Welcome to the world of Utopia where YOU create the city and the residents.
"Pixel People takes an apocalyptic future and makes it hopeful, cheerful and bright—if it's where freemium games are headed, we have a lot to look forward to." — Touch Arcade, 5/5
"Pixel People is an excellent and addictive mash-up of town building and element combining. Download it!"— IGN, 9.0/10
"Seriously good" — Computer & Videogames, 8/10
"It's got charm in spades, depth of play and an awful lot of content to keep your fingers busy for a long time to come." — Modojo, 4.5/5
"Simple, elegant and endlessly entertaining" — Kotaku
"The game strikes a great balance between accessibility, with its loveable pixelated population, familiarity, and innovation..." — EDGE
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Greet new clones to Utopia at the arrival centre, then find them a place in your new world. Splice genes of residents and combine their skills to discover new Pixel People to join your thriving city.
• VARIETY IS THE SPLICE OF LIFE
Combine the properties of Utopia residents to create 150 new occupants, each one suited to a special role in your new society. You can create Athlete Stanley Cupp, Judge Judy Schuss, or even Buccaneer Yoho Howe!
• MONEY MONEY MONEY
Each new job you create for a Utopian resident puts money in the bank, and the more residents you place in each building, the more money you make! Use your cash to build more residences, places of work, and to expand your land. Collect or buy Utopium to speed up building processes and reveal secret recipes for creating exotic residents.
• LOTS TO DO
As your population grows, love can blossom in Utopia too, and you can earn a sweet bonus for every 11 love hearts you collect. Bonuses could be coins, Utopium, or even a wild animal to wander your world?
• EASTER EGG
Discover all the secrets of Utopia with Pixel people's delightful hidden secrets — unlock certain buildings for enchanting surprises!
• Create 150 different Pixel People
• Find secret bonuses and minigames inside your buildings
• Distinct pixelated art style
• Move and customize your Pixel Utopia however you wish
-Minor bug fixes
Ratings and Reviews
You download this game and think to yourself “Ah yes, another town building game that I’ll get bored of in a few hours. Cool, cool. At least I know what I’m getting into.” You sit down to play it, and - like many - realize it’s not as straightforward and simple as most other town building games, which is actually one of the greatest pros of this game. Instead of advancing to having to wait FOREVER with just a few hours of game play, the wait times are kept low because of the limitation of space. You’ll have to create workers and save up money to buy expansions to let your town grow. In the meantime, you can get coins and other special items through clever ‘mini-games’, such as finding hearts in your houses or getting coins from special trees.
It’s great if you just want a few minutes to kill, or need something to keep you occupied for hours on end. The game is great, and honestly one of the first games of its kind that I haven’t downloaded after a day or two of playing.
On top of that, the pixel art is freaking beautiful! Compliments to the artist(s) because everything looks gorgeous! Can’t wait to see how big my town can grow and how many jobs I can uncover!
Only fun at first
I’ve played this game for years, and I’ve now hit a wall. While there are plenty of jobs left to create, and I continue to be surprised by the humor, cleverness, and fun building designs in this game, there is a major flaw in later gameplay. The land usage and land expansions are laughably expensive for the money you are making, where it will cost 50+ million for a land expansion (with a discount from a high spirit level!) and be making about 1 million a day. This would mean that it would take you 50 days or more to save up for a small land expansion. Then, if you manage to actually save this up, you barely get any new land. The reason this is so problematic is because land is what allows you to play the game at all. Once you are out of land, you can’t make new jobs or splice new people, because either the job requires land, or you need more housing. If you do manage to save up and expand, you only get about 2 days of actual gameplay before the land is out again (because many jobs require a great deal of land, as does the real estate). I’m very close to deleting the game at this point, just because it is useless and boring at this later stage. It’s a bummer and something I wish they would fix, because I otherwise love the game!
First of all I never play mobile games and this is the first review I have wrote for one purely because I feel like this game deserves it. I’ve seen bad free mobile games. Some full of adds or gross amounts of in app purchases. Obviously they have to make money somehow but it seems ridiculous at times. When I downloaded this game it blew me away. First of all, you can progress very easily without spending a penny. Obviously if you want the game to go faster you can spend money but it isn’t really necessary. None of the wait times in the game are to bad. I haven’t had any over about 10 minutes in the couple hours I’ve played it. So you can easily put it down wait 5 minutes and have 20 minutes worth of things to do when you get back. The adds are here but they aren’t forced and are used only to speed up wait times. The gameplay of this game seems confusing at first but you learn very quickly. The gameplay is a fun and a refreshing change from the normal city builder games. Overall this game deserves 5 stars and if you are looking for a free game to spend some time on and get immediately hooked, I would without a doubt recommend this game.
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- Lamb Damu Pte. Ltd.
- 124 MB
- Requires iOS 8.0 or later.
- Requires iPadOS 8.0 or later.
- iPod touch
- Requires iOS 8.0 or later.
English, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese
- Age Rating
- © 2013 LambdaMu Games
- In-App Purchases
- A Trade Ship's Offer $1.99
- Utopium Pack 1 $1.99
- Utopium Pack 2 $7.99
- Utopium Pack 3 $24.99
- The New Order Theme Pack $6.99
- The Halloween Theme Pack $6.99
- The Force of Nature Theme Pack $6.99
- The Xmas Wonderland Theme Pack $6.99
- The Chinatown Theme Pack $6.99
- The Metropolis Theme Pack $6.99