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The theme of Memoranda, from indie developer Bit Byterz, is one of magical realism.
The game's protagonist is a young girl who has lost her name and you must help her find it. In the process, you'll encoun..
Funcom to Release the Single-Player Horror Adventure The Park This October - August 28, 2015
WARNING: This video contains content that could trigger seizures for people with photosensitive epilepsy.
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Meet K.O.M.R.A.D., an AI-driven conversation game from indie developer Sentient Play.
Your phone or Apple Watch chimes with a text message from an unknown number. In broken English, you're informed that your online accounts have b..
Karaski: What Goes Up features an open-ended, non-linear player-driven story in which your words and actions shape the past, present and future.
Roam freely on four decks of a sabotaged 1920s Slavic airship in search of clues with w..
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Zeus is back, and CrazySoft's got him. The indie studio has set out to completely remaster (reinvent, actually) an adventure game called...er...Zeus Quest. Except this one will be..
Step into the shoes of Amy Wellard. All she's ever known is a country destroyed by war and ravaged a by plague for which there's no cure.
Well, Amy is determined to find a cure. Even if she has to die in the process.
Wadget Eye Games..
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Neocore Announces Release Delay for Van Helsing: Final Cut - September 22, 2015
Once again, I'm opting to let Neocore explain.
The release of the The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Final Cut is delayed again.
To deliver the be..
Distributor: Microids/DreamcatcherU.S. Release Date: October 1999Platform: PC
Note: Review was originally posted October 1999
From the moment that you encounter the postman riding his bicycle down a country road near the seaside in Nor..
Jenny LeClue Wants to Tease Us - June 14, 2015 Jenny LeClue Video, Screens, Info - July 24, 2014
Jenny LeClue is a Kickstarter-funded, exploration-based adventure game focused on story, character and mystery from indie deve..
A classic point & click adventure where you can do and say stupid things while in Paris? Well sign me up!!
Demetrios - The BIG Cynical Adventure by indie developor COWCAT just hit Kickstarter to put the final touches on the ga..
Genre: Adventure/EscapeRelease date: Episode 1 - 10/1/2012, Episode 2 - 6/20/2013, Episode 3 - 7/9/2015Interview: JA Interview with Glitch Games' Simon Pearce and Graham Ransom
The face of adventure gaming ..
I was very happy to catch up with Graham Ranson and Simon Pearce of Glitch Games to chat about their mobile adventures and their plans for releasing to the Desktop market.
JA: I really appreciate you taking the time to introduce ..
Genre: Point-And-Click AdventureRelease date: September 17, 2015
Adventurezator is the most unique game I have ever played, and I wasn't quite sure which standards I should be using to evaluate it. The game is a crowdfunded platfor..
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In Syndrome, experience claustrophobic horror in the dark confines of a spaceship. You emerge from cryosleep to discover that most of the crew is dead. Those still alive have been transformed into monstrosit..
From indie developer Pencil Test Studios and publisher Versus Evil comes a game in which you join a space explorer named Tommynaut and his blind alien talking dog named Beak-Beak as they crash land on a weird planet. If this isn't bad ..
The Journey Down: Chapter Three Has a Trip to Kickstarter in its Future - August 28, 2015 The Journey Down: Chapter 2 Review - August 26, 2014
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The recent and very distressing news that SouthPeak was canceling its almost-finished new adventure game, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: The Adventure Continues, got me to think..
Developer RalphVR has annnounced the launch of its first VR game, Daydream Blue. The game has been developed specifically for Samsung's Oculus-powered mobile headset Gear VR, which will be released in Q4 2015. Game updates will..
Nevermind Reminds You To Be Mindful of The Fact That It's Now Available on Early Access - April 2, 2015 Nevermind Kickstarter Video, Screens, Info - October 12, 2014 Nevermind Campaign Launched on Kickstarter - February 7,..
Genre: Point-And-Click AdventureRelease date: July 28, 2015
What ever became of Wisdom?
In ancient times the Wise Men, who could read the signs and point out the best path, were the most important advisers to the King. This skill,..
80 Days from inkle Studios is a reimagining of the Jules Verne novel Around the World in Eighty Days. It mixes old-school text adventures, strategic board games and RPGs to create a massive, adaptive interactive story that writes it..
ADR1FT - E3 Screens, Info - June 15, 2014
Become immersed in a beautiful sci-fi world after you become the only crewmember to survive the catastrophic destruction of a space station on which you served.
Your mission is to stay alive..
The Last Crown: Blackenrock Gameplay Video - May 8, 2014 New Game in the 'Crown' Horror Adventure Franchise Comes Out of the Shadows with Video & Screens - May 14, 2014 Blackenrock - Formerly The Halloween Haunting - A Few ..
Set in a post-apocalyptic steampunk world, Columnae is a story about the aftermath of a catastrophe that has left the Earth's surface uninhabitable.
The wealthy have ascended to Deus, a locked down "city in the clouds." In order to es..
Albert's sister has been abducted. Otto is her magical bunny. Together, Albert and Otto must embark on a perilous journey and work together to find her. In the process, they will confront murderous beasts and potentially lethal puzzles..
Genre: Point-And-Click AdventureRelease date: August 31, 2015
The representation of dreams in any medium, be it literature, film, or music, has a complex history of successes and failures. For every worthy representation, ..
Dome City Announcement Teaser - September 24, 2015
Composer Petri Alanko has already begun working on the music for Dome City, a first-person sci-fi puzzle game for PC/Windows by indie developer Overon Studio. Csaba Királyházi, ..
Genre: Point-And-Click AdventureRelease date: Aug 27, 2015
Fran Bow is the new adventure game from Killmonday Games, a small studio in Stockholm.
Imagine Lewis Carroll and Jean-Paul Sartre had a baby. That baby might be Fran Bow,..
Release Date: November 2000Platform: PCNote: Originally published in 2000 Her Interactive, the software company with my favorite slogan in the business ("For girls who aren't afraid of a mouse") has done it again with this solid ent..
You are Frances Finklestein. For 50 years, you managed the Deadbeats, the greatest rock band in the history of Great Britain. But alas, the band members are all dead now and, as the game begins, you find yourself in...er...prison, in a..
Listen to Syberia 3's First Musical Theme - August 13, 2015
Benoit Sokal and Microids continue to be busy working on Syberia 3, the next game chronicling the adventures of Kate Walker. Fans have already been waiting over a d..
The creations of Benoit Sokal have served as the blueprints for Amerzone and the Syberia games, all of which represent major titles in Microïds' adventure games catalog. These works of art will now be among those on display at..
Van Helsing: Final Cut - New Trailer - September 25, 2015
According to Neocore Games, "a little more time, a lot more testing" is needed before The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Final Cut can be released.
We consider ours..
In Dome City, you'll follow three young protagonists who, on their first space mission, are trapped in an abandoned dome city on Mars. You must help them find a way to escape.
As they explore their surroundings and try ..
Knee Deep, Act 1: Wonderland Review - July 15, 2015
In Act 2, players wade into the small-town politics of Cypress Knee and attempt to peel back another layer of intrigue on this constantly evolving story.
Word has it that Knee D..
Indie developer Jonathan Blow, creator of 2008's Braid for Xbox 360, has announced that The Witness will be among us January 26, 2016 for PC/Windows and PS4.
From the trailers and screens, one can see that The Witness has a loo..
Genre: Point-And-Click AdventureRelease date: July 28, 2015
If you're an adventure game enthusiast you've no doubt heard the term “walking simulator,” a label that's been blanketed across the many actionless first-person games ..