It’s not easy being a thief. After all, hiding in the darkness waiting to spring a trap can be nothing but a super tense affair. Thankfully though, in Tower of Beatrice on Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PS4 and PS Vita, you’ll get all the chances you’ll ever need to harness your thief-like ways.
Available to purchase and download right now on Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch and the good old PS Vita, Tower of Beatrice is the latest title to come about via the porting team at Sometimes You – they of recent Grass Cutter release fame.
Priced up at a measly £4.99, The Tower of Beatrice sees you attempting to climb the tower of a sorcerer – Beatrice, no less – in order to pinch her magical Book of Recipes and escape with your life intact. As you would expect from any infiltration styled affair, things won’t be easy and in Tower of Beatrice you’ll come across 6 unique floors that bring a variety of obstacles. Expect to come up against some of the most surprising of residents in the demons of Fire, Frost, Dream and more, as you are left to battle your way though multiple puzzles in order to find success.
Brain-taxing many may well be, but with an atmospheric soundtrack bubbling away in the background, and a multitude of pointers and nods to a range of games, books and films to take in, the low price point of this latest Sometimes You title may well allow for a decent little time.
Our full review will be coming your way in the days ahead so make sure you keep an eye out on how that pan out, but in the meantime the usual digital stores will sort you out. No matter whether you are gaming on Xbox One and wish to head to the Xbox Store, the Nintendo Switch and feel that the eShop is your best port of call, or the PlayStation offerings of PS4 and PS Vita, all you really need to worry about is getting involved in this cheap, puzzling, thief experience right now.
Let us know if you do decide to drop into the world of darkness by posting in the comments.
The life of a thief isn’t easy: always hiding in shadows, clients cheat, traps bite… Working on a contract for a mysterious client, you’ll need to infiltrate the tower of the powerful sorcerer Beatrice, steal her Book of Recipes, and get out alive. Along the way you will enter a demon’s dreams to discover his most intimate desires, accept a gift from a Granny-spider, start the Clock Tower, feed a snail, make a tea for a demon, piece together a skeleton, and finally fix your own fatal failing. Features: – Six floors – each with its own atmosphere and mood – Surprising and charming residents – demons of Fire, Frost and Dream, Iron Maiden, Hungry Chest, and many others – Alchemy! Discover many interesting recipes! – Unique puzzles ranging from simple to brain bending – Atmospheric and immersive soundtrack – Many allusions to famous games, movies and books – spot them all!