The Solar System is a work-inprogress game that offers beautiful navigation an exploration of our solar system; check out the demo video to see it in action.
Christopher Albeluhn, a game developer temporarily out of work, started making a model of the Earth using the Unreal engine. Once he was done with Earth he just kept on going and eventually what was going to be a simple portfolio entry became a game ecosystem that allows users to explore the solar system in novel ways.
Watch the video above to see an application demo; hit up the link below for more information about the project.
Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on Google+ if you'd like.
- Published 04/18/12