by: Lazy 8 Studios • 19.2K
Puzzle games lovers often don't pay too much attention to graphics and scenery. What matters in this kind of games is how challenging and entertaining they are. Cogs has merged great 2D/3D graphics, lots of challenging puzzle and an original gameplay. Best of all: it runs smoothly even in medium-end devices. Curious? Keep reading.
The purpose is to complete mechanical puzzles like gears or pipes circuits by using your ability and other items like balloons, chimes, hammers, wheels... and many more. Thus, you'll need to slide tiles to order it in the proper way. Some of the puzzles will be 3D, so you'll need to drag with two fingers to rotate the box. You get a initial moving gear and you have to make the gold one start moving too. Same with the pipes and air circuit.
There are three different game modes, 50 levels each. "Inventor Mode" is like the campaign mode: it begins with easy puzzle to introduce you the gameplay, then it gets more complex. . "Time challenge mode": Move fast, you have 30 seconds to solve each level. "Move challenge mode": every click counts, you only get 10 moves to find the solution.
In each puzzle you'll get one, two or three stars for three variables: solution found, time and moves. This score system makes it even more challenging. You can share your best marks on online leaderboards provided by OpenFeint. In addition, it includes a tutorial and from options you can set music and effects.
In summary, Cogs is what a puzzle game for mobile devices must be. So, must-have.e.
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by Manu , Appszoom
Jan 07, 2013
Cogs is a ground-breaking puzzle game where players build increasingly complex machines using sliding tiles in 2D and 3D environments. It comes with 50 puzzles and three gameplay modes for a total of 150 unique challenges, totalling more than 10 hours of mind-bending gameplay. This award-winning game is perfect for puzzle fans of any age and ability!
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“It is awesome.” – TouchArcade
"One of the highest quality puzzle games we've seen." – PocketGamer
“The visual design and imagination of the game are stunning, with great attention to detail, and the sound effects are downright enticing.” – Adrenaline Vault
“If a sliding puzzle was a wheel, consider it re-invented!” – TouchGen
“A masterpiece visually, as well with the actual gameplay.” – AppAdvice
Starting with simple puzzles, players are introduced to the widgets that are used to build machines — gears, pipes, balloons, chimes, hammers, wheels, props, and more.
TIME CHALLENGE MODE
If you finish a puzzle in Inventor Mode, it will be unlocked here. This time, it will take fewer moves to reach a solution, but you only have 30 seconds to find it.
MOVE CHALLENGE MODE
Take your time and plan ahead. Every click counts when you only get ten moves to find a solution.
LEADERBOARD AND ACHIEVEMENTS
Unlock achievements, see how you stack up on global leaderboards, and play with friends!
Cogs does not have in-game ads.