Dual Universe is a single-shard, sandbox, that takes place in a procedurally generated sci-fi universe consisting of countless star systems. The game focuses on emergent gameplay, which is driven by player-made economies and political systems.
Players can freely modify the voxel-based universe by mining the voxels of various types of worlds, and then use those voxels, or modified versions of them, to create any type of constructs they can imagine, including spaceships, buildings, and space stations.Dual Universe is a game developed by , an independent game studio. Dual Universe is currently in development, and an official release date is set for the end of 2018. The first pre-alpha testing began on September 23 2017, which marked the start of official player testing of the game. Subsequent dates, beginning September 30 2017, allow backers of the gold level and above to access the pre-alpha version of the game for limited time slots.