You want Picross, we like Picross, everybody likes Picross, proper? It is simply as effectively as a result of Jupiter’s been pumping out nonogram video games like there is not any tomorrow — Picross S6 was the newest, and whereas it offers extra of the identical stable puzzle motion, we would not thoughts a little extra selection in the case of the tried-and-true components.
That is the place Pictooi is available in. Coming from Restricted Run Video games and developer Atooi (of Mutant Mudds and Xeodrifter fame), this can be a new spin on the picture-revealing logic puzzle everyone knows and love that is launching tomorrow on the US Swap eShop, with a European launch to observe quickly.
The sport is designed to be approachable to for newcomers and veterans — the aesthetic definitely seems to be acquainted to anyone who has performed considered one of Jupiter’s many choices. It will characteristic 300 puzzles throughout 5×5, 10×10, 15×15, and 20×20 boards, and the sport additionally retains observe of your progress on a calendar so you’ll be able to see your self enhance over time.
Listed below are a couple of extra particulars from the PR blurb which incorporates an introduction from one Professor Ishida, who will apparently be your “host, mentor, and buddy” all through the sport. We have additionally added some screenshots to provide you a flavour of the sport’s UI:
“Oh, hiya! Do you know your mind is type of like a muscle? Let’s train your mind by difficult it with logic puzzles. Fixing logic puzzles can increase your thoughts! I look ahead to sharing our journey collectively.” – Professor Ishida
Basic mode options ten neatly categorized pages of 180 logic puzzles, together with enjoyable classes resembling nature, music, and area! It’s enjoyable to find how the puzzles on every web page relate to 1 one other.
Diorama mode comprises ten mysteriously silhouetted dioramas, that includes 120 logic puzzles. Fixing every logic puzzle reveals a portion of a diorama. Revealing every mysterious diorama may be very satisfying!
Pictooi is priced at $9.99 and launches within the US on 2nd July.
Tell us beneath if this tackle the acquainted components tickles your puzzler bone.