The best classic and old school Puzzle-solving games

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 in 1990 for the Amiga and DOS. It was ported to other systems in 1991, 1992, and 1993.

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: caribbean comedy fantasy graphic adventure history pirates point and click puzzle-solving scumm

Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider is an action-adventure game developed by Core Design and published by Eidos Interactive in 1996 for PC, Sega Saturn, and PlayStation. Eidos Interactive, formerly known...

Year: 1996 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 3d action-adventure ancient egypt archaeology platform puzzle-solving south america

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.

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: apple 2 original game cinematic freeware middle east platform puzzle-solving

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 ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-17Tags: archaeology detective graphic adventure interwar mystery point and click puzzle-solving 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: 2019-07-30Tags: comedy comics detective graphic adventure mystery point and click 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. O...

Year: 1991 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: caribbean comedy graphic adventure history humour pirates point and click puzzle-solving scumm

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 ...

Year: 1991 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2021-02-17Tags: amiga original game puzzle-solving real-time

Day of the Tentacle

Day of the Tentacle

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 an...

Year: 1993 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-07-31Tags: comedy graphic adventure humour point and click puzzle-solving scumm

Supaplex

Supaplex

Supaplex is a puzzle game developed by Think!Ware Development and published by Digital Integration in 1991 for the Amiga and DOS. Despite the fact the name sounds like a wrestling...

Year: 1991 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: amiga original game boulder dash variants clone 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 the PC by Sierra Entertainment.

Year: 1993 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: puzzle-solving

Another World

Another World

Another World, also known as Out of This World, is a cinematic platformer action-adventure designed by Éric Chahi for Delphine Software and released in 1991 initially for Amiga an...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-02-19Tags: amiga original game platform puzzle-solving science fiction shoot em up

Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow & The Flame

Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow & The Flame

Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame is the sequel to the original Prince of Persia, developed and published by Broderbund Software it was released in 1993. This seque...

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: cinematic fantasy middle east platform puzzle-solving

Ultima VII: The Black Gate

Ultima VII: The Black Gate

Ultima VII: The Black Gate is a role-playing game and seventh in the line of Ultima games designed by Richard Garriott, it was developed and published by Origin systems, and released for DOS in 1992.

Year: 1992 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: fantasy medieval puzzle-solving real-time sword and sorcery

Alone in the Dark

Alone in the Dark

Alone in the Dark is a survival horror game developed by Infogrames Europe and published by I-Motion in 1992. It was initially released for DOS, but was later ported to several other platforms.

Year: 1992 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: horror interwar puzzle-solving survival horror