Best Action Puzzle Games Apps

Action puzzle games are found in this category. These games involve puzzle-based gameplay and require quick timing and fast reflexes. Types include match-3, bubble shooter, and block action puzzle games. Action puzzle games are great for those who enjoy the thrill of fast-paced puzzle solving.

Last updated 05-28-2017

Forest Home
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Forest Home

Android
iOS

Seller: The Binary Mill

40 4

Draw-a-line puzzles don’t have to be bland: here is a game that lets you use your clever mind to help animal friends whose woods are teeming with brambles and the mischievous Goblin. It is up to you and your magic to draw a path that leads them back home safely.

Fill all the vacant squares by drawing a path for each animal. The paths cannot cross, so you have to be careful and plan your moves out. Each puzzle is full of unexpected challenges and other objectives, such as getting food and navigating around thorny bushes.

However, with surprising challenges also come many surprising rewards! Earn stars in each level, and you will unlock other animals you can use to represent the different paths. There is also a “Diary” that tells you more about each new furry friend along with the game’s cute concept art and more. If you are ever looking to discover more things in a draw-a-line game, take a trip through this forest puzzle — you may never know where its paths will take you!

▲ Draw a path that winds through brambles, leads to food, and gets your forest friends home!

▲ Unlock other animal friends to represent each path in the next puzzle.

▲ Learn more about the cute critters as you discover pages in the “Diary.”

Android
Forest Home

Forest Home

Free

iOS
Forest Home

Forest Home

Free

Cues
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Cues

Android
iOS

Seller: Third State Studio

40 4

For the puzzle enthusiast such as yourself, the ideal game should be simple yet highly challenging. If you are searching for such a combination, then you are in for a treat! Meant to engage deep thinking and analysis among indulgent users, this game can have you playing for hours and hours.

To complete a level, tap on the colored cues surrounding the ball. The main goal is to hit the pocket, which is a portal to another, more challenging level. Don’t tap recklessly — you may hit the ball off of the grid and lose your move!

▲ Test yourself to find the shortest path to the pocket.

▲ Let your analytical mind feast on numerous, varying levels.

▲ Unsatisfied with your achievements? Create more customizable levels for your added enjoyment!

iOS
Cues Puzzle

Cues Puzzle

Free

MAZEing Penguin: 3D Labyrinths
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MAZEing Penguin: 3D Labyrinths

Android
iOS

Seller: Game Pistols

40 4

Find your way out of the labyrinth as what a frightened penguin that escaped from the hands of evil hunters does. This 3D maze runner is designed to test your reaction time, as well as geographical cognition in leading the penguin into the portal, away from being captured again.

Tap, double tap, and swipe to make the penguin walk, run, and slide. Pass through coins and watches, run away from fierce bears, and discover secret passages through the map. Just be quick enough to beat the ticking clock! Follow directions in going out of the maze while enjoying beautiful scenery of the ocean and the South Pole!

▲ Control the penguin in taps and swipes. Collect coins and follow the arrow towards the portal.

▲ Continue to test your reaction time and speed as the penguin endlessly conquers each level.

▲ Complete eight levels in the initial round. Prepare yourself for more mazes formed around the globe!

Android
MAZEing Penguin: 3D Labyrinths

MAZEing Penguin: 3D Labyrinths

Free

iOS
MAZEing Penguin 3D

MAZEing Penguin 3D

Free

Sequence Nine
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Sequence Nine

Android
iOS

Seller: aHoot Media

40 4

Sometimes traditional puzzles are so easy because you already how they work inside and out. It takes a newer and more unconventional type to really get you thinking. If you are looking for that sort of challenge, then prepare for an intense mental workout with this line puzzle!

The goal is to get the green light to reach the indicated marker; your only means of moving it is by drawing a single pattern on the pad below. The green light will move along this pattern and repeat it until it reaches the goal.

However, multiple obstacles are scattered across the layout. From dangerous red walls to mysterious wormholes, you will need a careful analysis of the whole puzzle to figure out the best pattern to bypass the obstacles and solve it. And with over 200 levels, you are bound to find even more intriguing setups. How quickly can find the secret pattern that will reveal the path to the solution?

▲ Use the pad below to create the pattern that the green dot will repeat in order to reach its goal.

▲ Solve the puzzles and bring yourself closer to challenging the special levels!

Android
Sequence Nine

Sequence Nine

Free

iOS
Sequence Nine

Sequence Nine

Free

Candy Jelly Boom
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Candy Jelly Boom

Android

Seller: Defne Games

40 4

There is panic in the pastry kitchen! Why? The chef says the ingredients are incomplete, but if you can somehow find them, you will definitely be rewarded. Become a hero who will assist the chef by matching identical gelatin on the screen. Combine four or more to create more special gelatin, and unite two of these to witness bigger explosions that can help you obtain the ingredients within a limited amount of moves.

Be wary of the colored gingerbread man, as he will aim to ruin your preparation. Match him with three or more delicious jellies to remove him immediately.

Android
Candy Jelly Boom

Candy Jelly Boom

Free