Gnomoria is a sandbox village management game where you help lead a small group of gnomes, who have set out on their own, to thrive into a bustling kingdom! Anything you see can be broken down and rebuilt elsewhere. Craft items, build structures, set traps and dig deep underground in search of precious resources to help your gnomes survive the harsh lands. Build your kingdom and stockpile wealth to attract wandering gnomads to your cause, but be wary of also attracting enemies!

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I just wanted to remind everyone that while there hasn't been any news updates here in a while, there have been updates to Gnomoria almost every week. You can always check the Gnomoria website or forums for the latest updates.

This update is the start of an overhaul of crafting and items. Overall, it won't be vastly different from what you're used to. There are around 50 new items this patch, where most of them are intermediate items used to craft workshops or finished goods. Many recipes have had their ingredient quantities reduced but might require more steps to craft from scratch. Job completion times have also been increased across the board.

Alpha Gameplay Trailer - Desura


There is also a stricter progression of workshops now. In order to build a workshop, many require a specific item that is crafted in a different workshop. The first workshop that can be built is a Crude Workbench. This workshop works slower than others but doesn't craft anything that can't be crafted somewhere else. Once other workshops have been built, the Crude Workbench is safe to deconstruct.

When loading old save games, some jobs that are no longer valid will be cancelled. After loading a game, it would be a good idea to just check your workshops to see where you might need to recreate jobs. However, to get the full experience of the changes, I recommend starting a new game with this update.

With an update like this, I'll be closely watching everyone's feedback and expect to make some adjustments. Some things might be much harder or easier now and I'll try to work out the kinks as quick as I can.

Gnomoria v0.8.10 is released

Gnomoria v0.8.10 is released

3 years ago News 11 comments

Short description of some combat updates over the last few patches.

Gnomoria v0.8.5.2 released

Gnomoria v0.8.5.2 released

3 years ago News 5 comments

This update fixes more bugs and makes some changes to mining selection and trading.

v0.8.4 is released

v0.8.4 is released

3 years ago News 0 comments

Primarily a bug fix update, including merchants not showing up and crashing when saving. Also includes some small changes to help selecting tiles when...

v0.8.3 is released

v0.8.3 is released

3 years ago News 2 comments

A new update is out. This patch adds a peaceful mode as well as a number of bug fixes.

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LaggyMcLag Jun 14 2013 says:

is there a way to get a steam key if you bought it here already?

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SkyLordHilam Jun 14 2013 replied:

I hope so

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MrVarnor Jun 13 2013 says:

There's a 50% off sale on Steam today :) 18 hours left on the deal!

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weskerx13 Jun 12 2013 says:

my ******* gnomes wouldnt farm my strawberry patch until food ran out and they starved to death. i wasnt in winter and my priorities and proffesions were set up properly, wtf?

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Woodiseking May 15 2013 says:

Just wanted to say well done guys on making this addictive game, and thank you for being so regular with your updates! I am always looking forward to reading what you have changed each time i see an update!

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LexieTanium May 13 2013 says:

This game made me not sleep and when I close my eyes I see pixelated gnomes O_o

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mmnbz34 May 3 2013 says:

I cant start it up, it jsut says I dont have a CD key or the game is not purchased. I purchased the game abut idk about the CD key.

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OdinFinntroll May 4 2013 replied:


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HaruRoizoku Apr 24 2013 says:

This is like easy mode Dwarf Fortress with better graphics, sweet.

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intergang May 1 2013 replied:

Better graphics? Easy mode? pfffffffffffffffffffffffffffffft

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intergang Apr 24 2013 says:

eye wunt moar monsterwurs and baddies. - said the alpha funder

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Highest Rated (64 agree) 10/10

For years, I've been hoping and praying that someone... ANYONE would take the concept of a Dwarf Fortress style fantasy village sim game and make it into an actual marketable-quality game. No offense to DF, of course, but it has the accessability of Mt. Everest and a Rubix Cube of a UI. Gnomoria may just be the answer to that prayer. Though the game seems to have come out of nowhere, the functionality, presentation, and potential of this one surpass any alpha I've ever played. The game itself sticks…

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