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* Get your [[Kitchen]] and [[Canteen]] up and running before the first prisoners show up, and be sure to hire some [[Cooks]] - nothing irritates a prisoner more than an empty stomach!
 
* Get your [[Kitchen]] and [[Canteen]] up and running before the first prisoners show up, and be sure to hire some [[Cooks]] - nothing irritates a prisoner more than an empty stomach!
 
* Place your [[Kitchen]] and [[Canteen]] in close proximity to one another to ensure ease of access for your cooks, just make sure the inmates don't have access to the [[Kitchen]].
 
* Place your [[Kitchen]] and [[Canteen]] in close proximity to one another to ensure ease of access for your cooks, just make sure the inmates don't have access to the [[Kitchen]].
* Prison doors can be set with access rights - make sure your exterior doors are set to staff only.
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* There are three kinds of prison doors: The jail door, which only can open from a guard, the normal doors, which everyone can use and the staff only doors. Make sure you had build this doors there, where your prisoners shouldn't be.
 
**Also, you can mark areas as "''staff only''" in [[Deployment]] for wide-scale control..
 
**Also, you can mark areas as "''staff only''" in [[Deployment]] for wide-scale control..
 
* Make sure that your prisoners don't have access to the outer edge of the map. Inmates will make a run for it if they have a chance.
 
* Make sure that your prisoners don't have access to the outer edge of the map. Inmates will make a run for it if they have a chance.

Revision as of 14:49, 17 April 2013

A Prison is the location and environment where the entire game (Prison Architect) is set. You start (in Sandbox Mode at least) with a plot of land (size customisable upon creating a new Prison), a Deliveries zone, a Garbage area and 8 workmen.

Components

A prison is comprised of:

Tips

  • Every prison needs a Warden - he should be one of your first hires. Build him a nice office and he'll open up a whole range of advanced facilities via the bureaucracy system.
  • Individual jail cells are expensive, especially early on when funds are very tight. Save money by starting with a large Holding Cell instead, which can be shared between many prisoners at once.
  • Get your Kitchen and Canteen up and running before the first prisoners show up, and be sure to hire some Cooks - nothing irritates a prisoner more than an empty stomach!
  • Place your Kitchen and Canteen in close proximity to one another to ensure ease of access for your cooks, just make sure the inmates don't have access to the Kitchen.
  • There are three kinds of prison doors: The jail door, which only can open from a guard, the normal doors, which everyone can use and the staff only doors. Make sure you had build this doors there, where your prisoners shouldn't be.
    • Also, you can mark areas as "staff only" in Deployment for wide-scale control..
  • Make sure that your prisoners don't have access to the outer edge of the map. Inmates will make a run for it if they have a chance.
    • A good way to deal with this is to surround your prison with Fence or any sort of walling.

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