Wurm Online Articles
Wurm Online has had what some would describe as a tumultuous launch on Steam. As servers aimed to go live with a bang on July 24th, players were met with a wriggle of frustration as errors prevented players from getting into the game.
In a tweet from Club AB's Wurm Online twitter account, Wurm Online has officially released on Steam! Some players, however, at this time are reporting issues server errors when attempting to log in.
The Wurm Online team shared off new updates to the graphics in the game as part of their major visual overhaul in a forum post earlier. Here's what we learned.
Wurm Online has received a massive patch that includes, according to the developer post, "6 months' worth of changes going live". Players will find a number of reworked systems and brand new features to enjoy. Included in the mix is the new fishing system which was created by senior developer "Tich" who sadly passed away before she could see it go live. Developers completed the fishing system in her honor and have placed an in-game statue of Tich fishing.
The latest update has been deployed to Wyrm Online that lets players build and connect highways to deeds all over the game. The system will allow players to find routes to any deed connected to the same highway and protection will be added to prevent destruction.
The Wurm Online site has a new post to give a thumbnail sketch of a patch deployed on Thursday. Most significantly, players will find some neat new housing additions, including a new building material and tons of new items.
With Thanksgiving literally just around the corner, the Wurm Online team is baking up a surprise for its players with a massive update to the cooking system. It's got over a hundred new ingredients to use in five hundred plus recipes with ten thousand combinations to hit just the right culinary perfection.
The Wurm Online team has sent word that the Linux version of the game is now available via the Steam gaming platform. In addition, Wurm Online is doing very well since its Steam launch and trends in the top 25 downloaded titles and is sporting an impressive 82% approval rating by Steam reviewers.
Wurm Unlimited has been released on Steam with a number of neat features including the ability for players to host their own servers as an MMO or as a single-player world; creation of items; custom or in-game maps and much, much more.
The Wurm Online team has announced an exciting new adventure for players with the game's arrival on Steam on October 21st. Not only will a localized PC version be available, but so will the ability for players to host persistent servers.
Wurm Online players on the Elevation server will want to head into the game as soon as possible to grab land on the freshly reset and expanded map. After several issues with Elevation, the community voted for reset and today marks the beginning of the new with all land up for grabs.
Survival MMO Wurm Online this week added a new 8x8 kilometer Challenge mode. Each Challenge will last one month, with prizes given to winners at the end of each cycle. Characters within this speical server begin with all the skills they need to build the best in battlefield offense and defense.