Release Dates
(Apple Arcade) Worldwide
Sep 16 2019
(Switch) Worldwide
Dec 15 2020
(PC) Worldwide
May 20 2021
(PS5, Xbox Series, PS4) Worldwide
May 3 2023

Grindstone is a puzzle video game developed and published by Capybara Games.


Smash creeps with huge combos to earn precious Grindstones in CAPY’s hit puzzle-battler! Cash in your grindstones to craft new gear and overcome devious enemies, obstacles, and boss encounters as you conquer Grindstone Mountain and prove your prowess on the daily mode leaderboards.

Key Features

  • A Puzzle Game Where Epic Adventures are Your 9-to-5 – Grindstone Mountain is overrun with vicious Creeps! Part color-matching, part monster-slaying ridiculousness, in Grindstone it’s your job to mine grindstones from the Creeps that lurk on the mountain. Slay your way up the treacherous peak by completing over 250 levels of intricate puzzles and hazards, besting bosses and exploring a variety of weird and wonderful locations along the way.
  • More Ways to Slay – As your tackle the challenges of Grindstone Mountain, you’ll also discover long-lost blueprints to craft powerful new gear, unlock a challenging boss-rush mode, try your luck at the wheel of fortune in a creepy carnival, and have the chance prove your prowess on three daily-mode leaderboards.
  • Award-Winning Original Soundtrack – Your musical companion throughout Grindstone is Sam Webster, composer of the game’s widely-acclaimed original soundtrack.
  • From Your Pals at CAPYGrindstone is a game of sword-slashing puzzle battles from the award-winning creators of Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP, Super Time Force Ultra, BELOW, Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes, and Critter Crunch!

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