Banished Ventures

One house to smoke it all

The new smokehouse from your suggestions with a catch-all function for various fish and meat – now available for download and test-smoking.

15 Tips for Banished Survivors

Your banished people have a hard time surviving tough conditions in the North? Here you can find some tips and hints to get a viable start in a Survivor or Anders & Ella scenario…

Turf House – Preview Mod

The Viking Turf Houses from work in progress are now available as a separated preview mod. Main use of this new house type is in early game or in situations where wood is rare.


A new and specialized storehouse from Finland with a passageway and lots of space for clothes, tools and utensils. Single mod and ready for download.

Nordic Infirmary

A new model is just finished, out of the row but filling a gap in the current North mod. The vanilla hospital can now be replaced by this new building from Finland.

Modding Diary – October 2018

Check out the new work in progress for Banished such as flax production, specialized and bigger storehouses as well as a reworked trading post to remove the last vanilla flavor.

Athena Artiste

A new Banished veteran is venturing north. Let’s play with Athena Artiste and a nice bunch of additional mods from Kid, Embx, RedKetchup and Discrepancy.

Modding Diary – September 2018

End of September and time for some more news about the current work in progress, such as wooden idols and a pagan temple for the old gods. And some downloads of finished items.

Modding Diary – August 2018

New models in progress: Building pit houses, making pottery, tailoring tunics and weaving linen as well as repairing a broken windmill…


Modding Diary – July 2018

Version 7 of the North mod is in progress. See what new models were made in the last weeks, like Viking turf houses, frame houses and more.

Frame House Sketches

How-To: Happiness

How the happiness system works in Banished and how to make your people fully happy in the North since the latest mod updates.

happiness example

French Translation

Bienvenue dans le Nord! A French translation is now available for the North 6.2. The mod was fully translated including building textures …

French Translation