The job of a reality show superhero is a difficult one, but when you accidentally gain real superpowers and lose your identity to your alter ego, how do you adjust to this revelation? In Supreme League of Patriots by No Bull Intentions, the main character Kyle Keever faces this conundrum.…
The subject of mental health is a subject rarely approached in video games, but it is starting to get positive exposure with recent titles such as Zoe Quinn's text adventure Depression Quest. GTLime, a developer from Sweden, have announced Please Knock On My Door for release in 2015. The playable…
Daedalic Entertainment, creators of the Deponia series and Night of the Rabbit, have revealed that one of the games currently in development at their studios in Germany will be arriving on Microsoft's next gen console. Silence - The Whispered World 2 will debut on Xbox One on the same day…
Point and click adventure games have experienced a triumphant return since episodic gaming developers Telltale Games and several crowd funded projects have inspired the public's imagination. This rise in popularity is set to continue with the release of The Book of Unwritten Tales 2, which was partially funded by Kickstarter, and…
After many months of waiting to see who in Fabletown committed the murders that took place in Episode One, the final episode of The Wolf Among Us was released, It was universally praised by both the delight of fans of the original comic book series, and the gaming public as…
The original Ace Attorney trilogy is widely regarded as one of the finest adventure game series on any platform, let alone the Nintendo DS. While an English HD version of the game was released on Apple devices a few years ago, it seemed that the 3DS remake of the trilogy…
Before Daedalic Entertainment brought us the mechanical epic that was the Deponia trilogy and the mystical adventure that was Night of the Rabbit, they began with the tale of a young clown named Sadwick. As you may guess from his name, Sadwick wasn't exactly the most joyful person in existence,…
The original Baulder's Gate was one of Bioware's first steps into the video gaming world, and thanks to Overhaul Games, it is now possible to play the original game with enhanced visuals and remastered gameplay. Originally released in 2012 for Windows, then in 2013 for Mac and iOS, Baulder's Gate…
Many games these days try to be as realistic as they can, which some would say is straying from the roots of video game design. Look back fifteen or so years to the era of 3D platformers and you will find a whole host of lovable characters and thus games.…
Have you ever wanted to go on an adventure through a portal tree into a forest filled with talking animals, escaped from an insane asylum with the help of a stuffed rabbit, or searched to find a way off a planet filled with inventions made entirely out of rubbish? If…
Video games featuring pirates have seen a slight dip in popularity as of late, but this was rectified by the arrival of Edward Kenway in Assassin's Creed 4 - Black Flag. Now that the seas have settled, it is clear to see that a new nautical bandit game is on…
One of the world's most successful science fiction series is the British sensation that is Doctor Who. Featuring a time travelling phone box, a shape shifting man who calls himself The Doctor and several aliens who cannot wait to see him removed from the universe. Back in 2010, to coincide…
Daedalic Entertainment have become a force to be reckoned with when it comes to releasing point and click adventures, and their career is set to continue this autumn with Randal's Monday, a game where the events take place after a night of hardened drinking to celebrate a friend's engagement. What…
Going the dark wilderness is something that we can all relate to, whether it is in the great outdoors or your own home. Game developer Antagonist has decided to create an adventure based on this experience, by revealing Through The Woods on Steam Greenlight. Takling place on an island off…
Pinkerton Road haven't released their first official game yet, but the hype for one of their latest releases is slowly starting to build momentum. In addition to Moebius, which will release next month, there is to be a twentieth anniversary edition of one of the most widely celebrated point and…
Gone Home was one of the most celebrated indie games of last year, giving modern gamers a look back at a simpler time, whilst offering a unique experience that would remain in your mind long after the credits had appeared on the screen. In a surprising development, it has been revealed…
KickStarter has become the ideal place to fund projects that may not have a mainstream audience, and the adventure genre has gone from strength to strength because of it. Following the recent success of Book of Unwritten Tales 2, Philip Bucanan's 39 Days to Mars has reached it's funding goal…
When The Book of Unwritten Tales was released back in 2010, fans of the point and click adventure genre were delighted. The game took everything that made the classic games of it's kind, and combined with them with loveable characters, great graphics and a sense of humour as wide as…