Minesweeper variants

Group Description

Games inspired by the logic puzzle game Minesweeper. Gameplay typically revolves around systematically selecting boxes on a grid with most boxes revealing a number. Each number reveals how many mines are located in the adjoining boxes. The goal is to identify all the mine locations before setting one off accidentally.


1001 Video Games

The Microsoft Windows version of Minesweeper appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Related Sites

Selected Covers

Combat Engineer Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Combat Engineer
Fine Sweeper Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Fine Sweeper
3D Game Collection Nintendo 3DS Front Cover
Front cover for 3D Game Collection
Hive Sweeper PlayStation 3 Front Cover
Front cover for Hive Sweeper

Selected Screenshots

The start of a game
Screenshot from Hex Trap
Screenshot from GlufsMines
Playing LazyMines (intermediate level)
Screenshot from LazyMines
Playing on level 1
Screenshot from Find that mine!
Title screen with option selection
Screenshot from Lamemine
Game group created by Kabushi (180764), additional games added to group by CalaisianMindthief (7555), piltdown_man (130481), Rwolf (13136), Victor Vance (7614), Jo ST (23453), ZeTomes (29545), Sciere (443887), Alaka (45676), vileyn0id_8088 (18722), General Error (4128), Игги Друге (44998), JudgeDeadd (17558), Macs Black (77735) and Phil Strahl (161)