Indie platform and puzzle game in which the hero (Tim) will try to rescue his princess.

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When do monstars change direction and when do they fall?

When a marching monstar (aka. goomba) arrives at the end of a platform, sometimes it will change direction and walk back, other times it will walk off the edge and fall. What determines which ...
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Mysterious right-angled triangle with a chain of circles around it?

I've always wondered what this image in Braid is. It appears on a tile in the first level of one of the worlds, but I think it appears elsewhere, too. I don't know what it's called, and it's really ...
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Trying to solve world 3: A Tingling, but can't access 8x time reverse

I'm trying to solve world 3-8: A Tingling on Braid under linux. I watched a walkthrough and it showed using 8x time reverse to get back to the beginning before the platform has moved too far. In ...
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How do you get past level World 3 level 4 in Braid? [closed]

I don't get it. I can't figure out how to beat the level.
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How do I get Braid to recognize my Xbox 360 controller?

Supposedly Braid has support for the Xbox 360 controller (as it's an XBLA port), but it refuses to recognize mine. The controller shows up among my Devices & Printers, and works perfectly in ...
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How do I get the third puzzle piece in Irreversible?

In Braid, there is one (ok, many, but this question is only about one) puzzle piece that I cannot figure out how to obtain. I have 2 keys with which I must open 3 locked doors. The middle door and ...
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How do I set up Braid to use a gamepad on PC?

So I asked this question about Braid on PC/PS3 a while back, and one of the answers pointed me to the MotionInJoy drivers that allows PS3 controllers to be used on a PC. I've installed them properly ...
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How do I get out of the pit?

In Braid 3-1, there's a locked door on the opposite side of a large pit. At the bottom of the pit there's a goomba carrying the key to the door. I've managed to time it so that when I jump down onto ...
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What's the purpose of the epilogue's cloud?

In the epilogue there is one last cloud that doesn't seem to do anything. Since I read1 about that one star where another slowly slow cloud is relevant, I wonder if something similar is the case here ...
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Why are my Sprites Flickering in Braid?

While playing Braid, I constantly see sprites flickering and disappearing through the whole game. I have searched a lot but no one seems to have the same problem on PC or Console. here are some ...
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Do I need to get all puzzle pieces in Braid?

For example in the first level I got like 10 out of 12 pieces, so I didn't complete the puzzle, but I could still go to the next level. So how do the puzzles work? Can I get them all into one level, ...
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Going the distance in Braid

Is there a significant benefit to running through the entirety of Braid to find the stars? I have done a little FAQ reading and determined that I have screwed up my chances of using my existing save ...
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How to solve the World 4 hunt?

Now that we've determined that the World 4 hunt level of Braid is solvable without doing anything special outside the level, the question remains: How to solve this level?
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Is the World 4 version of Hunt impossible without doing something else first?

I'm stuck on the World 4 version of Hunt. I don't want a walkthrough; I don't even want a hint. (Please don't offer a hint.) I just want to know whether it's impossible without doing something else ...
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Who's the brown dinosaur in Braid?

At the end of each world, there's a brown dinosaur who tells you that the princess is in another castle. I get the Mario reference, but is the brown dinosaur a reference to something else or is it a ...
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Is Braid on PS3/PC different in any way? Is there a definitive choice?

gals and things, I'm one of the few poor souls who hasn't played Braid yet. I don't have an xbox so my choices are PS3 or PC. The game came out on both platforms a little while after the xbox ...
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What are the command line options for the PC/Mac version of Braid?

The launcher for the PC/Mac version of Braid has a box for command line options, but I've not been able to find a list of the available options. Can anyone provide a list of them, along with what they ...
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If I switch to the Steam version of a game, do my saves survive?

I purchased the humble indie bundle 2, downloaded braid, and installed it. Since the bundle is now available on Steam, I am now downloading the Steam version for achievements etc. Will the steam ...
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Why does Braid forget that I bought the full version?

I bought Braid for the Xbox 360 arcade about a year ago. I wanted to play it again, but when I selected it from the game library and launched, the game thinks it's in trial mode. How do I get Braid ...
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How to get Full Speed Run trophy in Braid

I'm looking at getting the "Full Speed Run" trophy in Braid on PS3. The description of the trophy is: Did some kind of speed run through the game. So, two questions: Do I have to get all the ...
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Hints, not walkthrough, for Braid?

I love the game but a little stuck, and not willing to look at walkthrough sites. Anyone know of places to find "hints" to help through levels without giving away the solution completely?