By Tarn Adams’ own admission, he and his brother Zach have been working on Dwarf Fortress for a long time – since 2006, in fact. The now-legendary colony management (and everything else) simulator is headed to Steam, and today we got a brand new peek at how it’s going to look with graphics rather than ASCII text.
Tag: Dwarf Fortress
The Steam launch of Dwarf Fortress is still off in the indeterminate future – “time is subjective,” as its release date still reads. But creators Tarn and Zach Adams are busy working new and suitably complex systems into their colony management sim, and one of those is handling the question of how to create sprites for monsters that Dwarf Fortress has, up until now, only represented in text descriptions.