Duke Grabowski: Mighty Swashbuckler!

There's plenty to love in the easy but charming debut installment of Tiller and co.'s latest Azurbbean pirate adventure.

PCMac Oct 24, 2016

Gamescom 2016 round-up: Daedalic Entertainment preview

Ending our silence on Daedalic's next four upcoming games should put anyone in an adventuring state of mind.

All Oct 21, 2016

The Secret Monster Society: Episode 1 - Monsters, Fires and Forbidden Forests

This charming but slight cartoon series debut gets off to a sleepy start that will leave you dreaming of something more.

PCMac Oct 19, 2016

Melanie Taylor - Orwell interview

Eavesdrop on our interview with Osmotic Studio's Art Director as we discuss the upcoming privacy invasion thriller.

PC Oct 17, 2016

King’s Quest

Family tensions flare as the temperature drops in the penultimate episode's gauntlet of sub-zero puzzle challenges.

Pewter Game Studios - The Little Acre interview

A gamescom demo plus a chat with Charles Cecil and the creators of the upcoming fantasy adventure covered a lot of ground.

Xbox OnePS4PCMacLinux Oct 12, 2016

Pan-Pan review

This story-lite isometric indie adventure cooks up a tasty dish of exploration and puzzle-solving in a charming alien world.

PCMac Oct 10, 2016


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Thimbleweed Park

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



Loose sequel to Daedalic's The Whispered World.


Beautiful Desolation

A new adventure from the creators of STASIS.


Syberia 3

A new Kate Walker adventure by Benoît Sokal and Microïds.


State of Mind


Detroit: Become Human

A new game from the developers of Heavy Rain.


Yesterday Origins





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


The Inner World: The Last Wind Monk

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What's New?
25 Oct
The Filmmaker gets second screening with text remake

Chris Brendel's third reimagined IF adventure on Steam Greenlight and due next month.

25 Oct
Dark Train arrvies under Steam locomotion

Surreal sci-fi adventure made of paper now available for Windows and Mac.

24 Oct
Indie horror 96 Mill explodes onto PC

Slideshow-style adventure set in haunting derelict textile factory now available for download.

24 Oct
New trailer ordered up for Batman’s latest Telltale episode

Episode Three: New World Order set to launch across multiple platforms October 25th.

23 Oct
New trailer emerges from Hiveswap

Episodic series based on Homestuck web cartoon to launch in January 2017.

22 Oct
Trackless seeking its way through Fig crowdfunding

Indie sci-fi adventure promises "atmospheric first-person exploration and puzzle game."


Recent New Releases
October 25 2016 Digital

King’s Quest: Chapter 5 - The Good Knight

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

October 25 2016 Digital

Dark Train

Platform(s): Mac, PC, Linux

October 25 2016 Digital

The Beard in the Mirror

Platform(s): PC

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