Puzzler World brings over 1200 puzzles of 8 popular puzzle types to your PC. Conceptis picture logic puzzle fans will be happy to know that in addition to Crossword, Wordsearch, Fitword, Sudoku, Codeword, Spot the Difference and Silhouette puzzles, Puzzler World also offers 83 Conceptis Link-a-Pix available in sizes of 10x10, 20x20 and...
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Very Positive (295 reviews) - 88% of the 295 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: May 28, 2010

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Puzzler World brings over 1200 puzzles of 8 popular puzzle types to your PC. Conceptis picture logic puzzle fans will be happy to know that in addition to Crossword, Wordsearch, Fitword, Sudoku, Codeword, Spot the Difference and Silhouette puzzles, Puzzler World also offers 83 Conceptis Link-a-Pix available in sizes of 10x10, 20x20 and 25x25.
Puzzler World is split across two game modes: Quickplay, for a fast puzzle fix, and Challenge, for advance gaming where you can prove your puzzling prowess and tackle a wealth of puzzles and unlockable bonus games on offer.
Successful players can win Hint Tokens to spend on tips and solutions as well as unlock exciting Bonus Games from six additional games to discover; Hangman, Chain Letters, Equate, Jigsaw, Picture Quiz and Missing Piece. The game also boasts a Handwriting Recognition feature which allows players to teach the game their own unique alphabet and handwriting style.
Key Features:
  • Challenge: Play for Bonus Games and Rewards, or beat your personal best time.
  • Family Favourites: Including Wordsearch, Crossword, Sudoku, Spot-the-Difference, Silhouette, Codeword, Fitword and Link-a-Pix
  • Quick Play: An instant way to improve your puzzling skills.
  • Bonus Games: Unlock additional bonus games in Challenge mode including Hangman, Equate, Jigsaw, Picture Quiz, Chain Letters and Missing Piece.
  • Handwriting Recognition: You can write in your own handwriting style which the game will learn to recognize.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Microsoft Windows 2000/ Microsoft Windows XP/ Microsoft Windows Vista (admin rights required) 95/98/ME/NT4 no longer supported.
    • Processor: Pentium 3 1GHz or Athlon XP equivalent
    • RAM: 256MB system Memory (XP); 512MB system Memory (Vista)
    • Graphics: 32MB DirectX 9.0c video card
    • Hard Drive: 700MB Free Space
    • Sound: Direct X 9.0c compatible sound card
    • Input Devices: Keyboard and mouse
    • Graphics Cards Supported: All DirectX 9.0c graphics cards, GeForce, GeForce 2, GeForce 3, GeForce 4, GeForce MX, GeForce FX, GeForce 5 Series GeForce 6 Series, GeForce 7 Series, GeForce 8 Series, Radeon, Radeon 8 Series, Radeon 9 Series, Radeon X Series.
    Recommended:
    • OS: Microsoft Windows 2000/ Microsoft Windows XP/ Microsoft Windows Vista (admin rights required) 95/98/ME/NT not supported.
    • Processor: Pentium 4 2GHz or Athlon XP/64bit Equivalent
    • RAM: 1GB system Memory
    • Graphics: 128MB DirectX 9.0c video card
    • Hard Drive: 700MB Free Space
    • Sound: Direct X 9.0c compatible sound card
    • Input Devices: Keyboard and 3 button mouse
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Very Positive (295 reviews)
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stian.rodland
17.2 hrs
Posted: August 16
An incredible amount of puzzles for an incredibly low price.
Great value for money.
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sarahstarkey3012
2.8 hrs
Posted: August 15
Very good casual game to pass the time
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Lazergun
2.2 hrs
Posted: August 4
Puzzling.
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XJ9
19.5 hrs
Posted: July 31
Despite what many people say this is an awesome pack of brain teasers, and all of them pretty well made, with a cheap price on top:

+Main feature - hand drawing input option - you have 3 options for input and all of them avaliable at the same time, you can click on buttons/numbers for input, you can input them directly from keyboard and aim with arrows OR you can draw numbers/letters in the small place for hand drawing via mouse. Very nice for lazy puzzling
+Visuals: from visual side of view this game is okay, Soft lines, colorful puzzles, easy to read text. Pretty nice.
+Sound: truly said i'm playing this game mute with my music cant say much about it.
+6 languages (basically 5 english and american very close to each other): For each language you have 3 separate save slots, save slots marked with hand drawn picture instead of nickname, pretty nice.
+Avaliable games:
All puzzles has incremental difficulty (where its avaliable)
You have option for hints for all the puzzles but hints costs points that you obtain by completing puzzles, so they are not infinte
-Sudoku + Equate: Classic sudoku 6x6 then 9x9, it marks conflicting numbers - very useful, calculator is еру simple brain teaser when you have to guess correct operators for the equation.
-Wordsearch + chain letters: Simple table with letters where you have to find words from the list, they can be vertical, horisontal or diagonal, different puzzles has different word themes. Chain letters - simple anagram.
-Fitword + hangman: Fitword speaks for itself you have a list of words that you have to fit into the crossword like table + hangman - classic hangman game where you have to guess the word (you have a hit of what is the word), by guessing letters.
-Silhouette + jigsaw: simple puzzle to train your eyes - you have to click on fields with dot inside to fill the picture parts with paint, so you will reveal the picture. Afterwards jigsaw is very simple aswell - you have picture of the jigsaw at left and you have to move the pieces at right to the correct positions.
-Link-a-pix + Missing piece: You have to link colored numbers with each other, to reveal colored picture. Missing piece - you have to choose correct missing piece on the picture
-Spot the difference + picture quiz: Spot the difference speaks for itself - you have to click on the differences - picture quiz - you look at the picture and then answer for the questions about the picture
-Crossword: You have descriptions for words and crossword field - classic
-Codeword: Close to crossword but you have crossword field filled with numbers - numbers means letters, and you have to guess them correctly to fill the crossword.

In total you have like 1000 puzzles (500 puzzles + 500 bonuses) with incremental difficulty, pretty nice to open this game once a day and train your brain.
+Steam achievments - pretty straightforward - you have to complete 10 puzzles of each category.
-No steam cards.

After all its a huge pack of small brainteasers for a low price, specially on a sale. Must buy.
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DragoWhooves
1.4 hrs
Posted: July 20
This game doesn't understand basic mathematics
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Adeptus Ineptus
0.8 hrs
Posted: July 20
I played this one after Puzzler World 2; this is just as much fun! ****
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vacare
63.0 hrs
Posted: July 9
Delivers what it promises: dozens of hours of different kinds of puzzles and games. Nothing ground-breaking, but each a pleasant diversion and brain teaser for certain moods. Definitely recommend for a worth-while, relaxing time-waster.
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axe
3.2 hrs
Posted: June 28
Good time killer, hundreds of puzzles to choose from.
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Zgamer100
2.4 hrs
Posted: June 22
A decent puzzle game. The puzzle don't real challenge, but rather stimulate your brain. Its fun, and there are over 1000 puzzles!
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Chip
0.3 hrs
Posted: May 15
pretty good if u wanna have fun by yourslef
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49 of 49 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
11.1 hrs on record
Posted: July 14, 2014
Puzzler world is like a puzzle magazine from a kiosk but you can make 3 different profiles, so also other family members can play the game with an own profile (or you try the puzzles in an other language) and of course you have way more puzzles than the most magazines have.

Variety:
There are different types of puzzles, for example Wordsearch, Sudoku, Fitword, Silhouette, Spot the difference, Crossword, Code word, Hangman and so on. In the challenge mode you can play 560 main puzzles and always when you solved one you are able to play an other mini puzzle. So the amount of puzzles in this mode is 1.120. There is also a Quickplaymode but the puzzles in this mode are so easy that you very probably won‘t play it. Anyways for so many puzzles I give 10/10 points because the most puzzle magazines have like 100-200 puzzles.

Languages & Orthography:
The possible languages which you can choose are: American English, British English, German, Spanish, French and Italian. Of course this is a great selection but maybe they should add also Russian and I can’t give the full points because there are sometimes little spelling mistakes in the game, e. g. I have had a hangman puzzle where I had to search a „panet“ (correct word would be planet) and the result was „merker“ but the planet is called in German „Merkur“ (english = Mercury). Such mistakes are really rare and don’t disturb the game too much so I can give for the languages and ortography 8/10 points.

Graphic:
The graphic is simple. What else? You can’t expect that much from a puzzle game and it’s adequate for some minutes playing puzzles. For the people who want to make all the achievements as fast as they can, I give the adivce to make some breaks between. You don’t have the highest resolution in this game so if you play it for hours you maybe get stinging eyes or a headache. My points: 5/10

Controls:
The controls are really easy. You can use the keyboard or you click on the letters with your mouse. There is also a handwriting recognition function. 10/10

Level of difficulty:
Some of the puzzles are really easy, some are normal. Sometimes you need a bit time to get the solution but it won’t break you if you are into such puzzles. Sadly there is no option to change the level of difficulty. ;(

Achievements:
There are 15 achievements which you get easily. No bugged ones. The only con is that there are no leaderboards.

Price: The normal price for this game is 4,99 €. For so many puzzles this price is okay but I advise to buy the game on a sale. I bought it at Steam Summer Sale for 0,79 € (valuta calculator says: 1,08 Dollar ^^) and for this price I am really happy with this game.
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25 of 27 people (93%) found this review helpful
Recommended
3.2 hrs on record
Posted: April 29, 2014
Puzzler World is a huge crossword magazine on your desktop PC: Wordsearch, Fitword, Sudoku, Crossword, Silhouette, Spot the Difference, Code word, Hangman... and many others, in many languages.As far as this game goes it provided me with some light entertainment to kill a few hours here and there and although the resolution could have been tweaked better I refuse to complain considering I bought this game during a sale for 0,79€. There's really nothing negative to say about Puzzler World, it did actually hold my interest and I enjoyed playing. If you enjoy crosswords, Sudoku’s, word searches, letter games and similar puzzles you can’t really go wrong!
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21 of 22 people (95%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Recommended
4.6 hrs on record
Posted: December 23, 2014
Puzzler World is not ground breaking, it doesn't look spectacular and the music is a bit annoying but if you are just looking for some classic puzzles then you can't go wrong with this game. What the game gives you that the magazine does not are of useful hints when you need them, but only if you have enough hint tokens that are earned through completing puzzles. You also get way more puzzles than would fit in a magazine and if you pick it up on sale it will cost less than one too.

If you are expecting an innovative masterpiece that will challenge you then you can give this a pass, if you want something to waste a few minutes now and then to keep your mind engaged then I can recommend this game to you.
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19 of 21 people (90%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
68.6 hrs on record
Posted: March 4, 2014
"What is Puzzler World?" A bunch of pretty fun, but also pretty standard puzzles, for 5 bucks. "What is Puzzler World not?" Anything else. So don't expect it. You like puzzles? Good. Get this game. You don't? Then don't.
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17 of 18 people (94%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Recommended
7.1 hrs on record
Posted: August 21, 2015
Imagine a digital activity book that your parents would get you for the summer to keep you occupied while you were driving to your destination. This is a digital educational activity book. Math, English, Art, etc.... it's all there. It's super simple, fun, and casual. The KISS theory has never been more successful.
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17 of 18 people (94%) found this review helpful
11 people found this review funny
Recommended
17.3 hrs on record
Posted: January 30, 2015
This is a fairly simple "collection of puzzles" game. It is fantastic. There are hundreds of puzzles. There are different types of puzzles. There are Steam Achievements. If you like puzzles, buy this. This game is great. I have to go play puzzles now.
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15 of 17 people (88%) found this review helpful
Recommended
10.6 hrs on record
Posted: December 17, 2013
This game is not perfect, but it is worth having if you enjoy puzzles.

Pros: There is a good variety of puzzles (word search, crossword, link-a-pix, codeword, sudoku, spot the difference, fitword, silhouette, and some smaller "bonus" games). There is support for multiple languages, treating British and American English as two different languages - and they should, for a game like this. I accidentally tried the British one at first and had a terrible time at the crossword. Then I switched to American and the crossword got MUCH easier. If you're not worried about full completion of the game, you can skip as far ahead as you want - all content is open right from the start of the challenge mode. And there is a lot of content - over 1200 puzzles in total.

Cons: The difficulty progression is very slow. In the beginning, the puzzles are tediously easy. Hardcore puzzlers will be a bit annoyed at having to slog through the beginning, before the puzzles get hard enough to be really interesting. The proper order of operations is not followed in the "equate" bonus puzzles (they don't do multiplication/division before addition/subtraction like they should), but this is easy enough to get used to. The silhouette "puzzles" are really not puzzles at all. Switching languages means you have to start the whole challenge mode over. Puzzles are not randomly generated and once you've solved one, there is no replay value. Too many hint tokens are given, removing some of the challenge from harder puzzles.

This game is particularly well-suited to younger puzzlers, since the slow increase in difficulty and ease of the starting puzzles make it very comfortable to get started and train your logic brain. However, I don't regret my purchase, despite the tedious easy beginning of the game. I've spent a few fun hours on it and I look forward to a quick crossword or link-a-pix each morning to get my brain started.
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10 of 12 people (83%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Recommended
6.8 hrs on record
Posted: December 21, 2014
As far as this game goes it provided some light entertainment to kill a few hours. If you enjoy crosswords, Sudoku’s, word searches, letter games and similar puzzles you can’t really go wrong!

Game: 6.5/10
Graphic: 6.5/10

100% Achievement : Easy | Medium | Hard | Very Hard
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12 of 16 people (75%) found this review helpful
7 people found this review funny
Recommended
10.5 hrs on record
Posted: December 19, 2014
its killing time :D
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