Bohtauri is a 26 year old New Zealander living in Melbourne, Australia. He has professionally worked on wiki's for wowhead.com rift.zam.com and aionopedia.info. Creating over 600,000 wiki articles over his career so far. Bohtauri is also a avid wikipedia contributor and a minor Minecraft celebrity.
P.S also has a habit talking in third-person :P
Task 1: Create a layman guide to KSP, as I find serious flaws in current tutorials and help for people who don't want to learn geometry or calculus. (you CAN play this game without those skills!)
Hitchhikers Guide to KSP
Contained on this extremely long tutorial is all the basics you need to know to get off the ground, into orbit, land on planets and/or return home safely.
This is a "if all else fails tutorial" you wont find any tutorial with simpler sections. I recommend you go through the titles and find the section that helps you the most
- Length: Up to you, stop and start as you wish
- Difficulty: Very Easy
- For version: 0.18.1+
Building Your First Rocket from Scratch
This can be a daunting experience since i'm sure you've tried already and either it wont leave the launch pad and/or blown up before leaving the launch pad. So here is some helpful stuff to remember
|Pro Tip for First Timers|
to be a 6 stage megalith and work the first time. Try a single stage first.
Simplest design is a rocket similar to the Saturn V rocket. Base: Your rockets base is most important, especially the sequence. You will need 3 things in your base.
Adding Booster Rockets
Bohtauri hasnt figured this out yet from trial and error so will add soon
Step 1 - The weird step
This is step 1, everything about this step is weird, that's why I don't write this so long.
Step 2 - Finish the weird step
This concludes step 1, the weird step. Hopefully, step 2 isn't as weird as step 1 but still a little weird.
Step 3 - This is no weird?!
Exactly, this isn't any weird at all!
Tada! Now you've read a full tutorial. Congratulations!