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Kerbal Space Program

Squad, SQUADTeam, Squad
Apr 26, 2015 - PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Wii U, PC, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 5
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

80

Top Critic Average

74%

Critics Recommend

IGN
9 / 10
Eurogamer
Essential
PC Gamer
96 / 100
Metro GameCentral
8 / 10
Metro GameCentral
8 / 10
Game Informer
8.5 / 10
GameSpot
9 / 10
Destructoid
8.5 / 10

Review Summary

StrongCritic Consensus

Kerbal Space Program as a PC game is fun and worthwhile for many critics with its deep spaceship building simulation. But on other platforms it is very flawed due to the control schemes not being up to scratch


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Critic Reviews for Kerbal Space Program

Kerbal Space Program is a deep, funny, and detailed physics sim that never takes itself too seriously.

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An essential sandbox for anyone with an interest in space, rocketry, or explosions.

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A perfect blend of science and slapstick, and a robust and compelling sandbox of possibility. Simply outstanding.

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Metro GameCentral

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8 / 10
Metro GameCentral

An inspired mix of real science, sandbox gameplay, and space simulation – that is both a lot more entertaining and a lot more accessible than you'd expect.

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An inspired mix of real science, sandbox gameplay, and space simulation – that is both a lot more entertaining and a lot more accessible than you'd expect.

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KSP provides fun on different levels of engagement, from tinkering with unlimited funds in the sandbox to create cool or outlandish ships to tackling the dizzyingly difficult career mode.

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Kerbal Space Program is a monumental, exhilarating, and frustrating gaming achievement worthy of admiration.

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Even the smallest accomplishments feel like massive victories, and once you experience that euphoria, you won't want to quit. Watch your ambition soar.

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