Review: Up Left Out review – Another quietly satisfying puzzler

Up Left Out review - Another quietly satisfying puzzler Developer Maciej Targoni gets straight to the point with his games. Klocki, HOOK and PUSH were simply named, minimally styled puzzlers with barely an inch of fat on them.

In tribute to that admirably no nonsense philosophy, then, I’ll come straight out and say it:

Up Left Out is another gem of a puzzler from Targoni. You should buy it.

Hooks aplenty

Targoni’s games also tend to have a fair amount of substance beneath their simple exteriors, so I should probably elaborate.

Up Left Out takes the tile-sliding puzzle mechanic and adds a hook. I mean that quite literally.

Some of the square tiles you attempt to manipulate here have a peg pinning them in place. Fortunately, they also have some kind of track cut out from the centre to the edge, which lets you free them if you move them in a certain direction.

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