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A Game of Dwarves announced, first screenshots arrive

A Game of Dwarves

Paradox have announced a new game called A Game of Dwarves. It's a strategy/god game project that'll put you in charge of a clan of Dwarves as they tunnel through a series of randomly generated dungeons. Each dwarf can be levelled up and trained in different tasks. They can dig, build, research upgrades and fight off invading hordes.

It's looking a bit like a more user friendly version of the obtuse-but-awesome Dwarf Fortress . Graham's in Sweden absorbing more details right now. He'll be back soon to tell us all about it, meanwhile here are the first screenshots showing some cheerful miners exploring the randomised underworld.

Tom stopped being a productive human being when he realised that the beige box under his desk could play Alpha Centauri. After Deus Ex and Diablo 2 he realised he was cursed to play amazing PC games forever. He started writing about them for PC Gamer about six years ago, and is now UK web ed.