10 games for Microsoft Excel?! And free?!

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You’ve probably got a thousand games on Steam. You’ve bought an PS4, Xbox One and a Wii U, and maybe one of those cheaply-made consoles just by accident. You may think that you’ve played every game under the sun, but actually, we’re here to tell you that you haven’t! For sure you’ve missed one of the world’s most vital platforms for playing video games: Microsoft Excel.

No, we’re not playing with your mind. There are actually people out there who have spent a lot of time creating and adapting games for use on Excel.

10 games for Microsoft Excel?! And free?!

Here are ten which you really don’t want to miss!


The popular free game 2045 for Android and iOS is now available on Excel! You can also save the game! You can download the original version here, or download a newer, better version here.


The property phenomenon Monopoly, that has the potential to cause havoc within any functional family can be downloaded here.


The complete and fun version of the strategy game XCOM for Excel! There are many different versions you can download here.

Candy Crush Crunch Saga

Not the Candy Crush Saga you’re usually used to seeing – but an unofficial spin-off that allows you to control the stock market entry for its creators! You can download it here.

Champ Manager

The Excel version of Championship Manager which holds up to 3,000 user details from various leagues. You can try it here.


We all loved MineSweeper – now it’s come back in Excel form! Try it here!

Battleship 2

The eternal battle of the waves! A true classic! Get it here.

Brain Trainer

Maybe you forgot about the famous “Brain Training” games? Well, maybe it’s time get your brain back in to gear here.


Some people can spend hours on end playing Sudoku. Why not spend hours yourself downloading it from here.



We left the most classic for last! Download it here!

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