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A Game of Dwarves Revealed

Paradox Interactive reveals plans for A Game of Dwarves, a strategy/management game from Zeal Game Studios coming to Windows and PlayStation Network later this year. This is one of a few tidbits this morning coming out of Paradox's game convention, but there's no official announcement of this yet. Strategy Informer does offer some preliminary details: "The gameplay consists of controlling a settlement of dwarves, who are able to dig, build and conduct research in order to strengthen your clan. You'll need to help the dwarves defend themselves as well, since terrible beasts come from the depths into which they delve. Dwarves can also level up and gain new skills, turning them into hardened warriors or master craftsmen." If the title is a play on A Game of Thrones, at least we can presume that if winter is coming, it should be short.

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7. Re: A Game of Dwarves Revealed Jan 19, 2012, 11:31 SimplyMonk
 
Frijoles wrote on Jan 19, 2012, 10:55:
Yakubs wrote on Jan 19, 2012, 10:42:
Soooo.... Dwarf Fortress for consoles?

Not unless the dwarfs can go insane and kill everyone!

One (the only?) of the developers is answering a few questions (once he has permission) on the Bay12 Forums. From how he phrases it though it will be nowhere near as complex as DF. More like a Dungeon Keeper Complexity/DF theme merger.
 
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