This game is now available on Steam!

Thanks for your help in getting this game selected for distribution via Steam. More information including a link to the Steam store page can be found below.

Greenlight is being retired. For more information on how to submit games to steam, refer to this blog post.
Tidal Tribe
Genre: Simulation
Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English, French, German
Players: Single-player
Nov 26, 2015 @ 9:15am
Mar 25 @ 4:45am

View Tidal Tribe in the store

Store page
Recent Announcements View All (2)
A quick update
Tidal Tribe has been Greenlit
Release date: Q2 2017
Tidal Tribe is a first-person god game where your only power is raising or lowering the terrain. The world is set on a shore which is constantly hit by waves. The water from these waves must be used to create rivers and lakes which will then let plants grow, your only source of food. These plants have different growth requirements and providing enough of all types is necessary to satisfy all the needs of your NPCs. At the same time though you also gotta pay attention that the waves don't flood and destroy the villages and plants, a lack of fruits and the following poverty might cause even more problems. And who knows what conflicts might arise if someone decides to fence some fertile land and decide that from now on it belongs to himself...

  • Dynamic terrain, water and vegetation (it's like building a sandcastle at the beach... but with plants and little people running around!)
  • 3 game modes: story, free game, challenge
  • (Hopefully) interesting and fun AI: they can cooperate, they can become egotistical jerks, they might have to become criminals. And sometimes they even have to take a bath (always provide enough soap berries!). Oh, and if there's someone you don't like: just flood his hut.
  • Story full of humor (and some political topics). And multiple endings.


Is this game like From Dust?
In terms of the terrain and water they are similar. But unlike From Dust there's a big focus on the AI and society simulation, so in the end they play totally different.
Popular Discussions View All (1)
Dec 18, 2015 @ 12:32pm
Release Date?
< >
Swanic Dec 10, 2016 @ 4:30am 
ok thanks ;)
PowPit  [author] Dec 9, 2016 @ 2:25pm 
Q2 2017 is my current goal, as usually things took a bit longer than expected. Most of the stuff is done though by now, it's mainly finishing some levels and debugging/testing.
Swanic Dec 2, 2016 @ 2:50am 
any info on when its coming out?
💕 Houlihan4077 💕 Apr 1, 2016 @ 11:30am 
javierucu Feb 9, 2016 @ 2:35am 
hi, I think this project looks fantastic.Nice cover. This kind of games are exciting. Now i´m finishing the soundtrack in other game and it would be great to work beside such a promising team. I think my music could fit well in your project. You could listen some of it here: What do you think? my email is: Thank you. Good Job.
Mango Feb 8, 2016 @ 8:48pm 
Is this inspired by From Dust? ;)
Amaro Kai Feb 3, 2016 @ 2:33pm 
Really nice concept. Look forward to seeing it on early access.
PowPit  [author] Feb 3, 2016 @ 8:04am 
Once the game is in its beta I might need some people to test it, yup :)
Meatlancer Jan 28, 2016 @ 4:19pm 
I love games where you play as god or simulate the world developing! I was wondering if you needed anyone to test out the game and find bugs, which I would be happy to help out.
Gumball Jan 9, 2016 @ 10:33am 
nice idea remember me startopia deck 3 ^^