This section of the wiki is for creating mods. If you are looking for how to find or install existing mods then please check the excellent Mod Index on the forum

It is also frequently helpful to search the official forum for posts by Alex on a topic

Mod updating from 0.8 to 0.9a Compatibility

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This page will provide you with everything you need in order to get you up to speed in the realm of Starsector modding. This is a work in progress, so if you are a competent modder please consider adding to this.

Every mod will need a Mod_Info.json file

Basic Ships[edit | edit source]

Basic Weapons[edit | edit source]

Hullmods[edit | edit source]

Ship Systems[edit | edit source]

Industries[edit | edit source]

Missions[edit | edit source]

Libraries[edit | edit source]

Additional[edit | edit source]

Map generation[edit | edit source]

Economy[edit | edit source]

Tutorials[edit | edit source]

Other[edit | edit source]

Troubleshooting[edit | edit source]

Tips[edit | edit source]

  • If you have devmode on, pressing F8 in simulator re-reads .json and .csv files, allowing you to make and check changes without restarting Starsector, which is a great timesaver.
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