The Townsmen will settle on your PC anno 2016

Headup Games, the development studio of the PC iteration of the worldwide famous Townsmen franchise, is excited to share insights into the development process of the game.  Due to the experience as a PC-focused studio as well as having high respect for the wishes and desires of PC players, many aspects of the game have been developed specifically with the PC players in mind. And of course, the version will be a full premium product with no in-app purchases or advertisement.

Among many other things, new features include customizable controls, a higher zoom factor, fully redrawn HD graphics and textures, better sampling quality for all sounds, and special platform features for Steam users such as cloud save, achievements and trading cards.  Townsmen on PC will be a great chance for fans of building strategy games to dive into medieval times again with a fresh new angle to its genre.

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About Townsmen

Grow your tiny village into a grand medieval empire with a thriving economy and happy villagers! Find spots for mining ore, harvest crops and collect taxes from your citizenry. Build jousting fields, taverns, and marketplaces, while you beautify your city with impressive statues, magnificent monuments and lush gardens. But there are also dangers lurking close by. Bandits are in the area, looking to plunder and pillage your peaceful town. Build barracks and guard towers as you recruit brave soldiers to protect your citizens from harm. You rule the whole empire from your castle and make sure your inhabitants have fun and stay happy!

  • City-building gameplay set in medieval times
  • Cute inhabitants with their own daily routines
  • Complex economy sim with deep production chains
  • Dozens of different town and production buildings
  • Optional military features with soldiers and bandits
  • Diverse scenarios and challenging tasks
  • Unrestricted sandbox gameplay mode
  • Steam Achievements & Trading Cards
  • Crisp HD graphics and sound

About Headup Games

We are an independent games publisher located near Cologne in Germany awarded as Best German Publisher in 2012 and 2013 by the German Developers Association. Together with our partners, we focus on the contentment of our customers and the best gameplay experience delivered at the fairest price-quality ratio. Since our foundation, we have published over 100 games, including many projects from highly talented developers that are known for their potential and creativity. Our portfolio features high-quality games such as Aragami, Superhot, Super Meat Boy, The Binding of Isaac, Terraria, Limbo, The Basement Collection, Gone Home, Q.U.B.E., Frozen Synapse and many more as well as the million sellers #1 iOS hits The Inner World, Bridge Constructor and Bridge Constructor Playground. More information can be found at

About HandyGames™

HandyGames™ is a leading international developer and publisher of high-quality games based in Giebelstadt, Germany. At present, HandyGames™ was awarded as Best German Developer Studio with more than 50 employees and plans to expand further. Founded in 2000, HandyGames™ has released more than 150 games on a multitude of platforms, utilizing a wide range of technologies. Current game development is focused on iOS, Android, Oculus Rift, Gear VR, HTC Vive, tablet computers, Android TV, Wearables and next-gen consoles like PS4 and Xbox One. Find more information at

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