Puzzle Games that are completely free to play

There is a vast library of free games available for Linux, many of which are offered under an open source license. A substantial number of these free source games are visually appealing. Full motion video, vector graphics, 3D graphics, realistic 3D rendering, animation, texturing, a physics engine, and other features are common in popular games. These graphic approaches were not available in early computer games. Text games or text-based games were the first video games, which employed text characters rather than vector or bitmapped visuals.

Don’t judge a book by its cover can be extended to include “don’t judge a computer game by its graphics.” While many of the games in this category have average aesthetics, they have a lot of redeeming aspects, such as hard gameplay and mental stretching.

This article’s goal is to identify our favorite puzzle games. These activities are mentally challenging and provide a welcome break from the monotony of regular living.

The goal of this post is to highlight some of the lesser-known free Linux games that receive significantly less attention than their commercial counterparts on Steam. All of the games on this list are worth playing. Despite the fact that many of them lack the polish and refinement of their commercial counterparts, they are nonetheless a lot of fun to play.

Each game had to meet the following criteria in order to be included on this list:

It’s completely free to play (no download charge, no monthly charge)
It is not necessary to use Wine to run this program. Wine is a compatibility layer that allows you to run Windows software on a Mac.
It must be playable and entertaining.
Let’s take a closer look at the 30 games available. We’ve created a portal page for each game, including screenshots of the game in play, a detailed description of the game, an in-depth analysis of the game’s features, and links to important resources and reviews.

Games to solve puzzles
Neverball
Roll a ball through an obstacle course by tilting the floor.
Incredipede
Celebrates the world’s tremendous diversity of life.
Bubbles that have been frozen
To create and dissolve groups, throw colorful bubbles.
Enigma
Find two Oxyd stones that have the same color.
Attack of the Cracks!
Puzzle Collection is similar to the iconic Super Nintendo game “Tetris Attack.”
36 puzzles, the majority of which are reimplementations

Based on Altar Interactive’s Settlers of Catan Fish Fillets NG Port of Fish Fillets
Check out our comprehensive list of free and open source software recommendations. All types of software are represented in the collection.

The software collection is part of our ongoing series of articles for Linux users. There are numerous in-depth evaluations, Google alternatives, amusing things to try, hardware, free programming books and courses, and much more available.