Join a world where you design, create and pilot your own sea-rescue service. Release your inner hero as you battle fierce storms out at sea to rescue those in need.
Recent Reviews:
Very Positive (65) - 90% of the 65 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
All Reviews:
Very Positive (406) - 89% of the 406 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Feb 28, 2018
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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Early Access is the ideal platform for the massive, ambitious project of developing Stormworks: Build and Rescue. Working with players will help us decide what new content to make, and how to tune the gameplay to create the best experience.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“We expect Early Access to last around a year.”

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

“The full version of Stormworks: Build and Rescue will include new modules for creating your vehicles, more islands to experience, and more missions to take on for your coastguard team!”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“The vehicle designer is already in place, allowing you to craft, customise and pilot land, sea and air vehicles. You can also use the powerful logic system to pull off complex techniques.

A selection of islands for you to explore and purchase have been created, as well as a number of missions to use your vehicles in.”

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

“Yes, the price of the game will increase when leaving Early Access.”

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

“The Early Access community will be vital to everything we do - From coming up with new missions to improving our building system, we plan on working closely with our players to create a fantastic experience for you to Build and Rescue!”
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Recent updates View all (55)

September 14

v0.3.13 (The Community Requested Update)



Dear Stormworkers,

Today's minor update includes 2 more community requested components!

Double-sided versions of the Push Button and Push-To-Toggle Buttons have been added so you can now simplify doorways that previously required a button to be wired up on each side.

We've also added a new Fluid Nozzle component. This works similarly to the Fluid Cannon, but is more compact, making it easier to build custom firefighting equipment. It also has a number input for controlling the spread of the water spray, from a wide mist to a narrow stream.

The full changelog for this patch is available below.

We're currently putting some of the finishing touches on Major Update 3. This will be our biggest update yet, introducing multiple game-changing mechanics that have been highly requested within the community. We're excited to announce that a full list of the new features will be revealed on Monday 24th September!

Much love <3

The Stormworks Developers


Patch Notes

v0.3.13

Feature - Added 2-sided Push-To-Toggle and Push Button components for placing in walls
Feature - Added Fluid Nozzle component (sprays water with a controllable spread)
Feature - Character creator defaults to the character you last created

Fix - Fixed vehicles that have been offset using the move tool not spawning in the correct place
Fix - Reduced the chance that random characters in the character editor will be wearing masks
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September 12

Happy Birthday Stormworks!

Today marks 1 year since the first public alpha opened up for Stormworks. A big thanks to everyone in the community who has supported us and the game over the past year. We can't wait to see what the next one brings!

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Reviews

“"a nice mix of relaxing delivery missions and enjoyable heroic rescues"”
PC Gamer

“"The constant reward for being creative and finding unique solutions is intoxicating and it is hard to put the game down after picking it up."”
8/10 – Gadgetguy

About This Game

STORMWORKS: BUILD AND RESCUE



Join a world where you design, create and pilot your own sea-rescue service. Release your inner hero as you battle fierce storms out at sea to rescue those in need. Stormworks: Build and Rescue is a rich and dramatic physics playground. Take your custom-designed, block-based and programmable vehicles into fierce oceanic storms. Plan and execute thrilling rescues in a variety of challenging crisis scenarios. Export and share your meticulously designed vehicles and missions with other players via the Steam workshop. Stormworks: Build and Rescue - create, rescue and release your inner hero!

Stormworks: Build and Rescue - Create, Rescue and release your inner hero!

VEHICLE DESIGN

Construct vehicles by placing blocks in a rich editing suite, customize them with your own design and program their behaviour using the powerful in-game logic system. Choose from a wide array of components to assemble your own rescue helicopters, boats, submersibles and more…

NAVIGATE, STEER, PILOT

Take to the sea, land or sky in your newly created vehicle. Navigate through over 15,000 square kilometres of ocean and islands in an amazingly dynamic world.

RUN YOUR OWN COASTGUARD

Design specific vehicles to respond to challenging missions across open oceans, island facilities, remote rigs and more. Rescue survivors from the water, fight fires, help repair oil rigs, operate nuclear power station machinery and more. Create and share your own missions using the rich missions editor. Unlock new locations and components in career mode or explore your imagination in creative mode.

PLAY WITH FRIENDS

Join your friends in cooperative multiplayer as you operate multi-crew vehicles, and execute complex missions involving careful planning and coordination.

DRAMATIC, SIMULATED WORLD

The day-night cycle and dynamic weather system create diverse environments to put your creations to the test. From calm sunny mornings, to unforgiving stormy nights - strong winds can turn the ocean from gentle ripples to fierce heaving waves, affecting your vehicles using physics-based hydrodynamics and displacement-buoyancy systems.

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 / 8 / 10
    • Processor: Intel i5 4th Generation
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel HD 6000 / Geforce 550
    • Storage: 500 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7 / 8 / 10
    • Processor: Intel i7 6th Generation
    • Graphics: Geforce 750 / Radeon R7 360
    • Storage: 500 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Mac OS X 10.8+
    • Processor: Intel i5 (2014 or newer)
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Geforce 650M / AMD Radeon R7
    • Storage: 500 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Mac OS X 10.8+
    • Processor: Intel i7
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: AMD Radeon R9
    • Storage: 500 MB available space

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