Posts Tagged ‘RimWorld’

Outer Limits: RimWorld Lands On Kickstarter

By Jim Rossignol on October 4th, 2013.


Already pretty close to its $20k goal in just a day (at the time of writing) the Kickstarter for Prison Architect-in-space, RimWorld, looks like a done deal. As I mentioned previously, I had a play of this and it was shaping up spectacularly, even though there is a frown to be reserved for the game’s creator quite brazenly copying the sprite art style from the Introversion work in progess.

You can watch the pitching video below, if you want. But it doesn’t look like this one will need much egging on.
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(Space) Colonial Ambition: RimWorld

By Jim Rossignol on September 18th, 2013.


Ludeon Studios send word of their forthcoming space colony game, RimWorld, and by Uranus it looks like Our Kind Of Thing. In short: it’s Prison Architect reworked as a space colonisation game. In long: it’s a great big Bullfrog/Dwarf Fortress-inspired indirect control game, which makes the game developer in my curse that Ludeon thought of it first. If anything shall make small piles of real world dollars, it’s this.

Trailer and some thoughts south of here.
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