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

Simply Minesweeper Nintendo DSi Front Cover
Front cover for Simply Minesweeper
Minesweeper Flags Xbox 360 Front Cover
Front cover for Minesweeper Flags
Combat Engineer Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Combat Engineer
Stellar Sweeper Browser Front Cover
Front cover for Stellar Sweeper

Selected Screenshots

A game in progress
Screenshot from Bomb3D
Partly completed game - normal mode
Screenshot from Combat Engineer
Title screen.
Screenshot from Stellar Sweeper
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