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

Stellar Sweeper Browser Front Cover
Front cover for Stellar Sweeper
Mines Browser Front Cover
Front cover for Mines
Hive Sweeper PlayStation 3 Front Cover
Front cover for Hive Sweeper

Selected Screenshots

Title screen.
Screenshot from Stellar Sweeper
Screenshot from one of the different themes.
Screenshot from Manic Minefields
Game group created by Kabushi (177362), additional games added to group by CalaisianMindthief (7555), piltdown_man (126032), Rwolf (13094), Victor Vance (7171), Jo ST (23476), ZeTomes (29107), Sciere (430461), Alaka (43100), vileyn0id_8088 (17736), General Error (4128), Игги Друге (44977), JudgeDeadd (17032), Macs Black (77737) and Phil Strahl (161)