Dwarf Fortress Infographics

Industry

Industry - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

Layout suggestions for various industries.

Starting Flowchart

Starting Flowchart - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A flowchart to help beginners get started on a new fortress.

Circles

Circles - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

In case you don't know how to make circles, follow this guide. You'll eventually learn how on your own.

Terraforming

Terraforming - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A graphical representation of how dwarven terraforming with buildings and mining works.

Industry Flowchart

Industry Flowchart - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A flowchart including various industries, their products, how they relate to each other, and what is required to do/make certain things.

Dwarf Status at a Glance

Dwarf Status at a Glance - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A visual guide to what each flashing icon on your dwarves means; much easier than looking at each individual dwarf and sorting through their status.

Water

Water - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A guide to how water works, in flowchart form, now with cuter water.

Gem Flowchart

Gem Flowchart - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A flowchart about what gems can be used for, and how to use them.

Geology

Geology - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A visual guide to ores, minerals, metals, alloys, and where to find them.

Screw Pump

Screw Pump - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

An isometric visual representation of a screw pump at work.

Material Flowchart

Material Flowchart - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A flowchart documenting which materials can be made into what.

Metal Industry

Metal Industry - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

An informative chart detailing the finer points of the metal industry, smithing, and furnace-ing.

Metals and Ores

Metals and Ores - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A chart detailing which metals come from which ores, and which alloys come from which metals.

Military Flowchart

Military Flowchart - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

The idiot's guide to DF's overcomplicated military system.

Plant Processing Flowchart

Plant Processing Flowchart - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A flowchart detailing what to do with all those plants.

Producing Steel

Producing Steel - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

How to make steel, for dummies.

Pump Stack Illustration

Pump Stack Illustration - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A hand-drawn illustration of a pump stack and how it works.

Pump Stack: Animated

Pump Stack: Animated - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

How to make a pump stack and how it works: in animated 3D.

Pump Stack: Isometric

Pump Stack: Isometric - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

An isometric view of a pump stack.

Pump Stack: Top View

Pump Stack: Top View - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A companion illustration to the original one, detailing the pump stack from above.

Self-Filling Well

Self-Filling Well - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

How to make a self-filling well. (Requires a river)

Sphere Guide

Sphere Guide - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

A basic outline of how to make a sphere over multiple Z-levels. The basic thing to remember is: just stack circles of larger, then smaller sizes.

Wood Industry

Wood Industry - Dwarf Fortress Infographics

An informative flowchart detailing wood, how it works, what it can be used for, and why the elves hate you.