Puzzle-solving Classic Games and Abandonware

The Secret of Monkey Island

The Secret of Monkey Island is an adventure game that utilizes the command verb-based SCUMM interface first introduced in Maniac Mansion: the player constructs commands for Guybrush by selecting an appropriate...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-09 Tags: graphic adventure puzzle-solving 2d scrolling comedy scumm

Indiana Jones And The Fate Of Atlantis

Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis is a puzzle-solving adventure game conceived in the spirit of Indiana Jones movies; however, it is not based on a specific movie, introducing a new, independent...

Year: 1992 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-11 Tags: puzzle-solving point-and-click

Day of the Tentacle

Day of the Tentacle, also known as Maniac Mansion II: Day of the Tentacle, is graphic adventure developed and published by LucasArts in 1993 for PC MS-DOS and Mac. Thanks to its story, humor, voice acting...

Year: 1993 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-15 Tags: puzzle-solving humour 2d scrolling comedy point-and-click

Full Throttle

Full Throttle is a third-person puzzle-solving adventure developed and published by LucasArts, released in 1995 for DOS and Macintosh. The game features a full voiceover soundtrack, performed by popular...

Year: 1995 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-10 Tags: puzzle-solving

King's Quest VII: The Princeless Bride

King's Quest VII: The Princeless Bride is an adventure game released in 1994 by Sierra On-Line featuring high-resolution graphics in a style reminiscent of Disney animated films.

Year: 1994 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-21 Tags: fantasy puzzle-solving kings quest

The Incredible Machine

The Incredible Machine is a puzzle game where the player has to assemble a Rube Goldberg-type contraption to solve a simple puzzle. It was developed by Jeff Tunnell Productions and published in 1993 for...

Year: 1993 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2016-11-16 Tags: puzzle-solving

Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge

Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge is a point-and-click puzzle-solving adventure game developed and published by LucasArts in 1991, the sequel to The Secret of Monkey Island.

Year: 1991 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-20 Tags: puzzle-solving

Prince of Persia

Prince of Persia is a fantasy cinematic 2D platformer originally developed and published by Brøderbund and designed by Jordan Mechner. It was initially released in 1989 for the Apple II. It was ported...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-18 Tags: puzzle-solving platformer cinematic freeware

Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider is one of the most popular videogames franchise of all time. The original 3D action-adventure, where players control Lara Croft from a third-person perspective, was developed by Core Design...

Year: 1996 Genre: Action Updated: 2016-10-30 Tags: puzzle-solving

Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade is a graphic adventure from Lucasfilm Games, released for Amiga, MS-DOS and Atari ST in 1989, to coincide with the release of the film of the same name.

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-13 Tags: puzzle-solving movies

Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow & The Flame

Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame is a cinematic platformer released by Brøderbund in 1993, sequel of the 1989's Prince of Persia.

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-19 Tags: puzzle-solving

Dangerous Dave

Dangerous Dave in the Deserted Pirate's Hideout is a 1988 computer game by John Romero (co-founder of idSoftware and designer of Doom, Quake and many other games). Dangerous Dave was initally developed...

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-30 Tags: puzzle-solving

Boulder Dash

Boulder Dash is a popular strategy/maze game originally created by Peter Liepa and Chris Gray for Atari 8-bit and released by First Star Software in 1984. The game was ported to several platforms including...

Year: 1984 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2017-01-04 Tags: arcade puzzle-solving maze

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers is a point-and-click puzzle-solving adventure game written, designed by Jane Jensen and published by Sierra On-Line in 1993. It is the first game of the Gabriel Knight...

Year: 1993 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-22 Tags: detective/mystery horror puzzle-solving