Find and assemble the best (or worst) team of miscreants to help you scheme your way to victory!
Need money, or just have a gambling itch? Stop in the casino and try to win some quick cash! Knowing the right people can help swing the odds in your favor...
Use your money, friends, wits and some good, old-fashioned leverage to squeeze value out of the competition!
Use hitmen, street thugs, or do your own dirty work as you take out contracts for Mugging, Assassination, Bribery, Corruption, and Con Artistry!
Easily set a time limit or use various gameplay modfiers for a quicker romp in the Playground!
ENDLESS Replay Value
Randomly placed NPCs, vast amounts of player freedom, and almost infinite strategic depth ensure that you'll NEVER play the same game twice!
The Devil's Candy
Corner the Wax trade by recruiting dealers and controlling the market value, then exploit the population's dependence on your product!
Tired of dealing with your favorite NPC's Wax habit? Has the cost just gotten too high, and the player controlling the market won't cut you a break? Send 'em into rehab!
Whether it's from hustling people in the pool hall, getting into trouble with new friends, selling a soul or two to the man downstairs, or putting your ladies to work in the strip club, there's always a way to make money!
FROM THE BLOG
Learn some background on the game's design process and get some recaps of the happenings around the playground!
We’re now on the other side of a fantastic event for new players at Third Eye Games in Annapolis, MD this past weekend, and here are some observations and extra special moments from the foray into darkness… 1. There wasn’t much of a gambling crowd present, which is unusual. Hearing about the fact that there’s … Read More
Devil’s Playground is a game still in its relative infancy. The true depth of the strategic opportunities it offers are still being discovered, and players of all types have found their way into the fray with the worst of intentions. It’s a game that gives the underdog a puncher’s chance at the crown, and it’s … Read More
Devil’s Playground is a game that takes a lot of pride in the amount of freedom its players have to solve strategic problems and advance their agendas. There is, however, a dark side to this aspect of its greatness. From a design perspective, establishing a rule system and implementing mechanics that allow players that much … Read More
Devil’s Playground is a game that takes its inspiration from many sources. Today, we’re going to talk for a bit about the genesis and subsequent evolution of the Contract system. Contracts, for those of you who haven’t played the game yet, are what afford players the opportunity to commit various types of crime. And … Read More