Let’s Get Digging
No guts, no glory!
Become a gold miner. Work hard, dig deep, explore the world, and you’ll become the wealthiest person in Alaska. Use a variety of specialist machines to find as much gold as you can.
Sit behind the wheel of multiple vehicles such as excavator, drill, front-end loader, bulldozer, and others. The whole gold mining operation depends on your operating skills!
Realistic mining process
Keep improving your gold mining business. Start with a simple bucket and a
Failures & repairs
Experience the challenging life of a chief mechanic. Various parts of machines can break when least expected and cost you big time.
Four seasons cycle
Experience harsh Alaskan Winter and get excited about new gold mining season with the first Spring breeze. Prices and items durability change throughout the year. Extreme temperatures can also harm your gold mining business.
Highly detailed machines
Admire highly detailed vehicles and gold mining machines. Purchase new and more efficient wash plant parts to increase your earnings.
Based on Discovery Channel TV Series
Make your gold mining dream come true! Start with nothing but few spare bucks and work your way up to becoming the millionaire. Gold Rush: The Game is a gold mining simulator based on smash-hit TV Series from Discovery Channel. Let’s get digging!
4 unique claims
We created a big, detailed world with four unique gold mining claims. On each, you will find a fully deformable terrain. Each fragment of our world has its own background story you can discover in your spare time.
Pressure & power system
Manage both water and electrical power usage. If the demand for power or water in the network is greater than supply, the machines will stop working.
Blacksmith & magnetite system
Visit the blacksmith to smelt all the gold you’ve dug. Take advantage of the collected magnetite to upgrade the blacksmith equipment to make the smelting cheaper, faster, and lossless.
Show off your gold mining experience with Steam achievements. Can you get them all?
Compete against other gold miners and prove who’s the most successful prospector in Gold Rush: The Game!
Frequently Asked Questions
Will Gold Rush have console versions?
Yes! PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions have been funded on Kickstarter and we’re doing our best do deliver them as soon as possible. Once we have a solid release date set, we’ll announce it on our channels.
Will there be a multiplayer mode?
Gold Rush is a singleplayer sandbox experience. We are aware, that many players would like to have a multiplayer option, but it would require rewriting most of the game. Therefore there are no plans for adding multiplayer/co-op mode.
I am experiencing technical issues/my game crashes. What can I do?
Primarily, please check our Steam Community’s threads: https://steamcommunity.com/app/451340/discussions/2/
In most of the cases, someone has already answered your question or resolved the issue. If your problem is unique, feel free to create a new thread.
Will there be more machines?
We have added several new machines to the game after the release, including: Dump Truck, Drill, Gold Nuggetator, Pumps, etc. At the moment there are no plans for adding new machines.
What controllers can I use?
Gold Rush: The Game officially supports Keyboard+Mouse, as well as Xbox One and PlayStation 4 gamepads. There is no official support for steering wheels and joysticks, but it might be possible to use third-party emulators to integrate those controllers with the game. There is, however, no possibility to use two same joysticks to play.
Can I create custom mods?
Unfortunately, mods are not supported.
Can we expect more updates?
Yes! In one of the upcoming updates you can expect Leaderboards.