DescriptionPuzzle-Solving games are not so much a genre but denote any type of non-puzzle game that features puzzle solving elements.
Donnie Darko: The Adventure Game is an unlicensed AGS adventure game, based on the 2001 film of the same name....
There is an old topographical chestnut illustrated as a political cartography problem: if you have a map with a given...
Nintendo DS (2008)
Doodle Hex is a fast-paced puzzle fighter for the Nintendo DS. Play the role of a student wizard at the...
Linux (2016), Windows (2016), Macintosh (2014), PlayStation 3 (2016), iPhone (2014), BlackBerry (2013), Android (2014), iPad (2014), Windows Phone (2013), PS Vita (2015), Windows Apps (2013) and PlayStation 4 (2016)
Doodle Kingdom is a game similar to previous Doodle games such as Doodle God and Doodle Devil, and with a...
ZX Spectrum (1986)
The Doomsday Papers is a traditional text adventure made using the Quill adventure generation software from Gilsoft. You tell the...
ZX Spectrum (1990)
An unofficial variation of the game Sabre Wulf, with the same maze, very similar enemies, and analogous bonuses, plus absolutely...
In Doppelgänger you need to help Frank Blank to remember. The game is a singleplayer arcade version of the Memory....
This Dora-compilation contains the following three games: Dora the Explorer: Animal Adventures Dora the Explorer: Backpack Adventure Dora the Explorer:...
Game Boy Advance (2004)
Dora the Explorer: Super Star Adventures is small arcade game, based on the animated television series for young children.The main...
Dora the Explorer is a very young Latina who speaks English peppered with Spanish words. She stars in an animated...
This tile-flipping puzzle game is a forerunner to the author's later creation, Quadromania. The 10x10 game board is made up...
A falling block puzzle game in a pseudo-medieval fantasy setting that pits two characters against each other in an abstract...
Basically a Flash version of the game Squares or Dots and Boxes, Dots sees the player trying to make boxes...
Based on a pen and paper game often called Squares, your objective in Dotso is to create squares by completing...
ZX Spectrum (1987)
Double Agent is a single player, text adventure. Given the title one would expect a story about spies, treachery and...
Double Cross is a puzzle-solving game for two players. The aim is to build a solid bridge from one side...
Amstrad CPC (1987)
The Black Fountain and Sharpe's Deeds are two graphic text adventures that were only released as part of this compilation....
ZX Spectrum (1986)
Entries in the Double Play series each contain two adventure games written with the QUILL system. In this case the...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 99 Ōkami
- 97 The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy
- 95 Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
- 95 Resident Evil 4
- 95 Resident Evil 4
- 95 The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
- 95 The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask
- 94 Three Weeks in Paradise
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.69 Lode Runner On-Line: The Mad Monks' Revenge (1995)
- 4.67 The Longest Journey: Special Edition (2006)
- 4.69 Resident Evil: Revelations (2012)
- 4.67 The Tomb Raider Trilogy (2011)
- 4.62 Life Is Strange: Episode 1 - Chrysalis (2015)
- 4.61 Museum Madness (1994)
- 4.60 Fatal Frame III: The Tormented (2005)
- 4.58 Quarky & Quaysoo's Turbo Science (1992)
- 4.52 The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles (2011)
- 4.50 Cave Story (2010)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.
Puzzle-Solving is part of Gameplay. This group of genres contain:
- Action RPG
- Beat 'em up / Brawler
- Board Game
- Cards / Tiles
- City Building / Construction Simulation
- Dating Simulation
- Falling Block Puzzle
- Game Show / Trivia / Quiz
- Graphic Adventure
- Hidden object
- Interactive Book
- Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure
- Japanese-style Adventure
- Japanese-style RPG (JRPG)
- Life / Social Simulation
- Managerial / Business Simulation
- Martial Arts
- Mental training
- Music / Rhythm
- Paddle / Pong
- Party Game
- Quick Time Events (QTEs)
- Rail Shooter
- RPG Elements
- Sandbox / Open World
- Survival Horror
- Tactical RPG
- Tactical Shooter
- Tile Matching Puzzle
- Timed Input
- Time Management
- Tower Defense
- Trading / Collectible Card
- Tricks / Stunts
- Vehicle Simulator
- Vehicular Combat Simulator
- Virtual World
- Visual Novel
- Word Construction