Top Puzzle Games of 2012
Welcome to VideoGamer.com's top puzzle games of 2012, a list of the best videogames, generated by editorial reviews and popularity on the site. Here's a look at our favourites...
Tequila Works sacrifies gameplay to pursue a weak story in this downloadable platformer.
Puddle is a well-made game with a lot of character and a cheeky scientific feel.
Traffic Wonder is a very pleasant surprise.
A very satisfying puzzle game, one that manages to stay surprising throughout by keeping things incredibly tight.
PuzzleJuice is a triathlon of different games, all competing in unison and prodding various parts of your addled brain at the same time.
Quarrel is wrapped up in a darling Fisher Price aesthetic and presented with wit and style.
While it's clear Q Entertainment perfected the game's formula on their very first try, this iteration of the neon-lit puzzler is so charming and elegantly formed you'd be a fool to say no.
I find it a shame, though understandable, that many people see iOS development as a race to the bottom. Angry Birds Space, however, effortlessly shows why Rovio is currently on top.
Just because the titular creatures aren't around to enjoy the fruits of their demise (for long, anyway) doesn't mean you shouldn't.
Fez's ornate world, sumptuous audiovisual presentation, and cryptic machinations made me feel like an adrift archaeologist filled with wonder.