According to (whose game is shown in the guide cover image)

Minesweeper is a favourite of office and late night shift workers worldwide.

It's addictive, requires you to think, and every click/tap is fraught with tension. In short, an ideal time waster. In fact, one might think that minesweeper and solitaire were the primary motivation behind Microsoft developing Windows.

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In this guide is a (slightly simplified) implementation of the classic Minesweeper game for the PyPortal and its touchscreen.

Because of the small 16x16 pixel game board squares, a stylus is recommended. One such as that used with a Nintendo DS type system will work fine.

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This guide was first published on Aug 09, 2019. It was last updated on Aug 09, 2019.

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