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Latest reviews for adventure games

Later Alligator

review Later Alligator

It's not very long, but this hilarious reptile romp has enough memorable characters and bite-sized minigames to sink your teeth into and still have enough left over for later.

Heal

review Heal

Though it suffers somewhat from extreme narrative ambiguity, this side-scrolling puzzler is a thoughtful and entertaining exploration of old age and memory loss.

The Longing

preview The Longing

Its beauty and unexpected relevance may just have you yearning to check out this subterranean shelter-in-place adventure spanning 400 real-time days.

Five Top Upcoming Adventure Games of August 2020

video preview Five Top Upcoming Adventure Games of August 2020

Tamiil's latest trailer compilation tells you why there's so much to look forward to from the adventure game scene in the month ahead.

Röki

review Röki

This beautifully designed and consistently entertaining fantasy adventure tells a very poignant human story deeply rooted in Scandinavian folklore.

Willy Morgan and the Curse of Bone Town hands-on

preview Willy Morgan and the Curse of Bone Town hands-on

An early look at this upcoming classic-styled pirate-themed adventure suggests there may just be treasure ahead for point-and-click fans.

Falcon City

review Falcon City

Player choice is a key part of this entertaining mystery populated by anthropomorphic animals, though its voice acting and polish issues prevent it from reaching its highest potential.

The Hand of Glory – Part One

preview The Hand of Glory – Part One

A Broken Sword-style mystery with comedic touches seems to be within reach at the halfway mark of this two-part, single-purchase point-and-click adventure.

The House of Da Vinci 2

review The House of Da Vinci 2

Though falling short of a masterpiece, the sequel to Blue Brain's 2017 historical adventure offers multiple good times for puzzle lovers.

Paper Beast

review Paper Beast

Eric Chahi's unique alien world VR adventure unfolds with no story but is littered with memorable moments and wrapped up in plenty of inspired creativity.

The Almost Gone

review The Almost Gone

This stylish isometric adventure may be over all too soon, but fans of emotional narratives and clever puzzling should find it a keeper.

New and upcoming adventure games

EBE to spring to life in 2021 - Game Announcement

EBE to spring to life in 2021

Side-scrolling adventure starring extraterrestrial biological entity unveiled for Windows and Mac.

Death of Rose set to bloom later this year - Game Announcement

Death of Rose set to bloom later this year

Debut installment of new horror adventure series coming to PC later this year.

Hotel Sowls now open on Windows, Mac and Switch - Game Announcement

Hotel Sowls now open on Windows, Mac and Switch

Dreamlike pointillist mystery available available now for download on Steam and the Nintendo eShop.

Leisure Suit Larry coming back again in Wet Dreams Dry Twice - Game Announcement

Leisure Suit Larry coming back again in Wet Dreams Dry Twice

Sequel to CrazyBunch reboot of Sierra classic series to launch October 15th for Windows and Mac.

Sol 705 launched on Steam for Windows and Mac - Game Announcement

Sol 705 launched on Steam for Windows and Mac

Demo available for comic point-and-click sci-fi adventure on PC, iOS and Android devices.

Kickstarter brewed up for Nelson and the Magic Cauldron 2 - Game Announcement

Kickstarter brewed up for Nelson and the Magic Cauldron 2

Sequel to 2018 point-and-click fantasy adventure coming to Windows and Mac in April 2022.

An Interesting Journey of Monsieur PAF begins on Steam - Game Announcement

An Interesting Journey of Monsieur PAF begins on Steam

Demo for isometric puzzler available to download for Windows, Mac and Linux.

Forever Ago only a year away - Game Announcement

Forever Ago only a year away

First details unveiled for narrative-driven road trip adventure coming to Windows PC.

Marcella Moon rushing towards Saboteurs on the River - Game Announcement

Marcella Moon rushing towards Saboteurs on the River

Second installment in new Nancy Drew-style detective series coming to PC on September 15th.

Demo spills out of Stellar Mess - Game Announcement

Demo spills out of Stellar Mess

First details unveiled for SCUMM-styled sci-fi adventure coming to Windows PC.

Dexter Stardust preparing to settle sometime in 2020 - Game Announcement

Dexter Stardust preparing to settle sometime in 2020

Free bonus episode available now for upcoming 'Futurama-esque' point-and-click adventure.

Dark Room opened on Steam - Game Announcement

Dark Room opened on Steam

First-person point-and-click horror adventure trilogy debuts on Windows PC.


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 Tell Me Why: Chapter One, Dustborn, Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One, and Amnesia: Rebirth).

Popular Adventure Games

Hype-o-Meter™

Tell Me Why: Chapter One

1

Tell Me Why: Chapter One

A three-part mystery drama exploring the traumatic memories of twins from the creators of Life Is Strange.
Dustborn

2

Dustborn

Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One

3

Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One

A prequel in Frogwares' long-running series starring a young Sherlock Holmes solving his mother's murder.
Amnesia: Rebirth

4

Amnesia: Rebirth

A new horror adventure by Frictional Games set in the universe of The Dark Descent.
Firmament

5

Firmament

A new steampunk adventure from the creators of Myst and Obduction.
Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Dry Twice

6

Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Dry Twice

Sequel to the 2018 reboot of the classic Sierra series set in modern day.
The Medium

7

The Medium

New thriller from the creators of >observer_ and Blair Witch featuring simultaneous split-screen realities.
Twin Mirror

8

Twin Mirror

A three-part story-driven mystery from the creators of Life Is Strange.
Asylum

9

Asylum

A haunting new horror from the creator of Scratches.
The Dark Pictures Anthology: Little Hope

10

The Dark Pictures Anthology: Little Hope

The second standalone installment in Supermassive's choice-driven horror series.
Based on reader feedback and the staff's assessment of preview material and press demos. Hover titles for details.

What are (point and click) adventure games?

Adventure games are all about stories, exploring worlds and solving puzzles. Adventure games focus on puzzle solving within a narrative framework, generally with few or no action elements. Other popular names for this genre are “graphic adventure” or “point and click adventure”, but these represent only part of a much broader, diverse range of games.

Adventure Gamers is the #1 source for comprehensive coverage of the Adventure Game genre, our Adventure Games database has details of over 5000 Adventure Games! Use the Discover feature, to search through our database to uncover hidden gems that match exactly your preferences, or directly search the database based on specified keywords.

We provide the latest Adventure Game reviews, an overview of the very best Adventure Games to date, more then 10 years coverage of our yearly re-occuring Adventure Game Awards (Aggie Awards), as well as covering new Adventure Games as they are announced. Looking for the very best all-time adventure games? Be sure to checkout our Top 100 All-Time Adventure Games list!

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Review of Devotion

Rating - 35

Rating by SamuelGordon (Aug 13, 2019)



Discussions on the forums

Controversial adventure game preferences and opinions?

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Daedalic game bundle, reviews

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What game are you playing right now?

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The adventure game discount thread

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Beautiful Desolation

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Quiz: Kiss Me Deadly

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List of lesser-known adventure games you may have not have come across yet

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Adventure Games Database

Browse the largest Point and Click Adventure Games database, on Adventure Gamers. Filled with all Adventure Games of popular

companies

like

LucasArts

,

Sierra On-line

,

Infocom

,

Daedalic Entertainment

,

Revolution

,

Telltale

,

DONTNOD

and many other companies.

You'll find the Best Adventure Games, as well as exciting

new Adventure Games

like

Tell Me Why: Chapter One

,

Dustborn

,

Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One

,

Amnesia: Rebirth

,

Firmament

,

Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Dry Twice

,

The Medium

,

Twin Mirror

,

Asylum

,

The Dark Pictures Anthology: Little Hope

, and many more.

If you're looking for

popular adventure games

right now, be sure to check out

Röki

,

The Longing

,

Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Don’t Dry

,

Willy Morgan and the Curse of Bone Town

,

Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Dry Twice

,

Heal

,

Creaks

,

Sol 705

,

The House of Da Vinci 2

which are trending this week.

We'll always report on the latest Adventure Game details, provide you with in depth reviews, previews and interview. Click on any adventure game to see related screenshots, trailers or to consult our walkthroughs.



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