Mystic Pillars: A Story-Based Puzzle Game

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Traverse through mystic landscapes from a bygone era. Unveil the truth by solving addictive puzzles and bring back the glory of an ancient land.

IMAGINATIVE EXPERIENCE

Mystic Pillars is an unique blend of intriguing puzzles and an immersive storyline set in Ancient India, providing you with an engaging gameplay experience. 

HANDCRAFTED PUZZLES

The game is a reimagination of the Indian traditional board game - Ali Guli Mane or the Internationally known variant Mancala. Solve the 100 simple, handcrafted and unique math based spatial puzzles.

JOURNEY ACROSS A MYSTERY LANDSCAPE

Play as a mysterious traveller whose journey across the world lands you in the kingdom of Zampi. Resolve the drought plaguing the once-prosperous kingdom of Zampi by solving puzzles and destroying the magical pillars blocking the water.

STRIKING VISUALS

Highly stylized hand-drawn artwork and animated cutscenes lure you further into the journey as you move from one puzzle to the next.

UNCOVER THE TRUTH

Over the course of your journey, meet characters from the past and uncover events which  led to the downfall of Zampi. 

DISCOVERING THE PAST

The game is greatly influenced by the UNESCO World Heritage site Hampi, India and Indian tradition. Mystic Pillars is our effort to showcase the Indian culture and lesser known languages like Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Catalan etc. Experience the full game with Voice Over in an Indian Language “Kannada” or “English” like never before. The story is available in a total of 21 languages.

MAKING HEADLINES

Winner: Game Development World Championship (GDWC) 2020 Week 14

Official Selection: Indie Megabooth GDC Showcase 2020

Official Selection: BitSummit Gaiden 2020

Official Selection: Game Devs of Color Expo 2020

Official Selection: 43rd Asian American International Film Festival New York 2020

Official Showcase Unite India 2018 

 

This Nintendo Switch version contains 25 completely refreshed puzzles.

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Release date:
June 03, 2021
Players:
1 player
Genre:
Puzzle, Other
Publisher:
Holy Cow Productions
Developer:
Holy Cow Productions
Game file size:
545 MB
Supported Languages:
Japanese, Portuguese, French, German, Russian, Chinese, English, Italian, Spanish, Korean
Supported Play Modes:
TV mode

TV mode

Tabletop mode

Tabletop mode

Handheld mode

Handheld mode

ESRB Rating:

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This game supports: