Puzzle-solving Classic Games and Abandonware

The Secret of Monkey Island

The Secret of Monkey Island

The Secret of Monkey Island is a graphic adventure game created by Ron Gilbert while at Lucasfilm Games and published by Softgold Computerspiele in 1990 for the Amiga and DOS. It was ported to other systems...

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-07-18Tags: graphic adventure puzzle-solving 2d scrolling comedy scumm

Prince of Persia

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: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-08-14Tags: puzzle-solving platformer cinematic freeware

Lemmings

Lemmings

Lemmings, one of the most successful games of the early 1990s, is a puzzle-platformer created by DMA Design and published by Psygnosis for the Amiga, DOS and Atari ST in 1991. The game was developed by...

Year: 1991 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2018-04-25Tags: puzzle-solving real-time amiga original game 2d scrolling

Day of the Tentacle

Day of the Tentacle

Maniac Mansion II: Day of the Tentacle is the sequel to the original Maniac Mansion and was developed by LucasArts Entertainment and published in 1993 for DOS and Mac. Designed by David Grossman and Tim...

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

Indiana Jones And The Fate Of Atlantis

Indiana Jones And The Fate Of Atlantis

Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis was released in 1992. It was developed and published by LucasArts. The game is a point and click adventure. It was originally released on MS DOS, Macintosh, and...

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

Full Throttle

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: 2016-11-10Tags: puzzle-solving scumm

Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge

Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge

Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge is the point-and-click adventure sequel to The Secret of Monkey Island, created by Ron Gilbert, developed and published by LucasArts in 1991. Originally released for...

Year: 1991 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2018-04-08Tags: puzzle-solving humour point-and-click scumm pirates

Tomb Raider

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: 2017-01-30Tags: puzzle-solving

Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade

Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade: The Graphic Adventure was released in 1989 at the same time as the film. It was developed and published by Lucasfilm games (now LucasArts). It's a point and click adventure...

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

Sam & Max: Hit the Road

Sam & Max: Hit the Road

Sam & Max: Hit the Road is a comedic graphic adventure game developed and published by LucasArts for DOS in 1993. It was ported to Windows, Mac, and Linux in the subsequent years following its release....

Year: 1993 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-11Tags: comics graphic adventure puzzle-solving point-and-click comedy detective/mystery scumm

King's Quest VI: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow

King's Quest VI: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow

King's Quest VI: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow is the sixth chapter in the King's Quest series of graphics adventure by Sierra Entertainment. Written by Roberta Williams and Jane Jensen, King's Quest VI is...

Year: 1992 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-11-11Tags: fantasy puzzle-solving kings quest

Dangerous Dave

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: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-30Tags: puzzle-solving

The Incredible Machine

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: 2016-11-16Tags: puzzle-solving

Flashback: The Quest for Identity

Flashback: The Quest for Identity

Flashback: The Quest For Identity is a sci-fi platformer/action-adventure published by U.S. Gold, and developed by Delphine Software. The game is the brainchild of Paul Cuisset, creator of Future Wars,...

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2017-04-12Tags: cyberpunk puzzle-solving shooter platformer cinematic