IGN has previewed Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude, the upcoming adventure sequel produced by High Voltage Software.
GameSpot has posted a new preview of High Voltage Software's Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude. There are no real surprises regarding the basic mechanics of the game, which make use of a third-person direct-control interface. There is, however, an encouraging description of a sample puzzle utilizing the game's unique conversation engine:
Cenega Publishing today announced Gooka: The Mystery of Janatris, a game described as a "point and click action/adventure" where players take on the role as Gooka, a respected judge who possess telepathic abilities, allowing him to see into the minds of others.
Razbor has posted a batch of new screenshots from their upcoming point and click, titled Legacy: Dark Shadows. You can find them on Legacy's homepage.
An unconfirmed rumor indicates that The Adventure Company has picked up In Memoriam for publishing in the US. In Memoriam is a pervasive adventure that spans media such as cd-rom, e-mail and the internet. Published in Europe by Ubi Soft, the game puts players on a quest to track a serial killer through myriad puzzles and mini-games.
Adventurecorner has interviewed Jeroen de Cloe and Mikel Fick of Synthetix Interactive, about their upcoming point and click'er Project Joe. Check out the English version here.
Ubisoft today announced that CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Dark Motives is now available in US stores.
As part of the complete re-design and re-launch of ScoobyDoo.com, Warner Bros. Online has released the first chapter of the episodic mystery adventure Scooby-Doo: Horror on the High Seas.
Nucleosys, the Argentina developers behind upcoming mystery adventure Scratches, have updated their website today with new screenshots and music samples, including the game's main theme.
To commemorate their 10th anniversary, UK-based developer Vulcan Software has released updated versions of their Valhalla adventure game series, originally created for the Amiga platform but now on PC. The series consists of three games which were first developed between 1994 and 1996.
The official Uru: Ages Beyond Myst site is now offering the first free expansion pack to adventurers who own a copy of Uru. This pack contains some of the maps previously reserved for Uru's multiplayer project, Uru Live, which was cancelled in part due to lack of player subscription.
Geoffkhan (one half of Herculean Effort Productions, creators of the award winning Apprentice) has released an entry for this month's MAGS competition - Evil Enterprises. You can find its release details here.
Gamespot has just reviewed Syberia II, giving it a score of 7.8/10 and focusing on such aspects as the emotional impact of the story and new characters:
A tech demo for the fan sequel Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis 2 is now available from AmberFish Arts' site.
Got Game Entertainment, publisher of RHEM, has secured the North American and Austrailian publishing rights to Knut Mueller's RHEM 2. Got Game has this to say about the game: