Getting Started

Embarking on an adventure in BLOCKLORDS involves a blend of strategy, resource management, and tactical gameplay. Here's a comprehensive guide to help you navigate through the initial stages of the game and set you up for a successful journey in this immersive world.

Starting Your BLOCKLORDS Journey

What to Expect:
  1. 1.
    Download the Game: Visit the Epic Games Store, add BLOCKLORDS to your library, and install the game.
  2. 2.
    Register an Account: Go to and sign up. You can also register in-game using your Epic Games account, email, or single sign-on (SSO) options.
  3. 3.
    Engage in Trading: Trade $LORDS tokens and explore the Heroes & Banners Marketplace for new acquisitions.
Getting Started:
  • Farming Tutorial: Learn the art of farming under the guidance of the farmer tutorial companion. Use QEWASD keys for navigation and follow mission prompts.
  • Initial Tasks: Your first mission will involve sending the Villager Squad to collect wood, a vital resource in the game.
Key Features to Explore:
  • Squad and Hero Menus: Check out the squad, hero, and building panels to understand your resources and capabilities.
  • Mission Management: Engage in current missions and view season missions to progress in the game.
  • Hero Commands: Take a look at your hero commands and understand how they influence your gameplay.
Expanding Your Farm:
  • Building and Recruiting: As your farm grows, construct new buildings like the lumbermill and recruit squads such as Lumberjacks for specific tasks.
  • Resource Management: Ensure you have enough resources and tools before starting new constructions.
Dealing with Events:
  • Event Resolution: Look out for red exclamation marks indicating events. These can affect your gameplay and offer unique rewards.
  • Squad and Hero Stamina: Monitor energy levels and send heroes and squads to rest when needed.
Advanced Management:
  • Resource Configuration: In the field, cow pen, and windmill menus, adjust your yield settings for optimal resource production.
  • Upgrades and Market Transactions: Upgrade your status to unlock new buildings and use the marketplace to buy or sell resources.
Exporting Heroes:
  • Hero Export: If you decide to export a hero from the game, remove them from their squad, navigate to the Hero tab, and follow the steps for exportation.

Key Gameplay Aspects

  • Farming and Resource Collection: Utilize the Villager Squad to collect essential resources like wood.
  • Building Construction: Expand your farm by constructing buildings like lumbermills and recruiting squads for specific tasks.
  • Event Management: Pay attention to events marked by red exclamation marks and make decisions to resolve them effectively.
  • Hero and Squad Management: Keep an eye on stamina levels and manage your heroes and squads to maintain their efficiency.
  • Marketplace Usage: Buy and sell resources in the marketplace to support your farm's growth.
  1. 1.
    Future Availability on Steam:
    • Upon full release, BLOCKLORDS will also be available on Steam. You can wishlist it there in preparation.
  2. 2.
    Minimum and Recommended Specs:
    • Minimum Specs:
      • OS: Windows 64-bit
      • CPU: Intel 2nd gen i3 / AMD FX series
      • Memory: 6 GB RAM
      • GPU: Nvidia 1050Ti / AMD Radeon HD7950
      • DirectX: DirectX 11
    • Recommended Specs:
      • OS: Windows 64-bit
      • CPU: Intel 4th gen i5 / AMD Ryzen 7
      • Memory: 8 GB RAM
      • GPU: Nvidia 1660Ti / AMD R9 Fury X
      • DirectX: DirectX 12
      • Storage: 20GB
  3. 3.
    Creating a BLOCKLORDS Account:
    • Once the game is installed, you can sign in with your existing web account or create a new account using your Epic login. Social logins and email logins are also available.
This guide should help you navigate the initial steps of your BLOCKLORDS adventure, setting you up for an epic journey in this dynamic medieval strategy game. Enjoy your journey to becoming a legend in the BLOCKLORDS universe!