Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to the most common questions,
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How to be active with the Ruin community?

We are always online and quickly reply to questions at our Ruin Discord we encourage everyone interested in Ruin to join.

Can anyone host a server?

Yes, in the future you will be able to host your own server but at the moment the server is not public.

How can I play Ruin?

You can download and play Ruin for free during the open beta.

Can anyone sign up for an account?

Yes, anyone can sign up for an account, visit portal or register ingame at login screen.

Is there a Ruin backstory?

Yes, content related to the story for Ruin will be released overtime on the Lore page at playruin.com/lore. Keep a lookout for new content related to the lore of the game.

Whats the goal for the player in Ruin?

In short the goal for the player in Ruin is to survive on a new world. You will be able to build your character with a set of abilities that make him have a playstyle you prefer and to learn crafting skills related to what you want to make to contribute to mankinds survival on this new world.

Is open beta released?

Yes, open beta released 1st January 2022 and will see daily to weekly updates.

Is there any bonus content if you pre-order Ruin?

No, at the moment there is no bonus content for pre-ordering Ruin. If we add bonus content or make changes to the pre-order you will recieve those changes, but at the moment no bonus content is planned and this might not change.

Why would I pre-order Ruin?

You would only pre-order Ruin if you want to support the games development, everyone is able to download and play Ruin during open beta.