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Techtonica Building Guide

Like it is in a lot of crafting games, building is an important part of Techtonica. This Techtonica building guide will walk you through the basics of building your own base and making sure you can…

July 18, 2023 | 08:31 EDT

Techtonica screenshot showing a huge amount of automation in a factory with many strange machines and conveyor belts splayed across an open cavern.

Techtonica Automation Guide

Techtonica is a game all about automation, much like Factorio was before it. It can be a bit tough figuring out how to get started with automation, so our Techtonica automation guide is here to teach…

July 18, 2023 | 03:02 EDT

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Techtonica Tech Tree Guide

This Techtonica Tech Tree Guide will go over the basics of the game's sprawling tech tree, along with how to unlock new tiers and scan specific items. You'll unlock a lot of useful buildings as you…

July 18, 2023 | 01:02 EDT

Techtonica Atlantum Processing Walkthrough - Cover Image Atlantum Ore Vein Revealed by Explosives

Techtonica Atlantum Processing Walkthrough

In this Techtonica Atlantum Processing Walkthrough, we'll explore how to make infinite Biobricks and unlock Tier 6 of Tech. Techtonica's complexity increases as time goes on and we've reached the…

July 18, 2023 | 03:01 EDT

Techtonica Cooling Systems Walkthrough - Cover Image Paladin Sitting in the Command Chair

Techtonica Cooling Systems Walkthrough

Our Techtonica Cooling Systems Walkthrough will tell you how to unlock Tier 5 Tech and explain how to automatically make Plantmatter. Our time in Techtonica is getting a little crazy. We've already…

July 18, 2023 | 03:00 EDT

Techtonica Shiverthorn Processing Walkthrough - Cover Image Production Terminal Victor

Techtonica Shiverthorn Processing Walkthrough

In this Techtonica Shiverthorn Processing Walkthrough, we'll tell you how to unlock Tier 4 Tech and set up a basic Copper and Iron factory. Automation is a big part of Techtonica, but we haven't…

July 18, 2023 | 03:00 EDT

Techtonica Starter Guide - Cover Image Game Logo Area Near Production Terminal Victor with Water Wheels on the River and Machines on the Shore

Techtonica Starter Guide

This Techtonica Starter Guide will help you build your first factory, find new tech, and fully upgrade Production Terminal Lima. There's a lot to explore in Techtonica! Mysterious alien caves are…

July 18, 2023 | 03:01 EDT

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Players familiar with the factory-building sim genre might compare Techtonica to titles like Subnautica, Astroneer, Deep Rock Galactic, and Satisfactory. After all, YouTube commenters on the…

June 10, 2023 | 12:04 EDT

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Factory Automation Game Techtonica Reveals Early Access Release Date

Today Fire Hose Games announced the early access release date of its upcoming first-person factory automation game Techtonica.  The game will launch in its 0.1 version on July 18, 2023, for PC via…

June 10, 2023 | 11:38 EDT


PAX East: Techtonica Preview

Just a few weeks ago, developer Fire Hose Games, known for its work on 20XX and Catlateral Damage, announced its latest project: Techtonica. During PAX East, the studio's President and Founder Eitan…

April 26, 2022 | 11:30 EDT


Digging Into the Mystery in Factory-Building Sim Techtonica

In the middle of March, indie studio Fire Hose Games revealed their latest project: Techtonica. The first-person factory builder puts players in subterranean caverns on a mysterious alien planet…

April 4, 2022 | 12:00 EDT

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First-Person Factory Builder Techtonica Revealed by Fire Hose Games

Catlateral Damage and 20XX developer Fire Hose Games has revealed its next game: Techtonica, a first-person factory builder where you'll explore the underground of an alien planet. Factory-building…

March 16, 2022 | 04:35 EDT