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Monument Valley is like a work of art (pictures)

Using level design that's heavily influenced by artist M.C. Escher, this puzzle game is a joy to play.

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A sight to behold

Monument Valley is fun to play and great to look at. Get a taste for the level design in this slideshow.

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Beautiful levels

Sometimes you'll visit a floating castle, and other times it will just be paths high in the sky. Each will take time to explore and solve. Read more about Monument Valley.

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Level variation

Once you reach the top of the tall tower on the left, you have reached the goal. On the right, a box-shaped puzzle holds many secrets as you open each side.

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Several settings for the game

Every level is vastly different from the last. Here you have a deep underground staircase on the left, with another puzzle that's surrounded by water on the right.

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