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.

Trivia

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

Fine Sweeper Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Fine Sweeper
20 Pferdespiele Windows Front Cover
Front cover for 20 Pferdespiele
Crazy Sapper Linux Front Cover
Front cover for Crazy Sapper
Hive Sweeper PlayStation 3 Front Cover
Front cover for Hive Sweeper

Selected Screenshots

Title screen (v2.0)
Screenshot from Demineur
Title Screen
Screenshot from Fine Sweeper
The start of a game. The player's score starts at 100 and counts down for every cell they examine
Screenshot from Black Box Chess
Playing on level 1
Screenshot from Find that mine!
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