PLAY, CREATE, PARTY! Tower Unite is a community-based virtual world party game with online games, entertainment, activities, and absolutely NO microtransactions.
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Note: This Early Access game is not complete and may or may not change further. If you are not excited to play this game in its current state, then you should wait to see if the game progresses further in development. Learn more

What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Steam Early Access is an excellent opportunity for us to begin the next stage of development for Tower Unite.

There are still a lot of features we plan to implement, and releasing on Early Access will allow us to exceed the expectations of our fans and our community.

We want to ensure our community is part of our development throughout the process. Our game is unique due to it's diverse, varying gameplay. We want to expand the game based on feedback in ways that we could never imagine on our own.

Early Access allows us to realize our dream game. We want to create the best possible experience for a wide audience, and we can't do that alone. We will use Early Access to address concerns, gather additional data from gameplay experiences, and balance the game.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“We hope to leave Early Access in 2019.”

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

“We plan to ship with more Game Worlds, all the various plaza activities, a fully functional multi-player arcade, additional player avatar customization, ocean exploration, more advanced condo customization tools, additional Workshop support, and the features we promised our backers. We also want to ship the game on Mac OS X and Linux.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“The game currently features:
  • 6 Game Worlds:
    • Minigolf with 8 playable maps with 18 holes each (144 holes total)
    • Zombie Massacre with 3 playable maps
    • Little Crusaders with 4 playable maps
    • Ball Race with 9 playable maps
    • Virus with 5 playable maps
    • Planet Panic with 1 playable map (Alpha)
  • Casino with 8 playable games:
    • Texas Hold'em
    • 3 different slot machines
      • Triple Diamonds: A basic 3 reel slot machine
      • Grand Quest: A 3 reel slot machine with RPG elements
      • Wheel of Money: A 3 reel slot machine with a bonus money wheel
    • Video Poker
    • Video Blackjack
    • Spin to Win
    • Double or Nothing
  • Plaza games and activities:
    • Laser Tag
    • Bowling
    • Casino
    • Trivia
    • Random Events/Minigames
    • Theater with YouTube™ and Soundcloud support
    • Typing Derby
    • The Poseidon roller coaster
    • Monorail
    • Seasonal Events such as Halloween and Winter Holidays
    • Various minigames such as Balloon Shoot and Target Practice
  • Create custom models and import them directly to the game with Steam Workshop
  • 800+ unique unlockable items that are interactive and customizable
  • The Condo (personal house) with customizable furniture, wallpaper, weather, day/night cycle editing, and several different locations
  • Hosting a Condo for friends to join easily
  • Share pictures from the internet to your friends in your Condo
  • Synchronized YouTube™ and Soundcloud media players
  • Playable instruments such as a piano and a drum-set
  • Full Steam Inventory support
  • P2P voice chat
  • Player hosted servers
  • P2P Condo to Plaza communication
  • 18+ different in-game item shops
  • Game World matchmaking (traveling to and from Game World instances)
  • Basic character customization and accessories
  • Basic gamepad support (not inventory)
  • Extended parental controls to control what content you see
  • Workshop support for player models and items

    The game is currently Windows only.

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

“The price will not change during early access.”

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

“Since it's inception, Tower Unite has been all about the players.
By listening to our community, we have been able to build a game that has broad appeal
across multiple genres.
We are constantly welcoming new people into our diverse community to contribute ideas to the game.
If we find ideas that our players will enjoy, we start developing those concepts into new features for Tower Unite.

Our game has always depended on it's fans, they crowdfunded us to bring this to life.
In return, we will be constantly updating the game with new features, and bug fixes.

We also have live streams and weekly developer logs with production updates from the developers.

You can join in on our community today by heading to our forums: http://forums.pixeltailgames.com
We are very active on our forums and are there to answer any questions you may have.”
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February 1

Hot Fix 0.6.6.3

This is a very small hot fix that mainly addresses issues from 0.6.6.2.

Changes
  • Kill feed was altered a bit and now highlights for your own kills
  • Player arms no longer move as much in seats
  • Bowling videos are more HD
Bug Fixes
  • Little Crusaders: Knights no longer collide with other Knights
  • Little Crusaders: Dragon head collision now collides with Knights properly

You can follow our current developments on our Trello:
https://trello.com/b/6BwRMiPw/tower-unite-roadmap

You can follow our weekly developer logs here:
http://forums.pixeltailgames.com/c/devupdates/weekly-dev-logs

You can report bugs on our forums:
http://forums.pixeltailgames.com/c/bug-report

Or you may also report bugs on our Steam community, but please expect slow response time.
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February 1

Update 0.6.6.2

This update addresses several issues that were reported.

Little Crusaders: Dragon Bite and Knight Button Press is now predicted!

Using advanced methods, we've finally predicted the dragon bit and button presses. This change will make Little Crusaders more tolerable for those who have higher pings. On top of that, the bite radius and button press radius have all been tweaked to be more reliable.

Changes
  • Improved player animations a bit, head movement now moves properly when rotating around in place
  • Added horizontal head movement while in a seat, so now you can stare at people while in your comfy seat
  • Updated look of action menu buttons a bit (the C button menu)
  • Updated look of tower express button on the pause menu to make it more clear what it is
  • You can now rotate your character while in the appearance editor in Plaza/Condo
  • If you are finished in Ball Race/Minigolf, payout will occur even if you are AFK
  • Added a toggle third person keybind that allows you to quickly toggle back and forth between thirdperson and first person in Plaza/Condo
  • When viewing yourself in Plaza/Condo, your head no longer moves
  • Plaza event treasure count now shows how many are left for you, instead of just the entire server
  • Updated teleporter visuals a bit
Little Crusaders Changes
  • Dragon bite is now predicted
  • Increased dragon bite radius
  • Reduced dragon bite recovery duration
  • Knight button press is now predicted
  • Dragon once again pushes Knights off when it jumps
  • Dragon can now tail swipe when moving/biting/roaring
  • Made it slightly easier to pancake knights as dragon
  • Reduced dragon bhopping acceleration
  • Reduced knight bhopping acceleration
  • Dragon rotation animations no longer are active when biting or roaring (prevents weird rotation issues)
  • Knights who are stunned by tail swipe can no longer just stop themselves in mid air
  • Toy Room - Removed the invisible wall of the cup (as it was not clear it was there) and added a pencil pathway to solve the cup camping spot
  • Taunt button is now bound to reload (default R) instead of right click to fatal avoid misclicks
  • Updated the HUD text for ranks a bit
  • Adjusted eye height offsets for first person cameras for knights and ghosts (you're shorter now and match the size of the knights)
  • Slays/deaths now show up for dragon and ghosts on scoreboard
Virus Changes
  • Sonic Shotgun alt fire blast is now predicted
  • Plasma Autorifle primary fire cannot be fired if you are charging alt fire
  • Sonic Shotgun can no longer charge while reloading
  • Reduced infected slash hit sound volume
  • Reduced infected slash trace distance
  • If the infected win, the round no longer freezes all player movements
  • Infected players no longer block damage traces by other infected players
  • Survivors no longer block weapon traces, so you can shoot through your friends again
  • Optimized spawn effects
Ball Race Changes
  • Optimized pickup effects
Bug Fixes
  • Investigated the workshop crashes, hopefully resolved some issues
  • Fixed a bug with the audio system stopping all sound if there are more than 32 players in a single area together
  • Fixed a bug with the voice audio system preventing new voice IP streams if there are more than 3-4 players talking at once
  • Little Crusaders: Fixed dragon being able to crouch (just effected the camera, not gameplay)
  • Little Crusaders: Fixed a camping spot in Ampitheatre
  • Little Crusaders: Fixed a bug with player rotations for ghosts and knights
  • Little Crusaders: Fixed a bug where ghost music would play over top of the round/spawn music
  • Virus: Fixed last round ending weirdly
  • Virus: Fixed head collision (for headshots) not matching infected animation
  • ZM: Fixed helicopter being damagable
  • ZM: Fixed bug where player zombies could be sucked up by the black hole forever
  • Minigolf: Fixed wearables not hiding completely when getting a HIO
  • Typing Derby: Fixed issue that prevented the game from ending properly
  • Fixed magic trampoline condo permission not working
  • Fixed instrument condo permission not working
  • Fixed pistol shoot animations reverting legs to center
  • Fixed square teleporter material visual bug
  • Fixed a bug where you could enter viewing self while in the pause menu


You can follow our current developments on our Trello:
https://trello.com/b/6BwRMiPw/tower-unite-roadmap

You can follow our weekly developer logs here:
http://forums.pixeltailgames.com/c/devupdates/weekly-dev-logs

You can report bugs on our forums:
http://forums.pixeltailgames.com/c/bug-report

Or you may also report bugs on our Steam community, but please expect slow response time.
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About This Game


Tower Unite is a living, evolving world, fueled by the community. Play online games with your friends or make new friends from around the world!


Tower Unite is a large online multiplayer game that spans genres.

  • Play minigames such as Minigolf, Ball Race, Virus, Zombie Massacre, and more!
  • Earn items
  • Hang with your friends in your own personalized house
  • Connect with others through a massive Plaza with various attractions and games
  • Party with friends!
  • Create custom models and import them directly to the game with Steam Workstop
  • Watch synchronized media such as YouTube or Soundcloud
  • Suggest new features - we listen!
  • No microtransactions or subscription fees



Tower Unite has many games to play, with more to come, such as...


  • Supports up to 16 players online
  • 8 courses with 18 holes (144 holes total) and more in the works!
  • Based on the original 2009 minigolf hit from GMod Tower that inspired other minigolf games
  • Unique controls (100% skill, no timers)
  • Hole-in-one fireworks
  • Wear tiny hats on your golf ball
  • Putt in snow, gardens, mines, sky, and even in space!
  • Simultaneous putting (everyone putts at once!)
  • Single player mode available
  • Player hosted servers


  • Supports up to 6 players online
  • 3 unique levels and more in the works!
  • Co-operative shooting action
  • Survive waves of zombies and monsters
  • 6 unique character classes with their own powerful abilities
  • 32 zombie killing weapons
  • Boss battles
  • Single player mode available
  • Player hosted servers


  • Supports up to 8 players online
  • 4 unique levels and more in the works!
  • Thrilling 1 vs All gameplay
  • Play as the Dragon and devour the knights
  • Turn off the rampaging Dragon as the knights
  • Player hosted servers


  • Supports up to 16 players online
  • 9 unique worlds and more in the works!
  • Roll around in a giant ball
  • Speed past tricky obstacles
  • Single player mode available
  • Player hosted servers


  • Supports up to 12 players online
  • Survive in 5 unique levels and more in the works!
  • Fast paced old school first person shooting action
  • Blast infected away with 10 sci-fi weapons
  • Team tag elimination, with weapons
  • Player hosted servers


  • Supports up to 8 players online
  • Battle in teams as cat or dog in a struggle for the planet's resources
  • Frantic gameplay with lots of sci-fi shooting
  • Player hosted servers



Once you've played some of the games, head on over to your personal space...


In Tower Unite, everyone has their own personal space, called a Condo.

  • Place tons of different furniture and items
  • Watch synchronized media such as YouTube
  • Place images from the internet directly into the game synced with online players
  • Listen to synchronized music with Soundcloud
  • Customize wallpapers, lights, and time of day
  • Invite friends to party, chat, voice chat, drink, and eat virtual pizza!
  • Play instruments like a piano or drums
  • Interact with various weird and cool items
  • Build unique creations
  • Get a pet cat or dog
  • COMING SOON: Cook/craft food and new items


From the Condo, you can exit through your front door into a bigger online experience called the Plaza. The Plaza acts as a gathering point, like a shopping mall.

  • Gamble at the Casino
  • Walk along the Boardwalk and enjoy:
    • Laser Tag
    • Bowling
    • Casino
    • Trivia
    • Theater with YouTube™ and Soundcloud support
    • Typing Derby
    • The Poseidon Rollercoaster
    • A Ferris Wheel
    • A Monorail
    • COMING SOON: Bumper Cars
    • COMING SOON: Fishing
  • Random Events/Minigames
  • Seasonal Events such as Halloween and Winter Holidays
  • Watch synchronized YouTube videos in the Theater
  • Unlock new items at 18 different in-game stores
  • Connect to the bigger Game Worlds
  • COMING SOON: Explore the ocean with your friends
  • COMING SOON: Play games at the Arcade
  • Voice chat and text chat
  • Player hosted servers

DO MORE THAN OTHER VIRTUAL WORLD GAMES

Tower Unite isn't just a walk-around-and-chat simulator. You can run, jump, crouch, use jetpacks, get drunk, dance, sit, throw-up, lounge in pool tubes, and much much more.




  • Play multiplayer games of various genres online with friends.
  • Play online Minigolf with up to 16 players.
  • Customize yourself with accessories.
  • Furnish and design the layout of your personal space (the Condo) with furniture and interactive toys.
  • Invite other players over to your Condo for parties and mini-games.
  • Watch synchronized YouTube videos or Soundcloud music in a virtual theater or your personal Condo.
  • Fly around in jetpacks.
  • Imbibe alcohol to an irresponsible extent.
  • Join official servers or host your own server.
  • Hang out with your friends or find new friends!
  • Enjoy free DLC, no microtransactions, and developer support.
  • Collect tons of unique items with Steam Inventory support.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7 SP1 (64-bit)
    • Processor: 2.4 GHz Dual-Core 64-bit CPU
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DX10 Compatible GPU with 1 GB VRAM
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 25 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Integrated graphic cards will have trouble running the game.
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7 SP1 (64-bit), Windows 8 (64-bit), Windows 10 (64-bit)
    • Processor: 3 GHz Quad-Core 64-bit CPU
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DX11 Compatible GPU with 2 GB VRAM
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 26 GB available space

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