A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this app.
Ease of Play
The game appears to be a typical match-3 style app, but is much more involved. This could confuse some players.
Products & Purchases
You can pay to unlock certain characters and advantages.
Parents Need to Know
Is It Any Good?
Matching puzzle games are usually fun affairs that don't require a lot of your attention. Potion Explosion is a bird of a different feather. Instead of matching three similar colors, you only need to match two for an explosion to occur. And you can remove a single color if you'd choose. You turn doesn't end until you actively finish it. Plus, remembering the advantages of each potion and how to best take advantage of them can be challenging. It's not a game to play for a few minutes, then return to later. It demands your time and attention -- and that could be a bit much for some players.
The general concept is a good one, though. And it's a lovely game to look at. Once you get a sense of the pace and rules of gameplay, Potion Explosion is a game that many people greatly enjoy. Just be aware that doing so could take longer than you want.
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