(Early Access game in alpha with weekly updates) Bastide is a city-building strategy of living in the 13th century where you must guide your village of peasants to thrive and survive against other villages, bandits, hunger, disease, and the cold so that they may grow into a fortified town.
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Feb 26, 2020
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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“I wish to release the game in early access to allow the community to have an input and shape the final stages of the game's development. I hope to make the game into one of the best city builders out there.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“Plan to come out of early access after converting to Unreal engine five, which should be 8 - 12 months.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“The game at early access will be slightly rough, buggy and unbalanced. I will use your advice and complaints to improve and create a fun and enjoyable experience for those seeking casual gameplay up to those wanting hardcore survival.

Here are a few planned features from the roadmap:
*Large enemy villages
*Relationships with other villages
*Pop up events that require a decision from the player to decide the fate of a peasant
*More buildings and jobs
*More types of crops
*Viking raiders
*War
*Optional fog of war”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“The current game is a tactical town builder set in medieval times with multiple seasons, day-night cycles, and lots of building and jobs to be utilized. Villagers will need to be kept safe from other villages, bandits, animals, starvation, disease and the cold. You can grow and fortify your town and efficiently place buildings to increase your chance of survival.

Updates are released every week, fixing bugs and adding new content.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“The game will be around 40% cheaper, while in early access, the price will increase once fully released.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“All advice and complaints will be heard and will help shape the focus and development of the game. There will be a forum opened upon release to provide a place to post criticism and advice.”
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About This Game

(Early Access game in alpha with weekly updates.)

Bastide is a city-building strategy of living in the 13th century where you must guide your village of peasants to thrive and survive against other villages, bandits, hunger, disease, and the cold so that they may grow into a fortified town. To survive and grow, efficiently managing your peasants is extremely important, with anything and everything ready to cause havoc at any moment. There are multiple seasons and a day and night cycle.

In Bastide, there are many jobs to assign your peasants to so that they can collect food, resources and expand the town.

Start from nothing and build your village up into a large town. Using the resources nearby, you must construct buildings and assign jobs, increasing resources, food production to enable survival and growth.

Use the surrounding animals to either hunt or to place into pastures.

Hunting animals will provide meat, wool and hide. Allowing your people to get food, clothes, tools and stay warm.

Multiple difficulties and the ability to turn off enemies allows the player to have a relaxing or demanding experience.

Future fixes and additions can be found on Bastide's Trello page: https://trello.com/b/wmADEm0H/bastide-roadmap

Mature Content Description

The developers describe the content like this:

Fighting, Blood, and Alcohol

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 or Higher
    • Processor: AMD Ryzen 3 2200 g
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce 750 or Higher
    • Storage: 4 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7 or higher
    • Processor: AMD Ryzen 5 2600
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce 760 or Higher
    • Storage: 4 GB available space

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