Fields by Kevin Langdon is a restyling of the classic Fillomino logic puzzle, which is published by many magazines.
On paper, Fillomino is typically played by filling with lines and numbers a white grid, like this image taken from janko.at shows.
To fill an empty cell, you just drag from a populated cell nearby. The goal is to completely cover the grid with flowers, in such a way that the size of each area matches the numbers given. So in the image below, we want to have 4 sunflowers and 2 violets.
The puzzle above clearly has two solutions. I had hoped that this was just because it is part of the tutorial, but unfortunately it happens on normal puzzles as well, like this one:
This is a major letdown for a puzzle like Fillomino. These puzzles must have a single solution to be fun.
Currently, Fields contains 100 puzzles of various sizes, from 4x5 up to 8x11. 8x11 feels a bit tight on iPhone and you need to be careful where you touch, but it's still playable.
Fields makes me a bit sad. It has a good user interface, much more enjoyable than other ports of Fillomino, but some of the puzzles are sub-par due to the multiple solutions. Luckily, this shouldn't be too difficult to fix in an update.
Update 10th June 2013: the issue of multiple solutions has indeed been fixed in an update.
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