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This article explains the main puzzle gameplay mechanics featured in Puyo Puyo!! Quest.
During any quest or battle, the puzzle gameplay happens in the field (フィールド) located at the bottom of the screen. The field consists of 48 spaces (in 8 columns by 6 rows) which field pieces like color puyos can fill.
The field also has 8 Next Puyo (ネクストぷよ) at the top which forecasts the upcoming puyos/pieces to drop.
The following field pieces may appear in the field.
The following Next Puyo (ネクストぷよ) may appear in the Next Puyo row of the field.
|Next Puyo||Immediate Next Drop in that Column|
Certain enemy skills may apply the Hide Next Puyo (ネクストぷよ隠し) effect, in which blockers appear to obstruct the Next Puyo row from view. The blockers also disable any skill effects involving Next Puyos during its active duration, including:
- Next Puyo Transform
- Damage Cut by number of (color) Next Puyos