Gamespot has just reviewed Jack The Ripper, giving it an overall score of 5.2/10:
Games Domain has put up a preview of the upcoming Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude, starring Larry Lovage, Larry Laffer's nephew.
Frogwares annouced today the launch of the official website for Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: The Silver Earring. On the website, you can check out screenshots, read about the story and the characters, or download wallpapers. Also, the developers are promising a demo version of the game soon.
Here's an interest project for you hardcore Sierra fans out there! GBAGI (Game Boy Advance Adventure Game Interpreter) is an emulator that lets you run the old AGI Sierra adventures on your Game Boy Advance. In order to do so, you'll need to purchase a rewriteable cartridge and connection hardware, and write the ROM from your PC onto the cartridge. Also, you'll need to have the GBAGI emulator software.
Avault has published a batch of new screenshots from the upcoming horror-adventure from Saturn+, Midnight Nowhere.
The Adventure Company annouced today the shipping of Jack the Ripper, an adventure game developed by Galilea Productions.
The Adrenaline Vault's Bob Mandel discusses the gradually vanishing boundaries between adventure games and first person shooters in his article, "The Convergence of Adventure and FPS Games":
The Adventure Company has released a new trailer from the upcoming Atlantis: Evolution, showing a minute of new CGI-footage for the upcoming adventure game.
GameBoomers.com is hosting a 3-day chat with Galilea's Philip Gaude, discussing Jack the Ripper, an adventure game due for release January 27th. Check it out!
RPGdot has given Broken Sword: The Sleeping Dragon an overall score of 88% and their RPGDot Gold Award:
Award winning composer Inon Zur has created the original music soundtrack for Microid's upcoming adventure Syberia II. The soundtrack will feature melodic inflections of Eastern Europe mingled with indigenous Eastern tribal music, and cradled in an orchestral foundation.
Legend Entertainment, a credible industry source has stated, has just been shut down by Atari, its parent corporation. No further details are available at this moment, nor is there an official statement. Legend Entertainment was originally an adventure game developer, known for such titles as The Blackstone Chronicles and Callahan's Crosstime Saloon. Sensing the imminent but gradual wane of the adventure genre, they switched to the 3D engine and the newly unfolding action/adventure genre and churned out acclaimed titles such as Wheel of Time and Unreal II: The Awakening.
The Adventure Company has released five new screenshots from Mysterious Journey II: Chameleon. The game has been available on the American market since November last year, but has now also been released on the European market, where it's titled Schizm II: Chameleon.
VU Games has announced its updated European release schedule for two upcoming adventure titles:
SamAndMax.net has obtained a gorgeous piece of new concept art from the upcoming Sam & Max: Freelance Police. It is not an in-game shot per se, but gives us a good idea at how the office of the heroic duo will appear in the finished product. The brand new art celebrates the site's reopening after being down since the fabled server crash of last summer. Welcome back, guys!