The best classic and old school Puzzle-solving games

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: 2020-06-03Tags: amiga original game platform puzzle-solving science fiction shoot em up

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: 2019-10-22Tags: puzzle-solving

Myst

Myst

Myst is a first-person graphic adventure created by Cyan and published by Brøderbund in 1993 for Macintosh and Windows 3x. The game was incredibly successful, and it was ported l...

Year: 1993 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-11-06Tags: 3d rendering clicker fantasy first-person point and click puzzle-solving

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

Discworld

Discworld

Discworld is a point-and-click adventure game that was developed by Teeny Weeny Games and Perfect 10 Productions; and was published by Psygnosis in 1995. The game is set in Terr...

Year: 1995 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-07-31Tags: fantasy graphic adventure humour novel point and click puzzle-solving

Loom

Loom

Loom is a fantasy point-and-click adventure created by LucasArts and released initially in 1990. It's one of the most popular titles using the SCUMM engine, like the Indiana Jones and Monkey Island series.

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-05-11Tags: fantasy graphic adventure music point and click puzzle-solving scumm

Leisure Suit Larry Enhanced

Leisure Suit Larry Enhanced

Leisure Suit Larry 1: In the Land of the Lounge Lizards is a 1991 remake of the first game in the Leisure Suit Larry series. The graphic adventure was originally developed for PC MS-DOS and the Apple II, and released in 1987.

Year: 1991 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-03-04Tags: adult agi engine comedy graphic adventure point and click puzzle-solving

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: 2019-10-22Tags: horror interwar puzzle-solving survival horror

Star Trek 25th Anniversary

Star Trek 25th Anniversary

Star Trek 25th Anniversary is an adventure game and space combat sim based on the Star Trek universe, developed and published by Interplay for DOS and Amiga in 1992. Funnily enough...

Year: 1992 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-01-31Tags: aga point and click puzzle-solving science fiction space flight tv series

Discworld II: Missing Presumed...!?

Discworld II: Missing Presumed...!?

Discworld II: Missing Presumed...!?, released as Discworld II: Mortality Bytes! in North America, is the second title in the Discworld series of graphic adventures based on Terry Pratchett's novels.

Year: 1996 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-07-29Tags: fantasy graphic adventure point and click puzzle-solving

Boulder Dash

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 s...

Year: 1984 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2019-08-20Tags: arcade maze puzzle-solving

The Incredible Machine 2

The Incredible Machine 2

The Incredible Machine 2 was created by Jeff Tunnell and released in 1994 for DOS and the following year for Windows and Macintosh. It's the sequel to The Incredible Machine and it...

Year: 1994 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: paddle pong 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: 2019-10-22Tags: fantasy medieval puzzle-solving real-time sword and sorcery

Benefactor

Benefactor

Benefactor is an Amiga original game created by Swedish studio Digital Illusions and published by Psygnosis for the Amiga and Amiga CD32 in 1994. Digital Illusions was famous for ...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-06-23Tags: aliens amiga original game ancient egypt puzzle-solving side-scrolling