What is Gnomoria?

Gnomoria is a sandbox village management game. You help a small group of gnomes start a new kingdom and survive as long as possible!

What games have inspired and influenced the development of Gnomoria?

I play all the games I can get my hands on and have time for. To some degree, they have all had an influence on me. For Gnomoria, the biggest influence has of course been Dwarf Fortress. There are also influences from Dungeon Keeper, the Settlers series, the Anno series, The Sims and even The Incredible Machine.

Can I record videos of Gnomoria and put them on YouTube?


Am I allowed to monetize my YouTube videos of Gnomoria?

Yes. Video creators should be able to benefit from their own work.

When did Gnomoria start development?

Development for Gnomoria started in July of 2011.

When will Gnomoria be released?

Gnomoria is currently in beta and available for preorder with immediate access to beta. The release date is TBD. I don’t plan on an indefinite, prolonged beta period. When Gnomoria reaches the level of quality expected from a finished game, it will be released but far from finished. Given the opportunity, I plan on continuing support and offering free updates well after release.

On what platform will Gnomoria be available?

Gnomoria is being developed for Windows.

What are the minimum system requirements?

  • OS: Windows Xp, Vista, Win 7
  • Processor: 2.0 Ghz
  • Memory: 1GB
  • Hard Disk Space: 50MB
  • Video Card: 128mb Video Memory
  • DirectX┬«: 9.0c or Greater

Can I make a donation?

Making a donation isn’t necessary but if you’ve already preordered and would still like to donate you can do so here: