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Dwarf Fortress is coming to Steam and Itch.io so nincompoops like me can finally play it

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Mar 13, 2019 9:02 PM 1+ mon ago

Dwarf Fortress is coming to Steam and Itch.io so nincompoops like me can finally play it

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One of PC gaming's most storied, longest-living, and hard-to-get-into games is coming to Steam after 12 years. And it's getting a new look that could help nincompoops such as me get into it.

It's time for Dwarf Fortress -- the work of brothers Tarn and Zach Adams and their Bay 12 Games -- to come to Steam. It launched in August 2008, and in many ways, it still looks like a game from 1988. It's one of gaming's landmark designs -- a blend of construction and management sims with roguelikes. It's unique, and it helped spawn Minecraft and a host of other games. Dwarf Fortress has even made its way to the Museum of Modern Art.

The original Dwarf Fortress will remain free. The version coming to Steam and Itch.io for $20, ...

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