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Weedcraft Inc

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Available on:PCApr 11, 2019

Developer: Vile Monarch

Publisher: Devolver Digital

Genres: Simulation, Strategy

Weedcraft Inc explores the business of producing, breeding and selling weed in America, delving deep into the financial, political and cultural aspects of the country's complex relationship with this troublesome and promising plant.

Would-be marijuana moguls will need to prioritize resources carefully as they manage the production and distribution of their weed. Cultivate killer plants, cross-breed them to create unique strains of the devil’s lettuce, hire and manage a growing staff, and be prepared to take on the competition. As in real life, the business of bud presents plenty of opportunity along with a plethora of problems. Decide when and where to take on extra risk to maximize profit, but be careful, the cops and politicians are all working their own angles.

An important, controversial topic presented in an insightful and detailed manner, Weedcraft Inc presents a challenge to those who would rule the reefer, offering a series of diverse scenarios and unique characters to work with (or around) as your budding empire grows. Whether you choose to hobnob with politicians, pay off the police, fight for medical marijuana rights or work the legal system, it’s all in the name of the sticky icky and your cutthroat corporate profits.


Controversy presented with insight.

Manage your budding business’ economy and distribution.

Choices that matter, characters with their own motivations all presented in a story with humor and heart.

Equip your grow room for the best yields and control every element of your grow. Adjust nutrition, water and trim your plants, even breed entirely new strains!

Change the laws, change society and change the way the world around you perceives your product.

Play by the rules, break them or just bend them a little. Morality is on a sliding scale in Weedcraft Inc.

Hire and fire employees, disrupt the competition and the law by any means at your disposal. Or keep your enemies close and make friends, the choice is yours.

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PC Gamer

75 / 100
PC Gamer

Weedcraft, Inc is a tricky tycoon game that overextends itself—but almost nails it.

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6 / 10
Metro GameCentral

An interesting but flawed attempt to tackle the selling and using of cannabis, that never has the courage to take itself entirely seriously.

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5 / 10

Weedcraft is a well-designed management sim with stylish art and catchy music. Generally, it does its job well. Managing things is hectic and engaging, and you can't afford to take your eye off the ball for too long, lest someone take advantage of your ignorance and kick you out of the market and into prison. However, its characters are stale, its dialogue is boring, and its depiction of ill people is really disgusting. These aren't minor flaws by any means and they drastically affect play.

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7 / 10.0
Víctor Rodríguez

Weedcraft Inc is a good management sim, but fails to deliver a message, for or against, about marijuana and its social and economical consequences. A lost chance that could have been way more than just a good game.

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YouTube’s rules don’t justify demonetizing Weedcraft Inc videos

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YouTube is demonetizing videos related to the management sim Weedcraft Inc. It is citing its Drugs policy, but that shouldn't apply.

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