29 Games Like Monument Valley

Games Like Monument ValleyThis list of games like Monument Valley features other titles that focus on creating a unique experience with puzzles, illusions and wonderful game art.

Monument Valley launched on iOS devices in 2014 before making its way to other mobile platforms, reaching the highest ranks of the respective app stores soon after release. Taking control of Princess Ida players guide her through illusion filled levels that require basic puzzle solving to advance. These geometry based mazes in each game level aren’t intended to be overly difficult with the game opting to instead offer a visually pleasing experience that is more akin to a simple adventure game than a puzzle solving one.

Players interact with the environment of Monument Valley by moving around, altering platforms and creating bridges. The game oftens cue players to drive them in the right direction through things such as colour or using objects and people to block your paths. Each of the levels fits within a different theme and mechanic so that they each feel unique from each other.

The games like Monument Valley collected on this page offer a similar relaxing, puzzle filled and mystifying experience. In these similar video games you’ll enjoy surreal exploration and optical illusions in a beautiful game world.
hocus

hocus

Trimming down the puzzle experience to its most basic form hocus lets you play as a red cube as you attempt to traverse and manipulate all sorts of environments. It’s a game that ultimately blends optical illusions with platform game elements and with its simple design is ideal for the mobile gamer. hocus is a paid ga...[Read More]

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braid

Braid

Braid mixes the puzzle and platform genre to create a unique experience that has been highly praised by critics since release. The game originally launched on the Xbox 360 platform and eventually made its way to Windows, Mac and PlayStation. In Braid players take control of Tim as he attempts to rescue the princess from a d...[Read More]

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fez

Fez

If you love puzzle and platform games you definitely can’t miss out on what Fez has to offer. The game was released in April 2012 and is one of the most successful games in the genre and a great purchase for any platform puzzle fan. In Fez players will be able to explore a varied game world using Gomez a simple 2D creature ...[Read More]

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crossy-road

Crossy Road

Crossy Road is a pixel based mobile game that has players crossing a busy street of traffic with their unique character. Mixing in the classic gameplay of Frogger and adding an endless component to it has proved an addicting formula on both the iOS and Android platforms. With simple gameplay Crossy Road is accessible to all...[Read More]

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Shadowmatic

Shadowmatic will change the way you look at the world requiring players to call on their abstract imagination to advance through this puzzling game. Available for iOS the game focuses on players created shadows of objects by using silhouettes of oddly shaped items. This relaxing approach to gameplay and the stunning visuals...[Read More]

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never-alone

Never Alone

Never Alone (Kisima Ingitchuna) takes an interesting idea and turns it into an even more interesting experience. With a strong atmosphere blending with puzzle and platform mechanics Never Alone tells an insightful story of Alaska Natives. During the adventure you play as a young Inupiat girl (Nuna) and an artic fox as they ...[Read More]

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machinarium

Machinarium

Machinarium offers a unique and addicting puzzle adventure game across a number of platforms. The game was originally released in 2009 for Windows and Mac with follow up releases for PlayStation 3, Android and iOS. Machinarium uses a point and click style of adventure along with a unique art style and no game dialogue. This...[Read More]

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Axel & Pixel

Axel & Pixel is a point and click adventure game that is available on Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC. The game offers a very surreal and bizarre adventure and there simply aren’t many games out there like it. The game follows two main characters, Axel the painter and his dog Pixel as they explore Axel’s dream world which is ...[Read More]

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the-swapper

The Swapper

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And Yet It Moves

And Yet It Moves offers a unique platform experience and was put together by the indie developer Broken Rules. The game was released in 2009 for Windows and Mac. The origins of the game start back as a science project which after receiving a large number of game award nominations grew into a full game experience. The game i...[Read More]

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trine-2

Trine 2

Trine 2 is a side scrolling adventure that uses platform and puzzle elements to create an addictive mixture of genres. The game is available on numerous platforms including Windows, PlayStation, Wii U and Xbox with a release in December of 2011. The game is very similar to the original game expanding on the story and game m...[Read More]

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Hitman GO

Launching on mobile devices in 2014, Windows Store in 2015 and PlayStation consoles in 2016 Hitman GO captures the stealthy essence of the franchise and sticks it into a simple turn based experience. In this portable Hitman experience players will control Agent 47, the main protagonist of the much loved stealth franchise. T...[Read More]

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interlocked

Interlocked

Interlocked offers up a challenging mobile and browser game based around interconnected wooden blocks. What looks simple on the surface is anything but as you attempt to unlock the 3D wooden block puzzles that lie before you. Originally released as a flash browser title the game was eventually brought over to both Android a...[Read More]

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edge

Edge

Mixing retro design with basic platform elements Edge by Mobigame is a title with dozens upon dozens of cube based levels to explore. Your objective is simple, to move your coloured cube throughout the game levels by ensuring you don’t fall off the edges of the game world. Originally designed for iOS the game has been...[Read More]

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The Tiny Bang Story

The Tiny Bang Story blends puzzle and hidden object games together with a beautiful hand drawn art style and delivers it to your computer or handheld device (iOS and Android). The game is set on Tiny Planet which was once a vibrant and calm environment. That was until the world was struck by a meteor which changed the world...[Read More]

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nightsky

Nightsky

NightSky brings you a puzzle adventure game mixed with some action elements to deliver a well paced game. The game focuses on creating on a visually intriguing experience through a unique world. NightSky was first released on the Windows platform in early 2011 and since its success has expanded to the Nintendo 3DS and event...[Read More]

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Lost in Shadow

Lost in Shadow is a unique 2D platform game that has you trapped as your own shadow, limiting you to interaction with only the shadows of objects. The game was released in 2011 for the Nintendo Wii. In Lost Shadow you’ll be spending your time in the background of some impressive game environments as you only have control of...[Read More]

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lume

Lume

Lume is an interesting take on the puzzle adventure genre and is set in a strange cardboard filled world that stands out like nothing before it. If you are up for a unique experience that you can enjoy on either your computer or handheld device then read on to discover what this paper world has in store. The story of Lume i...[Read More]

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A Boy and His Blob

If you’ve ever wanted to own your own blob as a pet (who loves to eat jellybeans) then the updated A Boy and His Blob game for Nintendo Wii will finally make your dreams come true (the game is based on the 1989 NES game). A Boy and His Blob features a simple plot and is more about the gameplay experience that you share with...[Read More]

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closure

Closure

Closure is a puzzle and platform game available for PlayStation 3, Windows and Mac. The game revolves around the concepts of light and darkness which form the basis of all the puzzles within the game. The game world of Closure is extremely dark and it is filled with mystery. It is entirely a black and white experience with ...[Read More]

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windosill

Windosill

Windosill is a strange atmospheric puzzle game for your iOS device, browser or PC. Players can access the first half of the game for free from the official website. Launched online in 2011 and eventually transferred to iOS devices in 2011 Windosill is a short puzzle game where players will have to guide your small wooden to...[Read More]

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mekorama

Mekorama

The cute robot style of Martin Magni (creator of Odd Bot Out) returns with his latest mobile game, Mekorama. This time around you’ll find yourself in an impressive 3D game world though with equally brain teasing puzzles. At a basic level this robot title is about guiding your little robot (B) from his start point to a...[Read More]

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odd-bot-out

Odd Bot Out

From the brain that brought you Blocksworld comes a new adventure focused on blocks, Odd Bot Out. This puzzling mobile journey will take you across a minimalist game world as you help Odd after he fails the standardised robot test. Right from the start you’ll feel attached to your little robot friend after guiding him...[Read More]

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Echochrome

Echochrome is a PlayStation exclusive title with unique puzzle elements that uses a rotatable world and physics to alter your perception of each level. Launched in Japan in early 2008 and the North American shores a few months later the game is only available on the PlaySation Network, for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Port...[Read More]

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blek

Blek

Blek will test your brain with a unique gameplay premise that involves drawing lines, dodging obstacles and collecting coloured circles. The game was designed by two brothers and promises to be an interesting experience. The game is as minimalist as it gets with players advancing across 80 levels of Blek goodness. Within ea...[Read More]

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botanicula

Botanicula

From the same studio that brought you Machinarium comes Botanicula, a point-and-click game that boasts intricate, captivating graphics and calming background music. Botanicula is centred on five adorable “tree creatures” that resemble a big walnut, an onion, a lanky mushroom, a twig and a hovering feather. The a...[Read More]

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vessel

Vessel

Vessel is a puzzle game with steampunk elements that focuses on physic puzzles based around liquid. The game was released in 2012 and has proven to be popular among puzzle fans and the media for its unique mechanics and simulation of fluids. In Vessel players will be jumping into the shoes of M. Arkwright who is an inventor...[Read More]

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The Whispered World

The Whispered World plays like the classic point and click adventure games of previous decades and has an impressive and unique vibe to its gameplay. The game world is highly based on fantasy and features a young clown as its hero. During the game players will explore the dram like world of Silentia as a young and sad clown...[Read More]

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voi

VOI

Imagine a world where 1 plus 1 equals 0, in the world of VOI this is exactly the equation you will deal with in all of the puzzling levels. From the same creators that brought you hocus players are in for a similar relaxing but brain teasing title on multiple platforms. With nearly 100 creatively design levels, relaxing mus...[Read More]

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