Join our Discord to chat with fellow friendly gamers and our knowledgeable contributors!

Not an American user?

Description

Puzzle Quest: Galactrix is, just like its predecessor, a mix of many different genres. At its core there is a Bejeweled-style match-3 puzzle game. In Galactrix, the gems the player has to match have been changed to hexagon shapes, making diagonal matches possible. Also, new gems are filled in from whatever side the player last removed a gem, making the gameplay even more complex.

The game's back story is this time set in the future, and the player has a large galaxy map to explore. In each star system, there are a number of planets, asteroids, leap gates and space stations. The player has to accept missions which further the background story, but they can also choose to do side quests like mining for raw materials that can be sold for varying prices in each solar system.

During the course of the game, the player can pick up several side characters which bring along with them mini games, like constructing devices for the player's ships or hacking leap gates to access new areas on the map. The core gameplay revolves around battling other space ships though. Successful battles will result in more intel (the equivalent of experience points), which in turn helps leveling up the player's hero, increasing their stats.

Screenshots

Puzzle Quest: Galactrix Windows Exploitation of an asteroid
Puzzle Quest: Galactrix Windows Battle loot
Puzzle Quest: Galactrix Windows Conversation with another character
Puzzle Quest: Galactrix Nintendo DS Title screen

Promo Images

Puzzle Quest: Galactrix Screenshot
Puzzle Quest: Galactrix Screenshot
Puzzle Quest: Galactrix Screenshot
Puzzle Quest: Galactrix Screenshot

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


Critic Reviews

Game Chronicles Xbox 360 Apr 27, 2009 9 out of 10 90
TeamXbox Xbox 360 Apr 07, 2009 8.7 out of 10 87
Gamona Nintendo DS Apr 08, 2009 87 out of 100 87
GameZone Nintendo DS Mar 05, 2009 8.6 out of 10 86
Worth Playing Nintendo DS Mar 03, 2009 8 out of 10 80
Game Over Online Xbox 360 Apr 16, 2009 80 out of 100 80
GamingTrend Windows 2009 70 out of 100 70
Atomic Gamer Windows Mar 02, 2009 68 out of 100 68
Click! Windows May, 2009 6.5 out of 10 65
Game Revolution Xbox 360 Feb 24, 2009 C+ 58

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Related Web Sites

Contributed to by Charly2.0 (246067), Kabushi (245060) and robotriot (9069)