Saturday Heat Signature: Voxel RTS 'Castle Story' Preview

By Published March 03, 2012 at 1:55 pm

Here's our next Saturday Heat Signature! This one looks at the up-and-coming "Castle Story," which attempts to merge real-time strategy with free-form building/city builder games. We've previewed Castle Story before, but this video run-down gives you the most recent information about the game's progress, including a summary of its development diaries and coolest features.

Take a look at the video for more information:


This is now our first full month of Heat Signature videos, with Castle Story marking the fourth episode. For a full list of Saturday Heat Signatures, see here:
  • Episode 1: Cube World, the adventurous combination of Zelda and Minecraft.
  • Episode 2: ChoplifterHD, a silly and carefree arcade shooter.
  • Episode 3: Hawken, the free-to-play mech combat FPS.
  • Episode 4: Castle Story!


Can't get enough Castle Story? Neither can we. Check out their official site here:

The official forums can be found here:

Let us know if you dig up anything cool! What do you hope to find in Castle Story?


Last modified on March 03, 2012 at 1:55 pm
Steve Burke

Steve started GamersNexus back when it was just a cool name, and now it's grown into an expansive website with an overwhelming amount of features. He recalls his first difficult decision with GN's direction: "I didn't know whether or not I wanted 'Gamers' to have a possessive apostrophe -- I mean, grammatically it should, but I didn't like it in the name. It was ugly. I also had people who were typing apostrophes into the address bar - sigh. It made sense to just leave it as 'Gamers.'"

First world problems, Steve. First world problems.

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