Welcome to the ECO Wiki!
ECO is an online world from Strange Loop Games where players must build civilization using resources from an ecosystem that can be damaged and destroyed. The world of ECO is an incredibly reactive one, and whatever any player does in the world affects the underlying ecosystem, potentially in destructive ways. With so many players in a world, how wouldn’t the world instantly be destroyed, whether purposely by trolls or through greed/ignorance, by a small number of players?
Finding A Server
In order to play ECO you will need a server, There are no official servers at the launch of alpha, however Strange Loop Games have stated that the will be hosting servers further down the road. A few community servers have been set up;
Got questions? Please read our Frequently Asked Questions
STEP ONE: HIT TAB
This is the single most important question: WHY AM I NOT LOOKING AROUND WITH MY MOUSE?! The answer is simple... you have not yet hit tab.
It works like this: Eco has two "modes": UI Mode and Moving Mode. When you load up Eco, you are in UI Mode. hit tab to switch between the two. You must be in your Movement mode to look around, and you must be in UI Mode to do things like select blueprints, eat, etc etc.
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