Dwarf Fortress

8.13.19

How To Recruit Dedue in 'Fire Emblem: Three Houses'

The only way to recruit the dashing Duscur.

3.28.19

The 'Dwarf Fortress' Creators Weren't in It For Money, But Now They Need It

For 12 years, 'Dwarf Fortress' has been a free video game. It's finally coming to Steam, but only after rising health care costs forced their hand.

3.25.19

'Dwarf Fortress' Is Abandoning Its Text-Based Graphics, but Not Its Soul

Developer Bay 12’s transition from ASCII to 2D art is about more than selling copies—it’s about improving the game and opening it up to a wider audience.

4.21.17

What Will Happen to Gaming's Most Ambitious Experiment When Its Creators Die?

The 'Dwarf Fortress' developer duo ensures the future of their decades-long simulation development project by gifting the code to archivists in their will.

7.27.16

You Can Spin Your Own Sci-Fi Tale in 'RimWorld'

RimWorld is a Firefly-esque management sim that combines classic sci-fi tropes and clever procedural generation systems.

7.27.16

You Can Spin Your Own Sci-Fi Tale in 'RimWorld'

'RimWorld' is a 'Firefly'-esque management sim that combines classic sci-fi tropes and clever procedural generation systems.

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