Though the retail version is still lagging behind, the download version of Runaway: A Twist of Fate gets off to an early start this week, as the game is now available at The Adventure Shop.
The latest Mystery Case Files adventure is now available, though it comes with a premium, as the "Collector's Edition" of Dire Grove is now available at Big Fish Games.
All Hallows' Eve may have come and gone uneventfully this year, but the spirit of ghost-hunting lives on (in a fashion) in the newly-released STATIC: Investigator Training.
While adventures on the iPhone and iPod Touch are becoming more common, to date they have largely been ports and updates of existing games. Irish developer Straandlooper Animation plans to blow that notion away (quite messily) next year with its three-part episodic series, Hector: Badge of Carnage.
There's some two-part news today out of Germany, which seems only fitting for a game called Alter Ego. German publisher bitComposer has announced that it will be releasing the latest adventure by Future Games in the first quarter of 2010, on Nintendo Wii as well as PC.
One of the most highly acclaimed DS adventure series is ready to take an all-new platform by storm next year, as Capcom has announced ports of the first three Ace Attorney games, to be released through WiiWare over the first half of 2010.
Last week Big Fish served up a little tease of its upcoming Mystery Case Files adventure, but today offers a much bigger taste, with the first screenshots, a lengthy new trailer, and release details for not one but two versions of Dire Grove.
We’ve known about Coven for quite some time, but could only wonder what it would look like until today. At last, the creators of Rhiannon: Curse of the Four Branches have released the first screenshots and a trailer for their upcoming game.
Fans of solitary, puzzle-centric adventures can finally prepare themselves for a little bit of utopia next year, as a small European studio called Wax Lyrical Games has announced production on its debut title, Wittard: Nemesis of Ragnarok.
It took a little longer than expected, but the third episode of the acclaimed Casebook series has finally arrived, as independent New Zealand developer Areo Games today released Snake in the Grass for online purchase and download.
With so many tantalizing adventures released in Germany these days, the question for English-speaking gamers always becomes: when for us? Today, Mamba Games and dtp have unveiled an all-star lineup of new adventures slated for English release in 2010.
With the release of the sixth Carol Reed mystery approaching fast, MDNA Games has now released a playable demo of Black Circle.
With last year's Return to Ravenhearst, Big Fish Games moved its popular Mystery Case Files hidden object game series noticeably into the more traditional adventure realm. With the latest installment, Dire Grove, the series seems poised to make the next leap, as hinted in the game's teaser released today.
Adventure gamers have run into a Grand Inquisitor before, but unlike the days of Zork, this time players will become one themselves in Nicolas Eymerich, Inquisitor: The Plague, a new Italian adventure now in production.