When the countdown website reached zero, the page changed to revealed a game of asteroids (link:

The website includes the text "Shall we play a game?" and "The only winning move is not to play." This is a reference to the film WarGames. The game title screen instructs the player to press enter to start.

In the background, Space Cruise (Title) from the FTL soundtrack plays. If the player waits 4 minutes (the length of the song) without starting the game, some additional text appears at the bottom of the game title screen: This links to the scottie1 file.