Other Side

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Other Side
Identifier: South 2-6
Area: Verdant Canyon
Puzzle Type: Main
Previous Puzzle: Recycling
Next Puzzle: Delivery

Other Side is the sixth main puzzle in the Verdant Canyon area of The Talos Principle 2.

Puzzle elements


When you enter the puzzle, you find yourself in the outer room with one drillable wall to the right, a pressure plate in front of you that controls the blue door to a small hallway. A gravshifter and a driller is available. The hallway leads to the inner room through a purple barrier.

In the inner room contains a gravity surface. It is hidden behind a blue door, which is deactivated by a pressure plate next to it. There are two pressure plates that gate access to the progress wheel.


A basic hint:

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Since the name of the puzzle is Other Side, the main question of the puzzle is how to move equipment and yourself to the other room.

If you're struggling to get started:

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Remember that you can aim the driller from far away, even if it is placed in a useful place.

If you moved some equipment but got stuck yourself:

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This puzzle uses a mechanic that hasn't been explained before. Feel free to experiment with things.

If you're still stuck outside:

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Read carefully the rules about drillers.

A list of the major objectives:

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Move the gravshifter to the other room. Activate a gravity well. Transport yourself and the rest of the equipment.