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Due to Steam Greenlight being discontinued in favor of Steam Direct, the Trippy Games Greenlight collection will no longer be updated.

Please visit the Trippy Games group on Steam for even more trippy games like the games featured here.

http://steamcommunity.com/groups/TrippyGames


A place where gamers come looking for something a little different...

Welcome to the Trippy Games Collection on Steam

Here we share and appreciate artistic and experimental games that take us on a journey.

Abstract, artistic, avant-garde, calming, casual, colorful, dreamlike, ethereal, experimental, exploration, musical, otherworldly, psychedelic, relaxing, rhythmic, surreal, trippy, mind-expanding experiences in gaming.

Check out the "Trippy Games" group here on Steam. http://steamcommunity.com/groups/TrippyGames

We are a friendly, welcoming, and relaxing place where curious gamers come to discover and discuss unusual games.
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Armikrog.
Created by mike
Armikrog is a brand new clay-animated point and click adventure game brought to you by the creators of the Neverhood and Earthworm Jim

Armikrog, while not a sequel, is already being called by many a spiritual successor to the Neve...
Boson X
Created by ian
Quantum jump from Planck to Planck as you hit critical velocity in Boson X, an unforgiving rotational runner from Mu & Heyo.

Build up speed inside a massive particle accelerator and generate high-energy collisions to discover strange new particles. Use ...
Cradle
Cradle is a science-fiction first-person quest with freedom of movement. The story is built around the relations of the protagonist and a mechanical girl, who by enigmatic circumstances find themselves together in a yurt among the desert Mongolian hills. T...
FOTONICA
Created by Santa Ragione
FOTONICA is a first person game about jumping, sense of speed and discovery.
The key is timing, the goal is exploring and traveling flawlessly through the environment. The setting is an abstract - mainly duotone - outlined world, with a look refer...
FRACT OSC
Created by phosfiend
FRACT is a musical exploration game. Players arrive in a forgotten place and explore the vast and unfamiliar landscape to discover the secrets of an abandoned world that was once built on sound. As they start to make sense of this strange new environmen...
Glitchspace
Created by Space Budgie
[img=https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/21108626/GS_Logo_Small.png][/img]

Description_
Glitchspace is a first person programming game that's centred around a visual programming mechanic.

Set in a cyberspace world, you are trying to find a...
Kromaia
Created by Kraken Empire
Kromaia is a six degrees of freedom adventure shooter which takes action, speed, agility and immersion to a new level. Insane enemy patterns, impressive swarms, giant god-like guardians, ancient temples, contraptions, treasures, visual ecstasy... All in a ...
NIKO: Through The Dream
Created by StudioPaint
[img]http://i221.photobucket.com/albums/dd74/Paint_23/baner02.jpg[/img]


"Niko: Through The Dream®" is a minimalist adventure accompanying Niko in her return to her world. We will travel through different islands, each of them being the oni...
TRIP
TRIP is an art experiment created by Axel Shokk

There are no enemies
There are no objectives
Just you and the world

http://store.steampowered.com/app/341540/?snr=1_5_9__205

For updates on TRIP follow the devlog:
tripgame.tumblr.com...
SoundSelf
Created by RAGameSound
Explore a personal world of light and sound as it emerges from your body.

SoundSelf is the chanting game of sensory exploration. Sit down, turn off the lights, and use your voice to fall through strobing tunnels-of-light, impossible shapes, and deep int...
Visikord Challenge
Created by InDaViz
This is a music motion game and it’s not a dance game. It’s about “hand powers” -- creating intense visual effects with your hands to match a song challenge. It is also about creating your own challenges. The game runs on PC with Kinect or Asus Xtion.

...
Teknedia
Demo Link

Our new IGF demo is out with loads of fixes and improvements!
http://www.moddb.com/games/teknedia/downloads/teknedia-demo-3

If you have any issues with the demo, please let us know in our support forum on ModDB: http://www...
Impulse
Created by kersk
Experience your music in a whole new way.

Impulse is a music visualizer, except it's more than just graphical -- it's interactive.

Features:
* Unique style and beautiful retro graphics.
* Gameplay is deeply connected to the music.
* In-game intera...
KRAUTSCAPE
Created by $$$
Krautscape is now available on Steam Early Access:
http://store.steampowered.com/app/268360

Krautscape is an action-packed racing game with bird-like flying cars, focused on competitive multiplayer gameplay. The leading player actively builds t
...
Pulse Shift
Created by 3 Core Studio
Pulse Shift is first person puzzle platformer which allows players to control and cheat physics. The game allows to play with gravity and manipulating time. Primary goal is to find a way and get to the arrow location as fast as possible. It is a game where...
.the rush//
Created by skaven
.the rush// is a fast sci-fi racing game.
Defeat your opponents in 32 tracks split in 4 environments (arctic, desert, city and space).

Features:
- 9 game modes from race to survivor mode
- 4 ship teams with 7 variations for each
- 200+ competitions ...
Spate
Created by ericprovan
Learn what game designers David Jaffe and Jenova Chen have to say about Spate. Spate is currently featured on the show "The Next Game Boss".
http://www.ign.com/wikis/next-game-boss

Spate is a platformer. But it as much Mario as it is Dear Esther. Three...
SUPERHOT
Created by SUPERHOT
SUPERHOT. IT'S ABOUT TIME.

"Brilliant. FPS where time moves only when YOU move. Slick, clean, even the tutorials don't f&#k around."
Cliff Bleszinski, Co-creator Jazz Jackrabbit, Unreal, Gears of War.

"Like you're pla...
Cylne
Created by Cylne
Cylne is a first person surreal exploration game, in the form of a visual poems collection. Choose a chapter to explore and feel unreal worlds filled with psychic/environmental enigmas and platforming. Surrounded by a dark halo, dive into ro
...
Futuridium EP
Created by MixedBag Srl
Get a trip back to the 80s' with the insanely fast, insanely difficult action of Futuridium EP, a retro fast paced shoot’em up with a modern twist, amazing 3D graphic and an adrenaline pumping 45 minutes original soundtrack!

You are a lone starship pilo...
TRI: Of Friendship and Madness
Created by Rat King
TRI is a first-person puzzle exploration adventure game where you place corner points onto walls to build walkable triangular platforms. Find a way through the towers and dungeons in sophisticated levels.
Solve puzzles, climb vertiginous abysses, reflect ...
Distance
Created by Refract
Distance is now available on Steam Early Access!
http://store.steampowered.com/app/233610

Distance is a Windows/Mac/Linux survival racing game that combines the intense action of arcade racing with the exploration of an atmospheric world....
Goscurry
Created by Demigiant
A hard game, where you must relax and follow the rhythm (except for speedfreak modes, where things go crazy)

Try to go as far as you can by piloting a ship on an infinite road, suspended over a stylized and eerie landscape shining...
NOWHERE
Created by duangle
Website: http://duangle.com/nowhere

Join us on a mindbending trip to a world that no one has ever seen before. Discover truth and beauty in a place that follows its own rules. Live an alien existence full of meaning and surprises. You are NOWHERE. You a...
Lemma
Created by etodd
Immersive first-person parkour in a surreal, physics-driven voxel world.

Buy it here

More info on the website

Lemma enables creative building through movement. Spa...
Hover : Revolt of Gamers
Created by Kaldorei
Forum : http://forum.fustygame.fr

Created and developed by 3 young independant developers, "Hover : Revolt of Gamers" is a free runner in a futuristic 3D open world.

Between the crazy Jet Set Radio, the interactivity of Mirror's Edge and inspired by ...
Dream
Created by samread
Dream is a first person atmospheric exploration game that has you assume the role of Howard Phillips, a young graduate with no direction in life who develops an obsession with his dreams. Discover dreams and nightmares filled with puzzles and secrets to he...
Frequency Domain
Created by surge17
Frequency Domain is about exploring music and sound, ideally creating a synesthetic experience for the player.
Everything you see in the game is generated procedurally, either by the music or by the actions of the player.
In the game's current fo...
Race the Sun
Created by freakyforest
Available now (via Humble Store) at:

The Core Game
You are a solar powered craft, racing against the sunset at insane speeds. You navigate a procedural landscape that changes every day c...
Against the Wall
Created by Acheron
Against the Wall is a first-person puzzle-platformer set on the side of an infinite wall. Entire civilizations and ecosystems cling for survival on the side of the wall, everyone and everything existing under the constant threat of tumbling into an endless...
NaissanceE
Created by Limasse Five
NaissanceE is a first person adventure taking place in a primitive mysterious structure.
The game mainly consists to explore and feel the deep and strong ambiance of this atemporal universe. Platforming and puzzles sections will also enrich the ex...
MIND: Path to Thalamus
STORE PAGE: http://store.steampowered.com/app/296070

MIND: A Path to Thalamus is a First Person Puzzler that throws you into a fantastic and surreal environment. You will bend the natural elements to your will in order to progress in this emotive, mindb...
ULTRAWORLD
Created by Neon Serpent LLC
Congratulations, you have been invited to ULTRAWORLD

Drop by and take in the sights and sounds of this lush First-Person Explorer. It’s not all rest and relaxation, though, as you’ll need to help a lonely video game character face it’s problems....
Substream
Created by Ben Bradley
An on-rails aerial shooter for Windows PC. It's a musical game with worlds that constantly morph and animate with the soundtrack. And space is looped, making your enemies appear in multiple places at once.

Aerial Combat
Substream is a third-pe...
Chromadrome 2
Created by Alpha72 Games
Blast your way pell-mell through the strangeness of the quantum universe along super-fast tracks, jumping, shooting and weaving your way to the finish. Simple controls, hypnotically beautiful backdrops and maddeningly addictive gamplay. The perfect late ni...
qrth-phyl
Created by hermitgames
Arcade documentary of maze/dot/snake mechanic within changing dimensions, axis locks and the corruption of the system. Collect, grow, avoid your past, find new space, wake up...

qrth-phyl continues the algorithmic, generative and metaphorical arc...
Drift Stage
Created by Chaser324
A modern evolution of the classic arcade racer, making updates to the gameplay while maintaining the late 80s style.

  • A roster of cars inspired by the mid-late 80s and early 90s.
  • Tracks ranging from city streets to coastal beaches
...
POP: Methodology Experiment One
Created by RobLach
On Sale at: www.popme1.com
Of course if the game is Greenlit I'll hand out Steam keys to everyone who purchased it.

An Experimental Game By Rob Lach.

Game Download Includes Official Soundtrack

Summ...
0°N 0°W
Created by oxam
A first person exploration game. Coming soon!

A cross country road-trip turns into a multi-dimensional walkabout after a quick stop for gas in a mysterious town. A first person surreal adventure of visual auditory stimuli set in a fantastical ...
Memory of a Broken Dimension
Created by XRA
Dive into an emulator of obscure research hardware dredged off the net.

Uncovering remote 3D scans excavated from the RELICS virtual machine, you trespass among fragmented ruins; transmissions of a long-frozen data stream.

But when the stream begin...
V.E.C.T.
Created by cepheidgamesllc
Jump into the cockpit and get ready for some arcade shooting action! Immerse yourself in a colorful variety of levels inspired by older arcade-like games and games from the N64 era. V.E.C.T. combines older game ideas with new technology to create a complet...
Power Drive 2000
Created by Megacom Games
Power Drive 2000 is an arcade racer set in the year 2000...the future! Get behind the wheel of a technologically advanced sports car and tear it up as you battle to become A-number-1! The game features many unique game modes set in a 1980's cinematic scf-f...
Zenzizenzic
Created by bitHuffel
[img]http://www.zenzizenzicgame.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/titles1.png[/img]

Zenzizenzic is a high paced, adrenaline infused, abstract, challenging and addictive twin stick shoot 'em up bullet hell game for Windows, Mac and Linux! It features a b...
Unpossible
Created by Acceleroto
Unpossible will test your skills, your reflexes, and even your memory. It will make you smile. It will probably make you scream. You will die often and it will always be your fault. Fight to learn the obstacles…they already know how to fight you. Relentles...
Shape of the World
Created by Hollow Tree Games
Support Shape of the World on Kicktstater. Campaign is currently underway!
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/hollowtree/shape-of-the-world

Shape of the World is an ephemeral first-person exploration game where the world grows around you in a proced...
WaveFunction
Created by xpndsprt
Take a light hearted journey through mathematical functions that power our universe... according to quantum theory. WaveFunction explores use of wave interference to generate infinitely complex worlds.

Simple 4 button controls, but navigating this wo...
Z-Racer Arcade
Z-Racer is a retro arcade space racer in an procedurally generated world. Start your engines and try to survive as long as possible while the world around you gets increasingly more challenging.

The game is currently in pre-alpha stage and I am constant...
Straima
Created by caiys
Straima is an arena platformer for 1-4 players. If features a full level editor, game modes, special powers, gameplay mutators and 60+ object types to play around with.

Note the game is still in active development so the trailer contains unfinished visu...
A Light In Chorus
Created by BROKEN FENCE GAMES
A Light In Chorus is a first person puzzle-exploration game where you collage space, sound and light together to bring a series of ghostly and disjointed spaces back to life.

Solidify and evaporate space to form new paths through a series of overlapped ...
Sparkour
Created by caseytube
Run. Jump. Shoot. Trap. Win.

What is Sparkour?
Sparkour is a game all about speed, agility, and on-the-fly strategy. Use first-person parkour tricks and items to boost your way to victory! Against your friends, bots, or strangers, use traps an...
Hylics
Created by masonlindroth
Hylics is a recreational program with light JRPG elements.

Features:
-Advanced graphics. (well, I like them anyway)
-RPG battles.
-Overuse of random text generation.
- ~2 hours of content.

It is currently available on itch.io for $3.
Maybe it ca...
Bootleg Systems
Created by NEONABLE
In Bootleg Systems, you play agent Logan Blake, a member of the dystopian society our world has become at the dawn of the 23rd century.

In a time where humans can no longer conceive and maintain their corporal envelopes, humanity is forced to transfer ...
Geometry Shift
Created by 0.1.1.2 Studios
[img]http://i.imgur.com/0F8kcYq.png[/img]
Welcome to Geometry Shift, a universe inhabited by an immortal and highly intelligent sentient race fueled by the aether who once every 1,000,000 years take it upon themselves to form into shards of pure etherea...
Samorost 3
Created by Amanita Design
Samorost 3 is full-length adventure game from indie studio Amanita Design, the makers of Machinarium and Botanicula.

It's a sequel to small adventure games Samorost (2003) and Samorost2 (2005), this time however, it's a much bigger and more ambitious pr...
Bokida - Heartfelt Reunion
Created by BokidaGame
[img]http://i.imgur.com/TAHzfb2.png[/img]

[img]http://i.imgur.com/5YWflWi.png[/img]

Bokida - Heartfelt Reunion takes place on a dormant, seemingly monochromatic world of light that gradually reveals its beauty, expanding its palette of colors....
404Sight
Created by RetroYeti
404Sight is a free game made in support of net neutrality. It’s a 3D playground runner influenced by the parkour running style of Mirror’s Edge with the addition of a special ping ability that reveals areas that can speed the player up or slow them down. H...
Drive Any Track
Created by FOAM
[img]https://cldup.com/zKJNgsmy8S.png[/img]

Inspired by some of our favourite games like Wipeout, Trackmania, Vib-Ribbon and Audiosurf…

Drive Any Track is a high octane music based racing game where we create racetracks from the songs in you...
Ballistic
Created by facepunchermedia
Ballistic is a violent, 3D action-platformer. Careening through abstract, monolithic structures high above the swirling clouds below, you'll annihilate hordes of helpless people in a pulse-pounding race against the clock.

- Over 30 levels
- Entirely ph...
Ballpoint Universe: Infinite
Created by Zigzag
(formerly College Ruled Universe)
Ballpoint Universe is a Sidescrolling shooter/ Platform adventure game about a doodle named Doodle. Every asset of the game has been drawn with a ballpoint pen and scanned in to build immaculate environments.

PRESS----...
BARRIER X
Created by Ink
You’re going for a supersonic flight in the world of endless barriers! One of the most dynamic mobile games is now available for free! Feel the beat! Push the limits!

Features

UBERFAST GAMEPLAY
Speed up every 15 seconds! Escape from...
Beat The Game
Created by Worm Animation
“Beat” is an adventure game that you make music. It combines surreal art and abstract stories with music making.

You need to find items and sounds by exploring this surreal world. Each sound will bring new cutscenes and the story will build up. Sometime...
DESYNC
Created by FOREGONE_
CURRENTLY IN PRE-ALPHA
AUDIO, GRAPHICS, LEVEL DESIGN, ENEMY AI ARE WORK IN PROGRESS

DESYNC thrusts you in a digital landscape where your first person action skills are put to the test!

DESYNC is an intense si...
Disoriented
Created by BrickCream
Disoriented is a puzzle game where you're able to walk on curved floor.
Manipulate platforms and find your way to the exit....
Electric Highways
Created by Lacroix
The game will be available for free.

Игра будет доступна бесплатно.

Electric Highways is a game that's all about experience and exploration. The project is like an interactive conceptual music album, where each level is like a s...
Geometry Dash
Created by RobTop Games
Jump and fly your way through danger in this rhythm-based action platformer!

"Frustratingly wonderful" - Kotaku

"Geometry Dash is a fast-paced platformer that will leave you screaming in frustration, but you’ll keep coming back for more."
- AppAdvic...
Fumiko!
Created by Fumiko Games
[img]http://i.imgur.com/w1yoduR.png[/img]

Fumiko is a story-driven, artistic platformer that is not ashamed of being weird and unique.

You are an artificial intelligence named Fumiko. You managed to escape the testing grounds and voic...
Gardenarium
Created by Palgal
Gardenarium is a chill adventure taking place on a cloud in the sky. You land as a stranger and struggle to gain access to the mysterious Depot by picking up trash and making the land grow. The characters that inhabit cloud 9 are wrestling with strange and...
Neon Drive
Created by Fraoula
Neon Drive is a slick retro-futuristic obstacle-dodging game that will make your brain melt. You've been warned.

From beautiful cityscapes and ocean roads to exploding enemy spaceships, Neon Drive has it all. It's inspired by the arcade games of ...
Grapple
Grapple is a 3D puzzle platformer. You can fling, swing and climb across everything in Grapple. Different surfaces react differently to the gooball. Grapple is as fast paced as you want to play it. With multiple checkpoints and unlimited lives your ski...
Chester United
_Current Demo 01/02/2015
PC, Max, and Linux[//]


_What is Chester United?
Chester United is a platformer with multiple playabale characters and ...
Planetship
Created by JML
Planetship is both a planet AND a ship, it's also a party bus holo-lounge spice freighter rocket boosting thorium burning well oiled supermachine, get it? You will after a harrowing yet surprisingly relaxing journey through the chaotic void realms of stran...
Project Green Beat
Created by SeattleEgg
The core of this game is the music. It is the inspiration for the visuals and the entire flow of the levels. This is really what makes this game different. It goes beyond just tying events to a beat - the visuals are designed to move with the ebb and flow ...
Rememoried
Created by Hangonit
Rememoried is an independent video game, a virtual place where memories change to dreams and the only possible way is forgetting, which becomes a mechanism for proceeding to the next layer of dreams.

“You count the stars above your head just l...
Spaceman Sparkles 3D
Created by tjern
Nothing special, could be fun though, maybe.

The sun's been stolen ! !
You're a magic hat that's trying to get it back, by shooting hearts at space-ghosts and flying around small planets.

Just a normal game about going places, fighting bosses, gett...
Space Ribbon
Created by Space Ribbon
Psychedelic Space Racing

The year is 2132.

In the far reaches of the galaxy, gigantic space creatures have been discovered.

Creatures that vomit solid matter out of their mouths. Solid matter that is the perfect substance ...
The Sparkle 2: EVO
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Subtle, captivating, addictive. These three words describe the world of Sparkle – world in which you guide an aquatic creature from a tiny speck of life to a magnificent org...
Sparkle 3: Genesis
Take the evolution into your own hands.

Step into the amazing world of Sparkle – a surreal ocean, where life is thriving and conditions are perfect to make an evolutionary leap.

A beautiful visual experience. Control the fate of a single dreamlike o...
Straimium Immortaly
Created by caiys
Straimium Immortaly is a shmup roguelike dungeoncrawler. Explore the butts-hard procedurally generated Cubicus battling beasties, looting endless item and weapon upgrades and defeating huge boss meanies in your vengeful quest to eradicate the Cubicus Queen...
Tacopocalypse
Created by CherryPieGames
[img]http://i.imgur.com/iGopfFb.png[/img]
[img]http://i.imgur.com/A4ruuQ3.png[/img]

Tacopocalypse is a street style stunt taco delivery game that’s totally rad! As a taco delivery driver in the midst of the apocalypse, it's your duty to deliver tacos ...
Yankai's Triangle
Created by MrSun
Yankai's Triangle
From The Guy Who Made The Game With The Circles In Circles In Circles (Etc) Comes The Game With The Triangles In Triangles In Triangles (Etc).

How Do You
...
WE ARE DOOMED
Created by Mo
WE ARE DOOMED is a twin-stick shooter where you zap polygon baddies with an absurdly overpowered laserbeam.

Dive head-first into the action with reckless ambition, charge the SUPERBEAM, and zap everything out of existence in an instant. Chase hig...
Plane9
Created by Planestate
A multi scene, VR compatible, music visualizer that reacts to what you are currently listening to.

Plane9 is a music visualizer where you never have to settle for just one view ever again. It features over 270 scenes to choose from. But it doesn't end ...
Karma. Incarnation 1
Created by auralab.ltd
Karma. Incarnation 1  is a classical point-and-click adventure jam-packed with  original humour and brain-bending puzzles.
The game tells the story of a creature named Pip who is incarnated in the form of a cute-yet-brutal worm, living...
Protein Motel
Created by rfdshir
[img]http://i.imgur.com/mIcKcol.png[/img]
Protein Motel is a Point-n-Click adventure with clay graphics and emphasis on extraordinary stories in the dark surreal world.
Imagine if “Kentucky Route Zero” put on Neverhood space suit, went out gatheri...
PsychoDelia
Created by @HarmlessMonkii
Edit: Yes, There will be Steam Achievements!

What is PsychoDelia?
PsychoDelia is a First-Person Platforming Adventure game with a psychedelic, surreal art style. The environments are unique and visually stimulating. A balance of darkness and ...
Rifter
Created by IMakeGames
[img]http://rifter.imake-games.com/greenlight/rect_logo.png[/img]
Lightning fast and action packed, Rifter is the love child of Dust Force, Bionic Commando and Hotline Miami, mixed with acrobatics and parcour. Run and gun and swing and dash in this glo...
Crystal Vibes feat. Ott.
Created by benjamin.outram
Experience candy-colored psychedelic sound rippling through an endless crystal universe. Crystal Vibes utilizes the cutting edge of spatial 3D audio and sound visualization that maps sound and light based on the science of the human senses, to push the fro...
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5 Comments
CaptainKinkyCactusBikini  [author] Mar 3, 2017 @ 11:28pm 
Due to Steam Greenlight being discontinued in favor of Steam Direct, the Trippy Games Greenlight collection will no longer be updated.

Please visit the Trippy Games group on Steam for even more trippy games like the games featured here.

http://steamcommunity.com/groups/TrippyGames
cepheidgamesllc May 3, 2015 @ 9:33pm 
Thanks for including V.E.C.T. in your list!
Cylne Mar 4, 2015 @ 9:47am 
Hello,
I am pleased to announce Cylne will be available through Steam tomorrow ! I thank you again for your help.
http://store.steampowered.com/app/346550/
Ammasyllan Mar 31, 2014 @ 8:18pm 
This stuff is dare I say... trippy.
Cylne Mar 31, 2014 @ 3:23am 
Thank you for including Cylne.