DescriptionPuzzle-Solving games are not so much a genre but denote any type of non-puzzle game that features puzzle solving elements.
SEGA Saturn (1996)
Gals Panic SS is the first game in the Gals Panic series designed specifically for home consoles. That said, there...
TurboGrafx CD (1992)
Gambler Jiko Chūshinha: Mahjong Puzzle Collection is not a mahjong game; rather, as the title implies, it is a puzzle...
Nintendo 3DS (2014)
3-chōme no Arino is the third game based on the popular Japanese television show Game Center CX (a.k.a. Retro Game...
Game of Blocks is a single-player block moving puzzle.The game window consists of two parts. The lower part is a...
The Game of Robot is a German shareware game for DOS. The player controls a hero who has to explore...
Get with this compilation 3 of LucasArts all-time-adventures-classics: Maniac Mansion Zak McKracken Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
A computer version of the magazine "GAMES" containing 115 assorted digital crosswords, logic puzzles, trivia games, and other mind teasers....
The Game That Takes Place on a Cruise Ship is a 2D point-and-click cartoon adventure game. The player controls Gertrude...
You have crashed your spaceship on a strange alien world and must collect diamonds on ten levels to power it...
Gamino is an original puzzle game. You'll have to match colors triangular dominoes and explode them to go to next...
Nintendo DS (2005)
Disaster strikes when Goemon and Ebisimaru are sent to jail for crimes they didn't commit! After being freed from jail...
Xbox 360 (2009)
Ganbare Natsuki San is a puzzle platform game that bears a remarkable similarity to the cult classic Umihara Kawase. The...
Neo Geo Pocket Color (2000)
In this game you keep watch on the wacky Neo Poke-kun, a cartoony programmer thing that lives locked in his...
Joey Bane has a score to settle... His home, Temperance, is no longer the same in the age of Prohibition,...
In this freeware fanmade adventure, made with the AGS engine, Garfield is forced to break away from his everlasting eat...
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 by as rated by our users:
- 4.94 The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (Limited Edition) (2003)
- 4.10 The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (2013)
- 4.88 Metroid Prime Trilogy (2009)
- 3.89 Tomb Raider II Starring Lara Croft (2009)
- 4.80 Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (Collector's Limited Edition) (2009)
- 4.06 Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis (1993)
- 4.14 Trine (2011)
- 3.75 Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders (1991)
- 4.69 LostWinds (2008)
- 4.67 3-D Animated Adventure Games Starter Pack (1987)
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