Steam Price $29.99
Release Date 10/6/2015
Developers
Publisher Paradox Interactive
Steam App Id 233450

Prison Architect

Only the world’s most ruthless Warden can contain the world’s most ruthless inmates. Design and develop your personalized penitentiary in Prison Architect.

Last Updated: 7/13/2024

1,954 Players In-Game
Player Score
88
62,441
7,072
Platforms
  • Windows
  • Mac
  • Linux
  • Steam Deck (Playable)

About Prison Architect

Prison Architect is a Simulation, Indie, and Strategy game developed by Double Eleven, and Introversion Software. On 10/6/2015, it was released on the Steam Store by Paradox Interactive.

It can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Prison Architect on the Steam Deck but some functionality may not be fully supported.

It also supports 15 languanges in-game including English, French, Italian, German, and Korean. Each language comes with varying levels of support for the in-game interface, audio, and fully translated subtitles.

According to Steam’s category system, Prison Architect supports the following features:

  • Steam Achievements
  • Family Sharing
  • Includes level editor
  • Steam Cloud
  • Steam Trading Cards
  • Steam Workshop
  • Single-player

From the Steam community, Prison Architect has been tagged with the following user tags:

  • Top-Down
  • Strategy
  • Indie
  • Casual
  • Moddable
  • Singleplayer
  • 2D
  • Building
  • Colony Sim
  • Capitalism
  • City Builder
  • Economy
  • Management
  • Multiplayer
  • Sandbox
  • Replay Value
  • Simulation
  • Base Building
  • Funny
  • Resource Management

Media & Sceenshots

Watch the featured video for Prison Architect and see the latest screenshots from the Steam Store.

Prison Architect DLC

Prison Architect has 12 downloadable add-ons available for purchase on Steam which include Prison Architect - Jungle Pack, Prison Architect - Free For Life, and Prison Architect - Island Bound.

Related Bundles

Prison Architect is included in 3 bundles in the Steam Store. Purchasing through a bundle can give a large discount off the game's base price if you are willing to purchase multiple apps all at once.

ImageNameAppsPackagesPriceActions
Prison Architect - Total Lockdown banner image
Prison Architect - Total Lockdown1311$29.14View
Mega Management Bundle banner image
Mega Management Bundle77$159.23View
Paradox Build It Bundle banner image
Paradox Build It Bundle55$111.95View
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Related Packages

Prison Architect is referenced by 1 package in the Steam Store. A package (or sub) is simply an item that can be purchased on Steam.

NamePriceActions
Prison Architect$7.49View

Supported Languages and Localizations

Prison Architect is available in 15 different languages with varying levels of support for the in-game interface, audio, and fully translated subtitles.

NameInterfaceAudioSubtitles
English
Yes
No
No
French
Yes
No
No
Italian
Yes
No
No
German
Yes
No
No
Korean
Yes
No
No
Polish
Yes
No
No
Portuguese-Brazil
Yes
No
No
Russian
Yes
No
No
Chinese (Simplified)
Yes
No
No
Spanish (Spain)
Yes
No
No
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Prison Architect data has been sourced from:

  • Valve Corporation. (2024, July 13). Prison Architect on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, July 13). Prison Architect. Steam Community Hub.
  • Metacritic. (2024, July 13). Prison Architect for PC Reviews. Metacritic.
  • Double Eleven. (2023, July 8). Prison Architect. Prison Architect.

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