Posts Tagged ‘Life Is Feudal: Forest Village’

Harvest time comes for Life is feudal: Forest Village

Town-builder and serf-bosser Life is Feudal: Forest Village [official site] will be leaving early access this month, all ripe and ready for consumption. When I last played it, all the women in my village died in a single unsupervised four year period, leaving the town slowly dying with six men. They all succumbed to exposure one day as they dismantled the roof of the tavern. The village of Scallyminster was no more. But maybe that won’t happen to you because some things have been added since then.
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Premature Evaluation – Life Is Feudal: Forest Village

Every Moday we send Brendan to plough the fields of early access and see if anything nutritious grows. This week he mismanages a settlement of brow-beaten farm workers in Forest Village [official site], a placid spin-off from Life Is Feudal’s medieval sandbox.

The village of Scallyminster lies in ruins. I’d like to think I did everything in my power to help the last citizens of this dying village, but that would be a lie. They followed my orders, like good computerised serfs, right to the bitter end. The village is empty of life now, except for the bears, who have always been very pleasant. I don’t think the game will let them feast off the frozen corpses of the last six villagers. Which is a pity, because the citizens of Scallyminster murdered plenty of bears in their time, before the fall, that is. Before the 13th Year.

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