As an archaeologist working on the slopes of a dormant volcano somewhere in Mexico, 1940, you get stuck in a cavern. It doesn't take long before you realize this is more than just a cave. You reveal ancient ruins that have been hidden from outsiders for centuries and discover a mysterious artifact, a gold and metal shelled Ball. As you venture deeper into the volcano, you reveal some of mankind’s greatest secrets…

Demo! Box! Reviews!

Demo! Box! Reviews!

Nov 5, 2010 23 comments

Coinciding with the release, we now got a demo available! Ready for you try to out! Afraid of the concept? Not sure what to expect? Then give our demo...

The Ball Released!

The Ball Released!

Oct 27, 2010 3 comments

The Ball has been released! The Ball is a First Person Singelplayer Adventure. Through the deep caves of a vulcano. You reveal ancient ruins that have...

New reviews - Release imminent

New reviews - Release imminent

Oct 25, 2010 8 comments

As for the release tomorrow/today. The game will go on sale Valve-time. So that means probably quite late for the Europeans. Some time in the evening.

Pre-Orders! Trailer!

Pre-Orders! Trailer!

Oct 18, 2010 31 comments

Monday 18th October 2010, Roswell, GA: Tripwire Interactive and Teotl Studios are pleased to announce that Teotl’s First Person Action-Adventure Puzzler...

Release Date: October 26 - Killing Floor DLC Character - Mystery Monday Contest

Release Date: October 26 - Killing Floor DLC Character - Mystery Monday Contest

Oct 6, 2010 14 comments

Loads of news! We have announced the release date, we got a cool exclusive The Ball character for Killing Floor, and our Mystery Monday contest has come...

Fifth Mystery Monday + Developer Friday

Fifth Mystery Monday + Developer Friday

Aug 23, 2010 0 comments

The fifth piece of our Mystery Monday puzzle. A video! A piece of a newspaper along with a video of the weapon. Early fifties. And the last Developer...

Mystery Monday Number Four + Developer Friday

Mystery Monday Number Four + Developer Friday

Aug 17, 2010 1 comment

Number four of our Mystery Monday puzzle. A little harder than last week. This week's Developer Friday is William Massaro, Will is the guy who wrote all...

Another Mystery Monday + Developer Friday

Another Mystery Monday + Developer Friday

Aug 9, 2010 1 comment

The third Mystery Monday. Remember you can win an Ipad in this contest, along with 26 copies of The Ball and Killing Floor! Plus another Developer Friday...

Mystery Monday + Developer Friday

Mystery Monday + Developer Friday

Aug 2, 2010 1 comment

The second piece of our Mystery Monday puzzle. A little more difficult than the first one! Remember we are looking for a single word or name. Something...

Mystery Monday Contest!

Mystery Monday Contest!

Jul 26, 2010 2 comments

We are proud to announce Mystery Monday, and its accompanying contest! Mystery Monday is all about the story behind The Ball. Where does this adventure...

Tripwire Interactive to Publish MSU Prize Winner – The Ball

Tripwire Interactive to Publish MSU Prize Winner – The Ball

Jul 13, 2010 28 comments

Roswell, GA, July 13, 2010: Tripwire Interactive is delighted to announce that it will be publishing Teotl Studios’ first person puzzle-adventure game...

Last 5 days of our screenshots special, plus another interview

Last 5 days of our screenshots special, plus another interview

Jul 9, 2010 4 comments

The final five screenshots of our 10 Mad Days of Screenshots special, and since it is friday once more, another Developer Friday interview! And there...

10 Mad Days Of Screenshots continued, and another interview

10 Mad Days Of Screenshots continued, and another interview

Jul 2, 2010 2 comments

A recap on the screenshots that have been released so far in our 10 Mad Days of Screenshots Special, and another Developer Friday interview. This week's...

10 Mad Days Of Screenshots - Day 1, and an interview

10 Mad Days Of Screenshots - Day 1, and an interview

Jun 28, 2010 3 comments

The first day of our 10 Mad Days of Screenshots Special. Over the next 10 days we will be posting one cool new screenshot a day! And we've posted last...

New Video plus Developer Friday

New Video plus Developer Friday

Jun 18, 2010 7 comments

As promised, a new video! Last weeks video was mainly about setting the mood and giving you an idea of the atmosphere of our game, this weeks video is...

New Video - First few minutes of the game

New Video - First few minutes of the game

Jun 13, 2010 7 comments

Check it out, we’ve captured the first few minutes of the game, including a first look at our brand new menu! There is not much actual gameplay in the...

Beta - And a volcano!

Beta - And a volcano!

May 26, 2010 4 comments

Long time no update! We have been working very hard in the past few weeks to get the game into Beta. And about a week ago we did! The game is now entirely...

Nordic Game grants us money!

Nordic Game grants us money!

May 1, 2010 11 comments

The Ball developers return from Nordic Game with funding in hand.

Hail to the King, Baby

Hail to the King, Baby

Apr 27, 2010 16 comments

There is another presence that watches you. Is he a guardian or a nemesis?

Toltec upgrades to Teotl Studios

Toltec upgrades to Teotl Studios

Apr 20, 2010 5 comments

A name change and a mini-history lesson to go with it.

A new face for The Ball

A new face for The Ball

Apr 11, 2010 12 comments

Toltec Studios welcomes its newest recruit to help with online PR and marketing duties.

New buttons!

New buttons!

Mar 28, 2010 5 comments

In our continuing quest of updating and polishing The Ball and lifting it up to the next quality level, we have reworked all of our buttons. There are...

Revamped secrets and other stuff!

Revamped secrets and other stuff!

Mar 19, 2010 3 comments

We have invested some love into our secret areas that you can find throughout the game. Short stories are added to them to give them more of a purpose...

MSU contest results are in. We scored second prize!

MSU contest results are in. We scored second prize!

Feb 18, 2010 9 comments

The results of the grand finals of the Make Something Unreal contest were announced yesterday at the DICE Summit in Las Vegas - The Ball came second...

Our first trailer!

Our first trailer!

Feb 14, 2010 6 comments

Check out our first trailer! The grand finals are getting closer and we are getting anxious :)

Two new screenshots for your delight!

Two new screenshots for your delight!

Feb 3, 2010 2 comments

Two brand new screenshots from a redesigned Oztoc I.

New Oztoc Screenshots and Press Kit!

New Oztoc Screenshots and Press Kit!

Jan 26, 2010 4 comments

We have two all new screenshots of Oztoc for you. These show the little train station where you begin your journey by train, and "the village". A big...

Best FPS Mod in Phase 4 of MSU

Best FPS Mod in Phase 4 of MSU

Jan 26, 2010 0 comments

For the fifth time in the competition, The Ball has secured a first place. In this last public round of the contest we have won Best FPS Mod, and also...

Puzzle Survey and Status Update

Puzzle Survey and Status Update

Jan 26, 2010 0 comments

We are doing a small survey about our puzzles and other areas in the game - We would like to find out which puzzles/areas people like or dislike. We will...