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Heir of the Dog: Tall Story Games' latest Kickstarter venture - Game announcement

Heir of the Dog: Tall Story Games' latest Kickstarter venture

Support the latest pixel art point-and-click comedy adventure from the creators of Lucy Dreaming.

Game News
Margret & FaceDeBouc now live - Whats new

Margret & FaceDeBouc now live

Control the unlikely duo of detectives Magret, a refined duck, and FaceDeBouc, a diabolically opposed goat! Help them solve the mystery of Mr. Couane, a local shopkeeper turned into sausages, in this cartoonish point-and-click police investigation.

Released
Dive into Woolly Boy and the Circus Demo - Whats new

Dive into Woolly Boy and the Circus Demo

Embark on a magical journey with the charming, fluffy protagonist as he tries to escape the enchanting world of the circus

Demo
Unraveling the Mystery of Murder On Space Station 52 - Game announcement

Unraveling the Mystery of Murder On Space Station 52

Dive into the atmospheric world of Space Station 52 and explore the key game mechanics of this upcoming murder mystery adventure game.

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Riven remake 2024

Started by Gabe on 05/18/2024 10:52 am (64 replies) Last reply by IronCretin, 2 hours, 9 minutes ago

ASYLUM. Yes, really

Started by diego on 07/18/2024 05:41 pm (2 replies) Last reply by Sefir, 3 hours, 43 minutes ago

A Twisted Tale

Started by diego on 07/18/2024 04:55 pm (1 replies) Last reply by diego, 5 hours, 32 minutes ago

Time for a new community playthrough

Started by Sefir on 08/21/2013 02:07 pm (235 replies) Last reply by Intense Degree, 6 hours, 13 minutes ago

The adventure game discount thread

Started by Interplay on 05/19/2012 03:03 pm (2099 replies) Last reply by dirac, 6 hours, 22 minutes ago

Adventure game scene... uh, game (continued)

Started by zobraks on 05/20/2012 01:44 am (12840 replies) Last reply by skeeter_93, 13 hours, 48 minutes ago

Help me remember the name of this game please

Started by mbday630 on 07/04/2024 09:44 am (28 replies) Last reply by mbday630, 3 days, 15 hours, 17 minutes ago

Murder on Space Station 52 - Sci fi Noir PnC

Started by Dionous on 07/13/2024 10:11 am (1 replies) Last reply by Dionous, 5 days, 12 hours, 16 minutes ago

Forbes Magazine Ranks The Top 15 Adventure Games

Started by Keybordz on 05/27/2024 10:30 pm (47 replies) Last reply by diego, 6 days, 3 hours, 55 minutes ago

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Dedicated to Adventure Games

Adventure Gamers started as a humble fan site in 1998 but grew into one of the premier online magazines of its kind and the largest English-language website devoted to the adventure genre. We specialize in covering computer and video games that focus on puzzle solving within a narrative framework, from the oldest text and graphic adventures (such as Zork, King’s Quest, and Monkey Island) up through today’s upcoming releases (such as REVEIL, Open Roads, Alone in the Dark, and Simon the Sorcerer: Origins).

We offer in-depth reviews and coverage of the latest adventure games, as well as nostalgic retrospectives on the best games from different decades. If you're looking for a complete list of the best adventure games to play in 2024, we update our overview continiously.

What are popular adventure game companies?

There are a number of different adventure game companies that are popular among gamers. Some of the more well-known companies include Telltale Games, Double Fine Productions, Daedalic Entertainment, Don't Nod and Terrible Toybox. Each of these companies has produced some of the most well-known adventure games in history. It can be hard to know where to start when it comes to finding the right adventure game for you, but these companies are a great place to start.

  • Telltale Games, which originally went out of business in 2018, has been relaunched under LCG Entertainment. Their latest adventure, The Expanse: A Telltale Series, immerses players in the exciting universe of The Expanse, allowing them to follow the character Camina Drummer as they explore the dangerous and uncharted edges of The Belt aboard The Artemis. The 'former' Telltale Games released classics such as The Walking Dead, Tales of Monkey Island, Minecraft and Sam & Max.
  • Don't Nod Entertainment has recently released innovative games, such as Jusant, a brand-new action-puzzle climbing game, and Lost Records: Bloom & Rage, a narrative adventure from the creative minds behind Life is Strange. They are well known for their Life is Strange series, which is a episodic adventure game that revolves around the life of a teenage girl.
  • Double Fine Productions is known for their clever and funny adventure games. They have a wide range of titles, such as Psychonauts along with remasters of Grim Fandango, Full Throttle and Day of the Tentacle. Double Fine is known for their high quality graphics and humor, which sets their games apart from others in the genre.
  • Daedalic Entertainment is another well-known company that produces adventure games. They have a wide range of titles, from Deponia to Pillars of the Earth. In 2023 they released Children of Silentown, a dark adventure game set in a village inhabited by monsters. In 2024, we await the release of REVEIL, a narrative first-person psycho-thriller game that focuses on story, puzzles, and exploration.
  • Terrible Toybox, the studio led by Ron Gilbert, has made a name for itself with its contemporary reinterpretation of classic adventure games. This journey began with Thimbleweed Park, a title that breathed new life into the genre of point-and-click adventure games. Renowned for his wit and distinctive narrative style, Gilbert's influence permeates the studio's portfolio. Their latest offering, Return to Monkey Island, takes players back to the beloved Monkey Island universe, delivering another thrilling adventure filled with humor and nostalgia.
  • Cyan, renowned for their groundbreaking work in the adventure genre, continues to captivate audiences with immersive, puzzle-driven worlds. Their legendary series, Myst, redefined interactive storytelling and remains a touchstone in game design. Cyan's commitment to innovation is evident in their recent release, Firmament, a title that blends Cyan’s signature world-building with cutting-edge VR technology, offering a fresh, immersive experience to both new and long-time fans.
  • Amanita Design, known for their whimsical and artistically unique adventure games, has continued to enchant players around the globe. With titles like the Samorost series, they've carved a niche for themselves in the adventure gaming world, combining stunning visuals with engaging, non-traditional gameplay. Their commitment to creativity and artistic expression is also evident in their other popular titles, including Creaks, which invites players into a mysterious, creature-filled world hidden within the walls of an old mansion.
  • Revolution Software, creators of the iconic Broken Sword series, have long been celebrated for their deep narratives and engaging puzzles. Their legacy in the genre is marked by a blend of historical intrigue and modern storytelling, as seen in their recent release, Beyond a Steel Sky, a sequel that revisits and expands the cyberpunk universe first introduced in 'Beneath a Steel Sky' with contemporary gameplay mechanics and narrative depth.
  • Wadjet Eye Games, a bastion of the classic point-and-click adventure genre, has been instrumental in its revival. Known for games like The Blackwell Series, they blend gripping storytelling with nostalgic gameplay. Their dedication to the genre is further exemplified in titles like Unavowed, which combines urban fantasy with rich character development, setting a new benchmark in narrative-driven adventures.

If you're looking for a truly unique adventure game experience, these are the companies to look for. They have produced some of the most entertaining and well-written games on the market.

What are promising new adventure games?

There are a lot of promising new adventure games being developed these days, and it's hard to know which ones to trust. Thankfully, we've compiled a list of some of the most promising new adventure games on the market, so you can make an informed decision.

Based on our hype-o-meter, we recommend you keep an eye on REVEIL, Open Roads, Alone in the Dark, Simon the Sorcerer: Origins, The Wolf Among Us 2, Bramble: The Mountain King, Futurust, Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars – Reforged, The Heirloom, Trip the Ark Fantastic, we cover them all!

Keep up to date on the latest developments on these upcoming adventure games by checking back daily.

What are popular adventure games right now?

There is no one-size-fits-all answer to this question, as the Adventure Game genre can be incredibly diverse. However, some popular adventure games getting a lot of attention this week on our website include Asleep - Ato 1, Riven, Escape Tales: The Awakening, woolly boy and the circus, Magret & FaceDeBouc ‘The buddy-buddy case’, Colossal Cave, The Curse of Monkey Island, Atomic Escape, Murder on Space Station 52.

What are (point and click) adventure games?

Point and click adventure games are characterized by the player solving puzzles and interacting with characters in order to progress through the story. These games often have a strong focus on narrative, and can be some of the most immersive and engaging stories ever told in gaming.

What is the Adventure Games Database

It's our searchable database of adventure games, both old and new. You can browse by game title, developer, or even genre. There are also helpful tools, like a search bar and filters, to make finding the right adventure game easy. If you’re looking to discovered new titles, or just brush up on your old favourites, the Adventure Games Database is the place to be.

With a database of over 5,000 Adventure Games, you can either search through the database or use our unique Discover feature to find hidden gems you might like.

Use the search box below to consult our extensive database, you'll be able to locate reviews, adventure game companies, game information, full walkthroughs and more on the video games you're looking for.

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