Kainga: Seeds of Civilization

Anticipated roguelite village-builder leaves early access and celebrates full Steam launch with huge content update

London, United Kingdom – 6th December 2022. Green Man Gaming Publishing is thrilled to announce the full Steam release of Kainga: Seeds of Civilization the highly anticipated roguelite village-builder from solo developer Erik Rempen. Kainga: Seeds of Civilization can be purchased today via Steam for £14.99 / €16.99 / $19.99 and is currently available with a limited-time 10% discount.

Kainga: Seeds of Civilization is an ancient village-builder set in an unusual land where your environment, technology and choices affect how your culture and people develop. Adapt to the pressures of the weather, tame and build on massive beasts and defend against other tribes while trying to complete challenges.

After enjoying a successful Steam Early Access period, the V1.0 full launch of Kainga: Seeds of Civilization has received a huge final content update, including 2 new maps (Greenleaf and Darkwood), 2 new Thinkers (Galanga, who focuses on beasts and Serrano, who specialises in resurrection), 40+ new technologies, new combat units, massive town AI improvements and multi-language localisation to name a few!

Watch the brand-new launch gameplay trailer here
Download the press kit with new screenshots here
Request review code for Kainga: Seeds of Civilization here

As well as the standard full V1.0 launch version, fans will be able to purchase the special Kainga: Seeds of Civilization Collector’s Edition and immerse themselves further in the beautiful world of Kainga. The Collector’s Edition will contain the full version of the game, a 24-track soundtrack of the immersive in-game music, a digital art book showcasing some of the stunning art and design from the world and exclusive desktop wallpapers.

Collector's Edition graphic

Can you master the beautiful but dangerous lands of Kainga?

Welcome to the mystical world of Kainga, magical lands full of wonder and beauty, where strange other-wordly beasts roam. Take control of a Thinker and grow your village into a thriving civilization, adapting and surviving against all odds.

Kainga: Seeds of Civilization is a unique roguelite-inspired village-builder. Be warned, its stunning landscapes hide many threats. Other tribes compete for resources, the weather threatens to wash you away, and colossal creatures can rise up and destroy all you’ve built. As you begin to take wins and earn karma, the world begins to unravel with new unique lands, technologies, challenges and Thinkers to unlock, discover and learn.


  • Build, Survive, and Adapt – As the Thinker you must use your knowledge of Kainga to lead your tribe, learn through trial and error how to adapt to your surroundings and develop a village that can flourish. Protect your Thinker at all costs but make sure to use them to expand your technology and govern your tribe.
  • Encounter Mysterious and Dangerous Creatures – Colossal creatures can be found lurking throughout Kainga’s varied biomes, often hidden in the sea or deep underground. Learn to live in harmony with them, tame them and add them to your economy, or use their strength in combat against your rivals.
  • Explore a Beautiful and Threatening Land – Discover what the 8 unique biomes have to offer, each with its own beauty and dangers. Lead your tribe to adapt and survive across barren deserts, tropical archipelagos, icy mountains and lush jungles.
  • Pick up the Pieces and Try Again – Death is not the end. Learn from your failures and begin again in a new world. Complete challenges to unlock new biomes, technologies, and Thinkers. Take your newfound knowledge to build bigger and better cultures.

Kainga: Seeds of Civilization is out today via Steam Early Access for £14.99 / €16.99 / $19.99 with a limited time 10% launch discount.

For more information, please visit the official website, follow Kainga: Seeds of Civilization’s journey on social media via Twitter and don’t forget to join the conversation on the official Discord channel.