Frequently Asked Questions

 

What is Second Star?

Second Star is a sci-fi, single player adventure role-playing game! Set 200 years in the future, you are the science officer on the Persistence. The mission: to find and rescue a spaceship that's been missing for ten years -- the Second Star. Follow their footsteps on strange and beautiful alien worlds and navigate complex and personal relationships with your fellow crew members. Learning what happened is key in how the story unravels. . . and the outcome is in your hands.

Who is developing Second Star?

Second Star is being developed by Dyscordion Entertainment, a tiny indie studio of artists, designers, writers, and programmers hailing from all over the world. We are dedicated to bringing fun games with well-written and diverse characters to players everywhere. You can learn more about the team here.

When will it be finished?

We are hard at work developing Second Star right now and we post developer updates often. Follow us on social media to get the latest news and updates!

What will I be able to play Second Star on?

We are currently planning to release the game on PC and Playstation 4 platforms at launch.

What engine is Second Star built in?

Second Star is being built with Unity (because we're all about inclusion).

Can I post videos and other content about Second Star?

Yes! You can use any of our game-related audio/images/video for “Let’s Play”, “Preview”, “Review” and/or “Commentary”-style videos on YouTube and Twitch, including ad-supported channels/videos. The creator of these videos may use in-game audio & video for as many videos as they like. However, we ask that you include a link to secondstargame.com OR any online store selling the title involved. If you want to use the soundtrack outside of captured gameplay you will need to get specific permission from us.

Can I customize my character?

As the game is fully voiced you will have three protagonist voice options to choose from during the game’s introduction. Your character will then be crafted through gameplay and dialogue choices, each influencing the relationships and trajectory of your character’s narrative.

Can I form relationships with my crew mates?

There are several relationship possibilities with characters on the Persistence . Pursuing any of these will result in a richer gameplay experience.

I want to write about Second Star. Do you have a press kit?

We sure do. Right here.

I have more questions!

Email and social media are the best ways to get in touch with us.