2048 is a single-player puzzle game originally created by Italian web developer Gabriele Cirulli. The objective of the game is to slide numbered tiles on a grid to combine them and create a tile with the number 2048. The game starts with two tiles with a value of two. As the tiles slide around the board, they combine, doubling their value each time. The aim of the game is to create a tile with a value of 2048.
The game is played on a 4×4 grid, with numbered tiles that slide when a player moves them using the four arrow keys. To move a tile, the player can use their arrow keys to swipe it in any of the four directions. If two tiles with the same number touch, they merge into one with the total value of the two tiles added together. The game is over when the player has no legal moves left, or they create a tile with a value of 2048.
2048 is an incredibly addictive game and has become extremely popular since its launch in 2014. It has inspired many imitators and spin-offs, and has been released on multiple platforms, including mobile and web browsers. Its simple and intuitive gameplay makes it easy to pick up and play for anyone. 2048 is an enjoyable and stimulating puzzle game that is sure to keep you entertained for hours.