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Shades: A Simple Puzzle Game

Sit back and relax with a puzzle.

Combine blocks to create and remove different shades in this unique puzzle game

Shades: A Simple Puzzle Game

by UOVO
Stack blocks of the same color to create a darker color
Shades: A Simple Puzzle Game
Shades: A Simple Puzzle Game
$1.99 in the App Store

Combine blocks to create and remove different shades in this unique puzzle game.

Stack blocks of the same color to create a darker color.

Stack blocks of the same color to create a darker color
Stack blocks of the same color to create a darker color

Stack blocks of the same color to create a darker color.

What is it about?

Apple "App Of The Week". Featured in Apple's "Best New Games".

For those who...

  • It’s for casual gamers who want a zen-like puzzle experience.

Not for those who...

  • Blocks fall at will, pushing you along even if you’d prefer to take it slow.

Why we love it

If you want a relaxing puzzle game that’s also challenging, check out Shades today.

App Screenshots

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App Details

Version
1.3.1
Rating
(7602)
Size
42Mb
Genre
Puzzle Action
Last updated
December 10, 2015
Release date
September 15, 2014
More info

App Store Description

Apple "App Of The Week". Featured in Apple's "Best New Games".
A mesmerizing, calming, zen-like experience that quickly evolves into a devilishly challenging puzzler.

A very simple game that will challenge you to think very fast. Meditation + Panic. It's a fantastic combo.

"The graphics are ingeniously simple as are the rules, but as you start to play you soon realize that the game play is anything but easy." - TouchArcade

"I highly recommend checking out Shades" - AppAdvice

"Surprisingly difficult!" ~ The guys who made it.

Features:
- Simple rules
- Intuitive gameplay
- Difficult to master
- 3 modes of play. Easy. Medium. Hard.
- Challenge yourself with 3,4 or 5 column play!
- Beautiful, colorful, minimalist design.
- Sound design by ONBC

How to Play:

The gameplay is simple.
- Move the falling blocks into the best position to combine blocks and clear rows.
- Place 2 blocks of the same color on top of each other to combine them into a single block of a darker color.
- Create a row of blocks with same color to clear the row.
- Don't let your stack of blocks hit the top.

Super simple, surprisingly challenging.

We would like to thank Oliver North Boy Choir (http://www.onbc.dk) for permission to use the song “Sleep” in the Shades video preview - https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/sleep/id768761322?i=768761323