Sliding puzzle

Game genre theme

A type of puzzle where player usually slides square tiles across a grid where only one square is free.

139
games
37
platforms

Alternate names: Sliding block puzzle, Sliding tile puzzle

The first video game about Sliding puzzle was released in 1979.

Firebird, Lazy 8 Studios and Softdisk has published most of these games

Common goal is to re-arrange image blocks so a larger image is shown correctly.

Parent group

Transport puzzle

Child group

N-puzzle

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Platforms

MS-DOS 36
C64 15
Linux 13
Amiga 10
Win3.1 8
ZX Spectrum 7
Amstrad CPC 5
Windows 5
NeXT 3
Commodore PET 2
Mac OS X 2
MSX 2
C16/Plus4 2
Oric 2
PS2 2
MICRO 7 - FM7 2
GB 2
Newton 2
Mega Drive 1
X68000 1
Sharp X1 1
Intellivision 1
MSX2 1
Chip 8 1
Game Pocket Computer 1
Android 1
Atom 1
C128 1
Electron 1
VIC-20 1

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