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The Block is a creative city-building game where you place buildings and trees to make beautiful miniature scenes. Inspired by games like Dorfromantik, there are no time limits, objectives or enemies. The randomly generated pieces offer countless unique creations as you let your mind wander, making for a unique and meditative game.

Unfortunately, The Block is not available on Android, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox X|S or iOS. However, we recommend the following games that offer a similar experience or theme:

DetailsGame Details

Release Date: 16/12/2022

Out Now: Mac and PC

Expected Content Rating: PEGI 3

Skill Rating: 3+ year-olds

Players: 1

Genres: World Building and Creative

Accessibility: 23 features

Components: 2D Overhead, Blocks and Grid

Developer: Paul Schnepf (@Paul_Schnepf)

Costs: Purchase cost

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