DescriptionPuzzle-Solving games are not so much a genre but denote any type of non-puzzle game that features puzzle solving elements.
Windows 3.x (1995)
Lock Out is a single-player, keyboard controlled game. It was developed by the Cosmi Corporation and is featured in a...
Loco-commotion is a train-based puzzle game. Players are assigned a series of locomotives that must be moved from one part...
Loco Mania is a train simulator game. The game features twelve different maps that are progressively unlocked during play. The...
The blob-like LocoRoco are in trouble! A meteor has crash-landed on their planet, bringing with it the black, shaggy Moja...
Just when the LocoRoco thought everyone was safe and happy, the nasty Moja Troop returns! The LocoRoco love to sing,...
PlayStation 3 (2007)
In LocoRoco Cocoreccho! the player is a butterfly that needs to guide the little LocoRocos through a huge maze-like level....
DOS (1990), PC Booter (1983), NES (1984), Atari ST (1989), Commodore 64 (1983), Apple II (1983), Atari 8-bit (1983), ZX Spectrum (1984), VIC-20 (1983), WonderSwan (2000), MSX (1984), Amstrad CPC (1989), J2ME (2003), Macintosh (1984), Wii (2007), BBC Micro (1985), PC-88 (1983), PC-98 (1983), Windows Phone (2012), SG-1000 (1984), Sharp X1 (1984), FM-7 (1984), Wii U (2014), Arcade (1984), PC-6001 (1984) and PC-8000 (1983)
The Bungeling Empire has stolen a huge cache of gold from its rightful owners, and your mission is to infiltrate...
Lode Runner is the U.S. only compilation on one disc of the the following games that were originally released separately...
Nintendo 64 (1999)
The Emperor Monk of Pandora has begun raiding the Out-Sector Colonies, stealing vital gold supplies from the free systems. The...
A Japanese-only sequel to Lode Runner with all new levels. The gameplay is the same as the original. You still...
LogicKingdom is a color nonogram puzzle game where the aim is to reveal a picture in a grid. This is...
LogicKingdom2 is the second game in the LogicKingdom series of nonogram puzzles. The game is identical to the first one...
LogicKingdom3 is the third game in the LogicKingdom series of nonogram puzzles. The game is identical to the first two...
Windows 3.x (1996)
Logic Quest 3D is one of the first 3D critical thinking games by The Learning Company. Players are greeted by...
Lack of Love (or L.O.L.) can be considered a genre-defying game, though it has strong elements of adventure (problem-solving based...
Lomax Boulders is a game akin to the basic game-play of Boulder Dash.The story behind the game is that Logan...
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 Orange Box
- 95 The Orange Box
- 95 The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
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)
- 4.69 Resident Evil: Revelations (2012)
- 4.67 The Tomb Raider Trilogy (2011)
- 4.66 Life Is Strange: Episode 1 - Chrysalis (2015)
- 4.62 The Longest Journey: Special Edition (2006)
- 4.62 Fatal Frame III: The Tormented (2005)
- 4.61 Museum Madness (1994)
- 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