Tunic is an action-adventure game developed by Isometricorp Games and published by Finji, launched in 2022. Set within the remnants of a mystical world, players control a resourceful fox venturing to liberate a fellow fox spirit. The gameplay incorporates exploration, combat, and deciphering in-game manual pages written in an intricate constructed script. With its blend of detailed visuals and intricate gameplay inspired by NES classics, Tunic has positioned itself as a memorable title in contemporary gaming.
In the ruins of a once-majestic fantasy realm, players navigate Tunic as an anthropomorphic fox. This isometric action-adventure game plunges gamers into a world rife with mysteries, where combat and exploration reign supreme. Armed with minimal instructions, players rely heavily on discovered pages from an enigmatic manual. It’s the only way to decode game mechanics and storyline hints. As the narrative unfolds, the fox embarks on quests that involve battling hostile creatures, deciphering ancient bells, and venturing into spiritual realms. All this while working to free the Heir, a trapped fox spirit. This mesmerizing blend of action, exploration, and puzzle-solving ensures players remain gripped till the last revelation.
Tunic Main Characters
- The Fox: An adventurous anthropomorphic fox and the protagonist of the title. They have character and visual similarities to a specific hero of a different franchise.
- The Heir: An ethereal fox spirit trapped within a crystal and the catalyst to the adventure.
Other Titles in the Tunic Series
Sadly, there are no other titles in the Tunic series. There doesn’t appear to be plans for a sequel at the moment.
Tunic Cheat Codes
|Up, Left, Up, Right, Down, Right, Right
|A fairy swarm will give hints
|Down, Right, Down, Left Up, Right, Up
|Refills life bar
Infinite Health and Stamina
There are options found in the pause menu that can be enable that have similar effects to traditional cheats. If you head to the Accessibility menu you can turn on No Fail Mode (infinite health) and / or No Stamina restrictions (infinite stamina).
|Location & Instructions
|Secret Treasure 1
|Located in a building in the Overworld. Enter the D-Pad code in front of the patterned wall: Right, Up, Left, Up, Right, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Left, Up, Right, Up, Left, Down.
|Secret Treasure 2
|Found at the Cathedral at night after having the dash ability. Follow the hints in the Cathedral to find the treasure.
|Secret Treasure 3
|Located at the Windmill in the Overworld. Enter the D-Pad code from the sails’ pattern: Down, Left, Left, Up, Up, Right, Right, Left, Down, Right, Up, Down.
|Secret Treasure 4
|Found at the southwest beach leading to the Ruined Atoll. Follow the hints on pages 1 and 51 of the instruction manual.
|Secret Treasure 5
|In the Swamp’s southern section. Find and roll four golden skulls into a hole to reveal the treasure chest.
|Secret Treasure 6
|Located in the lower East Forest. Use the Magic Wand, Dagger, and Orb to reach the platinum chest.
|Secret Treasure 7
|In the Overworld, return to the secret room behind the waterfall. The chest appears after rescuing all 20 fairies.
|Secret Treasure 8
|At the Old House in the Overworld. Enter the D-Pad code derived from the windchime melody: Up, down, right, up, down, left, up, down, left, right, down, left, right, up.
|Secret Treasure 9
|At the first Overworld fast travel teleporter. Enter the D-Pad code from page 11 of the instruction manual: Right, Down, Left, Up, Left, Left, Down, Right, Right, Down, Down.
|Secret Treasure 10
|Fast travel to the Ruined Atoll and find the secret chest after reaching a small island with a statue.
|Secret Treasure 11
|Fast travel to the Interior of the Eastern Vault and follow the hints to find a hidden room. Destroy all leaf piles to reveal the chest.
|Secret Treasure 12
|At the Far Shore. Use teleport dashes to the left to find the hidden chest.
|How to Unlock
|A Secret Legend
|Found Secret Treasure #2
|Found a stick
|Found a sword
|Back to Work
|Found Secret Treasure #9
|Bring it to the wrong fight
|Found a certain weapon before getting a sword. (Page 38)
|Found Secret Treasure #11
|Found Secret Treasure #12
|Found your rightful place
|Freed a friendly fairy
|It uses stamina
|Perfectly executed a special technique
|Just Some Pals
|Found Secret Treasure #5
|Chopped down 1000 blades of grass
|Found Secret Treasure #1
|Made a wish
|Found Secret Treasure #10
|Found Secret Treasure #8
|Found Secret Treasure #6
|Found Secret Treasure #3
|Found Secret Treasure #7
|Thank you for playing!
|Completed the Manual
|Too Cute To Smash
|Had 10 moneybanks at once
|Found Secret Treasure #4
|Made 15 wishes
|What just happened?
|Completed key collection
|You feel a tingling…
|Earned the Cathedral’s Prize
|You hear a strange hum
|Engaged a strange device
|Your body is restored.
|Restored corporeal form
|Your gift is accepted
|Made an offering
|Your pocket feels heavier…
|Understood the margin of page 17
How do you get the secret ending in Tunic?
You must collect all the pages of the instruction manual in order to unlock the secret ending of Tunic.
What does the perfume do in Tunic?
The perfume increases the speed of which you recover stamina.