You can sign up to get a daily email of our articles, see the Mailing List page!
Support us on Patreon to keep GamingOnLinux alive. This ensures we have no timed articles and no paywalls. Just good, fresh content! Alternatively, you can donate through Paypal, Flattr and Liberapay!
This is not an April fools I assure you. CHKN is a sandbox survival game about creating life, and life looks weird.

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

I have to give this a go, I just have to. I look forward to creating some true monstrosities.

I have requested a key, so hopefully I will be able to show you what it's like at release.

About the game
Behold! The miracle of life packed into cubes. CHKN is an open world sandbox game where life itself is your strongest tool. Bring creatures to life by assembling them from body parts, each packed with its own special sauce. Cook up whatever creatures you want and don’t be surprised if your creation has a mind of its own.
We do often include affiliate links to earn us some pennies. We are currently affiliated with GOG and Humble Store. See more information here.
The comments on this article are closed.
Gonza565 30 March 2016 at 12:58 pm UTC
Nanobang 30 March 2016 at 1:01 pm UTC
I've been following this game for a while now and already have it on my wishlist. It's always nice to see a project like CHKN come along: a new twist to a well worn genre. It's even nicer when the devs have been regular and frequent with their updates because it gives me hope that there will be a final product.

I'm looking forward to CHKN waddle-hop-slither-fly-ing out of EA. Thanks for spotlighting it Boss!
neowiz73 30 March 2016 at 1:17 pm UTC
Looks like a fun game
I really can't seem to get enough of Voxel sandbox games like this. it has become my new core favorite genre of games. I was once an RPG fanatic and would always default to those. Although I play practically every genre of game, but a vast majority of my library has always consisted of RPGs (all subgenre there of). Now I'm quickly replacing RPGs with Voxel/Sandbox/Simulation games. Maybe I'm just getting old... But my creative side is in a dire need to be expressed, I guess
Zelox 30 March 2016 at 2:12 pm UTC
soooo, u build creaters? And have them as pets?
Also u can build a house by the looks of it.
Im not in to these kind of game, if it is like ark survival, but for some reason I can see myself play this.
Crafting my on little pet dog . Or maybe a dragon with feathers, a turkey dragon.
Gobo 30 March 2016 at 2:36 pm UTC
This reminds me of Spore. And Spore had to endure the dark age of walking phallus monsters, it never really recovered from that ;)
GustyGhost 30 March 2016 at 7:33 pm UTC
I wishlisted this because I love open worlds and I love creating things that serve functions.
liamdawe 30 March 2016 at 7:55 pm UTC
I've been sent a key, so looks like I will be doing a thoughts bit on it.
stss 30 March 2016 at 11:01 pm UTC
Looks awesome. I wish the body parts were a bit more cartoony looking since the realistic textures give me a bit of an uncanny valley vibe.
I look forward to trying it out.
While you're here, please consider supporting GamingOnLinux on Patreon, Liberapay or Paypal. We have no adverts, no paywalls, no timed exclusive articles. 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!
Livestreams & Videos
Community Livestreams
  • RPGoodness: „Shadowrun: Dragonfall“
  • Date:
See more!
Popular this week
View by Category
Latest Comments
Latest Forum Posts