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
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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 ..
SOMA Will Emerge from the Depths September 22nd - September 10, 2015
We Are Not All That We Seem...
What does it really mean to be human? Are we bound to the flesh of our bodies, or do we simply inhabit them..
I Can't Escape: Darkness Steps into the Light with a Gameplay Video and Beta Sign-Up - June 8, 2015
In I Can't Escape: Darkness you're trapped in a living dungeon, every part of which conspires against you. Your odds of escaping..
Meet quirky antihero Willy, who's trapped in a crazy circus. He must run, jump and avoid killer death traps. He must survive the ongoing armada of destruction as long as he can. Welcome to Penarium.
Watch Willie die working sol..
The Long Dark is Launched on Early Access - September 23, 2014 The Long Dark: "Echoes" Trailer, Screens, Info - September 9, 2014
The Long Dark is a thoughtful, exploration-focused survival simulation for PC, Mac and Xbox On..
Caution: This game contains adult content including gore, nudity, crude scenes, adult language and sensitive themes.
NoseBound, A Detective Adventure in the Vein of Film Noir – IndieGoGo Campaign Launch - November 13..
In Black Sails - Ghost Ship, you find yourself adrift in a raging sea, clinging to wreckage. Out of the mist there appears a sinister ship. You call for help but no one answers.
You and a companion, desperate and near death, climb aboar..
Wadjet Eye's Blackwell adventure series will continue on iOS next week with Blackwell 4: Deception. Until then, the App Store is offering Blackwell 1: Legacy for free; Blackwell 2: Unbound and Blackwell 3: Convergence..
Release Date: 1990Platform DOS
Note: Review was originally posted April 4, 1990
Earthrise is a science fiction adventure game in which you are sent on a space shuttle to investigate the asteroid Solus, whose base has stopped respondin..
Caution: This game has elements that some people might consider objectionable.
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Gray Dawn has been inspired by such games as Alone in the Dark, Silent Hill, Resident Evil, Amnes..
From BeautiFun Games Comes Megamagic: Wizards of the Neon Age - June 8, 2015 Visit the Kickstarter page
Beautifun Games, developers of the critically-acclaimed, multi-award-winning Nihilumbra, now brings us Megamagic: Wizards o..
Van Helsing: Final Cut to Be Released September 23rd - September 3, 2015
Experience 50+ hours of gameplay in a refreshingly unique story spiced up with wry humor and snappy dialogue. Play solo or become the greatest monster slaye..
As a man tormented by his wife Linda's unsolved disappearance from an estate on Pineview Drive 20 years earlier, you return there in hopes of solving this tragic mystery.
Legend has it that no one has been able to endure more tha..