King under the Mountain Prototype
A downloadable prototype for Windows, macOS, and Linux
King under the Mountain is a simulation-based settlement-building strategy game set in a fantasy world, for Windows, Mac and Linux.
Please note this is a pre-alpha prototype containing only the most basic features of the full game. In July 2018 we launched a successful Kickstarter campaign (which you can check out at https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/rocketjumptechnology/king-under-the-mountai... ) and this marks the end of the free version. The more feature complete, paid version will be coming to Itch.io in February 2019 and you can pre-order it from https://kingunderthemountain.backerkit.com/hosted_preorders
Players take charge of a group of settlers founding a new colony, planning out work to be done and designing the rooms and structures that make up a burgeoning society. The focus is on having a deep simulation of characters and their behaviour as well as the world and environment they inhabit.
Please note this is very early in development so most features are missing - we would definitely *not* call it a complete game at this point. However it should give a good impression of where we're going, and more importantly, prove the game actually exists and is something we're capable of developing :)
Currently this build supports English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, Polish and Portuguese (both European and Brazilian).
|Published||Feb 16, 2017|
|Platforms||Windows, macOS, Linux|
|Author||Rocket Jump Technology|
|Tags||City Builder, Crafting, Fantasy, Medieval, Procedural Generation, Real time strategy, Relaxing, Sandbox|
|Average session||About a half-hour|
|Languages||German, English, Spanish; Castilian, French, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian|
Windows - Just unzip somewhere and run the King under the Mountain.exe, as long as you're on a 64-bit version of Windows it should work! If not, please let me know.
Mac - Similarly the app should run on any modern version of Mac OS (if not please let us know!), just unzip and run.
Alternatively you can install the Java 8 runtime and click the "undermount-desktop.jar" to launch the game (which should also work on Linux distributions).
- September 2018 Update - Post-Kickstarter Party18 days ago
- June 2018 Update - Return of the KingJul 06, 2018
- New game build available!Jul 05, 2018
- May 2018 update - Second breakfastJun 01, 2018
- April 2018 Update - Flora and FarmingApr 23, 2018
- March 2018 Update - AI rewrite and heading back to KickstarterMar 23, 2018
- February 2018 update - Rounding out the edgesFeb 14, 2018