DescriptionPuzzle-Solving games are not so much a genre but denote any type of non-puzzle game that features puzzle solving elements.
For maze maniacs who are bored of rectangular layouts and right angles, PolyMaze generates mazes in a multitude of different...
The Polyphonic Spree, the indie-rock gospel music cult from Dallas, Texas, commissioned the authors of Samorost to make a small...
Build your bridge with love. Be proud of your creation, and give it a pompous name. Then eventually watch it...
A demoscene-flavored adaptation of the Peg Solitaire puzzle: a board with a cross-shaped arrangement of holes, some of which are...
Atari ST (2005)
Pooz is a puzzle game with several playing modes. You control a small guy in the middle of the screen...
Game Gear (1991)
Pop Breaker is a puzzle game with action elements. The goal of each level is to destroy certain things. The...
Pop'em is a simplified tile matching puzzle game. Like many Free Lunch Design releases, the game can be played quickly...
Pop 'Em Drop 'Em Samegame is a variant of SameGame, a puzzle game concept that was introduced with the game...
This game aims to help younger Japanese speaking children learn some English vocabulary words. The game features Popeye the Sailorman,...
Pop Fu is the first sequel to Pogo's game Poppit! and one of the five launch titles for its subscription-based...
The main goal in Poppit! is to pop out clusters of two or more balloons bearing the same color until...
Poppit! Sprint takes the main gameplay mechanics from the original Poppit!, that is popping out groups of identically-colored balloons, and...
In this puzzle game, differently colored bubbles are placed on the screen in a hexagonal pattern. Connected groups of bubbles...
ZX Spectrum (1991)
Pop Stars is a single player free-ware Sliding block / tile puzzle game written for the Sinclair User magazine.The story...
PornPipe is a Pipe Dream variant with an adult theme.The player should construct the pipe (simulating the penis) to be...
Game Boy Color (2001)
In Portal Runner you assume the role of the bow and arrow wielding Vikki G. Thinking she was investigating a...
PlayStation 2 (2001)
Brigitte Bleu began to rule the world after the imprisonment of General Plastro. She tries to get rid of her...
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