DescriptionPuzzle-Solving games are not so much a genre but denote any type of non-puzzle game that features puzzle solving elements.
Martin McKenna's cover illustration to the Wizard Books re-release of the Warlock of Firetop Mountain has been divided into 21...
A portion of Martin McKenna's cover illustration to the Wizard Books re-release of the Legend of Zagor has been superimposed...
In this two-player board game, players start from opposite ends of a board, filled with rectangular diamonds of seven different...
The Carson Stiles Gateway Theater has been closed for years following a series of murders. You have been invited by...
Atari 2600 (1982)
You are an air traffic controller at an international airport. You must guide planes in to landing safely.Your first screen...
The final part of the Super Kroz trilogy. Although the aims are the same as before (i.e. solve puzzles and...
Japanese collection of the three Final Fantasy games: Final Fantasy IV Final Fantasy V Final Fantasy VI All games come...
Nintendo DS (2007)
Yuri and Chelinka between them share a special mystical gift that allows them to control a magical crystal. When a...
Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo's Dungeon, tells the story of two Final Fantasy regulars, who now have become treasure hunters, Cid...
Nintendo DS (2007)
Help the Yellow Chocobo rescue his friends from a storybook nightmare! In the Final Fantasy side-story for the Nintendo DS,...
Grandma's pet dog falls asleep in the back of a neighbor's pickup truck and wakes up miles from home. Solving...
Hope relives her memories while browsing an old photo album, remembering moments of her life raising a family through the...
Nintendo DS (2006)
Nemo's fish tank friends are sealed up in plastic baggies and ready to make their daring escape! Help Gill, Bloat,...
Findola is a pair-matching game that uses not one but three tiers of tiles. Players have to click on a...
Amstrad PCW (2012)
Find that mine! is yet another clone of Minesweeper, this time for the Amstrad PCW. It uses a full graphical...
Fine Sweeper is a re-interpretation of the Minesweeper rules of strategically clearing a board while avoiding hazards, however expanded in...
Fingered is a short 'whodunit' type of game where the player has to identify a suspect in a police lineup...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 97 The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
- 96 World of Goo
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy
- 95 World of Goo
- 95 Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
- 95 Super Mario 64
- 95 Resident Evil 4
- 95 Resident Evil 4
- 95 The Orange Box
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.88 Metroid Prime Trilogy (2009)
- 4.85 Life Is Strange: Season Pass - Episodes 2-5 (2015)
- 4.69 Lode Runner On-Line: The Mad Monks' Revenge (1995)
- 4.69 Resident Evil: Revelations (2012)
- 4.67 3-D Animated Adventure Games Starter Pack (1987)
- 4.65 Life Is Strange: Episode 1 - Chrysalis (2015)
- 4.63 Half-Life 2: Game of the Year Edition (2005)
- 4.62 The Longest Journey (Special Edition) (2006)
- 4.62 Fatal Frame III: The Tormented (2005)
- 4.61 Museum Madness (1994)
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 Fiction / Text Adventure
- Interactive Fiction with Graphics [DEPRECATED]
- Interactive Movie
- Japanese-style Adventure
- Japanese-style RPG (JRPG)
- Life / Social Simulation
- Managerial / Business Simulation
- Martial Arts
- Mental training
- Music / Rhythm
- Paddle / Pong
- Party Game
- Rail Shooter
- RPG Elements
- Sandbox / Open World
- Survival Horror
- Tactical RPG
- Tactical Shooter
- Tile Matching Puzzle
- Time Management
- Tower Defense
- Trading / Collectible Card
- Tricks / Stunts
- Vehicle Simulator
- Vehicular Combat Simulator
- Video Backdrop
- Virtual World
- Visual Novel
- Word Construction