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New Rimworld DLC Biotech Lets You Control Mechanoids

Ludeon Studios has emerged with a new announcement revealing the next Rimworld DLC. The new DLC named Rimworld - Biotech has three main focuses: Children and reproduction, controlling Mechanoids, and…

October 5, 2022 | 05:33 EDT

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RimWorld Console Edition Coming This July

Colony Sims require a lot of time and dedication with RimWorld being no different and expanding its reach to do so. The massive sci fi will be leaving PC exclusivity in July to launch a version for…

June 29, 2022 | 01:41 EDT

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RimWorld Unbanned In Australia, Classified R18+

The Australian Classification Board has moved to reclassify RimWorld at R18+. Previously, it was refused classification on both console and PC, but now, a four-person panel has unanimously decided to…

April 20, 2022 | 09:23 EDT

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RimWorld Banned on Steam in Australia

RimWorld was made unavailable for purchase by Australian customers on Steam today. This was announced by a news post on the RimWorld Steam page. According to the post, users who already purchased…

March 5, 2022 | 06:54 EST

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RimWorld Console Version Leaked By Australian Ban

If you've been hoping for a RimWorld console version, you could be in luck. The Australian ratings board has refused classification for a version of RimWorld listed for "multi platform" media, so…

March 1, 2022 | 09:56 EST

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RimWorld Update Brings Big Biosculpter Changes And More

A new RimWorld update has arrived, and there are some pretty big changes coming to the colony sim. Ludeon has reworked biosculpters to take out some of the micromanagement, and you'll also notice…

October 25, 2021 | 10:33 EDT


Latest Rimworld Update Includes Fluid Ideoligions And More

The latest Rimworld update is 1.3.3101 and includes a "long list of new stuff and improvements for the base game and both expansions". Of these, the most notable addition is being able to change …

August 25, 2021 | 09:37 EDT


Rimworld Ideology Release Date Announced

We now have a Rimworld Ideology release date, along with patch 1.3. Both are coming very soon. Tomorrow, in fact. Currently, Rimworld patch 1.3 is in public beta, but tomorrow players will be able to…

July 19, 2021 | 11:51 EDT

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Rimworld Update 1.3 and Ideology Expansion Announced

Ludeon Studios has announced the next RimWorld update along with the Rimworld Ideology expansion that will release alongside the full rollout of the RimWorld update 1.3. What is in RimWorld update 1…

July 4, 2021 | 07:44 EDT

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Rimworld Mass Effect Mod 'Rim Effect' Released

Get ready for a very interesting gaming mash-up: Rim Effect is a RimWorld Mass Effect mod that overhauls the game with content from BioWare's iconic RPG series — and it just went live! As you may…

May 7, 2021 | 02:45 EDT

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RimWorld 1.2 Update Debuts Custom Playstyle System

The RimWorld 1.2 Update has arrived, bringing with it a ton of new content for players to enjoy. Among the new additions is the debut of a "custom playstyle system" that will allow you to set up your…

August 10, 2020 | 01:38 EDT


RimWorld May 2020 Patch Released, Adds Psychic Meditation

RimWorld's May 2020 update has been released, adding new psychic meditation, new psycasts, and a lot more to dig into. The update shouldn't affect mods or savegames, so players can rest easy at the…

May 28, 2020 | 09:54 EDT

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RimWorld: Royalty Releases Alongside Free Update

The first major update for RimWorld has just released from Steam's unstable beta branch for public use. Even more interesting is that this coincides with the release of RimWorld: Royalty, the game's…

February 24, 2020 | 09:00 EST

A base in Rimworld under attack by mechanoids.

Rimworld 1.1 Update Adds New Sexuality In Major Update

Rimworld, the sci-fi base-building game with a Firefly-esque Western feel, has uploaded a 1.1 update onto Steam's unstable beta branch. Players trying out Rimworld 1.1 will find a wide variety of new…

February 17, 2020 | 09:29 EST

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Rimworld's 1.0 Patch Is Ready For Takeoff On October 17

After five years in early access, survival space-colony management game Rimworld has gotten its much-deserved release date. On October 17, the 1.0 patch will proclaim Rimworld complete. The game has…

October 9, 2018 | 12:27 EDT

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When a passenger ship crashlands on a planet, 3 (randomly selected) passengers have to make a colony in this science-fiction colony simulation game inspired by Dwarf Fortress. Over 5 years in…

October 9, 2018 | 12:27 EDT