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Crawle is a sandbox dungeon crawler with a focus on realistic survival using mechanics such as hunger, thirst, diseases and wilderness survival such as creating your own tools, skinning animals for meat and fur and using the resources around you to stay alive.

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- An in-depth survival system based on hunger, thirst, sanity and energy.
- Dungeons that can be looted for gems, armour and weapons.
- Many difficulty options including an option to turn off the interface altogether.
- Health is based off your blood content and the damage to your body parts. You can also bleed out.
- Animals do not despawn, instead they can be skinned, picked up and taken to your house or just left to rot.


You can find a variety of screenshots (from new to ancient) on our IndieDB images page.

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3 comments by Sekaru on Jun 24th, 2014

The big release patch is finally done. The most significant changes in this patch is the new seasons system, the ability to finally craft the Rusted Armour and all of the massive bug fixes for multiplayer (which finally allow you to do combat with animals).

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The full changelog for this release is available here. It's a bit too long to post here unfortunately but the major highlights are below.

Major highlights

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A new seasons system has been added. This system will include all four seasons and will have season-specific effects on both your world and your character. In winter, the days are shorter, trees die faster and your temperature goes down a lot faster. During spring time there's an increased chance of rain meaning faster crop growth among other things. Throughout summer you'll experience longer days and your temperature will go up a lot faster. Finally during autumn trees will begin to die and pumpkins will begin to grow.

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Another massive addition is the ability to finally put together the Rusted Armour and Rusted Blade. These were added in both 0.6.0 as rare chest drops. Now, you can craft them by dragging one of the required pieces onto an anvil. If you have the other pieces (the other two in the case of the blade and the other three in the case of the armour) then the item will be crafted.

But that's not all! There's loads of major bug fixes for multiplayer and singleplayer too (with a focus on multiplayer though). The result of these fixes are a much better multiplayer experience as well as the ability to finally do combat with animals and other NPCs.

Thanks for all the support throughout the development process. Crawle was our first commercial project and we feel like we've learned a lot about pretty much everything over the two years we've been working on it. We hope you all enjoy this release!

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[Latest] Crawle Demo

[Latest] Crawle Demo

Dec 23, 2012 Demo 7 comments

A demo build of Crawle. This demo allows you to play singleplayer for 20 minutes per world (a whole Crawle day). You can purchase the full game on our...

[Nightly] 0.5.0 Nightly 9

[Nightly] 0.5.0 Nightly 9

Sep 22, 2012 Demo 2 comments

Another massive nightly! Most of the changes are to help new players including a tutorial world, a more in-depth tutorial and for the hardcore players...

[Nightly] 0.5.0 Nightly 8

[Nightly] 0.5.0 Nightly 8

Sep 9, 2012 Demo 1 comment

Farming has been added into the game along with new ambient music and sounds and death menus and durability.

[Nightly] 0.5.0 Nightly 7

[Nightly] 0.5.0 Nightly 7

Aug 19, 2012 Demo 0 comments

Today is Crawle's first birthday! This build includes a new menu system, a way to stop bleeding and seeds!

[Nightly] 0.5.0 Nightly 6

[Nightly] 0.5.0 Nightly 6

Aug 11, 2012 Demo 0 comments

Nightly 6 is out! It completely revamps the dungeon system and makes it room based. It also adds the ability to craft fishing rods and makes the game...

[Nightly] 0.5.0 Nightly 5

[Nightly] 0.5.0 Nightly 5

Aug 9, 2012 Demo 0 comments

Crafting is finally here! You can now craft your first tool and actually progress through the game a bit more. We've also added key rebinding.

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Painmace Feb 28 2012 says:

I think im doing something wrong when i try to install the game, a tutorial would be nice :p cause there is so much stuff to download and it gets kinda messy.

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Sekaru Creator
Sekaru Feb 28 2012 replied:

It's one, possibly two depending on your computer. But alright.

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Painmace Feb 28 2012 replied:

nvm i figured it out :) but where can i find the controls :p

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Sekaru Feb 28 2012 replied:

In-Game tutorial.

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gikubumba Feb 27 2012 says:


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Sekaru Feb 28 2012 replied:


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FlyingMonkey59 Feb 26 2012 says:

HALP!!! It keeps crashing on launch! I click to start, it tries to update, says none are available, and gives me the option to launch anyhow.. I try and do this and it crashes out. Im deathly afraid that the solution will be simple and obvious and im going to look like a buffoon, but I really want to try your game - so its a risk im willing to take! Thanks much and best of luck with all!

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FlyingMonkey59 Feb 26 2012 replied:

Dammit.. I just figured it out. I downloaded the patch, not the demo. Did that, THEN patched it, now all is well. Ugh. Achievement Get: Buffoon status!!

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Sekaru Feb 26 2012 replied:

Don't be too hard on yourself. People have just told me about there genuinely being a bug of that nature in the latest release. I'm going to be releasing a fix for it shortly.

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alienfreak99 Feb 22 2012 says:

Looks awesome.

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Sekaru Creator
Sekaru Feb 23 2012 replied:

Thanks ^^

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Anderan Feb 10 2012 says:

For some reason I die of hunger within about 10 seconds of loading the game.

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Sekaru Feb 10 2012 replied:

Rates are dependent on FPS, I'm working on a different system.

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