The best classic and old school Puzzle-solving games

Boulder Dash

Boulder Dash

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

Year: 1984 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2020-08-31Tags: arcade boulder dash variants maze puzzle-solving

Little Big Adventure

Little Big Adventure

Little Big Adventure is, as the name suggests, an adventure game that was developed by Adeline Software and published by Electronic Arts in Europe but was released by Activision under a different name in North America and Asia.

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: action-adventure dystopia humour isometric non-linear puzzle-solving

Gobliiins

Gobliiins

Gobliiins is the first adventure puzzle game in the franchise of the same name and was developed by Coktel Vision and published by Sierra in 1991-1992 for DOS and Amiga. Of course,...

Year: 1992 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-11-21Tags: fantasy puzzle-solving wizards and witches

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

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 ...

Year: 1994 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: paddle pong puzzle-solving

Dungeon Master

Dungeon Master

Dungeon Master, developed by FLT Games initially in 1987 for the Atari ST, is an grid-based 3D action role-playing game and one of the best selling Atari ST games of all time. This...

Year: 1988 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: atari st dungeon crawler fantasy puzzle-solving real-time sword and sorcery

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

Lands of Lore: The Throne of Chaos

Lands of Lore: The Throne of Chaos

Lands of Lore: The Throne of Chaos, the first chapter of the Lands of Lore series, is a real-time dungeon-crawling rpg viewed from first-person perspective (like Dungeon Master or Eye of the Beholder).

Year: 1993 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-08-22Tags: fantasy puzzle-solving real-time

Space Quest III: The Pirates of Pestulon

Space Quest III: The Pirates of Pestulon

Space Quest III: The Pirates of Pestulon is the third game, and one of the most appreciated, in the Space Quest series. It was developed and published by Sierra On-Line in 1989 for Amiga, Atari ST and MS-DOS.

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: comedy graphic adventure point and click puzzle-solving science fiction

Goblins 3

Goblins 3

Goblins Quest 3 is the third chapter of the Gobliiins puzzle games series developed by Coktel Vision. It was originally known as Goblins 3, but Sierra decided to rename it Goblins Quest to make it more in line with the other titles.

Year: 1993 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: fantasy point and click puzzle-solving

System Shock

System Shock

System Shock is a first person action shooter developed by Looking Glass Technologies and published by Origin Systems in 1994 for DOS. There was only one sequel to the game, Syst...

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: cyberpunk horror puzzle-solving rpg elements shoot em up

4D Prince of Persia

4D Prince of Persia

4D Prince of Persia is an unofficial reworking of the original Prince of Persia game by Jordan Mechner. This remake was developed by Kirill A. Terebilov in 1994..

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: freeware middle east platform puzzle-solving remake

Space Quest I: Roger Wilco in the Sarien Encounter

Space Quest I: Roger Wilco in the Sarien Encounter

Space Quest 1: Roger Wilco in the Sarien Encounter is a 1991 graphic adventure by Sierra, the remake of the original Space Quest: Chapter I released in 1986. The new version has en...

Year: 1991 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: agi engine comedy graphic adventure point and click puzzle-solving science fiction