Kerbal Space Program might be lighthearted and goofy, but it has a great deal of complexity. The space program simulation includes an overwhelming number of parts that is only growing. Put simply, it's a bit intimidating for newcomers.

The new campaign mode hopes to smooth the learning curve a bit by giving players paced access to all of the features. Science and the tech tree, parts of the new update, will hopefully break down the barriers that exist for those coming into Kerbal Space Program new at this point in its development.

The .22 update is live right now. For more on the history of Kerbal Space Program and developer Squad, read our interview from PAX.