Iron Harvest

A project in Boston, MA by KING Art Games

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A classic real-time strategy game with an epic single player campaign, multiplayer & coop, set in the alternate reality of 1920+
Backers: 16606
Average Pledge Per Backer: $78

Funded: $1,298,682 of $450,000
Dates: Mar 13th -> Apr 14th (32 days)
Project By: KING Art Games
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Latest News

Iron Harvest Review

September 1st - via:
Iron Harvest is a refreshing title that stands out among a sea of RTS shortfalls, serving as a temporary reignition for the once-great genre. It’s also is a beautiful reminder of how real-time tactical games can still be shockingly good. KING Art Games has cooked up an impressive titan from a simple Kickstarter campaign, and now patient fans can battle with armies that are comprised of mechs reminiscent of The Iron Giant. (Read More)

Iron Harvest Offers RTS Play Where Strategy Is More Important Than Clicking Like a Speed Demon

June 22nd - via:
Iron Harvest, inspired by the 1920+ universe and developed by King Art Games, offers genuine strategic RTS gameplay in its demo. (Read More)

Iron Harvest Gets New Gameplay Trailer; Update About Beta Promised for Next Week

March 17th - via:
Today King Art Games released a brand new trailer of its upcoming RTS Iron Harvest, promising an update on the upcoming beta next week. (Read More)

Dieselpunk Strategy Game Iron Harvest Gets a Release Date

August 27th - via:
Following a successful Kickstarter campaign, developer King Art Games and publisher Deep Silver announced at Gamescom that Iron Harvest is set to release on September 1, 2020, on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. (Read More)

RTS Game Iron Harvest Gets September Release Date

August 20th - via:
The upcoming alternate history/mech-based real-time strategy game, Iron Harvest, now has a release date...and it's SOON.  (Read More)

Crowdfunded RTS Iron Harvest says

June 13th - via:
Real-time strategy Iron Harvest about Epic exclusivity:  (Read More)

Iron Harvest is being caught in the Steam/EGS war thanks to Deep Silver

June 12th - via:
Another game appears to be caught in the crossfire of the Steam/Epic Games Store war currently developing on PC. The game was recently crowdfunded on Kickstarter and later would come to be acquired by publisher Deep Silver. (Read More)

5 Unreleased Kickstarter Games That Have Crazy Pressure on Them

March 18th - via:
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How Iron Harvest will revive the 'dead' RTS genre

April 23rd - via:
It is a truism annoyingly repeated that real-time strategy is a dead genre. But I (Read More)

RTS games aren't dead, Iron Harvest ends Kickstarter $1.5M+

April 18th - via:
KING Art Games has announced they have closed their Iron Harvest Kickstarter with a massive $1.5m (Read More)

Iron Harvest Kickstarter Highest for Video Games in a Year

April 16th - via:
Iron Harvest Kickstarter success has just topped the crowdfunding site's charts. Video games hadn't been funded well recently, but this game changed that. (Read More)

1,530,887 Dollars! End of the Kickstarter Campaign

April 14th - via:
Woop-woop! Wow! What a showdown :-) The Kickstarter campaign is over! We made $1,298,626 on Kickstarter plus an additional $232,261 via our PayPal shop, for an astonishing total of $1,530,887! That makes us one of the most successful video-game... (Read More)

Last 24 hours!

April 13th - via:
The Last 24 hours have been huge!Wow! Over $90,000 in pledges yesterday (including PayPal)! If the trend continues and we make a little more money today than yesterday, we’ll hit the final stretch goal! Here is what you can do to help: Remind your... (Read More)

Iron Harvest is a 1920s RTS with mechs, and it's cleared $1.25m on Kickstarter

April 12th - via:
As a rule, we're sceptical of Kickstarter projects. Far too many don't pan out, no matter how interesting they may initially appear. But Iron Harvest is both interesting and looks pretty certain to happen - not only is it fully funded, it's almost trebled its goal of $450,000. (Read More)

Countdown: The Last Three Days

April 11th - via:
Final charge! Last 72 hours First things first: We reached all main game stretch goals, which is awesome! THIS is what we hoped for! But it might not be over yet. The campaign gained steam over the last couple of days, as Kickstarter campaigns often... (Read More)

Finish Line, Everybody!

April 9th - via:
One Main Game Stretch Goal to Go!Yesterday we reached $1,150,000 (including PayPal) and we’re now over $1,000,000 on Kickstarter. Now we’re well on our way to reach the last main game stretch goal with “Multiplayer Leagues & Seasons”.... (Read More)

The latest Iron Harvest news!

April 9th - via:
One Main Game Stretch Goal to Go! Remind your friends about the Kickstarter and tell them that it (Read More)

Next Stretch Goal Reached! Handicap System

April 5th - via:
Co-op Campaigns! We reached our next stretch goal! That means we have 8 days left to reach the last two main game stretch goals! (Including PayPal payments) No Great Game Without Constructive Feedback One of the great things about a Kickstarter is... (Read More)

Iron Harvest Kickstarter Campaign Reaches $1,000,000

April 5th - via:
Video game funding reached another high, as the Iron Harvest Kickstarter campaign reaches $1,000,000. RTS afficionados are thrilled about how this game will turn out. (Read More)

Iron Harvest Funding Reaches an Impressive $1 Million on Kickstarter

April 5th - via:
Which is more than double the initial target, and now means that the final release will include a number of awesome new additions like cinematic cut-scenes, multiplayer, and a co-op campaign. (Read More)

April Fools & Iron Harvest @PAX East

April 3rd - via:
No, there won’t be pink mechs… or will there? Obviously, our announcement that we were going to change the look of Iron Harvest was an April Fool’s joke. We’ll keep the gritty "realistic" look. But since many people voiced their interest to... (Read More)

Improved Look for Iron Harvest

April 1st - via:
New Iron Harvest look based on your feedback Hi guys. As you know, we value your opinion and are all about listening to the community. In our "What is Kickstarter" video, we introduced a cute mech and people loved it. This was the last bit of... (Read More)

One Million! Multiplayer!

March 30th - via:
Multiplayer Funding Goal Reached When we launched the Kickstarter campaign, there was the dream of making a Million Dollars. It was somewhat presumptuous because it had been a while since a video game had received that level of support via... (Read More)

Half Time; Game Design Goals

March 29th - via:
Kickstarter Campaign Half Time! As of today, we’re officially in the second half of our Kickstarter. Needless to say, the first half has been excellent! We’re going to hit $1 Million this Saturday. Money pledged (including PayPal):... (Read More)

Iron Harvest - Update #7: Race to Multiplayer, New Reward Tiers, Demo

March 27th - via:
Including PayPal, backers pledged over $900,000 up to this point! That means we (Read More)

Race to Multiplayer; New Reward Tiers; Demo

March 26th - via:
Race to Multiplayer Including PayPal, backers pledged over $900,000 up to this point! That means we’re less than $100k away from the multiplayer stretch goal and less than $300k away to reach all main-game stretch goals! $300k in 18 days is doable,... (Read More)

What Is Everybody Doing & All Singleplayer Stretch Goals Reached!

March 23rd - via:
$850k Reached!YES! 10 days into our 32 days Kickstarter campaign, we’ve reached all singleplayer stretch goals! Huge thanks, everybody. Next stop: Multiplayer! As always: If you want the actual numbers (including PayPal), please check out... (Read More)

Road to Alpha 1; Discord Channel for Backers

March 19th - via:
State of the campaign The campaign is chugging along nicely; we reached the third funding goal today. We’re entering the usual mid-campaign plateau and we’ll try to keep interest up. To learn the actual pledge level (including PayPal payments),... (Read More)

For Backers only: The Private Discord Channel

March 19th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Re-Roll: This Week

March 16th - via:
The board game (and board game-related!) news that caught our attention for the week ending March 16, 2018. (Read More)

Annotated Gameplay Video; PayPal Shop

March 15th - via: & PayPal shop Did you know? At you can see the Kickstarter pledge level INCLUDING PayPal payments. When you support Iron Harvest at, you can… …pay with PayPal (and various other... (Read More)

Iron Harvest, the RTS about farmers and mechs in the 1920s, is a Kickstarter success

March 15th - via:
Iron Harvest is an upcoming RTS set in a 1920s we never actually experienced, with giant, steam-driven war-bots and farmers earning fortunes digging up the "iron harvest" of weapons, ammunition, and shrapnel left behind by the First World War. (Read More)

Funding Goal Reached!

March 14th - via:
We reached our funding goal after less than 36 hours! That’s huge, thank you all! THANK YOU! Usually, Kickstarter campaigns make about 35-40% of their money in the first 3 days. If that’s the case for our Iron Harvest campaign as well, we very... (Read More)

Multiplayer, Windows 7 & New Reward Tiers

March 14th - via:
…but first of all: A quick look at the first 24 hours 24 hours in, we’re currently at over 355.000 Dollars, which is about 80% of the funding goal. We should reach our goal today, which is super sweet! We knew there was a huge interest in Iron... (Read More)

Update #2 Funding goal reached!

March 14th - via:
We reached our funding goal after less than 36 hours! That (Read More)

Iron Harvest Launches on Kickstarter, Promising Classic RTS Awesomeness

March 13th - via:
Real Time Strategy games have changed over the years, but it's great to get back to basics and Iron Harvest combines classic RTS gameplay with modern tech. (Read More)

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