Crux is a puzzle where you have to climb a vertical wall using ingenuity the various grip points available in order to get to the top of the level.
The gameplay implies careful planning of the moves to be made by the climber to prevent him from falling, as the holds are not all the same and give way after a certain time according to their size, forcing the player to quickly decide what the next move will be. .
Crux is a puzzle game based on bouldering
The game controls involve swiping on both sides of the screen to move the climber’s hands or feet to a new grip, on which it will only be possible to resist for a certain time.
Finding the sequence of moves that will take you to the top will not always be easy as there are various difficulty scales, however there is also a level editor where you can create your own paths.
MindGames Studios’ puzzle game offers rather flat graphics and requires some timing which can be frustrating in some cases, although there are save points along the more challenging climbs.
Crux is available for Android for free with no in-app purchases and is searchable In the Play Store from Google through the badge you find under the trailer. Android 4.4 or later is sufficient for installation.