The Talos Principle

Overcome more than 120 immersive puzzles through the eyes of an advanced artificial intelligence construct and unveil your significance at the behest of your creators. Deploy sophisticated technology to unravel each predicament entombed within digital recreations of humanity’s ruins. Divert drones, disable turrets, and even replicate time to prove your worth beneath an ancient sky.

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Posted by smulan on Jun 22, 2015

Arcadia and old Egypt Valve style

A lackluster variation on Portals puzzle mechanics. Laser beams, companion cubes and jumping through air but far from the production values of Valve. The puzzles themselves are fairly interesting at times but the environments dull and repetitive... Read the review »

Posted by Antrax on May 30, 2015

Simply superb

Steam says it took me 27 hours to fully complete The Talos Principle. It was time well-spent. It's a very well-designed puzzle game, teeming with secrets upon secrets and many challenging optional conundrums. I have some minor nitpicks, but they'... Read the review »

Posted by charmer on Jan 11, 2015

Philosofical sci-fi puzzler with a surprisingly complex story

The Talos Principle (TTP) stands on the shoulders of giants. Among those being Portal, Myst, and Antichamber. That's not to say TTP does not bring its own stock of new ideas to the table. Discovery in TTP plays a major role so the less details you... Read the review »

Game Information

Platform iPad, iPhone, Mac, PC, PlayStation 4, Linux, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive
Perspective First-Person
Control Gamepad, Keyboard
Gameplay Puzzle
Genre Science Fiction
Theme -
Graphic Style Illustrated realism
Presentation Realtime 3D
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media Internet download