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The 20 Best Mobile Puzzle Games

Who doesn't like to sit back and relax with a nice little puzzle game on their phone? It's a great way to kill time and give your noggin' a bit of a workout. However, there are so many puzzle games available to download it can be hard to pick the right one. That's why we're ranking the best mobile puzzle games - with the help of your votes, of course. 

Gorgeous puzzle games like Monument Valley prove you can do more with mobile games than simply reskin a clone of Tetris. There's also a great selection of pick-up-and-play games like Threes! or Unblock Me that anyone can understand immediately. Even ambitious games like Bridge Construction Portal or The Room retain a simplistic approach needed for mobile gaming without sacrificing their high-quality gameplay.

If you enjoyed playing any of these mobile puzzle games, make sure to vote them up so other gamers can be give them a go. 

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    128 VOTES

    Monument Valley is a beautiful isometric puzzle game about a silent princess named Ida who's trying to find her way through magnificent mazes. By manipulating the world around Ida, you can guide her through the surreal architectures of the game. The vibrant colors are a perfect match for the game's minimalistic art style.  


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    62 VOTES

    The Room

    Not to be mistaken for the Tommy Wiseau film, The Room is an atmospheric adventure game in the style of Myst. Throughout the game, you're solving various puzzles in the hopes of unlocking a mysterious box within a room of a house. However, as you solve each puzzle, you are rewarded with a cryptic message from an author that went mad trying to unlock that very box. There are currently four games in the series.   

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    60 VOTES

    Unblock Me

    Unblock Me is a clever puzzle game that anyone can play. You simply slide blocks around until the red one is able to exit the area. Simple, right? It first. Then, as the game progresses, you'll be sliding blocks left and right until you find the correct path to freedom. 

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    27 VOTES


    Prune is a simple but captivating game about the environment. You use your finger to help grow your tree into the sunlight while also protecting it from the dangers of the outside world. The clean interface and minimalist art style creates an emotional connection between you and your tree as you try to keep it alive in a dying world.