Finishing challenging puzzles can improve the user’s mind because of the difficulty of the puzzles. The difficult the level of the puzzle is, the greater the chance that the user’s intelligence and skills will be improved. Somehow, doing these kinds of puzzles will most likely make the user bored since people nowadays stereotyped that solving puzzles is somehow “boring”.
The Cross One: Number Stack Puzzle has become one of the breakthroughs in the world of solving puzzles. This Android application has already combined the brains, the beauty, and the joy in order to make the puzzle more intimidating to the eyes of the users since this application wants to make the Android users enjoy the game as these users are completing the difficult levels in this game.
The Cross One: Number Stack Puzzle’s gameplay takes place where the user will be shown a pattern of numbers on a 5×5 tile-board. Every tap on the tile adds 1 more to the other tiles in 4 directions. The user must match the given pattern, if the user tapped the wrong tile- it is required to restart the level. This game has currently 540 puzzles to be solved, divided by different difficulty, from Rookie to God difficulty.
The player can earn up to 3 stars for each completed level and these stars are the evidences that the player can advance to the next difficult puzzle, also, the completed levels in this game can be played again. There is an option in this game where the player can undo its move, though, this option can be used for a certain amounts because this is only limited. There are also hints that can be used as a guidance to show to the player what tile in the puzzle to tap next.
The graphics of the Cross One: Number Stack Puzzle focuses the player on the puzzle with its own simplicity. The user can pick its favorite color theme from the options sections in the game. A board of color theme of the puzzle can automatically change once the player advances to the higher levels of the game. The game also contains soothing soundtracks that will please the ears of the users.
The Cross One: Number Stack Puzzle just changed the perspective of the game players when they hear the word “puzzle”. The game itself just made the impression “boring” into “enjoyable” because of its beautiful gameplay and design.