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The most popular action puzzle games

Action puzzle games require the player to manipulate game pieces in a real-time environment. Action puzzle games show features of both action games and puzzle games; it's a broad definition that can be applied to a lot of puzzle games.

Most popular action puzzle games

DX-Ball 2
actionWindows XP/98/95
The Lost Vikings
actionDOS
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Lemmings 2: The Tribes

DOS19934.3/5 DMA Design
Lemmings 2: The Tribes is an abandoned puzzle game part of the acclaimed Lemmings series. It was developed by DMA Design and released by Psygnosis in 1993. Lemmings 2: The Tribes runs on DOS but was also published for Acorn, Amiga, Atari ST, Game Boy, Genesis, SNES. 
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DX-Ball 2

Windows XP/98/951998protected4.3/5 Longbow Digital Arts
DX-Ball 2 is a popular brick-breaking game that was first released in 1998 by Longbow Digital Arts. It serves as a sequel to the original DX-Ball, which was inspired by the classic arcade game Breakout and its successor Arkanoid. The core mechanics of DX-Ball 2 involve controlling a paddle at the bottom of the screen to bounce a ball upwards. ...
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The Lost Vikings

DOS19934.2/5 Silicon & Synapse
The Lost Vikings is an old DOS platform-puzzle game, developed by Silicon & Synapse and published by Interplay Productions in 1993. In The Lost Vikings you have to solve puzzles by controlling three characters (glorious vikings!), each with a single skill of its own.
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Lemmings

DOS19914/5 DMA Design
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Bust-A-Move

DOS1997freeware4/5 Taito
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Beetlejuice: Skeletons in the closet

DOS19924/5 Hi-Tech Expressions
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Arkanoid

DOS19884.1/5 Taito
Arkanoid is a classic arcade video game that was first released in 1986 by Taito. It is a breakout-style game, which means that the primary objective is to break a wall of bricks or blocks by bouncing a ball off a paddle at the bottom of the screen. The game takes its name and inspiration from Atari's Breakout, which was released in the 1970s. ...
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Boulder Dash

DOS19843.7/5 First Star Software
Boulder Dash is a classic action-puzzle video game that was first released in 1984 by First Star Software. In Boulder Dash, players control a character named Rockford as he digs through caves to collect diamonds while avoiding falling boulders and other hazards. The game is set in a scrolling, grid-based environment, and players must strategic...
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Arkanoid 2: The Revenge of Doh

DOS19894.1/5 Taito
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3D Ultra Lionel Traintown

Windows XP/98/9520004/5 Dynamix
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Locomotion

DOS19924.2/5 Prestige Softwareentwicklung
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Lemmings 95

Windows XP/98/9519944/5 DMA Design
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Lemmings 3D

DOS19953.5/5 Psygnosis
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The Humans

DOS1993protected4.2/5 Imagitec Design
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Super ZZT

DOS19923.3/5 Epic MegaGames
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Xmas Lemmings

DOS1992freeware4/5 DMA Design
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Weird Dreams

DOS19883.8/5 Rainbird Software
Weird Dreams is an abandoned action - puzzle game developed and released by Rainbird Software in 1988 for DOS, but also published for Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64. Weird Dreams is a surreal action game in which you have to take part in absurd activities in order to progress to the next level.
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Tiny Skweeks

DOS19923.5/5 Kalisto Entertainment
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Diggers 2: Extractors

DOS19953.8/5 Millennium Interactive
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Boulder Dash 2: Rockford's Revenge

DOS19853.5/5 First Star Software
Boulder Dash II is the sequel to the original Boulder Dash game. It was released in 1985 and follows the same basic gameplay mechanics as its predecessor while introducing new levels and features.In Boulder Dash II, players once again control the character Rockford as he explores caves, collects diamonds, and avoids various hazards such as falling ...
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Donald's Alphabet Chase

DOS19883.5/5 Westwood Studios
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Thomas the Tank Engine 2

DOS19933.5/5 Peakstar Software
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Oxyd

DOS19923.9/5 Dongleware
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Thomas the Tank Engine

DOS19923.8/5 Peakstar Software
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Rockford: The Arcade Game

DOS1987protected4.1/5 Arcadia Systems
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Sink or Swim

DOS19933.5/5 Zeppelin Games
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Humans 3: Evolution - Lost in Time

DOS1995protected4.1/5 Imagitec Design
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Clyde's Revenge

DOS1995freeware3/5 Moonlite Software
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Zoop

DOS19953.2/5 Hookstone
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Guldkorn Expressen

DOS19914.1/5 SilverRock productions