Greenheart Games is gearing up for a Steam release of its satirical game development studio sim, Game Dev Tycoon,
next Thursday, August 29.
Game Dev Tycoon
received community approval via Steam Greenlight back in May
. Prior to its Greenlight campaign, Game Dev Tycoon
game earned a degree of notoriety for its unique anti-piracy measures
, which punished player theft in-game with studio failure and bankruptcy.
The Steam version of Game Dev Tycoon
is currently up for preorder
at a 20 percent discount.