Posted: 12 months ago, last updated 5 weeks ago.
Like a toy, there’s a fascination in experimenting to see how Townscaper's underlying algorithm will automatically turn blocks into cute little houses, arches, stairways, bridges and lush backyards, depending on their configuration. Access to all the building tools is given right away and Townscaper’s algorithm ensures that every block snaps together in a cohesive way to allow anyone to create the town of their dreams with houses, gardens, and bridges, regardless of architectural skill.
As enquiring minds push the game to build ever more complex structures and layouts you can discover more of where the building will take you. Build quaint island towns with curvy streets. Build small hamlets, soaring cathedrals, canal networks, or sky cities on stilts. Block by block.
As you build you create a strange otherworldly building-site soundtrack. Hear waves break against the building, masonry plop into the sea, and new dwellings pop into existence. The sounds and lovely seas-side visuals make this a game as calming as a fidget spinner.
“No goal. No real gameplay. Just plenty of building and plenty of beauty. That's it.”
Now fully released on Steam for PC and Mac, with the addition of automatic garden paths when buildings have entranceways opposite each other.
View our choice of games like Townscaper. This game is good if you want to:
- Use craft to learn science
- Create something for visitors
- Set your own difficulty
- Play games good for autistic diversity
- Broaden you gaming diet
- Play games like toys
- Learn something playing a properly great game
- Play games with building like LEGO
- Escape life's storms for a while
- Interact musically
- Control and order things
- Play your first video game
Skill Rating: This game is enjoyed by 8+ year-olds as it's a good match for their ability and maturity.
User-Generated Content: This game includes content created by other players, such as maps, outfits and items, that are not reflected in the game rating.
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