sudo vim /etc/pacman.conf
#symbols. I was missing
SigLevelin my conf so if you are also missing just add it in the correct spot as shown.
[multilib] SigLevel = PackageRequired Include = /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist
sudo pacman -Syyu
sudo pacman -S dwarffortress
gpasswd -a [user] games.
sudo pacman -S xorg-server-xvfb
Xvfb :1 -screen 0 1024x768x16 &
Now you can log in over SSH and play Dwarf Fortress in your terminal! Keep in mind you may have to export the display before each new run if you are using tmux or screen.
To run Dwarf Fortress on Arch type: