Dev Blog & Announcements

Happy Birthday, CHKN!

April Fool’s! Okay, just kidding. No joke, CHKN really does turn one year old today! Pretty amazing, right? We just want to say THANKS to all of you. Since we’re building this game with the community, we definitely couldn’t have gotten to this milestone without you. So thank you CHKN players, testers, designers, artists, video creators, streamers, veterans, Workshop-ers, explorers, multiplayers, Tweeters, and sharers. You guys inspire us every day! We collect and watch your videos in our YouTube channel, awe at your creature combinations in the Workshop, love your [...]

April 1st, 2017|Announcements, Community|

Community Workshop Spotlight & SXSW Recap

Community Creatures We’re super impressed by the creatures you guys have been saving to the Workshop! Here are three of our favorites. Download them to your game to try them out. PlantCat by RobotSpider Torrent by DJlivewire Tarantuplant by octability We definitely want to keep spotlighting your awesome creatures. If you have any Workshop favorites (your own or made by others), let us know! You can post them in the Workshop forums or even Tweet them to us. CHKN Run Roman’s got a new Workshop Worlds example for you to [...]

March 24th, 2017|Community, Miscellaneous|

[Patch Notes] v0.3.2 – Multiplayer Fixes & Workshop Features

Happy Friday! We’ve got some requested multiplayer improvements (like private games) and new Workshop features in this patch. For the modders out there, we’ve also added an early, bare bones version of Lua scripting that we’ve been working on for testing. If you’re brave and try it out, please let us know about any feedback you have or bugs you find! Here are the patch notes with more info and demos, as well as the included improvements and bug fixes. Patch Notes NEW FEATURES Workshop Worlds Share your whole saved [...]

March 10th, 2017|Announcements, Demos, Dev Blog, New Builds, Screen Captures, Updates|

[Patch Notes] v0.3.1 – Breeding & More

Hi, everyone! We’ve got another update for you today with a hatchery for breeding, scenario spawning, creature-building improvements with voxels, Workshop and multiplayer updates, and a load of improvements and bug fixes. Thanks so much for all your feedback and bug reports! It really helps us improve CHKN and get these updates out to you more quickly. Please keep them coming!~ Here are the full notes for this patch: NEW FEATURES Creature breeding! Craft a hatchery to allow your tamed creatures to lay eggs.  Feed them to speed up the [...]

March 2nd, 2017|Announcements, Community, Dev Blog, New Builds, Screen Captures, Updates|

[Patch Notes] v0.3.0 – Multiplayer!

Multiplayer is now available! Join a game and help us test it out! It’s still a bit clunky so the bugs you report will help us make it the best it can be. If you see anything at all that you think is strange, please post it on the forums so we can take a look. It really helps a lot! Like… maybe you fell through the world and now your friends are slowly sinking into the abyss of nothingness with you. *cough* Sorry about that and thanks for the [...]

February 21st, 2017|Announcements, Dev Blog, New Builds, Updates|