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Wairoa.Net's Collection of General Games
All Lights On
Lights On Games
The objective of the game is to turn all 25 "lights" on.
Clicking a square will toggle its light (as well as the lights of all horizontally and vertically adjacent squares) on and off.
Click on the icon above to play the game.


Slideshow
Slideshow Game
A challenging Slide Show to frustrate the best of us.
The picture is the Home Page photo so you may like to have another look at this before attempting this puzzle.
This puzzle will change each time the Home Page is changed. Click on the icon above to play the game.

Othello Challenge
Othello
The game Othello is also known as Reversi and was introduced in 1975 and credited to Goro Hasegawa, a Japanese fellow.
The rules of Othello are much simpler than many other board games. However, easy to learn doesn't mean easy to play well.
Click on the icon above to play the game.

Draughts
Draughts Games
Overseas this game is called Checkers, but here in Kiwiland, we call it Draughts.
Jump all the white draughts with your red, gain your Kings and you are away. Instructions are included if needed.
This version is relatively easy so you should have no trouble winning.
Click on the icon above to play the game.

Jigsaw for Beginners
Jigsaw Game
This jigsaw is for Beginners or for those who are not great at the game.
There are 36 pieces to move to complete the picture.
The pieces do not rotate and do not need to be. Use your mouse to slide them into place by holding down the piece you want and dragging it across. Click on the icon above to play the game.

Jigsaw Advanced Players
Jigsaw Game
A Jigsaw for Advanced Players with 64 pieces to move to complete the Jigsaw.
All pieces rotate all 4 ways making the jigsaw a little more difficult compared to the Beginners Jigsaw. Remember the small picture here as this is your only clue.
Click on the icon above to play the game.

Maxi Yatzy
Yatzy Game
Yatzy is a game played with 5 or 6 dice and a score board. You have three rolls of the dice aiming to get the best score but at the same time filling in your score board.
Save the Chance option for when your roll of the dice leaves you with no move.
Click on the icon above to play the game. Slow to Load.

PanneRotto
Pannerotto Game
Pannerotto is a little different and definitely a challenge to work out. But once you have it sorted you will be away.
By rotating clockwise or anti clockwise, you sit the coloured solid square in the same coloured frame. Move the main yellow frame around to position the squares. Click on the icon above to play the game.

Your Life Counter
Life Game
In our travels we found this on the internet. Although this is not a game, it intrigued us.
It works out your exact age to the minute from your birth date. Of course many of you may find this depressing, so play it at your own risk.
Click on the icon above to find out exactly how old you really are.

Black Jack
Blackjack
Black Jack, A card game we all know and if you don't the instructions are easy to follow.
The game is played against the dealer with your target to make 21. The closest adding the cards together to 21 wins.
If you go over 21, you bust and the dealer wins. Click on the icon above to play the game.

Hang Man:

Left Click in the box beside 'Your guess' and type your letters in here one after another.
Correct letter will line up across the top while incorrect letters with line up beside the 'Garbage Bin'.

Clickomania
Clickomania
Clickomania took game players by storm many years ago turning Tretis upside down with a field of coloured tiles to wipe out
Like Tretis, Clickomania will never outdate.
Click on the icon above to play the game.


Tetris
Tetris Games
Alexey Pazhitnov creates Tetris in June 1985 at the Moscow Academy of Science's Computer Center. It soon spread across Moscow and then beyond.
Click on the icon above to play the game. Slow to Load.


Memory for Kids
Memory Games
After a few requests for kids games, we have added this one, good ole faithful Memory.
The player must match country flags to complete the game. The background picture should leave you guessing. Click on the icon above to play.

Rocks Challenge
Rocks
On first glance this game appears to be simple but don't be mislead, you will need your wits about you to beat the computer.
Read the instructions and start on the first level dropping the rocks through to the bottom. Watch how the computer plays. Click on the icon above to play the game.

Dots and Boxes
Dots and Boxes
Dots and boxes is based on a rectangular lattice of points. Players draw a horizontal or vertical line connecting two adjacent points. Whenever placement of a line complete a single 1x1 square, the square is colored in, and the player wins that box. Click on the icon above to play the game.


Christmas Word Search
Word Search
Bright, shiny and fresh, you will like this version of Word Search. Test your visual ability and see how many words you can find. If you find any spelling mistakes, email us and let us know :)
Click on the icon above to play the game.

Bridges Challenge
Bridges Game
This is a fun game played against a clever computer. Your aim is to make a line from one end of the board to the other.
Don't be fooled though, it is not as easy as it first seems.
Click on the icon above to play the game.


Magic Card Trick
Magic Game
This is not so much a game, but a card trick to make you wonder how? Follow instructions and watch, the computer is never wrong. How does it work, let us know if you work it out.
Click on the icon above to play the game.

Tsukoban
Tsukoban Game
Move all the orange squares into the green squares, easy? Nope, patience will be required for this game which is just a little harder. Again read the instructions and have a play. You will soon work out what you can and can't do. Click on the icon above to play the game.

Siji
Siji Game
"Siji" is a word of "One" in Japanese. This is a logic game, once played in ancient Asia with stone rocks.
The rule is that a rock can be taken out only if it is "jumped over" by another one, which was placed next to it. Click on the icon above to play the game.

Match Up:

Match each word in the left column with its synonym on the right. When finished, click Answer to see the results.