A downloadable game for Windows and macOS

It’s About Thyme is a 2D puzzle-platformer with a funky, colorful aesthetic in which you control a Thyme Bandit: a member of an organization of thieves who steal thyme! Use your ability to time travel between the past and present to escape the warehouse before the staff gets back!


  • WASD to move
  • Space to jump
  • Shift to Timeswitch
  • E to pick up/drop objects
  • Q to advance text


  • Pete Cimino - Level Design, Environment Art, Character Art and Animations, Additional Scripting
  • Ethan Godwin - UI Design/Art, Sound Design, Writing, Additional Environment Art
  • Weston Wright - Key Scripting and Game Polish



  • MUSIC by Grayson Boldt
  • Final Cut Pro Sound Effects Library
  • "lose" by milton on freesound.org
  • "Button Click 1" by Mellau on freesound.org
  • "menu change" by leszek-szary on freesound.org
  • "short jump swoosh" by Robinhood76 on freesound.org


    • Fresh Marker by John Gauthier
    • Magic Dreams by Figuree Studio


    ItsAboutThyme_WindowsBuild.zip 32 MB
    ItsAboutThyme_MacBuild.zip 32 MB

    Install instructions

    WINDOWS: Unzip the game folder and run the .exe file.

    MAC: Unzip the game folder and run the .app file.

    Development log

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