Picross S5 Announced For Switch

Jupiter have announced the latest game in the Picross series with Picross S5 coming to Nintendo Switch next week with a demo out now!

The 5th Picross in the “S” Series is coming to Nintendo Switch featuring brand new puzzles for you to enjoy in all four regular game modes: Picross, Mega Picross, Color Picross, and Clip Picross, plus new large puzzles in the bonus Extra content! In total, there are 485 puzzles to enjoy. You can link play data from Picross S1-S3 to unlock the third Extra puzzle.

From this title onwards, the amount of time taken to complete all puzzles in each mode, and to complete all of the puzzles in the game will be displayed. Also, there is now an option to switch to higher contrast colors for Color Picross puzzles. Picross S5 will be available from November 26th on the Switch eShop priced at ¥1,000. A demo is now available.


PICROSS S5 Trailer (Nintendo Switch)

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