Three Heroes make their way through dangers untold in a fairytale world of great castles and strange machinery, featuring physics-based puzzles, beautiful sights and online co-op.
User reviews: Overwhelmingly Positive (4,678 reviews)
Release Date: Jul 2, 2009

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April 23

New patch (2015-04-23)

Changelog
v2.12 (build 510) - April 23rd, 2015

Technical
* Stereo 3D fixes

Info
* All v2.12 (Steam and DRM Free) builds are online multiplayer compatible with this build (check the version number from game's main menu)
* This update is only for Windows

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April 21

Trine Enchanted Edition Patch Celebrating Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power Early Access Launch

Hi! We've updated Trine Enchanted Edition in celebration of the launch of Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power, now available on Early Access.

Trine Enchanted Edition v2.12 (build 508) patch notes
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v2.12 (build 508) - April 16th, 2015

Technical
* Fixed few crash issues

Gameplay
* Fixed various small gameplay issues

GUI
* Added info splash about upcoming Frozenbyte game(s)!

Localization
* Fixed some typos in localization

Binds
* Fixed some Linux gamepad binds


Info
* All v2.12 (Steam and DRM Free) builds are online multiplayer compatible with this build (check the version number from game's main menu)

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PS. Here's the link to the Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power Store page:
http://store.steampowered.com/app/319910/

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Reviews

Winner, Best Downloadable Game by GameSpot's E3 Editors' Choice Awards

"Apart from the beautiful graphics, what made the game stand out was just how spot-on everything was--whether it was the controls, the interactions between the three characters, or the puzzle-solving mechanics, it's clear the developers spent a lot of time refining the gameplay." full review

About This Game

Trine is a fantasy action game where the player can create and use physics-based objects to beat hazardous puzzles and threatening enemies. Set in a world of great castles and strange machinery, three heroes are bound to a mysterious device called the Trine in a quest to save the kingdom from evil.

The gameplay is based on fully interactive physics - each character's different abilities help the player battle an army of undead and defeat hazardous contraptions. The player can at any time freely choose whoever is best suited for the upcoming challenge or puzzle: The Wizard is able to summon objects to help solve puzzles and create new ways to overcome obstacles, the Thief uses her agility and dead-on accuracy to swiftly surprise the monsters, and the Knight unleashes mayhem and physical destruction wherever he goes.

Trine Enchanted Edition


Trine Enchanted Edition is a remake of the original Trine with dazzling new visual effects and numerous gameplay improvements!

  • Online and local co-op with up to three players
  • Mid-level saving: Save anywhere to play as long or short sessions as you like
  • Stunning new graphics based on the Trine 2 engine

Both Trine Enchanted Edition as well as the original Trine are included in the Enchanted Edition. The different versions are selectable from the game launcher. All Trine purchases have been automatically updated to Trine Enchanted Edition.

Note: The original Trine is only included in the Windows and Mac versions.

Key Features



  • 3 Heroes – Amadeus the Wizard, Pontius the Knight and Zoya the Thief, each with their own skills:
    • Wizard is able to cast physically simulated objects and levitate them in the totally interactive game world
    • Knight is a mayhem-bringer like no other, able to destroy objects and smash skeletons to pieces with his weapons, including the mighty Storm Hammer!
    • Thief can hit enemies from a distance with her accurate arrows but she also has a grappling hook to easily swing from one platform to another
  • Solve challenges and puzzles in many different ways – combine the characters' abilities and let your mind come up with creative solutions never seen before
  • Online and local co-op with up to three players
  • Characters gain experience points that can be used to upgrade their abilities
  • Fully interactive game world with life-like physics
  • 15 carefully designed and challenging levels with a distinctly unique atmosphere and graphics, including the Astral Academy, Crystal Caverns, Dragon Graveyard, Forsaken Dungeons, Fangle Forest and the Ruins of the Perished.
  • Many different items to collect - each affecting the characters' abilities
  • Well-hidden secret chests in every level
  • 3 difficulty levels to choose from
  • Amazing 19-track soundtrack composed by acclaimed Ari Pulkkinen
  • Fun and challenging Steam Achievements to unlock

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS FOR TRINE ENCHANTED EDITION
    • OS: Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
    • Processor: 2.0 GHz CPU (Dual Core recommended)
    • Memory: 1 GB
    • Hard Disk Space: 4.0 GB
    • Video Card: ATi Radeon HD 2400 or NVIDIA GeForce 7600 or better (Shader Model 3.0 needs to be supported)
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
    • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible
    • Additional: *Please note that Trine Enchanted Edition may not run on most Intel graphics solutions used in 2004-2009. The game does run on new (2010-) Intel HD Graphics 3000 or better.

    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS FOR TRINE
    • OS: Windows XP, Windows Vista or Windows 7
    • Processor: 2.0 GHz CPU (Dual-core recommended)
    • Memory: 512 MB (XP), 1 GB (Vista)
    • Hard Disk Space: 4.0 GB
    • Video Card: Radeon X800 or GeForce 6800 or better*
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
    • Sound: DirectX compatible soundcard (not required)
    • Additional: Gamepads required for co-op play.


      *Please note that Trine does not run on most Intel integrated graphics chipsets.
    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS FOR TRINE ENCHANTED EDITION
    • OS: OS X version Lion 10.7, or later.
    • Processor: Intel Mac
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Hard Disk Space: 4.0 GB
    • Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce 8600M or better / ATi Radeon 2400 or better*

      *NOTE: Please be advised that Trine Enchanted Edition does not run on Intel graphics solutions used in 2006-2008. The game does run on new (2010-) Intel HD Graphics 3000 or better. Macs with NVIDIA GeForce 9400M or ATi Radeon X1600 may not achieve smooth gameplay.
    • Additional: Keyboard, Mouse/Trackpad with Secondary click enabled

    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS FOR TRINE
    • OS: OS X version Leopard 10.5.8, or later.
    • Processor: Intel Mac
    • Memory: 1GB RAM
    • Hard Disk Space: 4.0 GB
    • Video Card: OpenGL 2.0 compatible video card with 256 MB shared or dedicated RAM (ATI or NVIDIA)
    • Required: Keyboard, Mouse with Secondary click enabled.
    • Additional: Please be advised that the game does not run on Intel graphics solutions (such as MacBooks from 2006-2008) with the only exception being the new MacBook Pro 2011 models. The game does run on most Macs from 2009 onwards that have a distinct graphics chip (NVIDIA/ATI). Macs with NVIDIA GeForce 9400M or ATI Radeon X1600 graphics may not achieve smooth gameplay.
    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS FOR TRINE ENCHANTED EDITION
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
    • Processor: 2.2 GHz CPU
    • Memory: 1 GB
    • Graphics: ATI Radeon HD 2400 or NVIDIA GeForce 7600 or better
    • Hard Drive: 1.5 GB
    • OpenGL: 2.1

    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS FOR TRINE
    Trine original hasn't been released on Steam, only the Trine Enchanted Edition is released on Steam.
    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS FOR TRINE ENCHANTED EDITION
    Recommended:
    • OS: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
    • Processor: 2.2 GHz CPU
    • Memory: 1 GB
    • Graphics: ATI Radeon HD 2400 or NVIDIA GeForce 7600 or better (OpenGL 2.1 needs to be supported)
    • Hard Drive: 1.5 GB
    • OpenGL: 2.1
    • Additional: Trine Enchanted Edition runs best with proprietary drivers and may not function correctly with open source drivers.

    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS FOR TRINE
    Trine original hasn't been released on Steam, only the Trine Enchanted Edition is released on Steam.
Helpful customer reviews
23 of 28 people (82%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
17.9 hrs on record
Posted: January 2
Nobody really knows why this game is good. It's written down on a scroll somewhere. It's a platformer in an ocean of platformers. It's sweet and pretty, it's enough and not too much, it's easy on Normal and sometimes annoying on Normal, cos who enjoys falling to their death repeatedly? But that's the genre.

Get into the swing of things using Thief; mow down skeletons using a bow with up to three arrows in one shot. If she's dead for some reason, choose the knight to mow down even more skeletons. If these classes fail, use the Wizard to get to the next checkpoint. You can even fly Aladdin-style using two conjured planks on top of one another, once you turn on levitation. Leviosaaa, baby!

I haven't tried co-op and I've yet to play the game on Hard mode, but I'm 4 achievements shy of 100%, so I felt comfortable enough to share my thoughts. Finland has some great developers, so I feel good about supporting them. I rate this game "Ihan mahtava, peukalot pystyyn!"
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22 of 29 people (76%) found this review helpful
5.9 hrs on record
Posted: January 9
Very rarely do you come across a game that is a work of art. The areas, music, characters, and gamplay complement each other in such a purfect way. A must buy.

10/10
great co-op and single player and story to boot
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11 of 15 people (73%) found this review helpful
31.4 hrs on record
Posted: December 12, 2014
One of must play games.
5 years old and devs still support it!
And it available for Linux / SteamOS ;)
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7 of 11 people (64%) found this review helpful
57.3 hrs on record
Posted: December 31, 2014
Very Beautiful game, very nice graphics and colorful game.
I recommend playing it with a friend, they added multiplayer too.
Good and nice puzzles.
Good character mechanics, each one has his/her own abilities that you can unlock and upgrade.
Good physics especially when manipulate in-game objects to solve puzzles or to walk your way through.

I really recommended this game, even if you didn't enjoy the mechanics that much, the beautiful visuals will.
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17 of 31 people (55%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
5.8 hrs on record
Posted: December 31, 2014
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
12.1 hrs on record
Posted: February 6
Trine isn't particularly lengthy or very hard, which is perfectly fine because it's just so much fun. While it's beautiful to look at and great to play through on your own, if you get a couple friends together you'll find the game reaches a whole new level.

It would be nice to see more workshop content but the base game itself certainly justifies the price.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
2.1 hrs on record
Posted: December 22, 2014
Great game, especially if you play with friend.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
12.7 hrs on record
Posted: January 2
As my girlfriend and I played through Trine this weekend for the first time, our eye balls fell out of our head "this is the prettiest platformer I have ever seen" we exclaimed more than once. This game is hands down the best platformer I have played since Super Mario 3 and I play a lot of them.
I could not recomend this game more, it is fluid. fun, easy to learn hard to master, it has replayability it is gorgeous and smart.
The one thing I have to say in retrospect is Play Trine 1 before you play Trine 2, because I started Trine 2 yesterday and it is amazing, I actually was just stunned at how good it looked, proper stunned. I am devistated at the thought of finishing it and angered that there are not more platformers like this.
Am I on FrozenBytes nuts right now? Like a god damned squirel I am.
Truely gob smacked. 10/10
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
19.6 hrs on record
Posted: January 8
okish
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5 of 8 people (63%) found this review helpful
7.2 hrs on record
Posted: November 11, 2014
Trine really reminds me of the good old day playing "Castlevania: Symphony of the Night" - beautiful graphic, wonderful music, awesome gameplay - although there are many differences between these two games.

The physical setting of the game, well, I must admit the developer did a very excellent job. Rather than hack and slash, you can step on lesser enemies, swing yourself (by grappling hook) to crack them, or perform other stylish tricks to fight.

Most of the puzzles can be solved by different characters with different methods. Well, let talk about the Wizard guy; he can create objects and throw them onto spikes, leting himself pass unharmed - which is pretty cool.

Trine is one of the greatest games you can't miss on Steam, and you don't want to miss its soundtrack.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
9.7 hrs on record
Posted: December 13, 2014
More of a puzzle game with light combat aspects that revolves around you cycling between three different playstyles to progress throughout the level. It took me 9 hours to complete and I pretty much just stayed on as the thief throughout most of the game. It kind of seemed like the warrior and the mage were useless unless you specifically needed them for a part of the puzzle or some heavy combat. The game was still a fairly good game but is lacking in content and the story isn't all that great. The mechanics are unique though and it was an enjoyable game for a playthrough, try to get it on sale.

7/10
Fun game but not worth $15 due to it's lacking content. The mechanics are unique but you end up playing mnost of the game on a single character instead of switching between them let they designed it to be. Kinda easy also, casual gameplay.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
2.7 hrs on record
Posted: December 23, 2014
Gameplay was fun in co-op. Despite the thief being easily able to speed run ahead.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
5.5 hrs on record
Posted: December 26, 2014
One of the best Co-op platformer I have played :D

Solo, and Co-op experience can be very different. Soloing will be 1 hero, but switching between Knight, Thief, and Wizard. Each has his/her own abilities, that will help you through the level. Basically, you utilized what you had to accomplish the goal. However, Co-op will change your playstyle completely, since it is 3 heroes mode, so each hero's abilities can be combine to bypass..(cough) I mean to pass through the level.

Found a gap, with some danger below? why not use the "Rocket Knight Express" to cross it :D
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
6.7 hrs on record
Posted: January 4
Trine was absolutely spectacular. I usually do not enjoy many platformer games, but in this case, I was pleasantly surprised. The visual aspect of the game is just gorgeous. The lighting really does make it feel 'enchanted' (enchanted edition). However, this alone is not what makes this game spectacular. It is the fact that there are so many creative ways in which you can complete puzzles and get about and around in the game that made me stick around. You play as 3 people whose souls are stuck in the Trine. If you play alone, then you have to switch out between the Wizard, the Thief, and the Warrior. Each character has different special abilities, giving you the opporunity to solve the same puzzles in so many different ways. As a gamer, it really makes you feel creative when you solve a difficult puzzle/climb a difficult part of a level in your own unique way. It is all up to you in how you will get around in the game, whether it be using the Thief's grappling hook or the wizard's floating platform (etc). This game is amazing because there are no limits and no standards to how you solve a puzzle/level. It is all up to your imagination :). This is definitely worth playing!
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
5.9 hrs on record
Posted: December 30, 2014
Great game, the best is to play together with friends (we played 3). Creating good plans or sabotage them (purposely or accidentally). You are going to have a lot of fun.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
8.2 hrs on record
Posted: March 15
This game is really baeutiful and a smooht game to play i love the puzzle aspect of it nd its great to play with a friend
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
10.0 hrs on record
Posted: November 7, 2014
Cute and magical! Beautiful fairytale.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
15.4 hrs on record
Posted: March 2
Go on a journey, alone or with friends trough a wonderful fairytail world full of puzzles and dangers!
That's right, since the Enchanted Edition for Trine, it is possible to experience this adventure with friends.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
2.1 hrs on record
Posted: March 22
been playing for awhile 10/10 would hang around agian
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
16.9 hrs on record
Posted: March 10
Trine is a beautiful game with wonderful mechanics. Although its story is purposedly simple, you will find that each character - the mage, the thief and the kinght - has a charm of its own and you will delight at how many different forms you can tackle the same problem with each of them.

I have played both Trine and Trine: Enchanted Edition. I wholeheartedly recommend any of the versions, although Enchanted is way more prettier and has updated props (which makes easier to spot in some of the most confusing levels), besides a nifty hardcore mode.

A must have for any platform lover!
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