I’m Kostas Zarifis from Rogue Sun and we’re happy to announce that our helpful puzzle story, Tin heartslaunches today on Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One.
A strong story about love and compromise, Tin hearts unravels the thought-provoking story of Albert J. Butterworth, a brilliant inventor of the Victorian era, skillfully woven into the fabric of a world full of mysteries. Work your way through over 50 levels of time-warping and soldier-shattering puzzles, forge new paths and solve increasingly difficult puzzles to help your soldiers reach their destination.
As you prepare for an emotional journey that promises to warm your heart as much as it can break it, here are our top tips to help you solve the increasingly complex puzzles!
When you take your first steps into a whimsical and magical world filled with toys Tin hearts you will soon learn that clues are everywhere. With a variety of photo frames, hidden handwritten letters and memories to discover in each level, it soon becomes clear that Tin hearts it’s a puzzle game and a story game in equal measure. Search for each one and you will be rewarded with a heartfelt story!
Solve puzzles using your imagination
Don’t be afraid to use your imagination to solve each of the increasingly difficult puzzles. Each new invention has a unique mechanic that presents new ways to help your soldiers reach their destination.
From toy drums to fling your soldiers to safety, cannons to create makeshift bridges, trains to pave new paths to fix wheels, and balloon machines to glide around the room, you may even find that there are plenty of ways to solve each of the puzzles!
A relaxing puzzle
Tin hearts it’s a challenging puzzle, but it’s not punishing. Instead, we aimed to create a relaxing atmosphere, free of harsh consequences for player actions. For example, you can turn back time to save your soldiers from an unpleasant fate, but most puzzles can be completed even if every soldier doesn’t reach their destination! At least we hope you give it a try!
Manipulate the clock!
While the adventures continue, Tin hearts introduces the player to the mechanics of the cuckoo clock and the pocket watch, unlocks the ability to manipulate time, which in turn helps more and more in the process of solving puzzles.
Players will find that they can stop time completely to get a better idea of what they need to do, turn back time to change the course of action, or they can speed up time as the puzzle is solved!
push the chicken!
Finally, don’t forget to keep an eye out for the hidden miniature toy chickens placed throughout Tin hearts. Reminds of our time Fable at Lionhead Studios, push the chickens to the fun easter egg!
We are very proud of what we produce Tin hearts, we hope you’ll take your time solving the soothing puzzles, enjoy the poignant soundtrack, unravel the deeply emotional story that spans generations and spaces, and ultimately enjoy the rewarding game we’ve poured our hearts and souls into for years.
Wired Productions Ltd
Behind every ingenious invention hides an incredible story. From the team that brought you Fable, comes Tin Hearts, an exciting puzzle adventure wrapped in a powerful story of love and compromise. Lead a squad of mischievous tin soldiers through a magical world filled with toys, using a variety of whimsical and inventive devices to bounce, shoot and slide your way to the goal. Work your way through 50+ levels of time-bound puzzles, forge new paths for your toys, and solve increasingly difficult puzzles to unravel the emotional story of Albert J. Butterworth, a brilliant Victorian inventor. times GO ON THE PATH OF PUZZLES: Control toy guns to clear the path ahead, bounce to new heights with trampolines and control balloon machines to help the soldiers reach their destination! UNBREAK THE STORY: Discover a deeply emotional story that spans generations and dimensions, masterfully woven into the fabric of this puzzle-filled world. Clues are everywhere, look for them and you’ll be rewarded with a heartfelt story beautifully voiced and animated in three acts. EXPLORE THE WIZARDOUS WORLD: Feel like a kid in a toy store as you immerse yourself in a magical Victorian alternate timeline universe full of nostalgic warmth and charm. USE YOUR IMAGINATION: Unlock opportunities to control objects in the world, from wooden blocks to drums and toy trains. Connect objects in interesting ways, creating exit paths for your intrepid tin soldiers, and slowly uncover the secrets of their past. TIME MANAGEMENT: Pause, fast forward and rewind to change the outcome of your actions and solve increasingly difficult puzzles. ENJOY A MEMORABLE SOUNDTRACK: Take your time solving the puzzles and enjoy the poignant soundtrack from award-winning composer Matthew Chestney, whose credits include the trailers for Joker, Chernobyl and Bridgerton. FROM THE DEVELOPERS OF FABLE: Tin Hearts is brought to life by former members of the extremely talented Lionhead Studios development team behind the critically acclaimed Fable series.