Like many strategy games, Prison Architect can be hard to get into, and can often be very difficult. To help you on your way. To creating a successful prison, I have gathered some tips and tricks I have learned thus far. Feel free to comment with your own tips and tricks!
Use the planning tool wisely. As soon as you start a new map, pause it and begin planning!
Metal Detectors are a great way to find hidden items on your prisoners. Put a few in a place where prisoners have to pass by every now and then, and if the metal detector catches an item, it will tag the prisoner to be searched by a guard.
Unless you have the More Grants mod, you’re likely going to run out of grants. The only other way to make a large amount of cash is by building a workshop! Use them…