Dwarf Fortress : Popularity, reviews, price, and Steam data

Dwarf Fortress

Dwarf Fortress is a game released on Steam on 6 Dec, 2022. The developer of this game is Bay 12 Games and the publisher is Kitfox Games. This article will analyze the number of players, playing time, comments, price and other data of this game on the Steam platform. Tip: The data in the article will be updated regularly. Most of the data we use for Dwarf Fortress comes from the Steam platform.

Game popularity

According to Steam data, the highest number of concurrent players in Dwarf Fortress yesterday (April 01, 2024) was 1,309, and the highest number of concurrent players in the past 30 days was 1,720. Historically, the game’s highest concurrent player count was 28,288, which occurred in December 2022. The number of concurrent players means the number of people playing the same game at the same time. If ranked based on the number of players, Dwarf Fortress is currently ranked #463 on the Steam platform. Most Popular Games Ranking – Steam Tools

Time range Maximum number of concurrent players
2024-04-01 1,309
Last 30 days 1,720
All Time Past 28,288

If you want to see the real-time player count of Dwarf Fortress on the Steam platform, you can find it at the top of the game's community homepage.

Check the current number of players (real-time): https://steamcommunity.com/app/975370

Game Time

According to Steamspy, the average game time for Dwarf Fortress is 40.8 hours, which includes data since the game's release. According to Gamalytic.com, the average game time for Dwarf Fortress is 24.8 hours. You can combine these two data sources to determine how long players spend playing games. Game time represents the time a player spends playing the game. Something to consider is that online multiplayer games typically have longer playtime than single-player games. You may spend more or less time playing Dwarf Fortress.

Time range Average play time (hours)
All Time Past 40.8 (Steamspy)
All Time Past 24.8 (Gamalytic)

Country distribution

Players of Dwarf Fortress mainly come from the following countries: United States (43.0%), Canada (6.9%), United Kingdom (6.9%), Australia (5.3%), Germany (4.0%), China (2.9%), Sweden (2.2%), France (2.1%), Russia (1.9%), Argentina (1.5%), Finland (1.4%), Netherlands (1.4%), Norway (1.4%), Mexico (1.2%), Brazil (1.2%), Poland (1.0%), Austria (0.9%), Ireland (0.9%), Turkey (0.9%), Japan (0.9%). Due to possible missing data, this data may not list all countries. This is not an exact number, but it can be used as a reference.

Country Proportion of gamers
United States 43.0%
Canada 6.9%
United Kingdom 6.9%
Australia 5.3%
Germany 4.0%
China 2.9%
Sweden 2.2%
France 2.1%
Russia 1.9%
Argentina 1.5%
Finland 1.4%
Netherlands 1.4%
Norway 1.4%
Mexico 1.2%
Brazil 1.2%
Poland 1.0%
Austria 0.9%
Ireland 0.9%
Turkey 0.9%
Japan 0.9%

User Reviews

Dwarf Fortress currently has a total of 25,148 user reviews on the Steam platform and a user rating of 95. If the user rating is greater than 70, we think most people like the game. Among all user reviews, 23,968 reviews are positive and 1,180 reviews are negative. The game currently has a score of 93 on metacritic.com. You can judge whether Dwarf Fortress is a good game based on these user reviews.

Review Types Data Details
Total Reviews 25,148 (A)
Positive Reviews 23,968 (B)
Negative Reviews 1,180
User Ratings 95 (B/A)
Metacritic score 93

Price Comparison

According to Steam's regional pricing, Dwarf Fortress may be priced differently in different countries. This game is not a free game. We will collect price data for this game in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and Turkey. Due to missing data, the table below may not list all countries mentioned above. Judging from the data, Dwarf Fortress currently has the lowest price in Turkey, which is 52% cheaper than the highest price. The current data update time is April 01, 2024.

Country Price USD
United States $29.99 $29.99
United Kingdom £24.99 $31.58
Germany 28,99€ $31.29
France 28,99€ $31.29
Italy 28,99€ $31.29
Brazil R$ 88,99 $17.78
Turkey $14.99 USD $14.99
Argentina $14.99 USD $14.99
Mexico Mex$ 334.99 $20.24

Number of game owners

According to Gamalytic.com, the number of players who own Dwarf Fortress is approximately 876,585. According to Steamspy, the number of players who own Dwarf Fortress is somewhere between 1,000,000 and 2,000,000. You can combine data from these two sources to determine the total number of players for the game. It should be noted that this data is not an accurate value and may be significantly different from the real data. The game's developer or publisher may disclose Dwarf Fortress's real sales figures.

Game name Number of game owners (forecast data)
Dwarf Fortress 876,585 (Gamalytic)
Dwarf Fortress 1,000,000 - 2,000,000 (Steamspy)

Sales and Revenue

According to data from Gamalytic.com, it is estimated that the number of people who have purchased or downloaded Dwarf Fortress directly on the Steam platform is approximately 793,297. The game's total revenue is approximately $21,762,383 (USD). For premium games, this data includes base game sales. For free-to-play games, this data takes into account all revenue sources. Tip: The sales volume and revenue of this game are calculated based on data simulation, which may be different from the actual data.

Data type Data Details
Copies Sold 793,297
Total Revenue 21,762,383

Number of followers

Dwarf Fortress has 185,093 followers on the Steam platform. Usually the more followers a game has, the more popular it is. There is a certain degree of correlation between the number of followers of a game and the number of players of the game.

Game name Number of followers
Dwarf Fortress 185,093


The appid of Dwarf Fortress is 975370. The appid is a unique ID assigned to each game by the Steam platform. You can splice the appid into the URL, which can help you easily find the game on Steam. Example: https://store.steampowered.com/app/975370/

Game name APPID
Dwarf Fortress 975370

Supported languages

Dwarf Fortress supports 1 languages, including English. The list of supported languages for this game is: English

Language Availability

System Requirements

According to Steam data, Dwarf Fortress supports systems including Windows, Linux. This means you cannot play the game on Mac.

System Availability

Windows Minimum:

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: XP SP3 or later
  • Processor: Dual Core CPU - 2.4GHz+
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 1GB of VRAM: Intel HD 3000 GPU / AMD HD 5450 / Nvidia 9400 GT
  • Storage: 500 MB available space
  • Additional Notes: Requires 64 bit processor and operating system