Earlier this afternoon, Jared and I gave Traal (Free) a spin. It’s a top-down horror slash puzzle game that tasks you with solving the mystery of a dungeon while avoiding its various inhabitants and spike-y obstacles. Don’t let the simplistic, almost retro-y visual design fool you: this thing requires some serious patience and wits.
Look familiar, maybe? Traal first appeared as a flash game. You can play it here with a keyboard. That page, by the way, notes that Traal is the end product of a 48 hour dev cycle, which is kinda blowing our minds.
Anyway, if you’re in the mood for something different on iOS, this might be it. We love the ideas and themes, even if bits of the scenario design are a little wonky. Give it a look below: