ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Miniclip Games

Updated on June 19, 2013
RetroBrothers profile image

Martin is an experienced software developer with a passion for retro machines and gaming.

Miniclip Games

Just what are Miniclip games?

Well, if you are into games online or enjoy funny games then miniclip games might well be just for you.

These games are browser based meaning you can play them within your browser of choice - so there is no need for downloading executable files and going through a process of installation.

If you like quick-playing games that are easy to get into and focus on simple yet addictive gameplay then you can't go far wrong with Miniclip games.

On the flip side if you like a game that you can come back to again and again that features a virtual world, then you may just be surprised. It is all in there: sports games, 3D driving simulations, MMORPGs, arcade games and more...

If you want to find out more then please read on.

Miniclip Games

Miniclip Games cover a variety of genres
Miniclip Games cover a variety of genres

Winter Games - Ski Jump

Game Players and Player Options in Miniclip Games

Anyone who signs up for miniclip games can create their own player profile page. The information can include their name, their favourite games, statistics (such as scores), gaming awards, news feeds and any online 'friends'.

  • Awards and Achievements: Awards are earned by achieving objectives in 'award enabled' games. Once awards are gathered by a player they are displayed in a players league and are then displayed on a player's profile page.
  • Friends: Friends can be invited to the games and can be included in a custom friends game league. This is a great feature.
  • Game Leagues: Players can set up their own custom leagues with any chosen friends and compete for awards and rankings across various different games.
  • Challenges: Players can throw dow a challenge to other players in their leagues or even challenge other registered online players in various games.
  • Leader boards: There are worldwide daily, weekly and monthly leader boards which are displayed online. Being top of the leaderboard is highly saught after!
  • Game Ranking Bar system: Players are ranked with a special color coded bar system that is included within the players profile.
  • Games News Feed: Players have a news feed on their profile page which details the winning or losing of challenges, who has been invited as a friend, any miniclip announcements and so on.
  • Game Avatars: Avatars can be customized to include a myriad of styles. The avatars have their own spaces that can be customised with objects and accessories to make them more personal to the player. Avatars can also carry player statistics such as scores, awards and so on.

Bend it like Beckham eh?

4X4 Miniclip Driving

Popular Miniclip Games

Of course there are hundreds of games to choose from - but there are some titles that remain popular to this day.

Some of the favourites include:

Disney Club Penguin - players tootle around a snow-covered environment interacting with other players and taking part in various puzzle games and challenges.

RuneScape - MMORPG title that continues to be popular since 2004.

Dofus - MMORPG flash based program. Is hugely popular in France and has attracted in the region of ten million players.

Spineworld - (Migo World) available for a seven day trial. Further play requires registration.

Before you begin with Miniclip Games...

With the games being browser based it is important to have the latest version of Flash installed on your machine.

Try the games first and if they work then great - otherwise one simple download will get you on the right track.

Versions of flash player are usually free from Adobe - and can be found here.

Remember - pretty much every gaming genre is covered from platform games, beat em ups, sporting simulations and arcade classics.

You will now be ready to immerse yourself in the world of miniclip gaming! :-)

Playing Baseball At Miniclip Games

The online gaming world

The world of games online has really taken off over the last few years. We have come a long way since the likes of ZX Spectrum Games and Amiga Games (have a look at computer history to find out more about these machines) were all the rage!

When you consider the amusement arcade phenomenon took off with the likes of Pac Man, Space Invaders, Frogger and Asteroids which ate our loose change the online world can be something special.

Versions of these classics are available to play in your browser and of course more advanced games are also there.

Who knows how gaming will be thirty years from now?

Arcade classic Ping Pong has been updated at Miniclip Games


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)