Resource Management Enters The Sandbox!

The Sandbox
The Sandbox
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2 min readMay 7, 2024


We’re thrilled to introduce our newest addition to the Game Maker: The Resource Management Template!

Dive into an immersive gaming experience while mastering exciting new mechanics. Unravel the intricacies of the template and refine your game design skills!

What is a Resource Management Game?

Resource management games have surged in popularity, following in the footsteps of acclaimed titles like SimCity, Factorio, and Rollercoaster Tycoon. These games challenge players to strategically allocate and optimize resources to build and manage thriving virtual worlds. From constructing cities to running theme parks, players must balance efficiency, sustainability, and creativity to succeed.

With our new Resource Management template, you can construct buildings, allocate resources, unlock new infrastructures through a research system, and expand your empire with each calculated decision.

How Do I Start?

We have everything you need to easily start building:

The Resources Management Template
Access a pre-designed gaming experience that showcases the core mechanics of resource management games. Utilize it as a foundation, grasp the fundamental concepts, tailor it to suit your vision, and unleash your imagination and ingenuity!

Get it here!

Explore the nuances of resource management games through our detailed official documentation. Discover concise explanations and expert tips to elevate your game development prowess!

Become a master of the craft with our official guide, HERE.

Video Tutorials
Need guidance or visual aid? Tune in to our live tutorials on our Twitch channel. From resource allocation to financial management, our video will lead you through each phase of the development process, step by step.

Watch them here.

Don’t miss the opportunity to make your mark in the dynamic realm of Resource Management. With the Resource Management template in The Sandbox, the potential is boundless, mirroring the abundance of resources available for allocation and optimization to build your digital empire. Whether you’re an experienced pro or just starting out in game development, this addition encourages you to unleash your creativity and delve into new challenges.