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Primrose is a puzzle game played on a square grid of 49 tiles.

Each turn the player is presented a pair of tiles with two colours, initially from a pool of three colours. The player clicks the grid to place the first tile and then the second tile needs to go in the same row or column. The goal is to clear tiles by surrounding one or more tiles of a single colour entirely (horizontally and vertically) with tiles of a different colour. The edges of the grid can be used as well. Cleared titles are turned black and can be used again. The surrounding tiles are converted to the colour of the tiles that were cleared.

Clearing a large group of tiles also provides more points. After reaching a certain score up to four additional colours become available. Scores can be uploaded to an online leaderboard and there is also a colourblind mode.


Primrose Windows Posting the score to the online leaderboard
Primrose Windows Almost near the end
Primrose Windows Starting a game
Primrose Windows Title screen

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Pocket Gamer UK iPhone Mar 10, 2009 9 out of 10 90
Vandal Online Nintendo DSi Oct 18, 2010 8.5 out of 10 85
Nintendo Life Nintendo DSi Jul 19, 2010 8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars 80
IGN Nintendo DSi Jul 21, 2010 7.5 out of 10 75
TouchGen iPhone Mar 06, 2009 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70 Nintendo DSi Aug 20, 2010 7 out of 10 70
Edge iPhone Apr 22, 2009 7 out of 10 70
Wiiloveit Nintendo DSi Sep 30, 2010 19 out of 30 63 (UK) Nintendo DSi Aug 27, 2010 6 out of 10 60


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