Slip into the role of an unusual HERO and find the last letter to restore hope in a merciless world.
Typoman is a puzzle platformer which takes you on a journey to explore the Power of Words in the everlasting battle between good and evil. You slip into the role of a character made of letters, struggling to make your way through a dark and hostile world. Despite your small stature you have a powerful gift: You can craft words which will have an effect on the environment!
But choose your words wisely - they can either be a blessing... or a curse.
- Wield the power of altering the world by by creating, changing or destroying words
- Solve ingenious and challenging puzzles with a unique aesthetic mix of typography and pen & ink graphics
- Captivating, carefully drafted, on-the-fly told story using witty word puzzles and puns
- Surreal, atmospheric game world
- Distinct soundtrack specifically composed for the game
Awards & Recognition:
- Featured at Indie Game Revolution, EMP Museum, Seattle
- Beste Inszenierung / Best Production, German Video Game Awards 2016, Munich
- Finalist Indie Prize 2016 Showcase, Casual Connect Europe 2016, Amsterdam
- Best Casual Game, Game Connection Development Awards 2015, San Francisco
- Nominee for Best Game, Best Indie Game, Best Sound, Best Game Design, Best Console Game, German Dev Awards 2015, Cologne
- Winner Best Art Style, Gaming Trend's Best of E3 2015 Awards, Los Angeles
- Winner Best of Quo Vadis 2015 (Sponsored by Google), Best of Quo Vadis Show, Berlin
- Nominee Best Indie Game, Gamescom award 2015, Cologne
- Nintendo Switch
- Release Date
- Feb 22, 2018
- No. of Players
- 1 player
- Adventure, Puzzle, Platformer
- Wales Interactive Ltd.
- Brainseed Factory
* If eligible for a Just for You offer, the final price reflects the combined Sale and Just for You offers. The Just for You offer is discounted from the sale price.
©2018 Wales Interactive Ltd. Wales Interactive Logo is a trademarks of Wales Interactive Ltd. ©2018 Brainseed Factory. Brainseed Factory Logo, Typoman and Typoman logo are trademarks of Brainseed Factory.
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