NEWS ARCHIVE
Jan, 21

Alpha21 on the horizon

The battle for the next release is underway. The new immigration system is mostly finished, and only needs some more playtesting and balancing. It turned out to be quite a beast... more

Dec, 31

Summary of development in 2016

Another year of development has passed like a lighting! As promised, here is a short summary of what has been going on in KeeperRL land. There were only 3 major updates this... more

Dec, 21

Some details on the immigration system

In the last week I've been mostly busy with adding more functionality to the new immigration system. There is now a nice help screen containing almost all minions that you can get... more

Dec, 12

Even more development news

In the last few weeks I've been working more or less in parallel on the new major features (selective immigration, and new game modes). It's definitely not hard stuff, compared to... more

Nov, 30

On the new upcoming immigration system

I've already made several attempts at the immigration system, which defines how you acquire new creatures for your dungeon. In the early versions of KeeperRL, minions were simply... more

Nov, 22

Plans for the next update: endless mode and better campaign

The dust has settled after releasing Alpha20, and it seems that most players are greatly enjoying the new update. To those that had complaints about some of the new features: I... more

Nov, 03

KeeperRL Alpha20.1 is out.

I've made some important changes shortly after releasing Alpha20, and instead of waiting till the next major update, I decided to release them under the number 20.1. The update... more

Oct, 20

KeeperRL Alpha20 released!

I'm pleased to announce that KeeperRL Alpha20 is out! This is a major update in the base-building department, featuring free furniture placement, manual workshop production, and... more

Oct, 10

Alpha20 available for testing on Steam (Windows only)

You can now playtest Alpha20 on Steam! To do this, opt into the dev beta branch in the game's properties in your library. For now I only uploaded Windows (both 64 and 32-bit)... more

Sep, 25

Finalizing the new features

I'm slowly trying to wrap up this release, and with so many new features, it may take a bit of time. Steelmaking is here, as I described in the previous blog post. The steel... more


 LATEST NEWS

Dec, 09

Alpha 26 hotfix 1 released

This update fixes a few issues and crashes, including a video driver issue that stopped a few players from running the game. There is one crash that I'm still investigating... more

Nov, 28

KeeperRL Alpha 26 is released!

KeeperRL Alpha 26 is out today. This is a big content update with new game mechanics, basic modding support, and if that's not enough, it also introduces dozens of new animations... more

Nov, 08

Basic modding support and more new gameplay

KeeperRL has always had all its data defined in the source code, which is not a great design - it slows down development and doesn't allow any modifications without recompiling... more

Oct, 01

New animations and gameplay in Alpha 26

I've got the same piece of good news for you as always: the KeeperRL team is working on the game continuously, and the next patch is underway! But there is more: I'm also happy to... more

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

 

 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