A cozy puzzler with story. Recreate paintings by applying lines & colors in a specific order. Explore beautiful mazes & collect letters of a poem. Help two sweethearts find a path towards each other. Three games in one. Hints when stuck. 160+ paintings, 3~4 hours, set to a chill soundtrack.
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Very Positive (193) - 90% of the 193 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Jan 26, 2022
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“A must-play for any lover of puzzle games OR modern art”
Windows Central

“The game that gets easier the more tired you are”
Kotaku

“A Jazzy Puzzler With Style”
TheGamer

About This Game



Part of the fun in this game is finding out what the rules of the puzzle are. But there are always hints to help you progress! In essence it's just a calm casual puzzle game where you play with art without shame or punishment.
It answers the question: What if you DID touch the artwork?



There are 160 paintings to touch (3~4 hours of gameplay) spread over 3 unique games,
The 1st game tells the origin story of pure abstract art. It’s a challenging puzzle where you’ll add colors and lines to a canvas to recreate abstract paintings.



In the 2nd game you’ll move to a big city, only to be overwhelmed with mixed emotions. You'll be exploring the maze of New York City while collecting words from a poem.



In the 3rd game you’ll help Boogie & Woogie, 2 squares who just want to be together, by figuring out how obstacles influence Woogie’s path, in a complex growing society.



Three different games in one
Simple controls
Casual gameplay
Fit for ages 13-99
No time-pressure, cozy zen-like
Relaxing music
Iconic universal art
Fun art facts
Quotes
Lighthearted and bittersweet stories
Calm but compelling
Hints when stuck
Over 160 levels
3~4 hours gameplay

System Requirements

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macOS
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS *: Windows XP
    • Processor: Intel Pentium 4/ AMD Athlon XP 1.5 Ghz
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 9 compatible, 64 MB VRAM
    • DirectX: Version 9.0
    • Storage: 250 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
* Starting January 1st, 2024, the Steam Client will only support Windows 10 and later versions.
    Minimum:
    • OS: OS X 10.5 (Leopard)
    • Processor: Intel
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Storage: 250 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu or equivalent
    • Processor: 1 Ghz or faster
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM

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