These two puzzle-platformers emulate the popular Portal formula with their own clever ideas, if not quite the story depth or polish.
The tension heats up as the weather cools down, though the season concludes with a tepid finale with a dramatic final choice.
Gamescom 2014 round-up - Part 1 preview
As always, the gamescom in Germany was packed with adventures, and we were on hand to wander through them all.
It's the rich settings and gameplay that add most of the colour in these largely black-and-white puzzle-platformers.
War may be hell, but this unique WWI-themed side-scrolling adventure brings out the best of its dramatic potential.
There's a wealth of creative gaming goodness squeezed into each pixel of these lo-tech puzzle-platformers.
With Frogwares' seventh Sherlock adventure just around the corner, we interrogated the game's Associate Producer for details.
Second season concludes with staggered cross-platform release beginning August 26th.
Platform(s): PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Eight different cases with increased player freedom in the latest adventure from Frogwares
Platform(s): iPad, iPhone/iPod Touch, PC, PlayStation 3, Playstation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox OneSet in WW1, Valiant Heart tells the story of five characters whose destinies are linked.
Platform(s): PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360A supernatural mystery thriller from Square Enix.