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Mountain Beavers (faction)

a kind of beaver that lives in the mountains with several small rivers and steep terrain. There is no dry season only winter and summer. in summer beavers can gather ...
Suggested by: isaac (09 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 10 Nov Comments: 11
Under consideration Faction Suggestion

Improving District Transporation (Distribution post trade routes Interface and efficiency)

A few ideas: * Add information to Distribution Posts per route if they are stalled due to lack of capacity at the other end etc. It is not uncommon to have ...
Suggested by: Necranom (18 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 11 Nov Comments: 67
Under consideration Suggestion UI

Mark Existing Trees for Replacement With Different Species (change crop or plant type, override)

When you initially set up a forester, you have the choice between planting three different tree types. For your initial planting, you might want to prioritize quick ...
Suggested by: Kosie (25 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 24 Nov Comments: 28
Under consideration Suggestion

Upgraded Paths (Roads), pavement

I hope there will be a way to upgrade paths. Once upgraded, beavers will walk fast and get tired less. I very new to the game and I notice the lines on the path ...
Suggested by: Red (17 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 16 Nov Comments: 16
Under consideration Suggestion

Better way to add and manage workers/individual beavers

I'm hoping that something like this is already planned, but I'm having a lot of trouble with managing individual beavers. For example, if I want a beaver to move from ...
Suggested by: Carson (13 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 29 Oct Comments: 62
Under consideration Suggestion UI

Allow windmill to transmit power downward, or a rooftop windmill or vertical axis windmill

Windmill was a great asset for folktail but we would more likely to build it on top of building, but it seem it did not transmit power downward. Which make it hard to ...
Suggested by: Thaina Yu (17 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 23 Nov Comments: 6
Under consideration Suggestion

Different soil types (terrain tiles variety)

Various soil types to add more colours to the game landscape, and more things to consider for colony planning. Possible characteristics of soil: - Fertility: ...
Suggested by: Gin Fuyou (23 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 24 Nov Comments: 24
Under consideration Game mechanics Suggestion

No power warning when work day ends

Every day, after beaver work finishes, you get warnings for building out of power when something is powered by a power wheel. There's not much point in this warning ...
Suggested by: Duncan (23 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 17 Nov Comments: 20
On our radar Suggestion UI

Minimap

I think the game definitely needs a minimap, it is really hard to go around having to hold the scroll
Suggested by: Pakistan (18 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 12 Nov Comments: 32
Under consideration Suggestion UI

More End-Game Content [Endgame Mega thread]

The players all agree, Timberborn is a fantastic game, but there comes a time in each save where the settlement becomes more or less self-sufficient and it feels like ...
Suggested by: AfterCrow (04 Nov, '21) Upvoted: 24 Nov Comments: 53
Under consideration Gameplay Suggestion

Boats

It would be cool to have boats as a way of transport. For example you could build two docks on opposite sides of a large river and have them work as if there was a ...
Suggested by: Fubiun1599 (18 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 24 Nov Comments: 31
Under consideration Suggestion

Map previews, attachable and automatic

To better understand map layout when choosing a map force editor to make an aerial screencap of the map on save and also allow adding one or two user-made images if ...
Suggested by: Gin Fuyou (16 Sep, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 25
Under consideration Suggestion UI

Further Expand and Improve tutorial - how to place pump, connect roads, build dams and more

Going after your suggestions we expanded tutorial. But should it be expanded further?
Suggested by: pmduda (12 Oct, '21) Upvoted: 20 Oct Comments: 227
Under consideration Suggestion

Pipette Building Tool - duplicate a building

Adding a pipette tool would be a quick and easy way to copy the same building. While building complex stucteres like big dams, I had often to switch between building ...
Suggested by: Holowbastion (15 Sep, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 50
Under consideration Suggestion UI

Making Depth Markers (gauge) more useful: let us name Depth Markers, and give them an alarm feature

So depth markers require some science investment and resources, but at the moment doesn't tell us much more than we can already guess by eye. My proposed change is ...
Suggested by: RogueVector (18 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 24 Nov Comments: 19
Under consideration Suggestion

Fire Hazard / fire suppression

Some form of Fire risk to the town. Be it lightning, random chance, etc. Increased risk during dry season. And the beavers would need some form of hand pumps or ...
Suggested by: SirMichael (08 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 21 Nov Comments: 19
Under consideration Game mechanics Suggestion

shortcuts (hotkeys)

adding shortcuts to make roads , destory sectons and cut trees to make it easier. Adding Saving to the list.
Suggested by: JD (18 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 22 Nov Comments: 71
Under consideration Suggestion

Ability to group buildings (pause multiple buildings with single click)

Currently, each building must be micromanaged individually. If, for example, I have a battery of 6 water pumps along an unmanaged river, I will want to pause ...
Suggested by: Dusty (17 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 11 Nov Comments: 67
Under consideration Suggestion UI

Grain Silo (New Storage Tech)

Like the title says, just to increase building diversity and use the science points.
Suggested by: Ricardo (22 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 08 Nov Comments: 12
Under consideration Building Suggestion

Shadows just don't make sense. (Shadows rotate with camera)

Shadows. Simply speaking, Not very realistic. Shadows always point to the top right corner of the screen no matter what rotation your camera is at. I'm not saying ...
Suggested by: 1357_rex (17 Aug, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 67
Under consideration Suggestion Visual

Cliff overhang platforms: To build againts cliffs

The idea is to have platforms that can be built directly against the cliffs. There can be 1x1 platforms to have paths, but also 1x2 and 1x3 to allow building houses ...
Suggested by: Ginn (19 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 19 Nov Comments: 27
Under consideration Suggestion

independent district work hours

it would be nice to have changeable working hours depending on the district (ie if one district farms a lot have them work 18 hrs while other districts could work 12 ...
Suggested by: Nico Smies (19 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 02 Nov Comments: 18
Under consideration Suggestion

Beavers should prioritize to live near their work (priority for job near home)

Currently, beavers will randomly pick a house to live at. Usually they pick whatever is closer, even if there are available houses near their work. This is a big ...
Suggested by: Ralms (08 Oct, '21) Upvoted: 16 Nov Comments: 11
Under consideration Suggestion UI

Remove path tool - brush to delete roads

Please add a dedicated remove path tool. The current method of clicking on each space and deleting is to long.
Suggested by: Daniel T. Stanford (19 Sep, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 35
Under consideration Suggestion UI

Faction idea; "Skygraspers" - To dream taller than the trees.

Skygraspers are a faction based around building tall buildings and reward the player for doing so. The Skygraspers look towards sky like the trees that all ...
Suggested by: RogueVector (18 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 22 Nov Comments: 18
Under consideration Faction Suggestion

Building multi-selection

It would be great to be able to select multiple building to be able to pause them all or resume them. Selection could be done either by building of the same type or ...
Suggested by: Sismo (16 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 23 Nov Comments: 36
Under consideration Suggestion UI

Rework foods system to be easily expandable and moddable

General idea that was discussed in discord in a few variations is removing individual bonuses for concrete food items, but categorizing foods in a number of types. ...
Suggested by: Gin Fuyou (01 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 18 Oct Comments: 16
On our radar Suggestion

Alert on Population Starvation

New player here, just had my entire population die and I didn't even know I had a food issue. I sat here for a whole day(game-time) waiting for work to start... As ...
Suggested by: BruceNotLee (16 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 08 Nov Comments: 25
Under consideration Suggestion UI

I want more variations in the shape of the roof

Current roof types cannot handle irregular shapes. Therefore, we would like to have a half-shaped or L-shaped roof that is the current 2x2 roof. Beaver you will end ...
Suggested by: ในใซใ‚ใ‹ (20 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 16 Nov Comments: 27
Under consideration Suggestion

Usage of water for Transportation

As beaver-folk, it seems reasonable to me, to use the Rivers for transport. Letting beavers collect ressources upstream and dropping them into the water (or in small ...
Suggested by: Armenuides (16 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 19 Nov Comments: 13
Under consideration Suggestion

season specific commands (start or pause at drought)

During dry season, I found there were a few good habits. For example, raising all dams once it starts to keep water for just a bit longer. At one district, I had ...
Suggested by: Yuval (18 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 17 Nov Comments: 78
Under consideration Suggestion UI

Petting Mode

You may know about https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Can_You_Pet_the_Dog%3F While beavers are wild animals and shouldn't really be disturbed without a very good reason, ...
Suggested by: Gin Fuyou (26 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 07 Nov Comments: 1
Under consideration Suggestion

Beaver Kindergarten/School/Daycare/Playground for Kits

Beaver kits just run around the map and have nothing to do, they don't even have cute idling/playing animations or anything. I think it'd be a nice touch to give them ...
Suggested by: Perrybirb (24 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 17 Nov Comments: 20
Under consideration Building Suggestion

Allow (or require) logs to the floated down the river.

Possibly faction specific (see River Beaver), the only way to get a log more than n tiles is to float it down to its destination in the water. Intended to be freshly ...
Suggested by: SirMichael (03 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 23 Nov Comments: 25
Under consideration Suggestion

Add Steam Achievements

Potential achievements: Lose, everyone died. Population levels. Happiness levels. Flood a building. Additional districts constructed. Survive a drought # days ...
Suggested by: Night (19 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 05 Nov Comments: 14
Under consideration Suggestion

Show Forester/Farmhouse work boundaries in the Plant Trees/Crops view

Currently you have to click back and forth between the planting view and selecting foresters or farmhouses in order to determine how far out they can reach. You ...
Suggested by: Ripper (22 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 11 Nov Comments: 7
Under consideration Suggestion UI

Copy/paste option for Warehouse configuration settings and other buildings

When we configure the warehouse, it would be a great help to be able to copy it then paste it to another warehouse
Suggested by: Pupp3tMast3r (18 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 21 Nov Comments: 28
Under consideration Suggestion

More โ€œfunโ€ buildings- parks and water parks

I think the game is severely lacking in the amount of โ€œfunโ€ buildings for you beavers, especially in the early/mid game. At this point, I think my beavers would be ...
Suggested by: this_is_ash (23 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 03 Nov Comments: 9
Under consideration Suggestion

Conditional Water Sources

Water sources that you can "unlock" via different actions, for example clearing debris from it or putting a water pump on it
Suggested by: MinkuSama (19 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 16 Nov Comments: 19
Under consideration Game mechanics Suggestion

Irrigation Tower fix

Irrigation towers use water even when there are no tiles in tower radius that requires water. Seems like a bug, or very odd behavior. I was expecting to setup the ...
Suggested by: Vixnil (17 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 02 Nov Comments: 26
Under consideration Suggestion

Exploration system and scout parties

(Partly carried over from discord) Purpose: add variety mechanic to distract player from city building for a moment, add some mystery element to game, making ...
Suggested by: Gin Fuyou (07 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 24 Nov Comments: 12
Under consideration Gameplay Suggestion

Graveyard Building, Cemetery (Social/Spiritual Need, Record of Passed Away Beavers)

As the title says, I think a graveyard of some sort would be a good building to add. It could fill social and/or spiritual needs to some extent for beavers to visit ...
Suggested by: Perrybirb (23 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 24 Nov Comments: 22
Under consideration Suggestion

QOL: Allow placing upgrades on existing buildings.

Some objects are a clear upgrade or modification of others. It should be possible to make modifications of existing objects by placing new ones on top of them without ...
Suggested by: Zam! (20 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 20 Nov Comments: 9
Under consideration Suggestion

Efficiency Research (Repeatable End-Game Science)

Once all of the buildings have been unlocked using science points there is no use for the inventor building. I suggest that there should be production, movement, and ...
Suggested by: Purser (17 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 30 Oct Comments: 20
Under consideration Suggestion

Expanding foresters.

So forester is not a full time job as of current and require much more micro then a lot of other jobs. So expanding them so they plant things and also harvest would ...
Suggested by: Ender (17 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 11 Nov Comments: 12
Under consideration Suggestion

Make replacing path with stair or gates easier (build over roads)

When I want to replace a path with a stair, I have to remove a path before putting a stair. It is handy if I can simply put a stair on an existing path and it will ...
Suggested by: Ignis Fatuus (25 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 19 Nov Comments: 19
Under consideration Suggestion

Change high floodgate into controllable levee (stackable flood gate)

I would like to propose removing floodgate level 2 and 3. And change the system to allow arbitrary height of floodgate My idea is, separate floodgate into top ...
Suggested by: Thaina Yu (24 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 16 Nov Comments: 14
Under consideration Building Suggestion

Add Erosion System

Add a system for erosion along the sides of busy waterways, where over time they lose strength and collapse unless reinforced. This in turn would allow for the water ...
Suggested by: SirMichael (19 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 25 Oct Comments: 5
Under consideration Game mechanics Suggestion

Vertical Water Wheels - spin from falling water

It would be nice to have waterwheels work in the below configuration, particularly for high height maps, and just to have a bit of variation. It would also be nice to ...
Suggested by: Valdore (22 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 20 Nov Comments: 15
Under consideration Suggestion

Placing the First District Centre

I am now starting my new games by placing a new District Centre closer to where I want to get started with my buildings and dams, and deleting the original Dc. Doing ...
Suggested by: Bright'Shadow (22 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 24 Nov Comments: 21
Under consideration Suggestion UI

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