Welcome to Keep the Peace! This roadmap represents our current aspirations for the game, both in the short-term and the long-term. KTP is still early in its development and all features, plans, and schedules are subject to change, especially as we get more and more feedback from folks like you. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to visit our forums and our official chat server, where you can share your ideas and chat with fellow fans and the KTP team!

Thank you for your support of Keep the Peace!

Phase I

  • Basic conflict resolution orders
  • Unarmed combat
  • New incident types: fight, assault
  • Injury system
  • AI ambulances
  • Officer equipment / loadouts
  • Basic armed combat
  • New incident types: shooting
  • Consequences of injuries on skills & abilities
  • Officer medical leave
  • Improved officer tactics: cover system
  • New equipment: baton; melee weapons for suspects
  • Basic impacts from incident outcomes
  • CPU-related lag optimizations
  • New structures / map updates
  • Completion of the new “incident outcomes” syste
  • Aggregate scores for your citizens’ perceived security and satisfaction with the police
  • Modding tow truck and ambulance skins
  • Fixes and optimizations
  • Major update to incident management interface, including:
    • Ability to issue orders to selected units by right-clicking directly on elements on the map
    • Edit existing orders by clicking them on the map
    • See exactly what orders are active by hovering over units or elements on the map
    • Streamlined incident details window
    • New info displayed for the success chance and risk chance of certain orders
  • Various other UI updates
  • Various other AI updates
  • More improvements to conflict management system

Phase II (Current)

Phase II focuses on strategic elements of the KTP gameplay, including officer development (e.g. training, experience, promotions), new patrol and mission mechanics, more complex incidents (including hot pursuits), dynamic neighbourhoods with needs and characteristics that change over time, and community-police relations.

  • Brand new map with new structures, place types, and other visual enhancements
  • Completely overhauled user interface
  • New mission system for sending units on various types of patrols and other types of assignment
  • New officer skills system
  • Rebuilt incident management system
  • Improvements to new map
  • Numerous UI updates
  • Introduction of new officer skills system
  • New officer skills, experience and training system
  • Completely rebuilt Artificial Intelligence system
  • New officer orders
  • Rebuilt combat & injury system
  • New incident types
  • Major UI updates

Phase III

  • Investigations
  • Government Relations
  • Community Relations
  • Policies & Programs

Phase IV

  • Complex Incidents
  • Complaints / Inquiries / Lawsuits
  • Political System

Unscheduled Major Features

The following are major groups of features that we hope to include in the future but that are currently not scheduled within the roadmap. This list is highly likely to change as time goes on as we re-evaluate our priorities based on testing and feedback from our Alpha Team community members.

  • Dynamic Cities
  • Progressive “Storytelling”
  • Variable Maps & Starting Conditions
  • Careers
  • Day / Night Cycle
  • Weather

Ongoing Efforts

The following are also planned for Keep the Peace but will be phased in gradually while working on other sets of features. Thus, these items don’t neatly fit into any one phase or release.

  • Save / Load System
  • Localization System & Translations
  • Ambient Pedestrian & Vehicular Traffic
  • Vehicle Physics & Improved Pathfinding
  • Sound Effects & Music
  • New Content
    • Vehicles & equipment
    • Characters
    • Animations
    • Buildings, environment, etc.
    • Incident & investigation types
    • Maps

All features, plans, and schedules are subject to change!

Got questions? Visit our forums and our official chat server to share your ideas, speculate about future features, and converse with fellow fans and the KTP team.