The game brings a fresh new take on the city building/management genre by introducing many RPG features. In Towns you manage a settlement on top of an active dungeon. Instead of playing the hero who delves deep into the dungeon, how about playing the town that houses and caters to the hero's needs?
User reviews:
Recent:
Negative (39 reviews) - 17% of the 39 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
Overall:
Mostly Negative (1,985 reviews) - 26% of the 1,985 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Nov 7, 2012

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About This Game

The game brings a fresh new take on the city building/management genre by introducing many RPG features.

In Towns you manage a settlement on top of an active dungeon. Instead of playing the hero who delves deep into the dungeon, how about playing the town that houses and caters to the hero's needs?


Both the RPG and strategic aspects will be fleshed out over a series of sprawling dungeons.


Attract travelling heroes that will independently explore the dungeons below, fight off monsters, gain levels, special skills and collect the best loot they can find in order to clear the land of all evil!


Craft unique weapons, trade with exotic items, obtain randomized loot, set up devious death traps and build a settlement capable of holding back the forces that come up from the depths!

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
    Minimum:
    • Memory:1 GB RAM
    • Graphics:OpenGL 1.3
    • Hard Drive: 20 MB HD space
    • Additional:The game needs Java 1.6 or higher
    Recommended:
    • Memory:2 GB RAM
    • Additional:The game needs Java 1.6 or higher
    Minimum:
    • Memory:1 GB RAM
    • Graphics:OpenGL 1.3
    • Hard Drive:20 MB HD space
    • Additional:The game needs Java 1.6 or higher
    Recommended:
    • Memory:2 GB RAM
    • Additional:The game needs Java 1.6 or higher
Customer reviews
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Recent:
Negative (39 reviews)
Overall:
Mostly Negative (1,985 reviews)
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Mr. Qlition
( 12.7 hrs on record )
Posted: May 5
Don't buy this game. Dev walked off. For shame... for shame.
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Cinqmongler
( 13.8 hrs on record )
Posted: May 3
We made so much pie.

My people had 0 happiness at all times.

They all had beds, but we couldn't afford to house everyone, so we just built waist-high wooden walls around everyone's little tenements and called it good.

We could barely afford to make clothing for everyone. What clothing we had was made of dead spiders and assorted bones.

But we would never starve.

Because there was so much pie.

And that's all I have to say about this game.
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LordGordan
( 2.9 hrs on record )
Posted: May 3
Abondoned by devs
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djacobs98
( 0.8 hrs on record )
Posted: May 2
Why is this even on Steam still, let alone for $10? I bought it on when it was on sale for like $2 and even that was a rip-off. The game was clunky and buggy, and then abandoned.
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-CML-Mattikush
( 7.6 hrs on record )
Posted: May 2
Ok so i'm doing a review for the good of the people because i noticed this game on sale when it's been abonded for like two years, someone's still trying to rob people here.

A drunk 4th grader could do a better job.
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Joel
( 22.1 hrs on record )
Posted: May 1
Devs abandoned a very unfinished game.
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lostfan
( 1.8 hrs on record )
Posted: May 1
Game was abandoned long ago. Classic example of the flaws with Greenlight.
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rouge1701
( 16.4 hrs on record )
Posted: April 29
Why is this even being offered? A promising early access game was released as is, abandoned by the developer. Do not waste your money unless you want to witness the frustrating could have beens' of a good, if not great game.
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Packer
( 65.1 hrs on record )
Posted: April 25
It's a great game to kill some time.
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StarMine
( 0.8 hrs on record )
Posted: April 25
Abandonware cri
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Lennert
( 4.2 hrs on record )
Posted: April 24
Every time I am $15 dollars short of a new game... I look at this one in disgust...
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RPM
( 0.7 hrs on record )
Posted: April 23
Gnomoria, Stonehearth or Dwarf Fortress are all better than this.

Not in just small ways either, this is a buggy as hell game that has been abandoned.
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Aurane Waters
( 177.1 hrs on record )
Posted: April 22
If you like your hopes for early access to get snuffed then you should buy this game. It'll only cost you £10, but a lombotomy would be a cheaper way to get the same thing done.
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ChunkyMcMunkey
( 0.6 hrs on record )
Posted: April 20
Never finished, unpolished, and abandon, save your money.
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Luggasuggah
( 17.7 hrs on record )
Posted: April 19
This should be removed from steam.
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Blend™
( 27.3 hrs on record )
Posted: April 13
Its abandoned, get gnomoria
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Vladislav
( 6.2 hrs on record )
Posted: April 10
Get Gnomoria instead
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Remyfire
( 95.7 hrs on record )
Posted: April 6
Nice idea, but left unfinished.
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Geometer
( 3.0 hrs on record )
Posted: April 5
Just take it off of Steam, this is embarrassing.
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✿eimbers✿
( 181.1 hrs on record )
Posted: April 5
although not recommended for other people, I liked this game
might be because I modded in pokemon heroes
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Most Helpful Reviews  In the past 30 days
15 of 20 people (75%) found this review helpful
13 people found this review funny
Not Recommended
4.2 hrs on record
Posted: April 24
Every time I am $15 dollars short of a new game... I look at this one in disgust...
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14 of 19 people (74%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
27.3 hrs on record
Posted: April 13
Its abandoned, get gnomoria
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15 of 21 people (71%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
7.6 hrs on record
Posted: May 2
Ok so i'm doing a review for the good of the people because i noticed this game on sale when it's been abonded for like two years, someone's still trying to rob people here.

A drunk 4th grader could do a better job.
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17 of 25 people (68%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
17.7 hrs on record
Posted: April 19
This should be removed from steam.
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12 of 16 people (75%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
0.6 hrs on record
Posted: April 20
Never finished, unpolished, and abandon, save your money.
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10 of 14 people (71%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
1.8 hrs on record
Posted: May 1
Game was abandoned long ago. Classic example of the flaws with Greenlight.
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10 of 14 people (71%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
0.8 hrs on record
Posted: May 2
Why is this even on Steam still, let alone for $10? I bought it on when it was on sale for like $2 and even that was a rip-off. The game was clunky and buggy, and then abandoned.
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
8 of 12 people (67%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
0.7 hrs on record
Posted: April 23
Gnomoria, Stonehearth or Dwarf Fortress are all better than this.

Not in just small ways either, this is a buggy as hell game that has been abandoned.
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8 of 12 people (67%) found this review helpful
4 of 7 people (57%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
22.1 hrs on record
Posted: May 1
Devs abandoned a very unfinished game.
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5 of 9 people (56%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
6.2 hrs on record
Posted: April 10
Get Gnomoria instead
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3 of 6 people (50%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
16.4 hrs on record
Posted: April 29
Why is this even being offered? A promising early access game was released as is, abandoned by the developer. Do not waste your money unless you want to witness the frustrating could have beens' of a good, if not great game.
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
2 of 4 people (50%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
177.1 hrs on record
Posted: April 22
If you like your hopes for early access to get snuffed then you should buy this game. It'll only cost you £10, but a lombotomy would be a cheaper way to get the same thing done.
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Most Helpful Reviews  In the past 90 days
63 of 68 people (93%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Not Recommended
0.5 hrs on record
Posted: March 14
Abandoned game, do not buy!
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18 of 19 people (95%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
0.4 hrs on record
Posted: March 22
Please avoid this unfinished alpha game. There was a lot of potential when the developer was working on this but the game has been abandoned and hasn't had an update in years. A considerable amount of content and polish is missing. If the game starts being updated again I'll update this review.
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23 of 31 people (74%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Not Recommended
3.0 hrs on record
Posted: April 5
Just take it off of Steam, this is embarrassing.
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15 of 18 people (83%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
1.0 hrs on record
Posted: March 13
My first & last Early Access game purchase ;)
At least developers taught me how to be cautious.
Never again.
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10 of 11 people (91%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
21.1 hrs on record
Posted: March 22
I have played this game a lot in early access, before it was available on steam. Recently came back to give it another try. Nothing changed! Except that the game is now called 'Finished'.
You can't release a game like this after all the support!!

This is exactly the situation where devs ruin things for other devs. These guys made their money and left the game and supporters. People will be less confident in supporting other games and devs with great potential. It is a shame!
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10 of 11 people (91%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
29.4 hrs on record
Posted: March 25
Does it work? yes, is it finished? nope. Will it ever be? nope. Many things could have used a serious overhaul, but will never see the light of day.

Game had a very nice twist on the standard rpg / managment genre, but sadly will never be finished as the developers abandoned it. Maybe somone else will pick up the idea and make a sucessful game out of it.

But not this game. Move along folks.
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9 of 10 people (90%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
1.5 hrs on record
Posted: February 24
The game was rather crude back then. I found myself struggling to enjoy it. Back then, I would've recommended it if you're into sandbox games like this. After all, devs were working on it, slowly making it better.

....But I wouldn't recommend it at all anymore. It's abandoned, devs have completely stopped working on this, and it's definitely NOT worth 15 bucks for an unfinished, buggy, crude product. Another game that never makes it out of early access, just like ♥♥♥♥ing Day-Z. Don't bother.
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