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.

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Title screen
Screenshot from Minesweeper
Starting with a new board
Screenshot from DOSMINE
Screenshot from AMines
This is the size of an expert game. 
Note the clock in the upper right
Screenshot from Cheat Mine
Screenshot from GlufsMines
Game group created by Kabushi (179451), additional games added to group by CalaisianMindthief (7555), piltdown_man (128799), Rwolf (13135), Victor Vance (7255), Jo ST (23475), ZeTomes (29288), Sciere (435309), Alaka (44592), vileyn0id_8088 (17864), General Error (4128), Игги Друге (45000), JudgeDeadd (17412), Macs Black (77735) and Phil Strahl (161)