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Deep Town: Coronavirus Update

Deer Deep Towners, In light of the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and after careful consultation we decided to ask our employees to work remotely. Out of an abundance of caution, the health and safety of Rockbite Games employees and families is a primary concern for us. We will continue to monitor the situation and will provide additional information as necessary. For Deep Town, this means that development and support may be delayed during this time. We will do our best to deliver as fast as we can. Our thoughts are with those around the world who have been affected by …

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Sandship: Coronavirus Update

In light of the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and after careful consultation we decided to ask our employees to work remotely. Out of an abundance of caution, the health and safety of Rockbite Games employees and families is a primary concern for us. We will continue to monitor the situation and will provide additional information as necessary. This will cause some delays in our production pipeline, and even though Sandship is nearly ready for release, these last steps will now take a little bit longer. Our thoughts are with those around the world who have been affected by this outbreak. …

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Deep Town: What’s Next

Hello Dear Deep Towners, We just wanted to spread the holiday spirit and let you know what is coming next! As the New Year is approaching, snow is already falling and Wintertale Festival is coming next. You’ll already see new quests appearing within the next week – in the meantime make sure to collect those candy canes as they’ll be helpful in future quests. For our team, it is extremely important to make sure that your gameplay experience is the best. In order to do that, we have some urgent issues that need to be fixed: data losses game optimizations …

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Deep Town: Expansion 13 LIVE!

Dear Deep Towners, In our last blog post, we mentioned that the new expansion was closer than most of you even thought! After months of suspense, we’re excited to say the expansion is LIVE NOW! We won’t spill a lot of details to not *spoil* the experience, but some quick facts: 4 new buildings Over 50 new quests New recipes! New collectible item! Where is this expansion taking us? Play the expansion now to find out! There are also some features added with the expansion release that you’ve been asking for a long time! You can now use the input …

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DEV DIARY 4: Electricity, Puzzles, Underwell & some setbacks

Hey there! And welcome to the 4th Dev Diary on Sandship.

We’ve been super busy on making new stuff; as the release date is closing in, we have to deliver. And really, there’s a lot of stuff going on behind the scenes that you might be interested to learn.

Today we are going to talk about 3 main things: Electricity, Underwell and how our UI overhaul caused us 2 months of delay.

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