All Match 3 Games

Check out some of our favorite Match 3 games. Choose between different match 3 game styles and themes. You can aim-and-shoot or click-to-swap or many other creative ways to solve level after level match 3 madness!

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Jewel Quest

The classic match-3 puzzle returns with over 70 all new jewel boards

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The Legend of El Dorado

Join Doctor von Hutten and his party on an expedition through the South American rainforest in The Legend of El Dorado Deluxe

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Jewel Legend

Let the great Jewel Legend begin

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Treasures of Monetezuma 3

Help Doctor Emily Jones as she solves a mystery that can transform the world in Treasures of Monetezuma 3

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Rainforest Adventure

Join a challenging Match 3 expedition through a vibrant South American rainforest

More Match 3 Games

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Pirates!

Splice the mainbrace and shiver your timbers in this exciting Match 3 Game of Pirate Action

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Space Hunt

Help the Astronatus match Planets and explore the Universe in this fun filled game of match 3 space exploration

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Gold Rush - Treasure Hunt

Fun Collapse game

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Cookie Crush 2

Cookie Crush II, the highly anticipated successor of the most addictive match3 masterpiece is here to take you back to the world of challenging puzzles and delicious pastries

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Forest Match

Forest Match is a colorful and fun match 3 game for young and old alike

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Candy Rain 4

The Sweetest Candy Puzzle Game Ever: Candy Rain 4

Even More Match 3 Games

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Bug Match

Bug Match is a Bug Matching Game

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Jewel Pop

Get ready to match and pop some colourful balloons

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Cookie Crush

Cookie Crush is a highly addictive match3 masterpiece that takes you into a world of challenging puzzles and delicious pastries

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Pastry Passion

Whip up a pastry puzzle passion in this Match-3 delight

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Candy Rain

Match at least three candy's of the same type to make them disappear, trigger combos and accomplish the level's goals in this wonderful match-three game

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Candy Rain 2

Everyone likes candies, don't we

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Candy Love Match

It is Valentine's Day, the best time of the year to delight your sweetheart with love and candies

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Butterfly Kyodai

Butterfly Kyodai is a fascinating puzzle game that does not only feature wonderful, dreamy graphics but also challenges your thinking and your perception

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Flat Jewels Match 3

Flat Jewels Match 3 is classic match 3 game in modern flat design

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Candy Rain 3

It's raining candy

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Aquablitz

Did you have too much cookies and are you done with jewels

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Farm Jelly Puzzle

It is time for your summer on the farm

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Farm Puzzle Story

Are you able to Crush the farm

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Jewel Aquarium

This ocean is full of rare fish and other sea creatures

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Seven Senses

A Treat for the Seven Senses - Enjoy Awesome Match 3 Action in this stimulating game

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Jewel Christmas

It's Xmas time and what better way to celebrate than with some explosive matching action

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Blockbuster

Bust the Blocks in this fast paced block clearing game

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Save Butterflies

Fun bubble shooter game

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Best Pet Friends

In the colorful match-3 game Best Pet Friends your task is to combine three or more cute pets of the same kind to free them

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Farm Puzzle Story 2

Farm Puzzle Story 2 is an awesome matching casual game

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Jewel Explode

Try this tactical twist on the classic match 3 game

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Jewels Blitz

Jewels Blitz is the ultimate match-3 puzzle game

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Winter Dream

Winter time is the best time to enjoy sweets and candies, isn't it

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Jewels Blitz 2

Jewels Blitz 2 is the successor to the match-3 throne, that turns shiny gems and highly addictive puzzle game action into a masterpiece

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Back to Candy Land - Part 2

Back to Candy Land - Part 2

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Monster Battle

Monster Battle takes you to an epic adventure that combines the best elements of role playing games and a classic match3 style game

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Jewel Bubbles 3

Shiny colourful bubbles awaiting your matching touch

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Temple Jewels

Welcome to Temple Jewels - the fast paced match-3 challenge

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Jewel Duel

Not even the oldest ones remember, when their beautiful country, Kartucia, was taken over by two fiery wizards by means of black magic

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Zoo Buffet

Feed your pets and make them level up in this fun puzzle game, also discover new pets as you go

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Dads Long Legs

The objective of Dads Long Legs seems to be the most simple task you've got in a game: Take some steps and see how far you can go

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No Dots

No Dots is the quintessential puzzle game, a colorful and fun brain teaser that is easy to pick up but offers deep and entertaining gameplay for endless hours


More About Match 3 Games

Why Free Match 3 games?

Why do people love to play match 3 games?
By their design, match 3 games have a few core elements to them that people love:

  • Straight-forward game mechanics - whether it’s a point-and-shoot or a touch-to-swap, match 3 game mechanics are easy to understand and are generally intuitive.
  • Instant action - though there are stories and side quests woven into some match 3 games, all match 3 games allow players to jump right in.
  • Interactive puzzles - match 3 games done necessarily require high levels of strategy, however, they all require thinking a few moves ahead and seeing the bigger picture.

What is a match 3 game? How do they work?

A match 3 game is any game that requires combining objects based on their attributes. The mechanism to combine the objects, the attributes defining the objects and the rules around combining objects vary from game to game but they all center around recognizing patterns and connecting them.

What makes a great match 3 game?

This is a subjective question, as different players will prefer different ways of matching objects or different thematic elements, but the most popular games such as Jewel Quest and Bubble Town mix engaging graphics with fast-paced gameplay that provides enough of a challenge to be fun.

What are the common features in match 3 games?

Every match 3 game has three types of features:

  • The attributes of the objects - colors, shapes, widgets, etc, whatever it may be, every game match 3 game has a set of objects (often in the theme of the game design) that the player uses to match.
  • How the objects are combined - some games you aim and shoot objects to match them, others you tap or swipe, so long as your goal is to match objects.
  • Gameplay rules - things like time limits, power-ups or rules surrounding when you can or can’t match 3 objects.

What types of match 3 games are there?

There are many different types of match 3 games. They all follow the same basic principles but they apply in various ways to change gameplay for the player. Examples of game mechanics designers tinker with include:

  • Timing rounds - awarding points or putting limits on the amount of time spent on a puzzle
  • Placing, swapping, or tapping tiles - different methods of creating matching patterns
  • Dynamic game board - move or altering the game board as play continues
  • Power ups - opportunities to play tiles that have special effects on the game board
  • Multi-dimensional - gameplay mechanics additional too or supplemental to match 3
  • Story mode - adding story elements to the gameplay experience

Which match 3 game is right for me?

It depends on what you're looking for in a game. Are you looking for a tense race against the clock or a leisurely tap-fest? Are you looking for bright colors and graphics that pop or a thoughtful strategy session? The good news is that no matter what type of gaming experience you're looking for, chances are that there's a match 3 game variation that you can enjoy.

Which of your match 3 games are free?

You can play match 3 games for free at iWin either by downloading the game or playing it online. We do offer an unlimited game subscription that allows you to download all the match 3 games in our inventory, ad-free.

Can I download match 3 games to play later?

Yes, with iWin you can also download your favorite match 3 games to play anytime.

Where did match 3 games come from?

'Match 3 games' also known by the term 'tile-matching games' probably has deeper roots than you realize. Games like Ma-jong and solitaire operate on a similar principle in that the goal is to manipulate the tiles (however each game defines 'tiles') to make them disappear if certain criterion is met. Match 3 games are a variation of this game style in that the challenge of the game is to identify patterns you can create on the board in order to remove them from the game and get closer to winning.

Match 3 video games have been around since 1985 with Tetris and Chain Shot!, developed by Alexey Pajitnov and Kunaiki Moribe respectively. Both of these games challenged players to find patterns on the board though through different methods. In Tetris, as you probably know, tiles drop from the top of the screen and must be then placed into the right spots to clear the board whereas in Chain Shot! the player is given a set 20x10 grid of colored squares. While Tetris became one of the most successful and widely played video games in history, Chain Shot! was no less influential as you can see their legacies in many of the great modern match 3 games, like Jewel Quest.