148Apps Review SummaryOur Rating: :: MOBILE SPACE PROGRAM :: Read Our Full Review >>
Manage a space program, or just blow up a bunch of ridiculous creations, in this physics-based space simulator.
What's New* Increased length of replays to 60 minutes
* Fixed a bug that makes the app unable to re-open when you try to load a ship that causes the game to crash
App DescriptionSimpleRockets is free today for my reddit cakeday. Be sure to check out my other games too, they are all free! SimplePhysics and Dummy Defense are great too!
Design your own rocket ships. Blast off into space. Explore the solar system. See if you have what it takes to be a rocket scientist.
Choose and connect parts together to build rocket ships. You can choose from a variety of rocket engines, fuel tanks, and other gizmos. You can even build rovers with powered wheels. You are only limited by your imagination.
Blast off from any planet you want. You can fly through the intense atmosphere of Venus, or you can take advantage of the low gravity of Mercury. Whip around the sun and launch yourself out to the far reaches of the solar system.
Several challenges are built into the game so you can compete with other humans from around the world to see who can go the fastest, fly the farthest, orbit with the least amount of fuel, land on the moon, and so much more.
Kepler wrote the equations 400 years ago, and SimpleRockets uses those equations to model extremely realistic orbital physics. Players will learn about rocket science and astrodynamics while they are having a blast exploring the solar system. This makes SimpleRockets ideal for the classroom, or as a healthy alternative to the barrage of brainless games available on the App Store.
* Supports iPhone, iPod, and iPad
* Realistic rocket physics and orbital physics
* Sandbox mode
* Email your rocket to friends
November 27, 2013 Price Decrease: $1.99 -> FREE!
November 18, 2013 New version 1.4.9
October 22, 2013 New version 1.4.4
October 14, 2013 New version 1.4
November 30, -0001 Initial Release