A downloadable game for Windows

Familiar is an asymmetrical co-op puzzle game about a witch and her familiar.

Combine your unique abilities to overcome obstacles and platform your way through a victorian style mansion to regain your amulet, your broom, and eventually your freedom.

This game was developed by Team Lynx during Valkyrie Jam 2019, a 10-day all woman game jam in the north of Sweden.

Dev team

  • Olivia van den Born - Designer
  • Elin Ölund Forsling - 3D Artist
  • Linnea Östedt Harrison - Technical Artist
  • Careena Kingdom - Animator
  • Blair Kuhlman - Gameplay Programmer
  • Masha Lepire - Sound Designer & Composer
  • Katarina Smieskova - Gameplay Programmer

Special thanks to

  • Jenny Nordenborg
  • Kim Aava
  • Mikael Hedberg
  • Wilda Nordenborg
  • Mattias Bergqvist
  • Emil Sandberg
  • Jeanette Nilsson
  • Sebastian Gröndal

Rated 4.0 out of 5 stars
(1 total ratings)
Tagsasymmetrical, Co-op, Local Co-Op, Magic, Puzzle-Platformer, Unity, valkyriejam, witch
MultiplayerLocal multiplayer
Player countSingleplayer


Familiar.zip 134 MB
Familiar OST - Escape 4 MB
Familiar OST - Together 4 MB

Install instructions

Download and unpack the Zip File, and then just run Lynx .exe

We recommend playing with two xbox controllers hooked up to your PC - but you can also have both players use one keyboard together.


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Hi Devs,

Thanks for releasing the game. It does look cool and I have had a play however, im not sure id it's part of the game but the fox seems to disappear regulary.

Hope you can help?

Do you want me to post a video to help you out?



wow that is unexpected! would love a video so we can understand what is happening. thank you so much for giving our game a try!

- Team Lynx