Hadean Lands review

Andrew Plotkin's sci-fi opus hits on all the right formulas for a brilliant text adventure experience.

PC Mac Linux iPhone iPad Nov 25, 2014

A Bird Story

Far more story than game, this short but sweet tale from the developer of To the Moon really soars in its poignant simplicity.

PC Mac Linux Nov 21, 2014

Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick - Thimbleweed Park interview

The legendary genre pioneers are back and ready to walk us through their new brand new old-school project on Kickstarter.

PC Mac Linux Nov 18, 2014

Enola review

There's mature psychological trauma at the heart of this indie horror adventure, but shoddy design will scare most players away.

PC Nov 14, 2014

Puzzling (mis)adventures: Volume 12: Wayward Manor, Phantom PI

A pair of haunted houses provide some offbeat puzzling fun, but will scare off anyone looking for story depth.

PC Mac iPad Android Nov 11, 2014

Video interview: Charles Cecil interview

The camera loves the ever-charming, insightful, and enthusiastic founder of Revolution, and we were happy to oblige with a wide-ranging discussion.

All Nov 7, 2014

AR-K: Episode 2 - The Girl Who Wasn’t There review

The second installment is an improvement on its predecessor, though its story and puzzles are still treading water at the halfway point.

PC Mac iPhone iPad Android Nov 4, 2014

 

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Ethereon
7 screenshots

Downfall (remake)
2 screenshots

 

Hype-o-Meter™

1

Thimbleweed Park

An all-new old-school adventure by the creators of Maniac Mansion.

2

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2

Sequel to the 2011 fantasy adventure from KING Art.

3

Armikrog

A spiritual claymation successor to The Neverhood.

4

Game of Thrones

A six-part episodic series from Telltale Games based on the HBO fantasy series.

5

Silence: The Whispered World 2

Daedalic returns to the fantasy world introduced in 2010.

6

Obduction

A new adventure from the creators of Myst.

7

Samorost 3

Amanita Design's influential classic series continues.

8

Syberia III

A new Kate Walker adventure by Benoît Sokal and Microïds.
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9

King’s Quest (2015)

A reimagined update of Sierra's venerable classic.

10

Asylum

A haunting new horror from the creator of Scratches.
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What's New?
25 Nov
Zero Sum days until Tales from the Borderlands debut

PC/Mac and North American PlayStation versions out today; other platforms to follow soon.

24 Nov
Chop Suey back on the menu in Kickstarter preservation campaign

Three "visionary videogames for girls" by the late Theresa Duncan to be restored free for modern OSes.

23 Nov
Virtual Reality adventure Ethereon delves into Kickstarter

Demos for VR and non-VR versions available in new game from one of Riven's developers.

22 Nov
Shadowgate remake returns to retro roots in free DLC update

Original Mac and Apple IIGS versions of Shadowgate and Déjà Vu available today for download.

 


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