Steelhold Wiki

Steelhold was a game of Dwarf Fortress with a large, community-provided backstory. Laugh, cry, and be confused by the struggles of the (slightly sociopathic) dwarves as they attempt to found (and subsequently survive in) a desert penal colony divided by religion, politics and competence levels.

For those interested, the current (finished) Steelhold thread can be found here. Or, for those you you who don't want to scroll through all of that, a PDF of the story is in the works; you can download it here. At the present, the successor to Steelhold, Demongate, is currently wrapping up, with the ending coming (hopefully) soon.

The successor to the Steelhold duology can be found here.

Recommended Reading


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