Lead an expedition and explore an arctic island full of wildlife. Build and customize your base camp, hunt and gather resources, place data collection systems across the island. Use your kayak to reach icebergs and glaciers. Become a true explorer.
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Mostly Positive (355) - 72% of the 355 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Nov 24, 2014

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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Its just the perfect platform to develop this project. From getting the funds needed for development to all the feedback and suggestions players make.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“until Q2 2019”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“-items spread across the map that tell the story of previous scientist and explorers.
-more repairable interactive structures.
-more ways to personalize your base.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“-Single player
-Coop mode
-dedicated coop servers

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“The current price will definitely increase once the full version is out.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“We are open to every bit of feedback we can get. Any idea, critique or recommendation will be extremely useful.”
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February 15

alpha v.8P

New buildable elements:
Batteries: there is now an energy limit you can deposit and building batteries will allow you to increase this limit.
Wind turbines: you can now place wind turbines, they keep working at night and collect more energy than solar panels.

New design and improved aesthetics for the following elements:
Ice drill
Ore drill
Interaction tablet

UI: many pop up messages that did not followed the general UI design were fixed/updated
Removed cinematic frames from the fishing process
Fixed large structures reposition issues
Implemented LODs (optimization technique) to many buildable elements
Improved trading computers design
Any kind of trade now has a cost of 5 energy units
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February 1

alpha v.8N

Improved sled design
Improved ice drills design
Improved solar panels design
Improved small lights design

You can now change the color on your main base
Changing the color on any structure now cost money
The color on structures now look brighter

Added eating animation
Added drinking animation
Added more details to some map locations

Improved pause menu design
Improved inventory menu design
Fixed some UI inconsistencies
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About This Game

The main objective in Arctico is to collect data about this inhospitable island and its ecosystem while expanding your base.

This vast landscape is yours to explore, and with your dogs and your kayak there is no unreachable location. Place data collection systems such as camera traps and weather monitors, set up your main base, take care of your dogs and ensure the success of the expedition.

some features:
-Base building customization and management
-Dog sled: 4 loyals dogs that will provide swift transportation, you just have to take care of their basic needs.
-Working 2 player online co-op

System Requirements

Mac OS X
    • OS: Windows Vista
    • Processor: Core 2 Duo
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel 4xxx Series w/ 512MB VRAM
    • Storage: 1 GB available space
    • Sound Card: Any on-board chip will work
    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: i5 quad core 2.60ghz
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GTX 555/ or 1gb VRAM
    • Sound Card: Anything with Surround capabilites
    • OS: OSX 10.9.3
    • Processor: Core i5 @ 2.2GHz
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 5000
    • Storage: 1 GB available space
    • OS: OSX 10.9.3
    • Processor: Core i7 @ 2.7GHz+
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: standalone GPU with 1gb VRAM
    • Storage: 1 GB available space

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