Japanese developer Jupiter Corporation has announced Picross S9, the latest in their ongoing puzzle franchise.
Picross S9 is coming to Nintendo Switch on April 27th, via the eShop. A price point is set at $9.99.
Here’s a rundown on the game, plus its reveal trailer:
The 9th Picross S Series is the definitive edition of the hit ilustration puzzle game! Now even more convenient and user friendly!
Four fun-to-play Picross modes and extras
Play classic Picross, as well as Mega Picross featuring Mega Numbers, Color Picross featuring colored hint numbers, Clip Picross where you complete stories, and bonus Extra content featuring large puzzles.
There are 300 Picross and Mega Picross puzzles, 150 Clip Picross piece puzzles, 30 Color Picross puzzles, and 5 Extra puzzles, a grand total of 485 puzzles!
Link play data from Picross S4, Picross S5, and Picross S6 to unlock three Extra puzzles.
A variety of features create a user friendly play environment
Supports touch screen as well as button controls.
Up to four players can play simultaneously.
There are detailed tutorials and convenient assist functions so that even newcomers can start playing right away.
Try out a variety of optional features to customize your play environment to your liking.
New functions in Picross S9
This release includes the new “Rewind Puzzle” feature.
It’s a handy feature for when you notice inconsistencies while you’re solving a puzzle.