General Worldbuilding

Hear the Train A-Comin’…

  • November 20, 2013

Dozens of footprints are crisscrossing the sands, but for those of you waiting at Powell Station for the full release, there's exciting news: For those of you following The Inbound Lands on Pinterest, you may have started to see more and more figures creeping into the images I'm choosing. There's been a lot of foot-traffic in The Inbound Lands Beta, and I'm responding to that in subtle ways. Future players may start to see evidence of other travelers soon, as well as ways to connect with others! I'm closer than ever to a public release of the first region, but in the meantime, I've been looking...

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Sandmaster!

  • August 27, 2013

On the surface, the desert is relatively quiet, but if you pay attention, there's all sorts of life: Beta testers have been exploring the world, reporting back from all corners of the initial tests. I've gotten some great responses so far from some very dedicated folks, and I'm immensely grateful, and looking forward to coding new areas. I've spent the past few days revising the source code to streamline environmental "effects," and I feel like the new King of Sand as a result! It's such an under-the-radar change, but it should make many things run more smoothly and efficiently, as well as give...

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