Forgotten Anne is a stunning game set in a world that will remind you of the Studio Ghibli studio because of their hand-drawn characters and environments. The art direction is mainly down to the fact it looks like it would be from the same expert animator Hayao Miyazaki, who brought…
Adventure games have been a hot item in the industry lately, and has invited many licensed franchises into trying their hand at game development. Most recently comes the announcement of Planet of The Apes: Last Frontier. Last Frontier takes place between Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and the…
The point and click adventure has seen many changes since it began in the early 1980’s with games such as The Secret of Monkey Island leading the charge. Originally developed during a games jam in 2014, The Darkside Detective by newly established Irish developers Spooky Doorway is the latest adventure…
One of the benefits of living in an age where games don't need a physical release, is that it is easier for developers to release their games in more countries without investing large amounts of money.  Originally released for the PlayStation back in the 90s, The Silver Case is a…
The third entry in the highly popular Longest Journey franchise was originally released back in an episodic format back in 2014, after it was funded through the help of a lucrative KickStarter campaign. Once the game was completed in June 2016, Red Thread Games decided to place their focus on…
Every now and then we have moments in a game series that take our breath away, 20 years ago, it was taking that first step onto Hyrule Field in Ocarina of Time and seeing a vast world open up before us, seeing Death Mountain in the distance and knowing that…
With the holiday period coming up, and consumers being washed away in a sea of Pokémon titles and Final Fantasy sequels, it is very easy for us to forget about the large selection of innovative indie titles that come out all year round. Which is why it is important that…
When a mysterious darkness is released from a forbidden book inside the library that he has inherited in unknown circumstances, a young man named Alfred Walsh must venture into the stories that have become affected by it's power, assisted by none other than the sorcerer Merlin from the legends of…
In the last few years, the point and click adventure genre has returned in full force, with titles such as the Deponia tetralogy, The Book of Unwritten Tales and The Blackwell Legacy winning both public and critical acclaim. Currently in development by the newly established team at Pewter Games, The…
Portal has inspired a lot of similar games over the last decade or so that have tried to emulate and improve the formula, but none have really managed it except for the sequel, Portal 2. The Turing Test from Bulkhead Interactive is another title that’s even more similar than most.…
The desire to find something new is one of the reasons why the adventure genre for video games has constantly evolved since the days of the first text adventures released on computers like the BBC Micro. After the phenomenal successes of adventures such as Rise of the Tomb Raider, Life…
Three years ago, a prototype game known as Stikbold was developed during the Nordic Game Jam. The development team known as Game Swing was praised for their creation, so they decided to develop a full game based on their original idea. Stikbold! A Dodgeball Adventure originally saw a release on…
This review of Adam’s Venture Origins contains minor spoilers for how to complete certain puzzles within the narrative as part of the critical analysis. From 2009 to 2012, a small studio named Vertigo Games released Adam’s Venture, a three part puzzle-adventure game that focused on the story of a spunky…
After two adventures in the rebooted King's Quest series, The Odd Gentlemen have decided to revisit one of his greatest moments for the third episode of the series. Some time has passed since the events of Rubble Without A Cause, and Graham is feeling a sense of loneliness. One evening, the Magic Mirror…
If you are in the mood for an adventure story that is filled with puzzles, excitement and secrets from the past, then the remake of the Adam's Venture series that has been released today could be just what you are looking for. Adam's Venture Origins, which includes all three chapters…
A few weeks back, we reported that a remake of the Adam's Venture trilogy would be coming to PS4, Xbox One and PC later this year thanks to the efforts of the original developers. Like the awakening of an ancient treasure, it has now been now revealed that Adam's Venture Origins…
After a few months away, The Odd Gentlemen have invited us to return to Daventry once again. With the strong start offered by A Knight to Remember, we are offered to join Graham in another tale of his past adventures, affectionately named Rubble Without A Cause. The second episode takes…
Earlier today, Vertigo Games released the first gameplay trailer of Adam Venture Origins, a remake of the three episode series originally designed in the Unreal Engine. The first episode of the original Adam's Venture was released in 2009, with two sequels and a collection following in the next three years. Set in…
The Walking Dead: Michonne is the first official miniseries to be unveiled by Telltale Games, containing only three episodes instead of the five or more instalments provided in the larger seasons. They have also drawn attention away from Clementine for the first time since the series began, and are now…
After a few months away, The Odd Gentlemen have invited us to return to Daventry once again. With the strong start offered by A Knight to Remember, we are offered to join Graham in another tale of his past adventures, affectionately named Rubble Without A Cause. The second episode takes…
Pulse puts you in the shoes of a young girl named Eva, who has betrayed her parents' wishes and decided to take a pilgrimage through some dangerous land. The nice little twist in this story is that Eva is blind, meaning she doesn't see the world as it is but…