Anvil Saga is a historically accurate-ish blacksmith simulator. One that is also available on Early Access via Steam. So grab your hammer, light the forge, and become a legendary blacksmith during the Hundred Years’ War. One top of that, we have some further details about Linux support.
We would like to do that [Linux] at 1.0 release.
Since Anvil Saga just released in Early Access, any hope of Linux is just that. The game is due to remain in development until roughly October 2022. At which time Pirozhok Studio is hoping to offer us a Linux build.
Having already tested the Unity 3D game on Proton, it runs very well. Meaning, that it should not take much effort to export version 1.0 to Linux.
Anvil Saga — Early Access Launch Trailer
During the first version of Anvil Saga‘s Early Access. Players will need to complete orders for unique and interesting characters. So you can one-up your blacksmithing rival in a contest and win the heart of the woman that you love. and try to build a thriving enterprise while in the midst of war. The developer also included an endless sandbox mode for you to explore. You can hire and fire apprentices, balance faction reputation, and smith to your heart’s content.
Set during the Hundred Years’ War. Anvil Saga is a management sim with RPG elements where you take control of a blacksmith. Since your goal is to turn a ramshackle store into a successful enterprise. Doing so in a challenging world where all of your decisions impact the story and gameplay. You’ll also need to deal with all manner of customers. Right from French and English soldiers to local bandits and manage workers. Due to improve your business and tools, decorate the smithy, and more.
- Build the smithy of your dreams. Construct new rooms and areas to expand your operations. All so you can take on more challenging orders in Anvil Saga. From a simple workshop to a gym. Each room will also need to be fitted with the right furniture and decor.
- Make decisions and deal with the outcomes. Maintain your stature and relationships with customers and clashing factions. Each offers different protection and bonuses for your budding venture.
- Become a renowned craftsman. Increase your status level to attract the rich and famous. As well as the eccentric who will pay a premium.
- Forge a team of professionals. Manage employees with different skill sets, needs, and personalities. Keep them happy by building special facilities. As well as installing comforts and decorating their rooms.
Anvil Saga is developed by Pirozhok Studio, a tiny team led by Timur Shakirov. Who also released his first game (Life is Hard) on Steam at the age of 15. Anvil Saga management sim game is available on Windows PC, but coming to Linux. Priced at $12.59 USD / £10.79 / 11,69€ with a 10% discount. Available on Steam Early Access and soon Humble Store.