NEWS ARCHIVE
Dec, 05

Incoming features

After releasing a few bug fixing patches to Alpha23, I got right down to working on the next major update. I'll give you a summary of things that are already implemented, and in... more

Oct, 27

Summary of player feedback and my comments

Some of the dust has settled after the last patch was released, so it's time for a summary. Thanks to a promotion and Steam's autumn sale, there has been an influx of new players.... more

Oct, 21

KeeperRL Alpha23 is released!

It's my pleasure to announce that KeeperRL Alpha23 is ready. It took four months to finish and because it consists almost entirely of gameplay changes, it's a very, very juicy... more

Oct, 16

Alpha23 release countdown

I've been back to working on KeeperRL the last week, and things are progressing smoothly. There are only a few bugs and some balance issues left to fix. I will also be defining... more

Aug, 30

Release plan for Alpha23 and a new testing build

The work on KeeperRL Alpha23 is slowly coming to an end. The only things left to do are bug fixes and final changes to the endless mode. I was aiming to release this update at the... more

Aug, 08

Progress on the endless mode and the introduction of digging enemies

I've been working on the endless mode recently, trying to get some good gameplay out of it. As a reminder, the endless mode is all about defending your dungeon against incoming... more

Jul, 25

Upcoming gameplay changes, part II: combat

The previous blog post about progression has stirred a lot of discussion, and I want to follow up a little bit, before I go into the main topic of this post. If you haven't read... more

Jul, 03

Upcoming gameplay changes, part I

I recently stumbled upon an old Reddit "AMA" by Tynan Sylvester, the author of Rimworld. I hope he doesn't mind if I quote chunk of one of his answers here. "What designers need... more

Jun, 14

KeeperRL Alpha22 is released!

KeeperRL Alpha22 is out! The update features a dedicated tutorial, as well as many technical and gameplay improvements. Check out the changelog below for details. As always,... more

May, 26

Release plan for Alpha22

It's slowly the time to wrap up the release of the twenty-second Alpha. The plans for this version were ambitious, but I had to postpone many of them, otherwise the update would... more


 LATEST NEWS

Aug, 23

KeeperRL Alpha 25 hotfix 1 released

This is a bug fixing patch that takes care of a few issues in the Alpha 25 update. Many of them have been reported by players through the in-game "report bug" tool. Thanks to... more

Jul, 31

KeeperRL Alpha 25 is released!

KeeperRL Alpha 25 is finally out! This is another patch with a lot of gameplay improvements, focusing especially on dungeon development. It includes moat building, special items... more

Jul, 05

Alpha25 release plan

I haven't posted updates for a while, but KeeperRL's development has been quite steady. Among other things, I've done a lot of work in the UI department, of which you'll find a... more

May, 17

Gameplay features coming in Alpha25

I've been working on the next KeeperRL update at full steam for the past few weeks. The changes have all been oriented around gameplay and not very hard in terms of programming,... more

May, 09

Alpha24 hotfix

The direct download version of KeeperRL has been updated with a few bug fixes. I've also starting working on Alpha25 already, and will post an update on that in the next few... more

 

 PLAYERS SAID

There are no other games out there like KeeperRL. The game is a unique mixture of management, levelling, crafting, constructing, exploring, adventure etc. […] The possibility of interacting with other’s players monumental dungeons turn KeeperRL into one of the most promising games I’ve found.

dbvel

This game is amazing! It’s challenging, fun, unique, and exactly what you might expect it to be. For an early access game it’s incredible. And the thought that there’s more to come thrills me! I can’t wait to see how this awesome game will develop even more.

Avarti

Any time I touch another race, I get bent over like a cheap, overworked sex worker. I love sucking at this game so much.

DaavPuke