When it comes to match 3 puzzle games, you find them in plenty in the Windows 10 store. These matching games are so popular among users for the simple reason that they are so easy to play. People of any age group will find them pretty easy to play. Also, there are many matching games apart from Candy Crush Saga, that you can play on your device. So we have included a lot of games apart from Candy Crush Saga, which you will not find in this list. So for all the people who love these matching puzzle game apps, here is a list of Windows 10 match 3 puzzle game apps which are available for free in the Windows 10 store.
All the match 3 games have the same aim, to match 3 or more same items to wipe them off the board. That is why we call them match 3 games. Only difference is the items to match are different in every game, power ups and bonuses given in each game are different.
Let’s start with the first app to play this match 3 puzzle game app:
Candy Camp Story
In this game you have to match 3 same candies or cakes to eliminate them from the board. The game offers you 5 lives and 50 coins to begin the game with. Each level will have a well defined goal that will be displayed on the left side of the window. You have a defined number of moves and you have to achieve you target in that many moves. You get special boosters to help you out which you can buy using the coins you have in your account.
You can check out the detailed article on Candy Camp Story for Windows 10 here. See gameplay of Candy Camp Story for Windows 10 here:
Candy World 2
In Candy World 2 you have to match 3 or more same candies to wipe them off the board. The longer the chain more points you will score. In this game also each level has well defined targets which you have to achieve to complete a level. The level targets are well defined at the top of the game window, as can be seen in the above screenshot as well. In this game you have to score 9000 points in 35 moves. You will also find special power up candies to help you out.
You can check out the detailed article on Candy World 2 for Windows 10 here. See gameplay of Candy World 2 here:
Cookie Mania Saga
This game requires you to match 3 or more same cookies to wipe them off the board. The graphics of the game are pretty cute and the game board looks colorful. From the level selection screen, when you start with level one, you will be given a level target and 5 lives to start the game with. In case you are not able to complete the level successfully you will lose one life. The level goal is displayed at the top of the game board too. You have a number of moves in which you have to achieve the given target. The coins you earn in each game can be used to buy boosters to help you out in higher levels.
You can check out the detailed article on Cookie Mania Saga for Windows 10 here. You can see gameplay of Cookie Mania Saga below:
This game lets you match 3 or more same flowers to eliminate them from the board. You get 50 free levels to play in this game. Start with level one and make your way through. Each level will have a target which will let you know how much you have to score and how many moves you have to score that. When you match more then 3 flowers, then you get a special powerful flower, which will knock out its surrounding flowers as well. You can always keep an eye on your target and current score from top of the screen.
You can check out the detailed article on Flower Garden for Windows 10 here. You can see gameplay of Flower Garden for Windows 10 below:
This games lets you match 3 or more same fruits. The game has 4 different modes to play. These would be normal, blitz, time challenge, and relaxed. In normal mode you can play the level until you reach your target or run out of moves. In blitz mode you have a two minute timer and you have to score as many points as you can in that time. In time challenge mode, you have a timer running as well and you have to finish your game before the timer runs out. In relaxed mode, you can complete your game in a relaxed mode without any pressure of timer. The game also has leaderboards where you can view your ranking. You will also get special fruits to help you out in the game.
You can check out the detailed article on Fruit Fun for Windows 10 here. Here is gameplay of Fruit Fun for Windows 10:
This game has a story around it, that you have to solve ancient puzzles, find all totems, and rescue hamster’s girlfriend. You have to match 3 or more same gems in this game to proceed. The games will have a target defined right at the beginning. But the most important part is that all the games are timed and you have 60 seconds to complete you level target. The game app lets you login with your Facebook account so you can save and sync your game progress amongst devices.
You can check out the detailed article on Montezuma Blitz for Windows 10 here. Here is gameplay of Montezuma Blitz for Windows 10:
Match 3 or more same mushrooms to eliminate them from the board. The graphics of this game are quite cute and you are offered power ups to score more points after every few levels. Each level will give you a different target to achieve. The game gives you 500 levels to play, so you will never run out of them. You are given 5 lives to begin with in the game and you lose a life when you are not able to complete a target. Level targets are displayed on the game window as well on the left side. You are shown how many mushrooms you have to collect and of which color.
You can check out the detailed article on Forest Smash for Windows 10 here. Here is gameplay of Forest Smash for Windows 10:
This matching game comes with a twist. In this game you are shown which colored eggs you have to match. You can match more than 3 and they don’t have to be together or in a line. zig zag connections between the eggs will also work. You are shown the sequence of color which you have to follow in each level at the top of the screen. Longer the chain you make, more points you will be able to score. At the successful completion of each level you will get a screen with lots of eggs. On this screen you will be allowed to crack 3 eggs. These 3 eggs might give you extra coins or there might be small creatures inside them who you will be able to set free. So its like a bonus at the end of each game. The game offers you more than 225 levels to play.
You can check out the detailed article on Crack Attack for Windows 10 here. Watch gameplay of Crack Attack for Windows 10:
Match 3 or more animals to wipe them off the board. The game is ad supported and lets you start the game with level one. On each game board you will have your target displayed, as in the above screenshot it shows that you have to collect 7 panda bears and 7 cats to complete the level. Also there are 11 number of moves in which you have to complete this target. You can make your way through the levels by completing the previous ones successfully.
You can check out the detailed article on Amazing Zoo for Windows 10 here. Here is gameplay of Amazing Zoo for Windows 10:
Match or form chain or 3 or more same colored jellies to wipe them off the board. The app has colorful jellies which look quite grumpy. Match 3 or more jellies by forming a chain between them. The chains can be made horizontally, vertically, diagonally, or even in a zig zag manner. Longer chains mean more score for you. Long chains also give you special power up jellies to help you score more. Each level in the game also shows you a target which needs to be achieved.
You can check out the detailed article on Jelly Splash for Windows 10 here. Watch gameplay of Jelly Splash for Windows 10:
Monster Collect Mania
Match 2 or more monsters to eliminate them from the board. The level target is displayed on the left side of the game screen. You can match the monsters by forming a chain horizontally, vertically, diagonally, or even zig zag. The objective of the game is to collect 50 monsters of each color in the least number of moves possible.
You can check out the detailed article on Monster Collect Mania for Windows 10 here. Here is gameplay of Monster Collect Mania for Windows 10:
So these are 11 Windows 10 match 3 puzzle game apps that you will have fun playing in your free time. So download them and enjoy these matching games.