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Boxed games bought from a store

If you have a problem with a boxed version of the game, please consult Firefly Studios Support at


Games downloaded from Steam

Steam will happily issue a refund for a game for any reason if the request meets the following criteria:


1) the request is made within 14 days of purchase


2) the title has been played for less than 2 hours


For more information visit

To request a refund visit

If you own a monitor with G-Sync functions and experience crashes with Stronghold. Please switch off the G-Sync function.

You can do this by following these instructions -

1. Open Nvidia Control Panel
2. Click on the + to expand the Display section
3. Select "Set up G-SYNC"
4. Uncheck this box to disable G-Sync.

Links to fansites with downloadable maps and campaigns can be found by going to:



You can also find maps and campaigns in the Steam Workshops site for Space Colony:

Yes. You can skip levels by going to the bridge screen while in-game, then clicking on the mothership. Then pressing Alt+Shift+Y you will see the mission success screen appear.

You can change the text language of your game and maps by installing the patch and selecting the language, you wish to install in. The speech would still be in German though.

Use windows explorer to delete files from your saves folder. You can't delete them from within the game.

You can delete buildings using the sell option. Just click on the dollar symbol on the left interface panel and then click on the object to sell. Click the right mouse button to clear the sell cursor. The cost drops over time, the quicker you sell it the more credits you will receive.