Joy Puzzle Game (beta) is a completely free jigsaw puzzle game that helps to create jugsaw puzzles with your own images. That means, you can use your own favorite images to design a puzzle, and solve it. A timer will monitor how much time you take to solve the puzzle. It also lets you set difficulty by adjusting the size of the puzzle. Thus, kids and elders both can play this game.
This jigsaw puzzle game comes with an interesting feature to save game progress. Later, you can restore the game to that point by just loading the saved file. You can also pause and resume the game, whenever needed.
In between the game progress, it also lets you preview the original image, just like visible in below screen recording. This will help you a lot and give you hint to complete the puzzle.
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- You can increase/decrease the grid size of the puzzle to adjust the difficulty. Standard grid size is 4:4, but it can be increased as 5:5, 6:6, 7:7, and 8:8. Use size menu to set the difficulty.
- By default, grid lines and numbers are shown in the puzzle, and in preview. But you can hide both options as well.
- Game menu contains multiple options that you can use, such as:
- Save the game progress to desired location as *.kgs format.
- Preview original image using Show image option.
- View results of all games played by you.
- View game statistics.
Play This Free Jigsaw Puzzle Game:
Download the zip file of this jigsaw puzzle game by using the link added at the end of this review. This game is portable and doesn’t require installation. So, all you have to do is, extract its downloaded zip file and run JPG.exe file. You need to ‘run it as administrator’, otherwise it will show an error. Its interface will be in front of you.
Now you have to add an image of your choice to create the jigsaw puzzle. Use Game menu and click on Open button. Select any bmp or jpg format image from your PC and add it. Its interface will optimize automatically according to the size of the image. However, if you have inserted a very large image, then its interface won’t cover your desktop screen, neither you can manually adjust the size of its interface. This improvement is required in this game.
After inserting the image, you need to shuffle all the pieces. Shuffle option is available in Game menu to start the shuffling process. You need to stop shuffling otherwise it will keep going on. Now you can start playing the game.
As soon as the game begins, timer will also start and you need to complete the puzzle as quickly as you can. Just use left mouse button to arrange puzzle pieces and solve it. Whenever you get stuck in between the game play, you can preview original image, and continue trying to solve your puzzle.
This jigsaw puzzle game is more interesting because it lets you play with own images, and not just presets. Kids can play this game to explore their puzzle solving skills and elders can use it to find out how fast and good they are in the puzzle solving.