We Were Here Trophy Guide

Trophy Roadmap:

Difficulty: 3/10.
Estimated time to Platinum & 100%: 1 Hour.
Trophies: 26. 40-platinum 1 / Gold 8 / Silver 4 / Bronze 13 .
Missable trophies: None.
Buggy trophies: (Gold Die Hard) Just start at Spike Hall with chapter selection and complete it with no mistakes.
Difficulty related: None.
Playthrough: 2 Minimum.

Introduction:

Welcome to the We Were Here Trophy Guide!
We Were Here is the free pilot episode in a series of cooperative standalone puzzle adventures. Two players are trapped inside an abandoned castle, the only possessions you have left is a walkie-talkie with a familiar voice on the other end.

Roadmap:

Stage 1: Play as either The Explorer or The Librarian.
Just play any role you like, this game is most fun with a friend, so just have a good time.

You’ll be earning these trophies:
Bronze The Answer Lies..
Bronze ..Between The Eyes
Bronze Is that a..
Bronze A face on its..
Bronze The is fine
Bronze Antarctic Odyssey
Bronze Dungeons and..
Bronze Guiding Light
Bronze Ice Physics
Bronze Grandmaster
Bronze Is that another..
Bronze South Pole
Silver Lights, camera..
Silver Don’t Turn Around
Silver Why me?
Silver Worst Friend Forever

Stage 2: Playing the role you didn’t in Stage 1 + Clean up.
Once, you’re done with the first playthrough, you can get stuff like the confetti ending or the perfect playthrough.

During this step you’ll earn these trophies:
Gold Die Hard
Bronze Happy Ending
Gold Eye See You
Gold Myth Busters
Gold What ‘r you doing?
Gold Dungeon Master
Gold Fools’ Mate
Gold Vlad The Impaler
Gold Killer Performance

Trophy Guide:

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The Curse of Castle Rock
Obtained all We Were Here tropies

Not much to say here, you get the platinum for obtaining all trophies in the base game. Also, note to the Developers. They wrote “tropies” instead of “trophies” in the description.

The Answer Lies..
Escape from the Storage Room

This trophy is earned from playing the explorer role and is the first puzzle. Go to Gold Eye See You for more details.

..Between The Eyes
Assisted in escaping the Storage Room ..and no the answer is not a nose

This trophy is earned from playing the librarian role and is the first puzzle. Go to Gold Eye See You for more details.

Is that a..
Escape from the Painting Room

This trophy is earned from playing the explorer role and is the second puzzle. Go to Gold Myth Busters for more details.

A face on its..
Assisted in escaping the Painting Room ..and enjoyed fine arts

This trophy is earned from playing the librarian role and is the second puzzle. Go to Gold Myth Busters for more details.

This is fine
Escape from the Submerged Hallway

This trophy is earned from playing the explorer role and is the third puzzle. Go to Gold What ‘r you doing? for more details.

Antarctic Odyssey
Assisted in escaping the Submerged Hallway ..and became a qualified plumber

This trophy is earned from playing the librarian role and is the third puzzle. Go to Gold What ‘r you doing? for more details.

Dungeons and..
Escaped from the Dungeon ..and the dragon.

This trophy is earned from playing the explorer role and is the fourth puzzle. Go to Gold Dungeon Master for more details.

Guiding Light
Assisted in escaping the Dungeon ..and didn’t skip leg day

This trophy is earned from playing the librarian role and is the fourth puzzle. Go to Gold Dungeon Master for more details.

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Ice Physics
Escape from the Frozen Courtyard ..and didn’t lose your cool

This trophy is earned from playing the explorer role and is the fifth puzzle. Go to Gold Fools’ Mate for more details.

Grandmaster
Assisted in escaping the Frozen Courtyard ..and learned some new tricks

This trophy is earned from playing the librarian role and is the fifth puzzle. Go to Gold Fools’ Mate for more details.

Is that another..
Escape from the Dark Hallway

This trophy is earned from playing the explorer role and is the sixth puzzle. Go to Gold Vlad The Impaler for more details.

South Pole
Assisted in escaping the Dark Hallway ..and learned about cardinal directions

This trophy is earned from playing the librarian role and is the sixth puzzle. Go to Gold Vlad The Impaler for more details.

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Assisted in escaping the Haunted Theater

This trophy is earned from playing the explorer role and is the seventh and final puzzle. Go to Gold Killer Performance for more details.

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Escaped the Haunted Theater

This trophy is earned from playing the librarian role and is the seventh and final puzzle. Go to Gold Killer Performance for more details.

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Stayed behind, all alone
Spoiler:

At the end of the game, there will be a choice to either stand on a pressure plate and let your teammate go, or to leave while your teammate stands on the pressure plate. For this trophy, you are required to stay behind and let your teammate go.

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Got out and left your friend behind
Spoiler:

At the end of the game, there will be a choice to either stand on a pressure plate and let your teammate go, or to leave while your teammate stands on the pressure plate. For this trophy, you are required to leave while your teammate stays behind.

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Die Hard Gold
Play through the whole game without dying once

This trophy requires you to get through the entire game without dying, but also you can’t fail a single puzzle either, even if it doesn’t result in a death.

There are seven puzzles in the game to get through, and some of them aren’t random which will help since the explorer can get through it quicker if they know the solutions in advance.

These puzzles are:

  • The Dungeon
  • Chess
  • Haunted Theater

For the puzzle solutions, go to the trophies related to completing them perfectly.

Happy Ending
Have some confetti

When in The Dungeon, Once you reach the red switch, just spam it until confetti pops out.

This can only be unlocked for the explorer, the librarian will not get the trophy. And this will also disqualify you for the trophy Gold Die Hard.

Eye See You Gold
Perfect play ‘Between the eyes’

The Explorer: 

When starting, The Explorer will see a wall with symbols, and on either side pillars with eyes, each one of three different colors. From left to right tell the colors to the librarian, this is the pattern with the symbols you must press.

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Symbols on the wall.
 

The Librarian:

When starting, The Librarian will have a poster on the wall with the same symbols and eyes, and you’ll have to match the color of the eyes the explorer sees’ to the same pattern on the poster.

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The Poster with the Symbols
Myth Busters Gold
Perfect play ‘Painting Room’

The Explorer:

After progressing there will be painting with some unique characteristics. You’ll have to describe it to the Librarian and then place three tiles with symbols in the correct order, in the empty space below the painting.

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The Librarian:

To the left of the poster with the eyes and the symbols, a door will open to a room full of painting, The Explorer will have to describe the painting, and then The Librarian will have to describe the symbols.

 

All Paintings:

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What ‘r you doing? Gold
Perfect play ‘Submerged Hallway’

The Explorer:

The Explorer will be in a room that slowly fills with water, there will be some stairs leading down and on the door a sign that has a color written out. The possible colors are
  • Green
  • Purple
  • Orange

You’ll have to tell the Librarian this color.

The Librarian:

After exiting the room with the paintings you’ll have to go forwards turn right around the corner and enter the room on the left which is a bunch of stairs downwards. leading to 3 valves of different colors.

  • Blue
  • Red
  • Yellow

These three colors can make the color The explorer will see.

Red + Blue Purple
Red + Yellow Orange
Blue + Yellow Green
13ac88.png Note: Stay in the middle as much as possible, if you move too much to the right you can get clipped into a box which will get you stuck until you manage to escape, if you can escape that is, there is no jump feature in the game, so you’ll have to move around until your hitbox gets loose.
Dungeon Master Gold
Perfect play ‘The Dungeon’

The Explorer:

The explorer will be in a dungeon, it’s the job of The Librarian to escort you to the correct spots that’ll allow you to trigger the switches for the different colored gates.

The Librarian:

In the Library, there is a staircase, and once you’re at the top there is a leaver right at the top, this will cause the map downstairs to glow with new information as shown below.
 

The correct route is:

Blue – Green – Blue – Red – Blue – Green
 
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  • Solid Rectangle – Closed Gate.
  • Hollow Rectangle – Open Gate.
  • X / Cross – Switch
Fools’ Mate Gold
Perfect play ‘Chess’

The Explorer:

You’ll be let into an outdoor area where you’ll slowly freeze and lose your vision, You’ll have about 5 minutes to complete a few tasks. First, you’ll have to turn on a generator.

Firstly, go to the box in the back and hit  when it’s on green three times to get the lights on top to glow. Then head left and spin the lever next to it.

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Now head to the chessboard:

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The Librarian:

As The Librarian, you’ll have to grab the film-roll near the map on the table, then take it upstairs, turn left and place it on the projector. This will play a film of the chess moves needed to progress.

For those who aren’t familiar with chess, the piece names will be used for the explanation.

Pieces:

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Correct Answer:

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  • White Pawn – From E2 – E4
  • Black Pawn – From E7 to E5
  • White Bishop – From F1 to C4
  • Black Pawn – From B7 to B6
  • White Queen – From D1 to F3
  • Black Knight – From B8 to C6
  • White Queen – From F3 to F7
Vlad The Impaler Gold
Perfect play ‘Spike Hall’

The Explorer:

After progressing through the chess puzzle, you’ll be in a hallway with a tiled floor, in front, there will be a book with 5 symbols. The Librarian will have multiple books scattered around the Library and each has different but very similar symbols on it. Each book has directions to escape the room by crossing the hall without dying. if you die on this, you’ll be instantly reset, but, the symbols on the book change, and the directions will be different.

The Librarian:

As the Librarian, it’s your job to lead The Explorer with the proper directions based on the book.

Below is a list of all books and the proper direction.

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Starting In The Far West Corner.
One Moves North Trice.
Take One Step South.
But Not Before Taking, Two Steps East.
Continue Towards The Eastern Wall.
The Head Towards The End Of It All.
 

Starting from the furthest left side:

Up Up Up Right Right Down Right Right Up Up Up
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Before One Starts In the East.
Take One Step Westward.
Then Start By Taking Two Steps North.
Take One More Step North.
But Not Before Moving One Step West.
Go West Some More Till One Hits The Wall.
Then Head Straight For The Door.
 

Starting from the furthest right side, move one step left before starting:

Up Up Left Up Left Left Up Up
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Starting In The Far West.
Take-Two Steps Northbound.
Head East Twice.
Then After Moving North Two Times.
One Can Head For The Door.
After Taking One Step.
Towards The Western Wall.
 

Starting from the furthest left side:

Up Up Right Right Up Up Left Up
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Before One Starts In The West.

Take One Step Towards The Eastern Wall.
Start Off By Taking Two Steps North.

Move Two Steps To The Eastern Wall.
You May Go To The Western Wall.
After Heading North Twice.
You May Then Leave.

 
Starting from the furthest left side, move one step right before starting:

Up Up Right Right Up Up Left Left Left Up

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Starting From The Far East.
After Moving Two Steps North.
Head Two Steps Towards The West.
Move Two Steps Towards The North.
Take A Step East Before
Heading Forward Once More.
 

Starting from the furthest right side:

Up Up Left Left Up Up Right Up
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In The Western Corner Lies Your Start.
Keep Moving North But Watch Your Step.
Before The Last Tile, You Must Head East.
After These Two Steps.
Take One Step Towards The South.
Head For The Eastern Wall
Then You May Proceed Towards The Door.
 

Starting from the furthest left side:

Up Up Up Up Right Right Down Right Right Right Up Up
Killer Performance Gold
Perfect play ‘Haunted Theater’

The Explorer:

Now as the explorer, you’ll have to pull some spin levers to put out different assets on a stage that The Librarian can see. After every scene is on stage, you’ll have to pull the “Scene x” lever on the right side, then you can start on the next scene. There is also a Blood Light that you can use but is only needed in the last scene.

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The Correct order is:

  • Scene 1 – Castle + People
  • Scene 2 – Castle + Queen + King
  • Scene 3 – Castle + Queen + King + People
  • Scene 4 – Castle + Queen + People + Mad King
  • Scene 5 – King + Blood Light

The Librarian:

After The Explorer escapes the frozen outdoors, head upstairs and turn right and head to the door, it’ll lead to a theatre, head up the stairs to the stage and play the record player or vinyl player, gramophone… etc.

The record player or vinyl player, gramophone… etc. The Monster
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