The HinterLands: Mining Game

The HinterLands: Mining Game

1,000,000 - 5,000,000 downloads

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The HinterLands is a mining game, similar to Terraria or Minecraft, but created specifically for mobile devices.
The game is currently in alpha stage, and will continually be updated with additional features.

The short term goals are to include most of the mechanics from similar mining games, to provide the best experience on mobile devices. The long term goals are to add more focus on RPG elements, and to add additional multiplayer game play mods.

The game is being released as an alpha version to try to get feedback on features you want earlier on, based on feedback.

So please leave a 5 star review, and let me know what you would like to see developed first in the game.

Currently the Game Features:
• Ad supported version - Completely free, but with ads to support development
• WiFi full Multiplayer, Google Play Game services multiplayer- play with anyone anywhere through Google+
• Character Customization (boy, girl, colors of body parts and clothing)
• Randomly generated worlds
• Tools: Axe for chopping down trees and wood; Pickaxe for harvesting dirt/grass, sword for attacking enemies, and hammer for removing items+ backgrounds
• Mobs: A tar and bat enemy, a sheep,bugs and fish neutral mobs
• Saving and Loading World+ Player
• Inventory system (resizable -pinch to zoom)
• Crafting system(in inventory): craft tables, doors, tools, buckets and more
• Beds for changing spawn, Chests, and Anvils+Furnaces for ore based weapons and glass!
• The Hinterlands is now MOGA Enhanced! Available at major retailers, carrier stores and online at
• Lighting system (Initial) and night/ day cycles
• Zooming in game, and even in the inventory
• Chat system in multiplayer
• Basic water and Lava
• Creative mode- start with every world block, and don't lose it when placing

Currently Planned Upcoming Features (highest priority):
• Multiplayer using and Android 4.0+ adhoc wifi
• New character models and animations (+more hairs, outfits, faces)
• Advanced combat system, for making battling enemies tons of fun
• Armor and weapon customization
• New Biomes and Bosses
• A lot more enemy mobs, and non hostile mobs
• Farming
• Flowing liquid

Future Planned Features
• More complex world generation screen (options to make it more mountainous, more water, rich world, ect)
• NPC's for quests, tutorials, and as pets
• Different gameplay mods (PvP, to battle other players, Dota type tower defense, with creep generation from different sides of a world, and turrets)

• Use the left joystick to move around in the game
• Use the right jump button to jump (or up on joystick)
• Either click on a tile up to 4 tiles away, or just click on a side of the screen to harvest tiles closest to you in that direction
• You can save your world and character when you exit the game, which has the button inside your inventory
• Gather trees, turn into lumber, and craft tools. Hold down on a stack to split it(every 1.5s)
• Zoom using 2 fingers in the game, and even in the inventory!
• Move items around in the inventory by holding down on them for 1s
• For Google Multiplayer, sign in, invite a friend or random game, vote for who is host, and start!
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This is a WIP, so let me know what you want to see next and give 5 stars, and I can prioritize upcoming features. Thank you for playing and rating the game!

(9/17/14 Note: Server lists are new, and are still a bit buggy, I hope to have them stable in the next few days)

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Recently changed in this version

• Hopefully fixed new crash when starting up the game on Android 2.3
• lowered method count from 61k to 58k, to fix package file invalid on 2.3
• Hopefully fixed whitescreen
• New attack combo animation, strong attack, block, and changed animation switching to be more fluid
• You can now do combos+ strong attacks + blocking. Might be OP

Let me know if you want to see more in the game, and what you want to see first!
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Comments and ratings for The HinterLands: Mining Game
  • (38 stars)

    by florian-ebert on 25/02/2014

    der mlutiplayer geht bei mir net da kommt immer conecting to server ... x1 conecting to server ... x2 conecting to server ... x3

  • (38 stars)

    by Alrich Steyn on 12/11/2014

    It is an improvement. But needs a cool boss to fight

  • (38 stars)

    by Jacque Johnson on 12/11/2014

    I'm so addicted

  • (38 stars)

    by corrie tadique on 12/11/2014

    I love it! Iyt improved quite allot from the verry firstime I downloaded it. I remember that beds werent available yet. Lol. Question has the lag issue been fixed? it lags very badly that I haI love it! Iyt improved quite allot from the verry firstime I downloaded it. I remember that beds werent available yet. Lol. Question has the lag issue been fixed? it lags very badly that I have to restart th

  • (38 stars)

    by Elena Villa on 12/11/2014

    the hinterlands

  • (38 stars)

    by Joseph Royer on 11/11/2014

    it was awsome befor the update but now it sucks change it back plz

  • (38 stars)

    by Brian Barilla on 11/11/2014

    Retarded nuff said