Top Puzzle Games of 2013

Welcome to's top puzzle games of 2013, a list of the best videogames, created from editorial reviews on the site. It's the perfect tool to find that great game you haven't played yet, or even to find a gem for a friend or loved one as a gift.

Please take into account this list is in descending order! is always open to hearing about your opinion. Would your list be different? If so let us know by contacting us or tweeting us @VideoGamerCom.

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  • 6.

    Scribblenauts Unlimited

    Still structurally lacking, but there's no denying Unlimited's appeal. The idea of Scribblenauts is ingenious - think of any object, type in its name, and it appears in the game world - but so far the execution has been lacking.... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Wii U

  • 5.

    Layton Brothers: Mystery Room

    It's really rather good... If I was developing a video game, the last title I would give it would be Layton Brothers: Mystery Room. Aside from hamfisting in the Layton name to loosely tie in with that other franchise you... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iPhone

  • 4.

    Baby Nom Nom

    Surprisingly challenging, and oddly addictive. I was surprised to find that Baby Nom Nom - despite its cutesy name - is actually a game very much founded in reality. Taking on the struggles of a single parent in a world that... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: iPhone

  • 3.

    Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move

    Mario And Donkey Kong is simply a very good puzzle game. Mario And Donkey Kong: Minis On The Move is the most stressful game ever made*. I've always had a slight issue with any form of entertainment that introduces a time... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: 3DS

  • 2.

    Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Dual Destinies

    As close as the series has come to the greatness of the original trilogy. The Ace Attorney games take place in a world where parrots are called to the stand, eight-year-old psychics help you see through dodgy testimonies... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: 3DS

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    Good ideas, brilliantly executed, this is one of the year's best games. Gunpoint begins with two adjacent buildings, cross-sectioned and zoomed out, the whole scene visible. Smooth jazz is backed by ambient rainfall when,... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: PC