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Thimbleweed Park hands-on preview

We found abundant recreation in our lengthy first-hand look at Gilbert and Winnick's highly-anticipated adventure.

The Wardrobe hands-on preview

The supernatural comedy opens later this month, but our plum first-hand look offers a sneak peek at what's in store.

PCMacLinux Feb 1, 2017

Maize review

Beneath its absurdist comedy flavouring is a surprisingly traditional adventure with plenty of surreal twists and turns.

PC Jan 16, 2017

The Walking Dead: A New Frontier - Episodes One/Two: Ties That Bind

The new season kicks off with a two-part debut that's slicker than ever, though it ventures largely through very familiar territory.

Footprints Games - Detective Gallo interview

For news of their comic-noir mystery, we went straight to the top of the pecking order for a chat with brothers Francesco and Maurizio De Angelis.

PC Nov 11, 2016

The Guest review

This twisted hotel puzzler provides plenty of challenge, but doesn’t have nearly enough room for a fully-rounded adventure.

Oculus RiftPCMac Oct 31, 2016

ABZÛ

Though light in actual gameplay, there’s nothing shallow about this breathtaking underwater excursion.

PS4PC Aug 19, 2016

The Preposterous Awesomeness of Everything review

This uniquely indie adventure strips away all pretense of professional presentation to deliver an absurd bit of social satire.

PC Jun 22, 2016

Soul Axiom review

The genre-defying spirtual successor to Master Reboot is bigger and bolder but loses its way in an overly-ambitious transfer.

Xbox OnePS4PCWiiU Jun 6, 2016

Distraint review

This short but impressively atmospheric side-scrolling adventure is light on gameplay, but dark in all the right places.

PCAndroid May 2, 2016

Pulse

This stylish exploration of blindness has a unique artistic vision but stumbles through an incoherent story and insubstantial gameplay.

PCMacLinux Mar 23, 2016

Masochisia

This raw, dark and disturbing story-driven experience cuts to the bone of child abuse and mental illness.

PCMacLinux Feb 3, 2016

Albino Lullaby: Episode 1

This horror series debut has grand ambitions, but its flawed survival-based gameplay may not fully resonate with adventure gamers.

PC Dec 18, 2015

Dropsy review

There’s nothing else like it, but excessive bloating makes it hard to love this feel-good clown adventure unconditionally.

PCMacLinux Nov 16, 2015

Corey Cole - Hero-U: Rogue to Redemption interview

With Hero-U back for a little Kickstarter redemption of its own, we grilled its acclaimed headmaster about the game's turbulent development.

PCMacLinux Jun 5, 2015

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