Don't want to see articles from a certain category? When logged in, go to your User Settings and adjust your feed in the Content Preferences section where you can block tags!
We do often include affiliate links to earn us some pennies. See more here.

Always nice to see an indie developer doing reasonably well! Goblinz Studio, creator of Legend of Keepers: Career of a Dungeon Master, have announced a pretty great start for it.

Releasing only on March 19, they said on Twitter how they were going to do a special message about it hitting a 30K milestone but they hit over 33K before being able to to do so. It's important to note that this is across Humble, GOG and Steam together. They also mentioned in another Twitter post about 4 days after release, that it had sold 1.3K copies on GOG alone in that time.

YouTube Thumbnail
YouTube videos require cookies, you must accept their cookies to view. View cookie preferences.
Accept Cookies & Show   Direct Link

One possible reason for them doing so well in such a short time, is how they really hit the marketing sweet-spot. It's long been the case that simply being on Steam doesn't mean you will sell, there's just too many games for people to look at and simply being a good game is not a guarantee. In the case of Legend of Keepers, Goblinz released a free Prologue quite a few months before release to build up hype/wishlists and enable them to polish up the full release based on feedback. Their launch timing with so many more people at home during the Coronavirus outbreak could have possibly helped too.

Is it actually any good though? Well, it has a "Very Positive" user rating on Steam and I enjoyed my initial few runs with it. The main issue currently is a lack of content to keep people playing, and they've been watching people stream it to get a better idea of where to focus with content updates on the way. They originally planned 6 months to 1 year in Early Access, and it sounds like they will have the money to support it for a while.

You can pick it up on Humble Store, GOG and Steam.

Article taken from
About the author -
author picture
I am the owner of GamingOnLinux. After discovering Linux back in the days of Mandrake in 2003, I constantly came back to check on the progress of Linux until Ubuntu appeared on the scene and it helped me to really love it. You can reach me easily by emailing GamingOnLinux directly. Find me on Mastodon.
See more from me
The comments on this article are closed.

scaine Mar 31, 2020
View PC info
  • Contributing Editor
  • Mega Supporter
I really enjoyed the prologue/demo they put out. I might have to spill for this one at some point down the road. If I can tear myself away from Chronicon that is!
furaxhornyx Apr 1, 2020
View PC info
  • Supporter Plus
With a friend who also bought the game, we stream the game to each other so we can try to make the good decisions together ; even more fun this way !

There are a few balance issues (like invincible combinations), but there are also lots of possibilities, and a nice corporation humour touch, to keep us entertained for a while :)
While you're here, please consider supporting GamingOnLinux on:

Reward Tiers: Patreon. Plain Donations: PayPal.

This ensures all of our main content remains totally free for everyone with no article paywalls. We also don't have tons of adverts, there's also no tracking and we respect your privacy. Just good, fresh content. Without your continued support, we simply could not continue!

You can find even more ways to support us on this dedicated page any time. If you already are, thank you!
The comments on this article are closed.