Bob Washburne

I have been playing adventure games since 1979 when I played "Adventure" on the DEC PDP minicomputer at work. The first adventure game I ever purchased was "Zork 1" for CP/M. I can remember the introduction of the IBM PC. I remember the invention of the microcomputer (actually, it was discovered rather than invented). I remember the invention of the minicomputer. Yes, I am an old fart. I have written 80 reviews and articles for JustAdventure starting with my review of "Bioscopia" in February of 2004. I currently own more adventure games than I will ever be able to play, let alone review. And I want more!

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  • A worthy teaser/lead-in for Nigel's next adventure The Last Crown: Blackenrock
    Genre: Point-And-Click Adventure Release date: October 29, 2015 Jonathan Boakes is well known for d
    12/03/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • What sets Nevermind apart is the optional use of a heart monitor. But even without it, Nevermind is a very good, professionally-made game that's fun to play.
    Genre: Point-And-Click Adventure / Psychological Horror Release date: September 29, 2015 In Nevermi
    11/13/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • A short “walking simulator” that attempts to psychoanalyze a game developer. Quite deep.
    Genre: Walking SimulatorRelease date: October 1, 2015 “Trust the art, never the artist.
    10/15/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • A classic point-and-click scavenger hunting adventure game with almost as many Easter Egg references to other games as there are plot holes and bugs.
    Genre: Point-And-Click AdventureRelease date: September 30, 2015 Jerry McPartlin – Rebe
    10/14/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • A highly atmospheric sci-fi horror game which is very well-made and will leave you thinking. One of the best in a long time.
    Genre: Point-And-Click AdventureRelease date: July 28, 2015 Whatever became of Wisdom? In anc
    09/30/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • A classic detective mystery adventure simple enough for beginners but interesting enough for experienced gamers.
    Genre: Point-and-Click AdventureRelease date: August 10, 2015 Shades of Black is MDNA Games' l
    08/12/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • A wonderfully atmospheric environment is marred by a weak storyline and a few unreasonably difficult puzzles.
    Genre: Point-And-Click Adventure Release date: May 28, 2015 Have you ever woken up f
    07/31/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • The game begins with an amazing intro, but once the gameplay starts it soon becomes apparent that isn't an adventure game, it's actually a platformer. Nonetheless, it's professionally made with huge and varying environments.
    Genre: Platformer Release date: June 6, 2014 As our telescopes got better and better we d
    04/21/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • The developers took a very difficult genre – childhood innocence – and implemented it perfectly.
    Genre: Point-And-Click Adventure Release date: November 1, 2013 One of the first things t
    04/19/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • A mediocre Myst clone
    Genre: Point-And-Click AdventureRelease date: April 4, 2015 If you follow my reviews then you know
    04/11/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • There is no one for company other than the voice in you own head. There is nothing left for you to do but think.
    Genre: Point-and-Click Adventure Release Date: Dec 3, 2013   What happens when a societ
    03/23/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • Tengami is a refreshing change from the ubiquitous controller-twitching, level-upping, headshot-celebrating game. It is atmospheric, contemplative and peaceful.
    Genre: Point-and-Click Adventure Traditional Japanese culture is very different from modern Western
    02/01/15 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • True to the spirit of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle with a clever system of interaction between Holmes and the player.
    Sherlock Holmes - the first modern superhero. His feats of deduction have enthralled generations and
    11/20/14 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • Bob Washburne reviews the Wolf Among Us season finale, Cry Wolf. "An extremely well crafted dark, gritty, urban, violent game. It requires good reaction time and is not for the faint of heart."
    Anton Chekhov, the famous Russian author and playwright, once explained how to write a play. In the
    09/28/14 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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  • Robert Washburne assesses the latest Carol Reed game
    Bosch's Damnation is the tenth installment in the Carol Reed Mysteries series. The name refers to a
    04/07/14 | Review | by Bob Washburne
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