Learn about the story, artwork and inspirations for Trine 4 in the latest video

Trine 4 launches in less than a month and Modus Games has continued its behind-the-scenes look at the creation of the game. Taking a trip to Frozenbyte’s studios in Finland, Modus chats with the studio’s writer, art director, producer, and vice president. Featuring exclusive footage, this latest video gives fans a look at the story and artwork of the Trine series.

As the fourth chapter in the franchise, Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince builds on the existing world. The behind-the-scenes video teaches fans about the overarching story of Trine.

Additionally, Frozenbyte artists explain how Finnish flora and fauna serve as inspiration for the environments in the game.

Trine 4

In the video, below, Frozenbyte gives fans a glimpse at concept art for the Trine series, giving some context to what players see as a finished product. There’s also quick look at two work in progress boss battles. As mentioned, the video also details the real-world inspiration for Trine 4’s art.

Drawing inspiration from Finland’s stunning wilderness, Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince’s lush environments deliver an enchanting array of surreal vistas.

But, the beauty of these vibrant lands is overcast by Prince Selius’ evocations, which are spreading a foreboding, violet-tinted darkness with their menacing presence.

After a dalliance with 3D in Trine 3, Trine 4 marks a return to 2D side-scrolling for the franchise. The latest entry allows for four-player co-op and includes dynamically shifting puzzles based on how many people are playing.

We recently went hands-on with Trine 4; read about it here.

Trine 4 is launching on October 8 as a standalone game or as part of the Trine: Ultimate Collection. Digital pre-orders for Trine 4 and Ultimate Collection are now open on PS4, Xbox One, Steam and GOG.

By pre-ordering the Ultimate Collection on PS4, players will get instant access to the first three games to start playing right away.

All digital pre-orders will also gain access to a bonus level at launch.

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