Top 5 Free Game in the Windows Store! Play the classic puzzle game that has been a part of Windows for more than 20 years, now reimagined for Windows 10. Classic Mode Play the logic game you know and love, now with updated graphics and sound. Play with a touchscreen or with a mouse and keyboard to mark the locations of all the mines without uncovering any of them! Start with an Easy puzzle and work your way up to Expert. NEW GAME MODE - Adventure Mode Players who want a different kind of challenge can try this brand new game mode! Use your skills in Adventure mode to guide your brave hero to the center of Earth, collecting riches along the way. Blending traditional Minesweeper rules with fun new goals, Adventure Mode is a fresh take on a classic! NEW FEATURE - Daily Challenges Players receive new challenges each day. Complete enough Daily Challenges in a month to earn badges and compete with your friends. Xbox Live Integration Sign in with your Microsoft account to earn achievements, compete with your friends on the leaderboards, and track your personal gameplay statistics. If you sign in with a Microsoft account, your progress is stored in the cloud so you can play the game on any device without missing a beat!

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Version notes

Version number: Varies by device

• Optimized for Windows desktop and touchscreen devices! • General bug fixes & optimizations • Added the ability to reset your statistics! • We'd love to hear from you! To give us feedback, please visit the Xbox forums:


  • Classic Minesweeper rules.
  • Brand new Adventure Mode - new twist on a classic game!
  • Daily Challenges – Complete new Challenges each day to win prizes and compete with friends!
  • Adjustable difficulty setting.
  • Xbox enabled - gives you access to achievements, leaderboards and your friends!
  • Game progress is stored in the cloud so you can play on any Windows device
  • Supports touch screen or mouse/keyboard controls.

System Requirements

OS Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 Mobile, Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8
Architecture x86, x64, ARM
OS Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 Mobile, Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8
Architecture x86, x64, ARM

Additional info

Published by
Microsoft Studios
© 2012 Microsoft Corporation

Approximate download size
28.41 MB - 191.54 MB

Puzzle & trivia

Access your Internet connection
Access your Internet connection and act as a server.
Access your home or work networks
Use Xbox LIVE services
Use an anonymous Microsoft account
Use information about your device
Use your music
Use the photos in your media library
Use the media items that are currently playing
Use your device network services
Use your phone
Use any of your Windows Phone sensors
Access your browser

In-app purchases
Free - $9.99

Install on your Windows 10 devices.

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Platform: PC


Miss the old layout but this is still my favorite mind-rest. Minesweeper just quit working and I can't find it to uninstall. It says it can't play to this device.




Platform: PC

Love the updates

Daily challenges are a great way to keep me interested. I'm a longtime fan of the game and this has made me start playing it more often again.




Platform: PC

Love the Daily Challenges!

The daily challenges for Minesweeper are great. They make me think in a different way than the regular game I've been playing for years, especially the detonator. I also love the Achievements awards; creates a new spin on what I'm trying to do, sometimes even losing on purpose. More achievements please! I gave 4 stars instead of 5 because the adventure game doesn't quite work. The right edge of the game is hidden for some reason, so I can't see where the exit, dangers, or coins are. Not sure if that's just my computer or a flaw in the game itself.




Platform: PC

good stuff every day

keep the brain cells active, cut all the adds down to 5 or 10 seconds, keep the games random,




Platform: PC

MS Minesweeper - A real winner!

Absolutely love the Daily Challenges.



Grigori Rho

Platform: PC

Windows 10 Trashes Minesweeper's Adventure Mode

Love the game, hate the app. The adventure mode of Minesweeper has ben trashed by poor graphic layering and lousy screen-size boundary detection. The right edge tiles, including the exit and blocks hiding traps in the 4 columns of tiles along the far right edge cannot be seen until the game is zoomed to a level that makes it difficult to see the context clearly enough to proceed safely. Minesweeper needs an immediate update to repair it. Oh yeah, Windows 10 needs immediate repair too, it doesn't multi-task well at all. Windows 10 is slow, kludgy and it keeps closing apps that should stay open when multi-tasking. What's the point of Windows without solid, reliable multi-tasking? With the introduction of Windows 10 Microsoft has given everyone the best reason ever to migrate to Linux.

4 out of 4 people found this helpful.



Curtis H.

Platform: PC

nice game

good for relaxing in the evening

2 out of 3 people found this helpful.




Platform: PC

I like it but...

I love minesweeper and I like this app. The adventure mode is cute and fun but it consistently messes up when I am almost finished with a level. I can fix it most of the time by switching in and out of full screen. Sometimes it won't even show the end. It's very disappointing.

6 out of 6 people found this helpful.




Platform: PC

Adventure mode issues

The classic minesweeper games are fun, as well as the daily challenges, but the adventure mode is practically undoable because upon reaching the far right end of the board, most of the remaining board is invisible.

3 out of 3 people found this helpful.




Platform: PC

Great for the brain!

Minesweeper uses logic to solve. The more you play, the better you get. These are great brain exercises!

One person found this helpful.



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