Affordable Space Adventures is an exclusive title for the Wii U released in 2015
The gameplay is utilizing the gamepad to manage the various functions of the player's starship. In co-op, the functions like the engine are divied up between the players.
The game was official announced as a collaborative project between Nifflas, creators of Knytt Underground, and KnapNok Games, creators of Bumpie's Party, in Spring 2014.
First proper gameplay was shown off during Treehouse Live at E3 2014. They announced a cooperative mode at E3 as well. Nintendo proceeded to help promote the game at a few indie conventions like IndieCade, where the development staff was interviewed.