Game Dev Tycoon Steam announcement trailer

Greenheart Games’ Game Dev Tycoon is coming to Steam as this announcement trailer suggests on the 29th of August for a discounted $7.99; pitting gamers against the challenges of making a successful development studio from the 80s through to current times. Gamers will also be able to sample the game’s demo before embarking on the rigors of modern day game development.

About Game Dev Tycoon:

In Game Dev Tycoon, players get to start their own game development company and play through the history of game development. Players will start their humble business in a garage in the 1980s.  As they research new technologies, create best selling games, hire and train staff they will grow their business and their impact on the industry.  Players get the ability to make their own virtual games, choose the genre and what platform to release on.  As they grow they will get opportunities to move into bigger offices and unlock secret labs, become the leader of the market and gain worldwide fans.



  • Start a game development company in the 80s
  • Design and create games
  • Research new technologies
  • Create custom game engines
  • Move into bigger offices
  • Forge a world-class development team
  • Unlock secret labs
  • Conduct industry changing products
  • Unlock achievements

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