Hard Disk Space: 50 MB
    • Video Card: 128 MB Graphics Card that supports Shader Model 2.0
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
    • Additional: Microsoft Xbox 360 Controller support
    • OS: OSX 10.6 or greater
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo
    • Memory: 2 GB
    • Hard Disk Space: 100 MB
    • Video Card: 128 MB Graphics Card that supports OpenGL 2.0
    • OS: Ubuntu 12.04 or above
    • Processor: 1.5 GHz
    • Memory: 1 GB
    • Graphics: OpenGL compatible graphics card with 128 MB RAM, Pixelshader 2.0
    • Hard Drive: 150 MB
Helpful customer reviews
27 of 27 people (100%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
4.9 hrs on record
Posted: February 10
Nice little game to play if you've got nothing else or you wanna play on your laptop during a long, boring trip.

Commendable for the sheer scale of events. You wanna be a black hole? Sure, why not, be a badass black hole. The badassest of them all. Eat asteroids, eat planets, eat stars, eat other black holes, and then eat the whole mother♥♥♥♥ing Universe, nothing's there to stop you except the inevitability of you collapsing under your own gravity. Dayum, space, you scary.

Or... OR... you could actually, you know, do story missions and become God. But they're hard.
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5 of 5 people (100%) found this review helpful
14.8 hrs on record
Posted: March 22
Realistic physics and astronomic objects. Some things might have been more realistic, but elsewhere it's a must-have for any astronomy fans.
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8 of 11 people (73%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
2.3 hrs on record
Posted: February 19
If you like chill games somthing to do when your really tired buy this game


8/10
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
5.4 hrs on record
Posted: March 6
Simple, awesome fun.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
2.6 hrs on record
Posted: March 8
I crashed ♥♥♥♥ into eachother then sucked in the universe into my hole. Gets a tad repetetive over time 9/10
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