About Prison Architect

Prison Architect is the fifth game installment produced by Introversion Software and is a strategic prison simulation where the player can design and manage their own prison facility. The game is currently in its released state after going through 36 alpha builds. The fifth installment now receives infrequent updates from its developers.

Current Version
Update 17

About the Wiki

This wiki page acts as a central source for information regarding all the elements that make up Prison Architect. All users with accounts are welcome to contribute to our articles and pages - we are an ever-growing wiki!

NOTE: Many of the images and files that appear on our wikipedia are copyrighted. Some are legally borrowed from other wikia sites. Files, including the wikia background, will always be used in a way that qualifies as fair use under US copyright law.

Prison Architect has released the early developments of a multiplayer mode. You can now co-build a prison with friends! Most standard Prison Architect elements are disabled but will soon be available for multiplayer interaction!


NOTE: Smaller announcements are removed after seven days.

  • [16/10/18] - All ground materials and flooring types have been deleted and moved to the materials page.
  • [16/10/18] - The staff needs page has been deleted and its content has been updated and moved to the needs page.
  • [20/10/18] - IMPORTANT: This Wiki is going under maintenance. Pages that require major renovation will be locked and updated by an administrator personally. Any pages you think require a big update, please let an administrator know by leaving a message on their wall.
  • [21/10/18] - The 'Campaign Character' and 'Campaign Only' categories have been retired and their contents have been merged into 'Campaign'.
  • [22/10/18] - The wikipedia has undergone a new makeover!

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