Factsheet

Developer:
Brainseed Factory
Based in Bonn, Germany

Release date:
February 17th, 2017 (Xbox One)

Platforms:
Steam (Released Aug 15th 2016)
Wii U Edition (Released Nov 19th 2015)
Xbox One (Released Feb 17th 2017)
PlayStation 4 (Released Feb 21st 2017)

Website:
typoman.net

Regular Price:

USD12.99

Short Description

Slip into the role of an unusual HERO and find the last letter to restore hope in a merciless world.

Description

Typoman is a 2D puzzle platformer. 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 to alter your environment. But choose your words wisely. They can either be a blessing... or a curse!

History

Brainseed Factory is an independent game studio based in Germany's former capital city Bonn. It was founded by Bilal Chbib and is made up of 8 creative minds and gaming enthusiasts who love playing but also creating unique memorable games. With Brainseed Factory's debut title Typoman the studio managed to secure awards and nominations at industry events worldwide.

Features

  • Wield the power of altering the world by creating, changing or destroying words
  • Solve ingenious and challenging puzzles with a unique aesthetic mix of typography and pen and ink graphics
  • Captivating, carefully drafted, on-the-fly told story using witty word puzzles and puns
  • Surreal, atmospheric game world
  • Featuring Trading Cards and Badges (Steam), Cloud Save, Leaderboards and Achievements
  • Distinct soundtrack specifically composed for the game

Videos

Typoman Teaser YouTube, .mp4

Typoman: Revised | Official Launch Trailer (Steam) YouTube, .mp4

Typoman: Revised | Official Launch Trailer (Steam) YouTube

Typoman E3 Trailer (Wii U Edition) YouTube


Images

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download logo files as .zip (213KB)
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Awards & Recognition

  • "Featured at Indie Game Revolution" EMP Museum, Seattle
  • "Beste Inszenierung (Best Scenery / 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" Best of Quo Vadis Show, Berlin
  • "Nominee Best Indie Game" gamescom award 2015, Cologne
  • "Best Youth Game (High Educational Value)" Padi 2016, Munich

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Soundtrack on Bandcamp
Check out the Typoman Soundtrack crafted by SonicPicnic sonicpicnic.bandcamp.com.

Made with Unity
Interview with Matt from Unity madewith.unity.com.


About Brainseed Factory

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Brainseed Factory is an independent game studio based in Germany's former capital city Bonn. It was founded by Bilal Chbib and is made up of 7 creative minds and gaming enthusiasts who love playing but also creating unique memorable games. With Brainseed Factory's debut title Typoman the studio managed to secure awards and nominations at industry events worldwide.

More information
More information on Brainseed Factory, our logo & relevant media are available here.


Typoman: Revised Credits

Bilal Chbib
Founder, CEO

Arton Rexhëbogaj
Art Director

Lea Dickert
Project Manager, Game Artist

Lino Morales
Lead Programmer

Oleg Gorshkov
3D Artist, Animator

Florian Wurth
Programmer

Tim Schroeder
Programmer

Michael Koloch
Technical Artist


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