Steam Price $29.99
Release Date 12/11/2014
Developer Croteam
Publishers
Steam App Id 257510

The Talos Principle

The Talos Principle is a first-person puzzle game in the tradition of philosophical science fiction. Made by Croteam and written by Tom Jubert (FTL, The Swapper) and Jonas Kyratzes (The Sea Will Claim Everything).

Last Updated: 7/11/2024

162 Players In-Game
Player Score
93
28,858
1,372
Platforms
  • Windows
  • Mac
  • Linux
  • Steam Deck (Playable)

About The Talos Principle

The Talos Principle is an Action, Indie, and Adventure game developed by Croteam. On 12/11/2014, it was released on the Steam Store by Croteam, and Devolver Digital.

It can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play The Talos Principle on the Steam Deck but some functionality may not be fully supported.

It also supports 13 languanges in-game including English, French, Italian, German, and Spanish (Spain). Each language comes with varying levels of support for the in-game interface, audio, and fully translated subtitles.

According to Steam’s category system, The Talos Principle supports the following features:

  • Steam Achievements
  • Family Sharing
  • Full controller support
  • Includes level editor
  • Steam Cloud
  • Steam Trading Cards
  • Steam Workshop
  • Single-player
  • Remote Play on TV

From the Steam community, The Talos Principle has been tagged with the following user tags:

  • Difficult
  • Philosophical
  • Great Soundtrack
  • Atmospheric
  • Multiple Endings
  • Story Rich
  • Puzzle
  • First-Person
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Simulation
  • Mystery
  • Science
  • Open World
  • Sci-fi
  • Post-apocalyptic
  • Indie
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Robots
  • Singleplayer
  • Exploration

Media & Sceenshots

Watch the featured video for The Talos Principle and see the latest screenshots from the Steam Store.

The Talos Principle DLC

The Talos Principle has 4 downloadable add-ons available for purchase on Steam which include The Talos Principle: Bonus Content, The Talos Principle: Serious DLC, and The Talos Principle: Road To Gehenna.

The Talos Principle has 1 related app available for download from the Steam store.

ImageNameTypeRelease DateActions
The Talos Principle: Soundtrack banner image
The Talos Principle: Soundtrack
Music
12/11/2014Steam Charts

Related Bundles

The Talos Principle is included in 4 bundles in the Steam Store. Purchasing through a bundle can give a large discount off the game's base price if you are willing to purchase multiple apps all at once.

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Related Packages

The Talos Principle is referenced by 1 package in the Steam Store. A package (or sub) is simply an item that can be purchased on Steam.

NamePriceActions
The Talos Principle$4.49View

Supported Languages and Localizations

The Talos Principle is available in 13 different languages with varying levels of support for the in-game interface, audio, and fully translated subtitles.

NameInterfaceAudioSubtitles
English
Yes
Yes
Yes
French
Yes
Yes
Yes
Italian
Yes
Yes
Yes
German
Yes
Yes
Yes
Spanish (Spain)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Russian
Yes
Yes
Yes
Japanese
Yes
Yes
Yes
Korean
Yes
Yes
Yes
Polish
Yes
Yes
Yes
Portuguese-Brazil
Yes
Yes
Yes
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The Talos Principle data has been sourced from:

  • Valve Corporation. (2024, July 11). The Talos Principle on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, July 11). The Talos Principle. Steam Community Hub.
  • Metacritic. (2024, July 11). The Talos Principle for PC Reviews. Metacritic.
  • Croteam. (2023, July 8). The Talos Principle. The Talos Principle.

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