The Signal From Tölva is an open-world first-person shooter set on a distant, haunted, future world. Unlock savage weapons and recruit robots to fight alongside you as rival factions struggle to discover the source of the mysterious signal. What you discover will decide the fate of a world.
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Mixed (20 reviews) - 40% of the 20 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
Mostly Positive (183 reviews) - 74% of the 183 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Apr 10, 2017

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August 18

Update From Tölva - 50% Off Sale! Other Stuff!

Hello there!


We've got a bit of news for you: firstly we're the daily deal on Steam today, which means 50% off for the first time. Please tell your friends! And your enemies, they need to know, too.


Nextly: We are working on the Mac version of the game at the moment and plan to deploy a beta release next week. Obviously we'll announce that when it happens, but we wanted to give you advance warning. There will also be some tweaks pushed to the Windows version

And yes, we'll look at Linux after that! :D


Olly and Jim are busy working on the free expansion right now - which we're calling ICE VARIANT - and it's making tremendous progress. It's still a way off yet, because we're building some excellent unique stuff for it, but we think you'll like it.

Some quite early screenshots. We'll show off some winter weather shots soon, too.


Dan has been looking at some performance improvements to follow the patch we'll push out alongside the Mac beta. These may or not prove to be minor, but they should help in some specific cases where people have been seeing unexpected low FPS. Expect that in a future patch.

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July 25

AMD Fix Update (17.7.1 Drivers)

Hello! Just a quickie...

It looks like the latest AMD drivers (17.7.1) do indeed fix our crash issue with R9 cards. We've yet to get that verified by AMD themselves, but it appears to work for us and some other players. Do let us know if you're an R9 user and still have issues.

More soon!
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“A lean, intelligent sci-fi shooter with a watchmaker’s eye for detail.”
80% – PC Gamer

“An open-world wasteland game of unusual profundity.”

“It's like being gently hugged by a strange cloud that occasionally fires lasers.”
Cool Ghosts

About This Game

The Signal From Tölva is a first-person game of exploration and combat, set in a beautiful, hand-crafted, hand-painted sci-fi world.

Key Features

  • Explore a single-player shooter set in a weird, sprawling, tranquil alien landscape.
  • Fight a war of territory control against dynamic and ferocious AI.
  • Recruit allied robots to fight alongside you.
  • Equip electronic countermeasures, plasma shields, and savage beam weapons for intense skirmishing.
  • Unlock the secrets of the signal and enjoy the rich, complex fiction behind the Tölva universe with our free PDF lorebook.
  • Delve into science fiction mystery as you investigate the haunting highlands of Tölva.

    The Story So Far

    In the distant future, star-faring robotic factions sift through the ruins of an ancient civilisation. On the highlands of Tölva, beneath the shadow of abandoned war machines, they found something.

    Was it the source of the signal you were so interested in? And will the trail lead to enlightenment, or something more sinister? You hijack a drone and you begin the search for yourself.

    The Signal From Tölva is a journey into a wild, weird science fiction landscape, filled with danger and beauty: you must survive terrible hazards, navigate through impossible spaces, and fight an ongoing battle to control this haunted, blighted world. Explore, ponder strange texts, and find tranquillity between the battles. You will make use of a range of powerful tools to overcome your enemies and uncover secrets: hack robots to battle alongside you, equip powerful weapons, and detonate savage defence systems.

    Fight, explore, and solve the mystery of The Signal From Tölva!

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required)
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-2300 2.8 GHz, or equivalent.
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 550 Ti 2GB, or equivalent.
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • OS: Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required)
    • Processor: Intel Core i7 4790 3.6 GHz, or equivalent.
    • Memory: 16 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA 970 GTX , or equivalent.
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
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