REVIEW: Rimworld (PC) – RETRONUKE

Originally published on RETRONUKE on February 3rd, 2018:

Maybe you and your companions awoke from your cryptosleep sarcophagi to the sound of sirens, making it out of your ship just in the nick of time. Maybe your tribe was devastated by the great blood machines sent by the gods, and are now without a home. Maybe you’re a rich socialite, bored with your glitterworld lifestyle and yearning for adventure amongst the stars. Either way, you find yourself on an unknown Rimworld, and you’ll have to utilize all your physical and mental fortitude to survive.

Rimworld is a space colony management sim along the lines of Dwarf Fortress, only a little more simplistic and a lot easier to pick up and play. Developed by Tynan Sylvester of Ludeon Studios, a Montreal-based game studio of which he is the founder, I’ve watched it grow from its infancy, and while my bias might be showing, I think this game is a definite must for any fan of colony management games that emphasize storytelling…

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