DescriptionPuzzle-Solving games are not so much a genre but denote any type of non-puzzle game that features puzzle solving elements.
ZX Spectrum (1986)
This single-screen top-down action puzzler stars Pippo, a cute creature who must change the colour of each square on a...
This is the fifth episode in a series of six online animations made to promote the 2006 LEGO BIONICLE products...
Commodore 64 (1985), Apple II (1980), Atari 8-bit (1981), VIC-20 (1984), TI-99/4A (1981), TRS-80 (1979), TRS-80 CoCo (1983), Commodore PET/CBM (1979), Browser (2005), BBC Micro (1984), Electron (1984), PC-88 (1984), PC-98 (1984), Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1984), FM-7 (1984) and Exidy Sorcerer (1979)
This is adventure #2 in Scott Adam's text adventure series. In this adventure, you shuffle between three locales: an unremarkable...
After getting his license for his job of pirate, Fry is given a secret mission by the new chief of...
Fry ends up on a strange island, woken up by an old dead friend and poisoned by a snake in...
In this semi-casual word game adventure you captain your very own pirate ship on a Caribbean voyage. Set in the...
Pirates of the Caribbean 2: Dead Man’s Chest is a swashbuckling action-adventure for the Sony PSP. Players play as the...
Jack the Sharpshooter is a pirate living quietly when his mentor, Flash Henry, contacts him in secret for giving him...
In Piri the Explorer Ship you are placed in the role of a captain of the 16th century carrack called...
Moira is a mercenary haunted in her dreams by her past - a past she has successfully drunk herself into...
Pitman shares its general idea with an identically-named Game Boy title, although it isn't directly based on the latter. This...
Pivot is a puzzle platforming game where the goal is to collect all 49 treasure chests spread out across rooms...
Xbox 360 (2009)
Pixelpix is a basic nonogram puzzle game, much like the popular Picross series. Each stage is a grid with numbers...
This program takes graphic files, splits them into squares and shuffles the squares around. By selecting two squares with the...
Pixel Puzzles: Japan is a jigsaw game that features 19 stages (puzzles). The first is only made out of 60...
Pixel Puzzles: UndeadZ is an untraditional jigsaw puzzle -- drag the pieces around the screen and drop them wherever they...
ZX Spectrum (2015)
Pixel Quest is a Picross puzzle game that pays tribute to several classic ZX-Spectrum games.The game contains 55 puzzles in...
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