Following Freeware - March 2016 releases

Feast your eyes as we do a flyby of another full month's worth of top indie freeware adventures.

PC Mac Linux Freeware Apr 29, 2016

A Short Tale review

Although story and characters are given short-shrift, this escape-the-room adventure toys with charming puzzles and nostalgia-inducing fun.

PC Mac iPhone iPad Android Apr 27, 2016

The Last Door: Season Two review

The four-part horror sequel is a welcome re-entry into Victorian era London filled with Lovecraftian-style chills and improved gameplay variety.

PC Mac Linux Apr 25, 2016

25 Years with Charles Cecil - Part 2 (1997-2015) interview

You just can't fit a 25-year retrospective into one article, so our mega-interview with Revolution's legendary co-founder concludes today.

All Apr 23, 2016

25 Years with Charles Cecil - Part 1 (1990-1996) interview

With Revolution celebrating its silver anniversary, we sat down with the acclaimed designer to discuss the studio's enduring legacy.

All Apr 22, 2016

Fragments of Him preview

An extensive GDC demo provided the first substantial piece of this narrative exploration of love and loss.

Xbox One PC Apr 20, 2016

Undercover Missions: Operation Kursk K-141 review

Based on a real-world Russian submarine disaster, this fictionalized adventure is sunk by numerous faulty design issues.

PC Apr 18, 2016

 

Latest Videos

Little Johnny’s Revenge - Kickstarter trailer

trailer
PC Mac Linux iPhone iPad Android
Apr 27, 2016

 

Latest Screenshots

Yesterday Origins
5 screenshots

Kathy Rain
8 screenshots

Fragments of Him
6 screenshots

 

Hype-o-Meter™

1

Thimbleweed Park

An all-new old-school adventure by the creators of Maniac Mansion.

2

Silence: The Whispered World 2

Daedalic returns to the fantasy world introduced in 2010.

3

Obduction

A new adventure from the creators of Myst.

4

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter

The eight installment starring the Great Detective from Frogwares.

5

Unavowed

A dark urban fantasy by Dave Gilbert, creator of the Blackwell series.

6

The Last Crown: Blackenrock

The middle installment of Jonathan Boakes's ghost-hunting trilogy.

7

Syberia III

A new Kate Walker adventure by Benoît Sokal and Microïds.

8

Finding Paradise

A sequel to Freebird Games' indie hit To the Moon.

9

Detroit

A new game from the developers of Heavy Rain.

10

The Devil’s Men

A 19th century steampunk adventure from Daedalic Entertainment.
Based on reader feedback and the staff's assessment of preview material and press demos. Hover titles for details.

 

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What's New?
29 Apr
Screenshots, release date reveal future of Yesterday Origins

Pendulo Studio's part-prequel/part sequel due for launch on September 29th.

28 Apr
Kathy Rain leaks demo a week before release

Windows/Mac downloads available now on Steam; coming soon to GOG.

28 Apr
Dog Mendonça & Pizza Boy heat up again on iOS

Graphic novel adaptation now available for download on the App Store.

27 Apr
Little Johnny’s Revenge served up on Kickstarter

Playable demo available for cartoon-styled point-and-click adventure.

26 Apr
King’s Quest reaches new heights with Chapter 3 launch

Series reboot passes halfway point with downloadable release of "Once Upon a Climb".

25 Apr
Upgraded PC port arrives late to Corpse Party

Japanese genre-blending horror enhanced with four bonus chapters and other new content.

 


Recent New Releases
April 26 2016 Digital

The Walking Dead: Michonne: Episode Three - What We Deserve

Platform(s): Android, iPad, iPhone/iPod Touch, Mac, PC, PlayStation 3, Playstation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One

April 26 2016 Digital

King’s Quest: Chapter 3 - Once Upon a Climb

Platform(s): PC, PlayStation 3, Playstation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One

April 25 2016 Digital

Lifestream (Interactive Fiction remake)

Platform(s): Android, iPad, iPhone/iPod Touch, PC


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