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The Castle Doctrine

Rating Summary

Based on 9 critic reviews
Weak Man

OpenCritic Rating

59

Top Critic Average

11%

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Based on 9 critic reviews
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General Information

Available on:PCJan 29, 2014

Developer: Jason Rohrer

Genres: MMO, RPG

The Castle Doctrine is a massively-multiplayer game of burglary and home defense. It's 1991, and things are bad. You're a guy with a house and family. Other players are coming to take what's yours. Build security to stop them. Study their houses, buy tools, and break in to take what's theirs. Everything you do is permanent.

The Castle Doctrine Reviews

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A merciless and thoughtfully-designed online strategy game whose clever systems enable a unique and troubling experience.

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A a grim, unsatisfying and morally dubious exercise in frustration and empathy suppression.

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This is definitely a niche title, but those looking for something well off the beaten path won't be disappointed

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GameSpot

Nick Capozzoli
4 / 10
GameSpot

The Castle Doctrine is a poorly balanced structure built on an unstable foundation.

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