Jupiter Corporation’s third Picross game has been announced for the Nintendo Switch. It is Kemono Friends Picross and will make its Japanese eShop debut on October 4, 2018. It will cost ¥1,080, ¥180 more than Picross S2.
In Kemono Friends Picross, players solve nonogram puzzles to put together pictures of characters from Kemono Friends. 300 Picross and Mega Picross puzzles total will be present. Clearing each puzzle gets you a reward, just like in Sanrio Characters Picross. Though here, it is pictures of the characters in a gallery, while the Nintendo 3DS game rewarded people with virtual stickers.
Other Picross S features return in Kemono Friends Picross. It has the same cooperative mode, which allows two people to work on the same puzzle at once. Clip Picross returns, where you solve an assortment of smaller puzzles to complete a bigger picture.
Kemono Friends Picross will come to the Nintendo Switch in Japan on October 4, 2018.