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

Minesweeper Flags Xbox 360 Front Cover
Front cover for Minesweeper Flags

Selected Screenshots

Starting with a new board
Screenshot from DOSMINE
Playing MineClone (intermediate level)
Screenshot from MineClone
Beginner Level - small field
Screenshot from Minesweeper
Title screen
Screenshot from Mines
Game group created by Kabushi (161322), additional games added to group by piltdown_man (112101), Rwolf (10453), Victor Vance (6504), Jo ST (23484), Sciere (377047), vileyn0id_8088 (15567), General Error (4128), Игги Друге (44994), JudgeDeadd (15477), Macs Black (77755) and Phil Strahl (161)