Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince

Frozenbyte, Modus Games

Strong Man
OpenCritic Rating
80
Top Critic Average
84%
Critics Recommend
Based on 67 critic reviews
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Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince

Rating Summary

Based on 67 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

80

Top Critic Average

84%

Critics Recommend

Based on 67 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PCOct 8, 2019
PlayStation 4Oct 8, 2019
Xbox OneOct 8, 2019
Nintendo SwitchOct 8, 2019

Developer: Frozenbyte

Publisher: Modus Games

Genres: Adventure, Platformer

EXPERIENCE THE MOST COMPLETE TRINE EVER CREATED! The Trine series returns to the magic of 2.5D with Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince! The three heroes of the best-selling adventure series are back, sent on a quest to retrieve the troubled young Prince Selius. Amadeus the Wizard, Pontius the Knight, and Zoya the Thief are joined together once again on a thrilling quest through fantastical fairytale landscapes teeming with danger. Prince Selius suffers from intensely dark dreams and, due to his magical talents, monstrous nightmares are able to slip into reality and wreak havoc on the waking world. Amadeus, Pontius, and Zoya must find the afflicted prince and resolve the desperate situation before the world is engulfed by the Nightmare Prince's shadows. Trine 4 reaches new heights in the series, bringing the most complete gameplay experience ever to fans and new players alike! KEY FEATURES Gorgeous, 2.5D landscapes. Explore uniquely designed levels in beautiful, 2.5 dimensions, from breathtaking ruins and haunted tombs to tranquil birch groves and blueberry forests. Local and online multiplayer. Play with up to 4 players online or in local co-op. Captivating storytelling. Follow the story of a haunted prince as you journey through magical fairytale landscapes inhabited by friendly creatures, as well as a host of nightmarish foes. Dynamic puzzle-solving. Solve puzzles - solo or with friends - that feature fire, air, light, magnets, electricity and more, with challenges tailored to the number of players. Abundant skill trees. Unlock diverse abilities and amazing new skills. Completely revamped combat system. Experience the heroes' own bloodcurdling nightmares in boss fights featuring an enriched combat system with fresh challenges and thrilling action! Enchanting soundtrack. Enjoy a wondrous soundtrack with songs that bring life to each new environment.

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Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince - 7 minutes of Gameplay

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Puzzle design does the heavy lifting for Trine 4, a fun but ultimately hollow experience.

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IGN

By Mitchell Saltzman
8.5 / 10.0
IGN

Trine 4 is beautiful and perhaps a bit too straightforward for solo players, but it shines brilliantly in co-op.

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Eurogamer

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Eurogamer

Outrageously pretty and newly refined, Frozenbyte's series finally strikes gold.

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A welcome return to form for the series, and while the co-op puzzle-solving no longer seems quite as original as it once did it's never been as enjoyable or varied as this.

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Recent News

Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince for Xbox One review — A lackluster story doesn't spoil challenging puzzles

Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince for Xbox One review — A lackluster story doesn't spoil challenging puzzles

It says a lot about Trine 4 that anytime I stopped playing, I only wanted to hop back in and complete one more puzzle. This is one game you should overlook the lackluster story to crack on with solving some enjoyable puzzles.

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Top New Game Releases On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Week -- October 6-12, 2019

Top New Game Releases On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Week -- October 6-12, 2019

Yooka-Laylee, Trine, and Killer Queen make a comeback this week on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch.

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Trine 4 and Trine: Ultimate Collection land on Xbox One

Trine 4 and Trine: Ultimate Collection land on Xbox One

The Trine series is an amazing set of platformers from the Xbox 360 generation. For some odd reason, the updated versions of the past games made their way to PlayStation 4, but didn't land on Xbox One. Luckily, that changed today because alongside Trine 4, Trine: Ultimate Collection is available as a native game.

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Top New Games Releasing On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Week -- October 6-12, 2019

Top New Games Releasing On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Week -- October 6-12, 2019

Yooka-Laylee, Trine, and Killer Queen make a comeback this week on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch.

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Trine 4 will only be enhanced for Xbox One X at launch

Trine 4 will only be enhanced for Xbox One X at launch

Whenever a big game launches, gamers want to know how it runs on Xbox One X and PlayStation 4 Pro (PS4 Pro). Trine is an incredibly popular platforming series that's coming to the consoles on October 8. According to an interview with developer Frozenbyte, the title will only be enhanced for Xbox One X and not PS4 Pro.

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Top New Games Out On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Week -- October 6-12, 2019

Top New Games Out On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Week -- October 6-12, 2019

Yooka-Laylee, Trine, and Killer Queen make a comeback this week on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch.

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Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince Arrives This Fall

Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince Arrives This Fall

The upcoming platformer releases soon alongside the Ultimate Collection, which bundles all the series' games together.

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All 4 Trine games launch on Xbox One in October

All 4 Trine games launch on Xbox One in October

Trine is an incredible platforming series that was quite popular on the Xbox 360. While Trine 3 didn't live up to expectations, it still managed to deliver a good experience. Unfortunately, Trine 3 hasn't made its way to Xbox One, but that's about to change. Recently, Frozenbyte announced that Trine 4 was in the works and that the previous three Trine titles were also coming to Xbox One...

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Trine 4 dev diary showcases a return to sidescrolling fairy tales

Trine 4 dev diary showcases a return to sidescrolling fairy tales

Frozenbyte admits in the video that it got a little too ambitious with Trine 3.

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Co-op platform puzzler Trine 4 gets its first gameplay trailer

Co-op platform puzzler Trine 4 gets its first gameplay trailer

Developer Frozenbyte has unveiled the first trailer for Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince - the latest instalment in its puzzle platformer series, which is sche…

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