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Palm Games

Updated on April 17, 2013

The Palm

Palm quickly carved out a niche in the PDA world, in fact pushed its global recognition with their innovative ideas and cutting edge technology. As well as setting new standards and garnering attention with their sleek designs they also have some very cool games. And that's what this lens is all about... GAMES FOR THE PALM!

Freeware: Minefield

Experience the addictive minesweeper challenge all over again. Uncover all the mines on the playing field to win! It has three standard board sizes. It keeps track of your highest scores on each size board. Minesweeper supports both color and b/w handhelds.

Go and download the game!

Freeware: Alien Terrain 2.1

Once again, you are to save the World. Moreover, you are the only one who can do it. You will be given with a modern spaceship, lasers, cannons, and other powerful weapons. Your order is to get into the heart of the enemy galaxy. Of course, they are ready to meet you, and to complete the task you have to show them the highest battle mastery, that is why before taking on with a real spaceship you need just bits of training, and this game is going to help you.


* Several weapon types

* 70 different enemy units

* 10 unique bosses

* Two missions with 10 levels each

* Battle statistics after each level

* Autofire option

* Customizable button or pen control

System Requirements:

* PalmOS 4.x or above, 160x160 or higher screen resolution, approx. 1.1 Mb of free storage memory

Go and download the game!

Freeware: Sea War 3.0

Sea War is the remake of a well-known game played on paper by two human players. Your goal is to sink all battleships by shooting to the gamefield.

Two game modes are supported:

1. Play against a computer opponent.

Game is played against your handheld.

Compete with a flexible AI and enjoy amazing graphics and sounds.

Track your results with high scores table.

2. Play against a human opponent.

Three options are available:

* Use your handheld as a gaming board (local game)

* Play over a Bluetooth connection (requires Bluetooth-enabled handhelds).

If Sea War Multiplayer is installed on two Bluetooth-enabled handhelds, you can play a game over a Bluetooth connection.

* Play over an infrared connection

If Sea War Multiplayer is installed on two handhelds, you can align infrared ports and play a game.

System Requirements:

* PalmOS 4.x or above, 160x160 or higher screen resolution, approx. 660 Kb of free storage memory, Bluetooth and/or Infrared connection for two-player games (optional)

Go and download the game!

Freeware: DopeWars 2.3

A drug-trading game where the goal is to get as rich as possible in 30 days. Buy drugs low and sell them high, but watch out for the cops! The game starts you off with $2000 and a sizable debt. For mature adults only. Download at your own risk.

System Requirements: Palm OS 2.0, 27KB space

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Freeware: Bang! Bang! 1.2

Bang! Bang! is a simple game of backyard blasting fun! Just shoot everything that moves with your double-barrel shotgun (by tapping on the target). Features high-quality graphics, three difficulty levels, built-in cheats, a high scores table, and excellent special effects. But don't forget to reload! (By tapping on the ammunition that pops up or drops from the sky).

System Requirements: Palm OS 3.0, 131KB space

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Freeware: Hearts 1.1

Play the classic and very popular game of Hearts. The goal is to finish with the lowest point total. Includes the Omnibus and Black Lady variations. Complete rules are built-in and are based on Hoyle's Rules of Game.

System Requirements: Palm OS 1.0, 28KB space

Go and download the game!

Freeware: Vexed 2.0

Vexed is a puzzle game where the goal is to eliminate the blocks by matching them up. Gravity is a factor, and every single block must be eliminated to advance to the next level. Features over 400 levels, 15-move undo, and a solutions option.

System Requirements: Palm OS 2.0, 80KB space

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Freeware: Lemmings 4.2

Guide those cute little critters to the exit of each level, giving them special abilities to help them reach the doorway safely. Comes with seven levels, good for first-time players, with many more available at the developer's web site.

System Requirements: Palm OS 3.1, 230KB space

Go and download the game!

Freeware: Tyranny 2.0.2

Based on the 1980 arcade classic Missile Command. Defend your cities against invasion by destroying incoming missiles with your own missile explosions. Features four different missile speeds and many options. No longer supported by Handmark.

System Requirements: Palm OS 1.0, 30KB space

Go and download the game!

Casino Games for Palm

Freeware: Crosswords 4.0.5

A single or multi-player crossword puzzle game played by the same rules as Hasbro's Scrabble game. Comes with an English dictionary, dictionary browser, and configuration program. For other languages, please visit the developer's web site.

System Requirements: Palm OS 1.0, 87KB space

Go and download the game!

Freeware: Space Trader 1.2.2

Your ultimate goal in this complex space trading strategy game is to amass enough money to buy your own moon. Earn your money by trading goods, hunting down pirates or becoming a pirate yourself. Which path you choose is up to you.

System Requirements: Palm OS 2.0, 284KB space

Go and download the game!

Freeware: Patience 2.5.2

15 free solitaire games, including Montana, Aces High, Canfield, Spiderette, and the ever popular Klondike. Rules for each game are built right in. Features an undo option and next move hints. A great implementation of solitaire at a perfect price.

System Requirements: Palm OS 1.0, 52KB space

Go and download the game!

Freeware: Searchlight 1.01

Searchlight is based on the 1982 LCD game Search Light. Your goal is to escape from prison, evading guards and the roving searchlight. This is a very simple game, like most early 80's games, where the basic objective is to build up your score.

System Requirements: Palm OS 3.3, 28KB space

Go and download the game!

Freeware: Traffic! 1.2

Traffic! is an implementation of a popular sliding-piece puzzle game called Rush Hour. In each of the 40 levels, the object is to carefully maneuver the pieces until the clear piece can be moved out the opening to the right, marked by the arrow.

System Requirements: Palm OS 1.0, 11KB space

Go and download the game!

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    • CruiseReady profile image


      7 years ago from East Central Florida

      I really like minefield best. It's an oldie but goodie

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      10 years ago

      we cann't login, i want free game for plam... :(

    • JonitasKalimpo profile image


      11 years ago

      I love this lens, a great resource on Palm Games. My Palm is a Tungsten E2.

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      11 years ago

      I am just wondering if people still play these games. I mean with all the psp's and xbox'es coming up, does someone play these games?bye,farazauthor of Verizon Wireless Cell Phones

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      11 years ago

      5 stars all the way!

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      11 years ago

      Outstanding lens! Giving you 5 "BIG" stars!DeWayne(FilmFreak) of - -

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      11 years ago

      Nice job on this lens. I'm a big time video gamer and I used to love my Palm for games on the go. Of course now most gaming systems come in portable versions... sorry Palm. ;-)

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      Jack Lee 

      11 years ago from Yorktown NY

      Great lens on Palm games. Thanks.


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