Contre Jour HD in Review – Just Another Puzzle Game?

There are a lot of puzzle games on the App Store, and Chillingo is certainly no stranger to the genre as a publisher.  Every once in a while, however, a puzzle game comes along that screams “look at me I’m different than the rest”.  Each level has three glowing orbs to collect and a goal to reach, reminiscent of just about any puzzle game that exists any more.  The ground can be manipulated ala Bumpy Road, there are organic rope-like things to swing on, and the list goes on of elements that are like other games.  However, I would be willing to bet that you couldn’t name one single game that Contre Jour is patterned after, and in a day where one application market alone can house several hundred thousand games, that’s about as unique as you’re going to get.

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