This page lists some of the newest puzzle games to be added to the Learn4Good Games Area, where children and Big Kids can play fun thinking & learning games on the internet for free. We hope that you and your family and school friends enjoy these fun easy-to-play to more challenging puzzles.
Mine Solver is a straight-forward yet challenging, maze-based, brainteaser puzzle game where you must logically push all special blue marble gem stones (jewels) onto outlined target areas in order to progress. The catch is that one wrong move could result in a gem becoming ‘unmovable’ in a corner of the narrow, confined maze areas.
Good logic and analytical thinking skills are extremely important here; you must strategically plan out your moves. Trial and error also plays a big part in overall success. Ok Mine Solver, let's see your problem-solving skills in action!
Divide is an easy-to-play yet highly-stimulating, geometry-themed puzzle game where you must ‘divide’ a large wooden shape in order to form a target number of smaller pieces. The catch is that you have only allowed a set number of slicing actions to create a set number of independent wooden pieces, so you must be extremely precise with your shape-dividing skills. This head-scratching, problem-solving puzzle requires imagination, good analytical thinking skills and strategy. Accurate mouse control skills are also very important.
Quad Cop is a really cute, eccentric and challenging interactive physics-based game for older kids & teens on PC / desktop where you must feed hungry cartoon sheriff characters in order to force them into special actions that knock bandito outlaw characters off and out of the game screen area.
These quirky sheriff characters have the ability to roll down hills, fly around the game screen, and create impactful explosions – but only after you feed them specific types of spicy food!
This interesting and clever problem-solving puzzle requires good visual and analytical thinking skills, a fun and creative streak, smart timing, and a cool head with lots of patience when under pressure. Some basic knowledge of the effects of gravity and motion is also important as you try to gauge the exact moment to feed your hero character! Enjoy the wacky action!
Fans of challenging, interactive, physics-based brain-teasers should enjoy this fun exercise played against the clock: Figure Shaper is a demanding, multi-level, physics puzzle game where you must carefully and cleverly change the shape of green block characters in order to guide one of them to the Finish Gate in each level (through falling, rolling, tumbling, or being dragged).
Your analytical thinking and creative engineering problem-solving skills really need to be sharp here. Good focus and concentration levels combined with fast mouse control and reactions are also key abilities required as you attempt to quickly alter state of the characters and game environment to your advantage. Happy shape-shifting!
Play a very challenging, tile-based, numbers puzzle game on your mobile, tablet, desktop, laptop or notebook! This viral sensation has been played by millions of gamers online and on their mobile devices since it was released in 2014! Kind of like a "Candy Crush" game for math gamers, 2048 is a highly stimulating, interactive, sliding-tile brain teaser game where you combine together pairs of identical number tiles in order to continuously double them up – with the overall goal of creating a tile of the number 2048.
Although this is a math game at its core (some addition math skills are beneficial), keeping control of the sliding tiles is the key aspect. This requires good analytical thinking and problem solving skills, patience, concentration, determination, good strategy, savvy keyboard or swipe control skills - to visually and mentally figure out and make the optimum next move in line with your goal. There is no time limit, so a careful and measured approach is definitely the way to go here. It's time to double up, and double up again, and double up again…!
You control the button; you control the outcome! Blockoomz 2015 is a highly interactive, challenging and explosive physics and reactions-based puzzle game. Here, you must utilize smart strategy, excellent timing and smooth mouse control to blast ‘bad guy’ pink, black and grey bombs off of the game screen while simultaneously protecting the ‘good guy’ yellow bombs from harm. As Chief Bomb Expert, you must carefully decide when and where to execute each explosion.
This highly-stimulating, point-and-click arcade game requires very good analytical problem solving and creative engineering skills as you attempt to generate sufficient momentum and interaction to knock some bombs off and out of the play area. Levels are filled with platform-style hindrances as well as bombs positioned in awkward places, so a certain amount of learning through good-old trial and error is essential. A basic understanding of the effects of physics on a "suddenly disorderly environment" is also important – For example, bombs are certain to be flying through the air!
Now, let’s see how well you remain cool, calm and collected under intense pressure in this tricky, incendiary challenge!
Play a highly entertaining, clever and difficult platform puzzle adventure game! Pursuit of Hat 2 is an awesome problem-solving platformer challenge where you must simply pursue and capture (make contact with) an elusive hat in each level! However, you must contend with a vast array of quirky challenges, obstacles and hindrances along your determined pursuit.
These difficulties include steep ravines, appearing and disappearing bridges, sensitive door switches, and the hat's uncanny ability to scamper away from your elastic, lumbering little character! For good measure, your quirky "chaser" character has the ability to temporarily leave limbs / body parts behind it as tools! This can be useful when opening doors and creating bridges while the body of the character continues chasing that pesky hat!
This fun and eccentric arcade game should prove a smash hit with interactive puzzle & online brain-teaser aficionados, or any platform game enthusiasts who enjoy playing games that deliver an "outside of the box" experience. Successful player requirements here include strong analytical thinking skills, good concentration and strategic planning skills, creative engineering skills, dogged determination, plenty of stamina, and good keyboard control. Is that you?
Paper Floods is a very challenging and quirky physics-based puzzle game for elementary through high school age kids where you have to save a copybook-drawn "Dude" character from a rapidly surging flood in each level. To do this, you must place lifebuoys (life preservers), blocks or rocks in strategic positions so that when the flood comes in, these objects assist your buoyant character in reaching to safety above the new water level close to the top of the game screen.
This tricky, problem-solving brainteaser game causes you to also think outside of the box, and should prove a good exercise for fans of physics and gravity-based puzzles, or anyone who enjoys applying creative engineering and analytical thinking skills to a fun online activity. It could also be used as a fun physics or interactive buoyancy lesson reinforcement activity in the school classroom.
Your strategic decision-making skills really are "central to your success" here as you take potential energy and kinetic energy into account when placing your available objects. There is no time limit on your initial thinking and placement phase, so you have every opportunity to visually predict what is likely to happen, and to carefully plot your new "Dude" buddy's escape from each perilous situation. If your survival items aren’t sufficiently well-placed, it is unfortunately big trouble for Dude! We hope you're ready to use all of your logic skills and determination to save the day!
Play a cute maze game, and enjoy helping a little mole to collect his delicious treats! A hungry mole needs to munch up all of the food available above ground but must be really careful not to retrace his steps! Mole: The First Hunting is a fun and challenging, interactive, maze-based puzzle game for kids & teens where you must guide a "cute" mole around a grid of tiles, collecting all of the vegetables on offer as you go, and then escape back underground to safety via an Exit hole. The catch here is that you can only use each square on the grid once – retracing your steps is not permitted!
This tricky, visual brain-teaser & fun problem-solving activity requires good concentration and analytical thinking skills, well-planned strategy, and the determination to succeed. There's no time limit, so patience is also important as you take your time to carefully figure out the ideal solution (There may be more than one solution to a level). Happy vegetable munching!
Melvin's Run is a challenging, maze-based, programming-themed puzzle game for kids and teens where you must guide Melvin and his robot Blix to the exit in each level. Melvin can be maneuvered easily around the game area using your arrow keys, but Blix, the robot, must be carefully programmed with specific instructions regarding where exactly to go before each "run". You must give Blix basic commands (turn left, right, jump, etc), set him on his way, and hope that he makes it through the maze unscathed!
Background info: Melvin is a genius programmer that has been imprisoned on the 15th floor of the ToolCorp Headquarters. He needs your help in programming Blix so that the two of them can escape for once and for all!
This tricky, interactive problem-solving brain teaser and analytical thinking skills game should prove a good fun activity for budding computer whizzes, and for any gamers who simply enjoy the novelty of giving specific programming instructions to their characters (Rather than just moving them manually with the Arrow Keys). Your creative engineering and strategy skills, and sheer determination to succeed are truly tested here. Ok Tech Master, let's see if you can guide this dynamic duo to safety!
Snail Bob 2 is a fun and wacky, interactive adventure puzzle for kids & teens where you must use your observation skills, logic, creative engineering and strategy skills along with good timing to safely guide a friendly snail through a dangerous forest environment to his grandpa's birthday party.
In this stimulating, point-and-click problem solving activity (to play online at home or in the school classroom as a creative thinking reinforcement exercise), you must remove obstacles, create pathways, block enemies, build bridges, and more in order to see Bob safely through each level. Great patience, determination and plenty of old-school trial and error are all key to your and Bob's success. Bob may normally move along at a snail's pace but the challenges come thick and fast so be alert!
Steep Dive Airmail is a fun and challenging "point, drag and click"-based puzzle game for kids & teens where you must carefully plan out the flight path of a small aircraft so that it collects all of the loose mail along its route. Using your analytical thinking skills with good strategy and timing, you must ensure that your plane flies safely across the game screen while coming into contact with any awkwardly-positioned mail. Before take-off, you manually set the dotted flight trajectory of your aircraft so that it enables you to reach each piece of mail in that level while avoiding other flying aircraft, hot air balloons and rockets.
This stimulating brain teaser challenge should prove a good fun test for fans of interactive problem-solving activities, logic and creative engineering games online. The air traffic control tower may just have found itself a new star!
Inversed is a clever and challenging, interactive maze-based puzzle game for kids and teens where you control a little red ball that moves in the mirror opposite way (inversely) to your computer mouse cursor. Using this fact as your starting point, you must navigate your way through a series of tricky mazes where you literally have to think outside of the box!
This fun and quirky brain teaser and skill-based game provides a very different problem solving challenge because you always have to be fully ‘switched on’ and moving in the opposite direction to your natural instincts. Good hand-eye coordination, sharp mouse control and smart strategy are important skills required here as you try to figure out the often complex solution to a level. So let's get your creative thinking cap on, and make some inverse plays!
Show off your super sleuthing skills in another fun detective adventure with this enigmatic private investigator. Harry Quantum 3: Cheese Carnival is a challenging and quirky analytical thinking puzzle and hidden object-themed game for older kids / teens where you must collect and combine items in order to solve the head-scratching mystery of the missing carnival goers (and to find some delicious green cheese for your alien buddy).
Harry Quantum’s world sure is filled with wacky characters, odd scenarios, and tricky brain teasers. Playing as the skilled detective, you must uncover the mystery by clicking on various interesting objects, combining items to make tools, and generally getting up to some top-class snooping around!
Sharp eyes, good logic, smart strategy, and sheer tenacity are essential skills required here as you move between game areas, trying to unlock different elements and mysteries. Ok Harry, it's time to live up to your detective hero status, and get into the thick of the action.
A cool, interactive, visual puzzle of 96 levels for kids, teens and grownups to test and exercise your concentration levels, strategy and analytical thinking skills, tenacity in problem solving, and overall mental stamina - at home online or in the school classroom as a physics-based reinforcement activity.
Melty is a stimulating, gravity-based, multi-level puzzle game where you must strategically flip and rotate the game screen as well as move wooden blocks so that a block of ice (highlighted with an encased yellow star) comes into contact with a red-hot (fireball) block. In each level, you must figure out a way to free up and release the prize yellow star from its ice block by reaching a fireball block, and this can only be achieved through interacting with the game grid, and maneuvering the ice-imprisoned star around the free space.
There are no time limits, or move restrictions, or fancy power-ups. This visual brain-teaser activity simply requires patience, smart logic and strategy, as well as the ability to learn from your mistakes through lots of trial and error. Let's jump right in and flip this tricky puzzle on its head!
Catch the Candy Mech is a challenging, fun, interactive physics-based, visual puzzle game where you must skillfully use a Spiderman-style extendable rope tool to unite a small purple character with a tasty piece of candy in each level of a mechanical environment. Your determined purple hero cannot move of his own accord, but can move around the game screen by smartly using the retractable rope mechanism combined with some helpful objects in each level.
As Chief Puzzle Buster, you must choose when, where, and how to launch the rope-swinging, cuddly character into action, and how to maintain his momentum in the desired direction.
This very quirky, logic and skill-based arcade game should prove an interesting activity for fans of highly interactive problem-solving games with a twist, or anyone with a straight-forward fondness for good online puzzles and brain teasers. Good observation, analytical thinking skills, strategy, fast reactions, accurate mouse-clicking skills, and great determination are all required and exercised here. The timing of your swinging movements (mouse control) is really important, and the difference between success and failure. So, are you ready to swing into action? It's time to catch some candy!
Pit your considerable wits against a challenging visual and strategy-based puzzle with a massive 300 LEVELS! Stream Master Unlimited is a fun yet tough brain teaser game for kids, teens and adults where you must carefully connect pairs of colored bubbles together on a large grid. The tricky part is that you must use EVERY square on the grid, and the colored lines between your bubbles cannot cross paths.
This cool online ‘connect the dots’-type activity can be played on desktop, laptop, notebook, and provides a stern test and exercise of your visual and problem solving (analytical) skills. Good observation skills and concentration are really essential here, as well as bucket-loads of determination! Have you got what it takes to make it all the way to Level 300?
Fly Tangle 2 is a highly-challenging, surprisingly-addicting, skill-based, visual problem solving puzzle game for kids, teens and adults where you must untangle a group of large flies which have criss-crossed their lines (wires) across the game screen. Think of the tricky task of untangling the old-style wires of Christmas tree lights and other electrical appliances, and you should hopefully get a better idea of the complex and inconvenient yet fun problem at hand.
As Chief Untangler, you must carefully drag the flies within the play area, methodically freeing up their criss-crossed lines, in order to progress. This unusual and highly interactive brain teaser requires a high concentration level, sharp visual skills, and great patience and tenacity. So keep trying – and those tangled wires should eventually be freed up! Oh, and one more thing: There are a massive 48 levels to get your mind into! Happy untangling!
Water Drops Waterway is a hard reaction-speed, timing and skill-based brainteaser puzzle game for older kids, teens and grownups that requires high concentration levels, very sharp hand and eye coordination and great patience. This highly interactive problem solving activity will really test your determination and perseverance.
Your role as skilled problem solver is to carefully channel a given percentage of moving water drops through the play zone toward a static pond (their required destination at the bottom or to one side of play zone). Through your expert use of super-fast mouse clicking skills, quick obstacle removal, good strategic planning and decision making, you must guide the droplets from one area of the game screen to the other. However, this is certainly no mean feat as you must contend with flame-throwing machinery, awkwardly-positioned obstacles, and other tricky hindrances along the way.
This stimulating and unusual problem solving exercise should prove a good, fun test for anyone who enjoys interactive and dynamic puzzle games, physics-based brain teasers, engineering and leadership challenges. There's an old saying that “timing is everything in life” and that mindset is very apt here. Let’s see how your timing, determination and perseverance skills match up!
Play a point and click puzzle game with a puppy-related twist! Pupzzle is a challenging and stimulating brain teaser and hidden object-based game for kids where you must click on objects and clues in the correct sequence in order to solve tricky puzzles involving a cute little puppy dog! Each scenario features a set of seemingly random objects. However, clicking on the objects in the correct order creates a chain of events that continues the fun storyline! This unusual online problem solving challenge provides an interesting test of your observation, concentration and logical thinking skills. Are you ready to unleash the determined sleuth inside of you? Happy puzzle busting!