Interactive Novels: The Maker’s Eden, 80 Days

Light on gameplay, heavy on reading, adventures like these are turning the page to a newer breed of visual fiction.

PC Mac Linux iPhone iPad Sep 17, 2014

The Walking Dead: Season Two - Episode 5: No Going Back review

The tension heats up as the weather cools down, though the season concludes with a tepid finale with a dramatic final choice.

PC Mac iPhone iPad Android PS3 Xbox 360 Sep 15, 2014

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.

PS4 PC Mac Linux PS3 Xbox 360 Sep 12, 2014

Adrian Chmielarz - The Vanishing of Ethan Carter interview

With this promising paranormal mystery nearly ready to appear, we caught up with the game's designer to learn more.

PC Sep 10, 2014

The Journey Down: Chapter Two review

Though the comedy is dialed down, the middle installment of this enjoyable African-themed adventure picks up right where the last one left off.

PC Mac Linux iPhone iPad Sep 8, 2014

Puzzling (mis)adventures: Volume 10: Monochroma, The Bridge

It's the rich settings and gameplay that add most of the colour in these largely black-and-white puzzle-platformers.

PC Mac Linux Xbox 360 Sep 5, 2014

SOMA preview

The newest thriller from Frictional Games made a splash at gamescom, plumbing the depths of both the ocean and human consciousness.

PS4 PC Sep 3, 2014

 

Latest Videos

Enola launch trailer

trailer
PC
Sep 19, 2014

Doorways: The Underworld launch trailer

trailer
Oculus Rift PC Mac Linux
Sep 17, 2014

 

Latest Screenshots

Wander
31 screenshots

Golden Wake, A
19 screenshots

 

Hype-o-Meter™

1

Dreamfall Chapters

Dreamfall sequel now in development at Ragnar Tørnquist's independent studio.
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2

King’s Quest (2015)

A reimagined update of Sierra's venerable classic.

3

Silence: The Whispered World 2

4

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2

5

Obduction

6

Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments

Eight different cases with increased player freedom in the latest adventure from Frogwares

7

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

8

Syberia III

A new Kate Walker adventure by Benoît Sokal and Microïds.

9

Samorost 3

10

Armikrog

A spiritual claymation successor to The Neverhood.
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?
12 Sep
J.U.L.I.A. lands Among the Stars

Reimagined updated of unique 2012 sc-fi puzzler now available on Steam.

11 Sep
New trailer leaves A Golden Wake

Roaring twenties adventure coming October 9th; Wadjet Eye pre-orders available now.

11 Sep
Visually impaired begin quest for Grail to the Thief

Text adventure with full voiceovers and choice-based selections now available for PC, Mac, and Linux

 


Recent New Releases
September 18 2014 Digital

Enola

Platform(s): PC

September 17 2014 Digital

Doorways: The Underworld

Platform(s): Mac, PC, Linux

September 12 2014 Worldwide

J.U.L.I.A. Among the Stars

Platform(s): Mac, PC, Linux


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