The Watchmaker is an innovative third-person game, developed in Unreal Engine 4 for PC, PS4 and Xbox One that mixes puzzles and adventure in a challenging series of levels full of riddles, action and mystery. In the game, you are Alexander, who is trapped in a steampunk world, similar to a large clock mechanism, where your mission is to not only repair it, but to discover why you are there and who has sabotaged it. But not everything is so simple. Alexander is aging quickly due to the collapsed time, the fight is not just against the saboteur: it’s against time itself.
Alexander has a routine, to maintain his precious clock tower every day, adjusting mechanisms, oiling the gears and polishing up to the smallest piece. For years he has only lived for that purpose, until one day he is awakened by a mysterious voice. This disembodied voice alerts him that something is wrong: an unknown entity has sabotaged his precious tower and this has caused time to go crazy. Consequently, Alexander starts aging very fast and has a limited time to fix it. Guided by the voice, he must walk the halls of the tower in search of the nameless entity and discover the mysteries of the tower and its past.
Alexander lives day after day given to his great work: a massive clock tower. He preserves its mechanisms and leaves them impeccable. One day a stranger sabotages his work and makes the time go mad making him age extremely fast. Alexander is perfectionist, obsessive and meticulous. Each of the pieces of his beloved tower work perfectly. He is able to leave everything behind for it, even his wife.
The Watchmaker is a puzzle adventure game. The player takes the role of Alexander, who must solve the intricate mechanisms that are presented to him with the help of his magnetic glove, with which you can manipulate objects at will. Alexander ages very quickly, so players will have to make decisions and act as fast as they can. The inside of the tower is full of floating platforms, giant moving gears and tight paths for Alexander to navigate around this steampunk world. Many puzzles are scattered around the tower, waiting for you to complete them, but watch out, their guardians may not be happy to see you tinkering around.