What Types of Games are Available for Excel?
There are many different games available for free download and play in Microsoft Excel. Two great website resources for downloading Excel games are ExcelGames.org and DzikoSoft. While many games involved things like randomized dice, there are also some more standard games available. Depicted to the left is the game Rush Hour, you may be familiar with the solitaire-style board game where you try to get the red car out of a traffic jam.
Pong, the classic tennis game you may remember from V-Basic computers (or even Atari), is an option. This game is also available at ExcelGames.org. Also available on this site is Tetris!
Games available at DzikoSoft (there are 150 games in all available at this website) include arcade games, Battleship games, board Games, and and even puzzle game fanatics' favorite - Bejeweled. Among the board games offered are givens such as Tic Tac Toe and Go - but also available is Monopoly.
For fans of roleplaying games, there are options. "Codeless," pictured at the left mimics those Choose Your Own Adventure books. Another fun RPG game for Excel is the game titled, SimpleRPG. This game mimics classic Dungeons and Dragons and other Pen and Paper type RPG styles.
Other options include card games, casino style games, space shooter games, and even a soccer game. In fact, if you like, Cim City, a Sim City equivalent, is available for your procrastinating pleasure.