Developer Jupiter has unveiled an eighth mainline instalment for its mighty Picross puzzle collection on Change, its huge new addition being multiplayer assist for as much as 4 participant when it launches subsequent week. Moreover, multiplayer and touchscreen assist are reportedly being added to all earlier Change instalments on the identical time.
Picross S8, as this latest entry is thought, follows the identical acquainted method as its predecessors – every stage requiring gamers to finish an image on a grid by fixing numerical clues indicating which squares have to be stuffed in – however provides a little bit of spice to proceedings by letting 4 gamers put their heads collectively to sort out every problem.
In accordance with the official Picross website, it is native multiplayer solely (the trailer suggests there is a score-based part regardless of everybody working co-operatively to finish the identical puzzle), and every participant will want their very own controller to take part.
In complete, Picross S8 will characteristic 485 new phases: 300 Picross and Mega Picross puzzles, 150 Clip Picross puzzles, 30 Color Picross puzzles, and 5 Further puzzles. Three further Further puzzles may also unlock for homeowners of Picross S4, Picross S5, and Picross S6.
Picross S8 involves the Change eShop subsequent Thursday, twenty ninth September, the place it’s going to value £8.99/€9.99/$8.99 USD. Nintendo Life reports its launch can be accompanied by an replace for all earlier Change instalments of the collection, including the identical multiplayer and touchscreen assist seen in Picross S8.