The Kingdom games are notable for their minimalist gameplay that has a handful of controls. Starting a brand new game the monarch will be guided by the ghost through a simple tutorial in which the basic controls will be taught. This tutorial is adapted to each platform and its controls.

Game controlsEdit

The PC versions of classicIcon Classic Kingdom: Classic and the PC, mobile and Nintendo Switch versions of newlandsIcon NewLands Kingdom: New Lands have the following control scheme:

Actions Controls
PC Mobile Nintendo Switch
Move left A or ← Drag gamepad left Directional left
Move right D or → Drag gamepad right Directional right
Sprint Double tap move button or hold Shift while moving Drag gamepad all the way to the right or the left L or R
Drop coin S or ↓ Tap A
Pay coins Hold S or ↓
(when the paying circles appear)
Drag down
(when the paying circles appear)
Hold A
(when the paying circles appear)

Some mobile versions feature touch controls with a virtual game pad. Other devices will accept physical extra controllers as seen in this case.


Options scr

The Options panel for Kingdom: New Lands

The game options are self-explanatory, as seen on the newlandsIcon NewLands New Lands PC version options panel in the image, with the exception of Blazon setting, explained here.

The player is able to choose zoom, sound levels, and music levels. Language options are English, Finnish, French, German, Icelandic, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Chinese, and Danish.

Kingdom Wiki Pages
Villagers Archers Builders Farmers
Knights The Financier / Banker The Merchant Hermits
Town Center Walls Towers Farms
Siege Workshop & Catapult The Boat
Vagrants (Camps) Wildlife Mounts Architecture Shrine
Statues Trees Ruins Signpost
The Greed
Greedlings Floaters Breeders Portals
Other Content
Blazons Islands Daycycle & Seasons Vendors & Tools
Coins Tax Chest Patch Notes Achievements
Strategy Unlockables Soundtrack Game Controls