Download Puzzle Games for Windows - Best Software & Apps

  • Hill Climb Racing

    1.29.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone

    Driving the distance

    8
    1290 votes
    • PROS: Addictive gameplay, Interesting physics mechanics
    • CONS: Can get frustrating
  • Zuma's Revenge!

    Demo

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Web Apps

    Another crazily addictive PopCap puzzle game!

    8
    1420 votes
    • PROS: Great gameplay, Bold, cheerful graphics, Excellent sound
    • CONS: None, although the 60 minute demo is not enough!
  • Angry Birds

    Windows PC 4.0.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    Addictive puzzle game: kamikaze birds against the pigs

    8
    9126 votes
    • PROS: Excellent physics engine, Very funny and entertaining, Lots of game levels, Highly addictive
    • CONS: Repetitive sound effects
  • Diner Dash 2

    1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Game for Puzzle Fans

    7
    312 votes
    • PROS: Fast paced and engaging action, Large cast of colourful characters
    • CONS: Rather similar to the first game, Can be very challenging
  • Limbo

    1.7

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    An award winning indie horror platformer

    8
    698 votes
    • PROS: Incredibly atmospheric, Excellent graphics, Unique
    • CONS: At times very tough
  • Bubble Shooter

    deluxe

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    Mac

    Free Classic Shooting Game for Puzzle Lovers

    7
    639 votes
    • PROS: Extremely addictive, Cool and colourful graphics, Very easy to play
    • CONS: Can get repetitive after a while
  • UNITALE

    2.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A difficult and free RPG and puzzle game set in 2D

    9
    180 votes
    • PROS: Unusual in a new-developer sense, References to modern characters is a nice touch
    • CONS: It is a very ugly looking game, Some players may lack the patience needed to complete it
  • Dude, Stop

    0.6.21

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A puzzle game where getting it wrong is right

    8
    135 votes
    • PROS: Offers a contradiction to typical OCD-type puzzle games , Has nerd-culture esoteric humour
    • CONS: You are forced to replay certain levels to progress , The graphics are cheap and nasty looking
  • Microsoft Mahjong for Windows 10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Game for Puzzle Lovers

    7
    189 votes
    • PROS: Colourful graphics, Free to play, Extremely addictive
    • CONS: Only suitable for Windows 10 users, An internet connection is required
  • Portal

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android

    An unforgettable 3D puzzle experience

    7
    645 votes
    • PROS: Original, Fantastic puzzles, Great audio, Unforgettable enemy
    • CONS: A little short
  • Bubble Witch 3 Saga

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Game for Puzzle Lovers

    9
    10 votes
    • PROS: Lots of free lives, Cute and colourful graphics, Plenty of levels to complete, Multiplayer mode available
    • CONS: Gets rather repetitive, Not very original, Heavy emphasis on in-app purchases, Theme music gets irritating quickly
  • Scribblenauts Unlimited

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    Imaginative and fun action puzzle game

    7
    8293 votes
    • PROS: Limited only by your imagination, Great graphics and animations, Fun gameplay
    • CONS: Can be hard to solve some puzzles, Not available worldwide yet
  • Cake Mania

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Cool Game for Puzzle Lovers

    8
    694 votes
    • PROS: Easy to get into, Cool and colourful graphics
    • CONS: Rather repetitive game play, Not a lot of creativity involved
  • Block Puzzle Classic Tetris

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Game for Puzzle Lovers

    7
    4 votes
    • PROS: Easy to play, Four different game modes
    • CONS: Lots of popup adverts, Gets repetitive very quickly
  • Cut & Paste

    Final Version

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A hand-drawn puzzle story

    7
    10 votes
    • PROS: Cute hand drawn appearance, Unique idea, Can be completed in different ways
    • CONS: Short
  • Tumblebugs

    1.0.0.4

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Tetris-like puzzle game needs fast reactions

    8
    483 votes
    • PROS: Simple to learn, Addictive
    • CONS: Basic graphics, Little game depth
  • Little Nightmares

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    Dark horror puzzle adventure game

    9
    48 votes
    • PROS: Incredible tension and atmosphere, Great world-building
    • CONS: Slow gameplay, Niche audience
  • Butterfly Escape

    1.0.4.1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An exhilarating action-puzzle game

    8
    121 votes
    • Portal 2

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      The cult action puzzle game returns

      8
      771 votes
      • PROS: Incredible puzzle design, Fantastic story and writing, Looks fantastic
      • CONS: None so far
    • Rocket Mania

      1.0

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Explosive Fun for Puzzle Fans

      8
      102 votes
      • PROS: Great sound effects, Interesting puzzles to solve, Very easy to get into
      • CONS: Not much variation in the game play
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