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Dwarf Fortress Sells Over 160k Copies in Just 24 Hours

Dwarf Fortress has sold over 160k units in just 24 hours since its release, and this is not only a monumental feat for the developers but quite shocking as well. Sales were projected to hit 160k…

December 7, 2022 | 02:50 EST

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Dwarf Fortress Steam Release Date Unleashes Chaos

Are you ready for images and tutorials for Dwarf Fortress? If you are, you'll be happy to know that the Dwarf Fortress Steam release date has been revealed for December 6th, with the game costing $29…

November 1, 2022 | 11:10 EDT

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Dwarf Fortress Update Adds In Tutorials

The game Dwarf Fortress is a contender for "longest time spent in Early Access" and is now receiving a much needed update. It has come a long way from its text-based screens to a planned Steam…

June 8, 2022 | 04:35 EDT

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Dwarf Fortress Character Sheets Tell Tales of Heroes

The shiny new Dwarf Fortress character sheets have been revealed, showing how the revamped version of this popular colony sim will tell you all about your dwarves and their lives. Dwarf Fortress is…

March 30, 2022 | 02:14 EDT

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Dwarf Fortress Roadmap Details a Long Wait for Launch

Bay 12 Games has outlined a rough Dwarf Fortress Roadmap for release -- and it looks like there are still several months of work to go before launch. Dwarf Fortress is a colony sim that has been in…

February 23, 2022 | 02:36 EST

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Dwarf Fortress Work System is Getting a Major Upgrade

The Dwarf Fortress work system is getting some serious upgrades on the PC Steam version published by Kitfox Games, making it easier than ever to organize your dwarves in Bay 12 Games' popular colony…

August 12, 2021 | 02:36 EDT

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Dwarf Fortress Menus Are Getting Upgrades on Steam

Tarn Adams took to YouTube to show off some serious upgrades to Dwarf Fortress menus for the upcoming Steam version, ultimately making the game more accessible to new players than ever. Dwarf…

July 29, 2021 | 03:25 EDT

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Dwarf Fortress Looking Good

During the Guerrilla Collective stream today, Bay 12 Games showed off Dwarf Fortress' upcoming graphics update. It will be coming to Steam and Itch sometime soon, and when it does, it will receive…

June 13, 2020 | 12:58 EDT

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Villains and Investigations Take Center Stage in Next Dwarf Fortress Update

The next major Dwarf Fortress update will integrate villains and investigations into the massive open world, as well as some corrupt dwarves. The update brings broad changes to world generation, as…

November 16, 2019 | 08:17 EST

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Dwarf Fortress

Boasting what is quite possibly the longest Early Access period in the history of gaming, Dwarf Fortress is a game about a bunch of dwarves who are trying to build themselves a home in a harsh land.…

July 12, 2019 | 07:57 EDT

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Dwarf Fortress Steam Version Announced, Original Version Will Remain Free

A Steam version of Dwarf Fortress is coming. This upcoming release from Bay 12 Games and Kitfox Games will be the same Dwarf Fortress we all know and love with several visual and auditory…

March 13, 2019 | 12:55 EDT