Space Odyssey: The Video Game is an upcoming sandbox video game with 4X elements being developed by Space Media Ventures for Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, and Android systems, including virtual reality devices, anticipated for release in 2019. The game is being co-developed by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, and will have some educational aspects as the player designs and grows.
Neil deGrasse Tyson wants to make a video game. Space Odyssey is described as a scientifically-accurate way to experience galactic exploration and colonisation with a real footing in biology.
Neil deGrasse Tyson to appear at E3 for his new game Space Odyssey. Seth MacFarlane Signs Neil deGrasse Tyson for His COSMOS Reboot. - geektyrant.com This June, the famed physicist showcases his newest strategy game that offers a chance to explore space. by Valerie Bragg. May 25, 2017 at 8:30 PM May 25, 2017 at 8:30 PM. Click to watch the video. Video of the Day: Blasting News. Science.
Neil deGrasse Tyson Presents: Space Odyssey is billed as an educational title developed to encourage players to explore space and science.
Neil deGrasse Tyson regularly critiques the scientific accuracy of movies on Twitter, but he’s putting his money where his mouth is with a scientifically-minded space exploration video game.
Neil deGrasse Tyson Presents Space Odyssey, a downloadable game of planetary exploration, kicks off its presale campaign on June 13, in conjunction with the E3 gaming industry convention. The campaign is designed to bring in a community of space enthusiasts, gamers and world-builders of all ages to help Tyson create the ultimate gaming adventure.
Space Odyssey is very grounded in real science (purely fictional elements will likely exist, but be obvious). Players will be exposed to various concepts of chemistry, physics, biology, astronomy, robotics, etc. Understanding these concepts will be necessary to achieve certain tasks in the game. In this way, the game creates a very organic method of absorbing complex STEM concepts. This game.
Build and Explore solar systems in this new VR game with Neil deGrass Tyson.