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Think Your Way Forward In These Puzzle Platformers

Puzzle platformers deliver a more methodical platformer expereince. You need to think about and plan out your actions rather than just running and jumping forward. There are still action sequences, but you need to figure out the puzzle at hand before performing those actions. These games often include switches, teamwork, or order of operations.

Nekosan
EDGE Extended
Stolen Thunder - A Unique Action Puzzle Adventure

Best Apps

Highest scored apps in the category

It gets complicated and challenging
Telepaint

Telepaint

Acid Nerve

A cute and charming portal puzzle game.

Help the paint bucket achieve its goal of getting the paintbrush that is locked away or in hard-to-reach places. Tap to open up portals and get the bucket to the brush while avoiding spikes and other obstacles. The simple controls are easy to pick up and make it so that anyone can play the game.

Control the totems
Kalimba™

Kalimba™

Flashbulb ApS

A totem teamwork challenge

Kalimba has players controlling two characters at the same time to help restore light to the island. Are you up to the task in this beautiful puzzle platformer?

Platforming action
Mimpi Dreams

Mimpi Dreams

Silicon Jelly s.r.o.

A charming puzzle platformer.

Mimpi is a dog who pees to mark his territory and dreams. Help him navigate his dream worlds, meet new friends and help them solve their problems, before finding the dog bed and settling in for a nap. The puzzles and platforming action is not too challenging, so it's a game that is friendly enough for everyone. The point is to have some fun and finish the game.

Also Good

Apps with average score

Work together
Heart Star

A parallel journey of the heart

Heart Star

Heart Star

Jussi Simpanen

Heart Star is a puzzle platformer game where players must guide two characters in parallel worlds so that they both work together to overcome dangerous and tricky puzzles. It's all about teamwork in this beautifully retro puzzle platformer.

Watch out for the marker
Eraser

Finish the blueprints and watch out for the marker in this unique, physics puzzle platformer.

Eraser

Eraser

Hiker Games Joint Stock Company

Eraser has six unique chapters, each requiring a certain number of stars to unlock, with over 70 levels in all. Erase objects by swiping the screen to clear a path to the level goal.

Collect fish, unlock characters
Nekosan

Infiltrate Mice Dungeons and Recover the Stars as Nekosan

Nekosan

Nekosan

1Button SARL

Nekosan is a challenging platformer game that also throws in reflexes and puzzles into the mix. Help recover the stolen stars by infiltrating the mice dungeons as an almighty cat.

Attention for the moving walls
EDGE Extended

Push a cube through geometry

EDGE Extended

EDGE Extended

Mobigame

The original game perfectly suited for mobile devices has come to the Apple TV. Develop your telekinetic strength by pushing a cube within a geometric universe. Platforms, enigmas and reflexes combine to make Edge Extended a rich and comprehensive game. Rotate and push the cube around the puzzle to complete...

Burn through time
Lit the Torch

Light your way through parallel worlds

Lit the Torch

Lit the Torch

Beijing Corn Network Technology Co.,Ltd.

Lit the Torch is a puzzle platformer game that involves two parallel worlds, one that is the present and the other in the past. Players must help the protagonist find the hidden torches and light them up with her flame to complete the puzzles.

Colorblind - An Eye For An Eye
Colorblind - An Eye For An Eye

A color switch based platformer with a colorless world to navigate.

Colorblind - An Eye For An Eye

Colorblind - An Eye For An Eye

Nitrome

Play as right eye, and try to rescue the kidnapped left eye. With his partner missing, right eye is now color blind leaving a difficult world to navigate.

Reunite with your love
Staying Together

Reunite the lovers

Staying Together

Staying Together

Naquatic

Staying Together is a gorgeous puzzle platformer that is all about helping two lovers reunite in a world that is full of obstacles that try to separate them. Is love all that you need to overcome anything?

Pretentious Game
Pretentious Game

There's a deeper meaning behind being pretentious

Pretentious Game

Pretentious Game

Keybol

Pretentious Game is a puzzle platformer where the objective is to help the blue square reunite with the pink one. It sounds easy enough, but things get difficult and tricky once dangerous obstacles are all that stands between them.

Beyond Ynth
Beyond Ynth
Beyond Ynth

Beyond Ynth

FDG Mobile Games GbR

7th IMGA "GRAND PRIX" WINNER!
also available for iPad and Mac OSX

Embark on an epic adventure that will take you beyond anything you have ever experienced before!

- iPhone 5 display support
- Never-before-seen gameplay
- 1 year in the making

This is the story of Kribl, a little bug on a big journey to...

RETSNOM
RETSNOM
RETSNOM

RETSNOM

Zero Rock Entertainment

** Indie Stream Fes 2015, Best Narrative Award Winner, Famitsu Gold Dendo Award Winner, Out of Index 2015 Official Selection

"Have you ever looked into a mirror carefully? How do you know whether the person looking at you from the other side is yourself or someone else inside the mirror?"

RETSNOM is...

Hoggy 2
Hoggy 2

A puzzle platformer sequel that lets you play as cute stick slime balls.

Hoggy 2

Hoggy 2

Raptisoft

A puzzle platformer sequel that lets you play as adorable slime balls that can stick to anything. Use your sticky ability to flip gravity, and maneuver through levels designed to counteract your ability.

Rescue bunnies
King Rabbit - Classic

King Rabbit is an action-packed puzzle game.

King Rabbit - Classic

King Rabbit - Classic

RareSloth LLC

Help King Rabbit rescue his bunny friends from a dark enemy. Hop around and interact with objects to solve puzzles, find the keys and coins, and make your way to the cage to free your friends. You can also customize your death animation with those shiny diamons you've been collecting.

Other Apps

Could be good for special cases

Babylonian Twins (Freemium) Puzzle Platformer

Babylonian Twins (Freemium) Puzzle Platformer

BitHunch LLC

Featured by Apple: 'Great Platformer'

What happens when you combine Prince of Persia and the Lost Vikings in one game? An instant classic and iOS's best puzzle platformer.


Babylonian Twins is a 2D retro puzzle platform game that takes you to 576 BC in ancient Mesopotamia. With a beautifully reconstructed historic environments, original Middle Eastern music and innovative two-character control, you will enjoy days and weeks of exploration and mind-twisting puzzles. A critically acclaimed remake of the original Commodore Amiga game which was built in Iraq in the 90s.

Critical reviews:
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4.5/5 - TouchArcade
4.5/5 - GamePro
5/5 - AppSmile
8/10 - PocketGamer (Silver Award)

"Fantastic head-scratching puzzles" - GamePro

"Top marks level design, superb challenges", EuroGamer

"A proud member of Mensa" - 148Apps

"Reminds us what was so good about 16-bit gaming" - PocketGamer

"A gorgeous, charming platformer with one of the most interesting backstories" - C-Net

"An Instant Classic" - THEAPPERA

Also featured on AOL News, Kotaku, Wired.com, Arstechnica, The Independent, The Vancouver Sun and others.


About the game
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- Guide the twin princes of Babylon in their quest to restore peace in Babylon in unique co-operative tag-team control

- Over a dozen large levels across five worlds including: Tower of Babel, the Assyrian Place, the Procession Street and the Hanging Gardens of Babylon.

- Super crisp retina graphics with a detailed reconstruction of ancient Mesopotamia derived from authentic history texts

- An album worth of original authentic Iraqi Music

- Super smooth scrolling at 60fps

- Secret treasures and bonus levels


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http://www.babyloniantwins.com

Yesterday!

Yesterday!

Youzu Stars

**1st Prize of Best Game Creative Award in the 7th China Game Developers Awards**
**Excellent Indie Game**

How many steps do I need to meet you and not to miss you?
Yesterday! is a 3D Puzzle Game about the philosophy of love and encounter.
Space is independent, time is irreversible. The encounter in life, however, is so amazing that it makes everything colorful.
Yesterday! is not about a story of one couple, it tells story of every couple.

[Gameplay]
The core gameplay of Yesterday! is based on magic cube. It tells a story of ‘finding him’ from a girl’s perspective.
Players will play as the girl in game. They can move on connected cubes on a same plane, or rotate cubes based on where the girl stands. Objective is to approach the illusion of the girl’s beloved boy.
Players will receive an item with a piece of memory at the end of each level. All the items together tell a story, in which players may see themselves.

[Main Features]
* Seven chapters in total. Each of them is designed under a specific topic about love and follows a different play-style and art design based on that topic!
* Yesterday! integrates the difficulties of real-life relationship, such as the different modes of thinking and the struggle of long-distance lovers, into game. Different players may find different stories in game based on their own understanding!
* Easy to play! Click to move the lovers. Rotate to change the shape of magic cube or view. Everyone can enjoy it!
* Multiple fun! Players can both experience the moving story and enjoy puzzle solving!
* Great art design! Graphics based on plane 3D low poly design. Beautiful scenes!
* Pay once for all! Play as much as you want forever!

[Contact us]
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/YouzuStars
Twitter: @YouzuStars
Email: [email protected]
Website: https://casual.gtarcade.com
We will take each single voice seriously! Thank you for your support!

Furdemption - A Quest For Wings

Furdemption - A Quest For Wings

RareSloth LLC

TouchArcade: 5/5 "Reminded me of the good old days of gaming."
PuzzleGameApp.com: 5/5 "This game is intense, challenging and epic."

A puzzle platformer featuring a royal rabbit trying to escape hell. Confront grim reapers and poison spiders, dodge traps, and find items. Use your intellect and skill to overcome 140 puzzle and action levels gushing with craftsmanship, whimsy, and gore.

FEATURES

• 140 progressively challenging levels
• A mixture of skill and logic puzzles
• Plays perfectly on both iPhones and iPads
• Game Center leaderboards and achievements
• 3 iCloud game save slots
• No in-app purchases or ads
• Swipe gameplay, kid tested and approved
• Smooth animations and immersive sounds
• Original music by Jefferson Apply
• Only available on the App Store