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Dinkum sales have broken the 350,000 barrier, according to developer James Bendon. The game has been in Early Access for just over a month.

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The mill in Dinkum can be a bit tricky to figure out when you are first starting, so here is a quick Dinkum Milling Machine guide to get you up and

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In our Dinkum Animals Guide, we’ll detail every tameable animal, along with how to make use of trapping for some easy Dinks.

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We dive into Dinkum, the Australian themed mash-up of Animal Crossing and Stardew Valley. Is it a fair dinkum?

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In our Dinkum Residents guide, we share what Residents you can add to your town, and what each of them offers you once they've been unlocked.

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In our Dinkum Fishing guide we’ll go over how the fishing mechanics work, and some tips and tricks to help get you started.

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In our Dinkum bugs guide, we'll explain bug catching strategies, our best tips and tricks, and where to find bugs in game.

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Our Dinkum Critter Catching Guide will explain what critters are, where to find them and what to do with them once you’ve caught them!

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Filled with a number of animals, our Dinkum Hunting Guide will go over the game’s wildlife and how to deal with everything you’ll encounter.

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In this Dinkum Mining Guide, we’ll go over everything you can currently obtain by mining, along with how to make use of your spoils.

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Our Dinkum Cooking Guide will tell you how to unlock Cooking and also provide you with a list of all the Cooking recipes we've found!

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Our Dinkum Money Making Guide will tell you how to make money in Dinkum -- including the best way to make money in the game!

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In this Dinkum Milestones Guide, we'll explain how to unlock Milestones and how many Permit Points you get for unlocking different Milestones.

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In this Dinkum Farming Guide, we'll tell you how to unlock Farming, how you can get some help with watering, and what kind of crops you can grow!

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This Dinkum Building Guide will tell you everything you need to know about getting your town started and how to unlock Buildings in the game!

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In our Dinkum Crafting guide, we'll tell you how Crafting works and how you can unlock new items for Crafting such as better tools and new

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Dinkum is an Australian-themed town-building survival game similar to Animal Crossing. Our Dinkum guides will help you get started with the game!

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The Dinkum Roadmap has been revealed, showing a first look at the updates coming to the Australian-themed sandbox game launching on Steam in mid-July

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Be ready to explore the Australian Outback in a way never seen before in Dinkum, an indie simulation survival game.