A downloadable game for Windows

Tribal & Error

About the game:

In Tribal & Error you're a robot sent back to observe the ancient times,

but the ice age is coming and to save humanity you need to learn their language first.

You'll observe, repeat and master the cavemen tongue.


  • Language learning mechanic
  • Unique caveman language
  • No language barrier
  • Challenging puzzles
  • Different puzzle solutions

Follow the development!

Twitter: @GrotmanGames

Website: www.tribalanderror.com

Facebook: Tribal & Error Facebook Page

Steam Greenlight: Greenlight Page (We've been Greenlit!)

Install instructions

How to install:

  1. Download the Tribal&Error_E3.rar file.
  2. Unzip/extract .rar file (for example with Winrar, download at http://www.winrar.com/ (free download))
  3. Make sure the .dll files, the Data folder and the .exe file are in the same folder.
  4. Double click the .exe file to start the game.
  5. (Optional: change the desired quality and resolution settings of the game.)
  6. Enjoy Tribal & Error!

If you run into any problems or if you have questions don't hesitate to email us at:
info [at] grotmangames [dot] com


Tribal&Error_E3.rar 187 MB


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A very fun point and click adventure with a twist, very much looking forward to the full release.

Linux support pls. The earlier in development you add it the easier it is to add.

Such a cool game! Can't wait to see more of it


Great game! super interesting excited to see more!

I just made an account just so i can follow this game

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I'm very interrested in this game, Coz I met a guy in my Village. He was the designer of this game (Still the Game Designer of this Game) and he talked about it and I was immediatly Interrested to play this game. And Yes I'm Dutch too :).

Ik kijk erg uit naar dit project. Een spel met een taal dat geen taal heeft... zeer interessant. wat ik dus net al zij in het Engels dat ik de Designer van dit spel Spel en klein bedrijfje "Grotman Games" heb gesproken en had het over dit spel en dat het op Steam geGreenlight is mits positief erover sprak werd het mij interessanter om het te spelen. De Designer heet Joel Sjouke. Was een leuke ontmoeting en Ik kijk zeer uit naar deze game! Het spel ziet er goed uit en een leuk leerzaam spel. Goed Werk BOYS!

I have a problem when I move out of the cave man says that the cold and more, I can not do what I do as a fix

I'm sorry I'm not sure what you mean. It's not possible to exit the game in this demo so do you mean when you exit the first part of the cave? Can you be more specific about the problem?

??? What u mean?