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Pixellated Pixies: Where Is My Heart?

I’ve mentioned my fear of puzzle games before. Where Is My Heart?, a port of a Playstation Mini game that preceded developer Die Gute Fabrik’s Sportsfriends compilation, threatened to break my tiny mind as soon as the core concept was introduced. Each level is a single screen, fractured so that one fragment on the far left might lead to a platform in the top-right corner. Four characters must make their way to the exit on each level and each has a power that can be unlocked at specific times. One of them transforms into something that looks a bit like a cartoon tooth with wings and has the ability to rotate the elements of a level, rearranging them into their proper order. As I shuffled the screen, my brain scrambled like an egg.

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