Primal: The Awakening

Dyson Sphere Program—A Sci-fi Strategy and Management Game

A project in Chongqing, China by Youthcat Studio

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Dyson Sphere Program is a sci-fi simulation strategy game. Manage a galaxy-wide production factory to harness the power of stars!
Backers: 319
Average Pledge Per Backer: ¥4495

Funded: ¥1,434,062 of ¥1,060,000
Dates: Nov 5th -> Dec 20th (45 days)
Project By: Youthcat Studio
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Latest News

48 hours to go - Beta access starting on late December

December 18th - via:
Good day engineers! In less than 48 hours, the wonderful adventure that this crowdfunding campaign has been will end. We have reached not just our original funding goal, but also the first stretch goal – we’re incredibly thankful for your support... (Read More)

Only 3 days left!

December 16th - via:
Greetings engineers! The funding goal of this crowdfunding campaign has been achieved, but there are still 3 days left to back it and reach its stretch goals! The first one, the Community Galaxy, is within reach: if it gets to $12,000, we will have... (Read More)

Dev Diary #2: How to create the Universe

December 15th - via:
Hello, engineers! First of all, a big round of applause for you, backers. We are extremely proud and happy to have reached our funding goal. Developing Dyson Sphere Program has been a long and exhausting journey though there’s still work to do.... (Read More)

Dyson Sphere Program Starts its Final Kickstarter Week with New Trailer

December 12th - via:
Dyson Sphere Program is running on Kickstarter and has great plans for is galactic factory including space elevators, alien enemies, mecha editing, and much more. With one week left on the clock it’s hit the $10,000 goal, which on the one hand seems more than a little small for this type of game but on the other the new video is looking incredibly sharp. (Read More)

Thank you! Dyson Sphere Program reaches its funding goal!

December 11th - via:
Hello engineers! We are beyond words... We reached our funding goal with still a few days to go. Right now, all can say is a massive thank you to all of you that have made this game possible. We can't wait to see you playing Dyson Sphere Program!  (Read More)


December 11th - via:
Greetings, engineers! With the crowdfunding campaign nearing 100% of its funding goal, we are happy to share with you a new trailer of our space simulation management game. In this brand new video, we reveal a larger glimpse of the ultimate goal that... (Read More)

'Dyson Sphere Program' Kickstarter Campaign Needs Final Push, Shows Off More Gameplay

December 11th - via:
In the distant future, the power of science and technology has ushered a new age to the human race. Space and time have become irrelevant thanks to virtual reality. You are a space engineer in charge of a project launched by the space alliance COSMO, tasked with a massive undertaking: constructing Dyson Spheres (a megastructure that would orbit around a star, harnessing all its power and energy) to produce the energy that humanity needs. (Read More)

New gameplay trailer! Can you spot the Dyson Sphere?

December 4th - via:
Hello, engineers! We are super excited about being really close to reaching our funding goal! Being so close to the weekend, we wanted to share a new gameplay trailer with all of you. This one has a nice twist: it lets you get a sneak peek of an... (Read More)

Dev Diary #1: The Birth of DYSON SPHERE PROGRAM!

December 2nd - via:
Hello everyone! Now that the dust of starting this crowdfunding campaign has settled a little bit, we want to introduce ourselves, the creators of Dyson Sphere Program. We are Youthcat Studio, a four-person indie game development studio. Dyson... (Read More)

75% funding goal reached!

November 27th - via:
Greetings, engineers! We just wanted to post a quick thank-you note to all of our backers and our wonderful community: thanks to you, the crowdfunding campaign of Dyson Sphere Program reached today 75% of its funding goal -- and we still have 22 days... (Read More)

From Drake to Fermi. Are we really alone in the universe?

November 26th - via:
Hello, engineers! We are incredibly thankful for having crossed the 70% threshold of our funding goal. We’re confident that we’ll get there soon with your help, but there is still a long road ahead of us. While we arrive there, why not talking a... (Read More)

New reward tier and stretch goals!

November 23rd - via:
Good day, engineers! We want to begin this post by thanking you again for your amazing support: Dyson Sphere Program is nearing 70% of its funding goal on Kickstarter! We’re getting there, and it’s thanks to you! To celebrate this step forward,... (Read More)

New gameplay trailer + Stretch Goals announced!

November 18th - via:
Good day, engineers! After hitting an important milestone the day before yesterday (50% funding goal achieved, thanks a lot again!), we want to share some news with you. We’ve always said that this Kickstarter campaign is a great opportunity to... (Read More)

Dyson Sphere Program reaches 50% of its funding goal!

November 17th - via:
Greetings engineers! The space agency COSMO is happy to report that the Dyson Sphere Program crowdfunding campaign is good on its way to its final destination. Our Kickstarter campaign just hit 50% of its funding goal in just 10 days. Thanks a lot to... (Read More)

What is the Kardashev scale and how is it related to a Dyson Sphere?

November 12th - via:
Hello, engineers! As we are slowly but steadily progressing towards our funding goal (once again – thanks a lot for all your support!), what about another nerdy sneak-peek into the science behind the game? Today, we want to talk about the Kardashev... (Read More)

How do you build a Dyson Sphere?

November 10th - via:
Hello everybody! First of all, we want to thank you from the bottom of our hearts for the wonderful reception we’re having with this crowdfunding campaign: we’re nearing 40% of the funding goal in less than 5 days! With your help, we hope we can... (Read More)

What is a Dyson Sphere?

November 6th - via:
Good day engineers! First of all, we want to send you our deepest gratitude: it’s been only 24 hours since this campaign started and Dyson Sphere Program already got 21% closer to its funding goal. Thanks a lot to all who backed the project, who... (Read More)

Kickstarter Campaign is BEGINNING!

November 5th - via:
Greetings, engineers, and welcome to the space agency COSMO! A source of clean and infinite energy has always been a dream of Humanity – and thanks to you, this dream is within our reach now! You are tasked with an assignment as vital as complex:... (Read More)


November 5th - via:
Dyson Sphere Program is a sci-fi simulator with space exploration and factory automation elements where you can build your own galactic industrial empire from scratch. In the distant future, the power of science and technology has ushered a new age to the human race. A new kind of supercomputer has been developed – a machine which superior AI and computing capability will push humanity even further. There is only one problem: there isn’t enough energy in the whole planet to feed this machine! (Read More)

'Dyson Sphere Program' Launches Kickstarter Campaign

November 5th - via:
As a space engineer, you are expected to design your interstellar factory and production lines, not to micromanage every small package going back and forth. You have to transport materials from one planet to another, forming interstellar transport teams that gather resources and bring them to where they are needed. Then, your resources can be transported between facilities through conveyor belts, and you’ve got the technology to help your buildings fit the grid automatically during the construction process. (Read More)

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