Adventure

Adventure games are video games in which the player assumes the role of a protagonist in an interactive story which is driven by exploration and puzzle-solving. The genre has a huge focus on story, which allows it to draw heavily from other narritive based media including litrature and film. As a result, Adventure games encompass a wide varity of literary genres. Most adventure games are designed for a single player, and can either be text based or graphic based. Some well known Adventure games are The Secret of Monkey IslandKing’s Quest, Zork, and Myst.

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Ittle Dew 2+ (Switch) Review - Like Zelda, but Funnier

Ittle Dew 2+ (Switch) Review – Like Zelda, but Funnier

Ittle Dew 2+ is a top-down Zelda-like starring Ittle, a feisty girl out for adventure, and her flying animal pal Tippsie, who really likes to binge drink "potions." Instead of being...
RiME (Switch) Review - This is One Port your Boat Should Avoid 3

RiME (Switch) Review – This is One Port your Boat Should Avoid

RiME is the touching tale of a boy that wakes up on a beach with no clear recognition of how he got there. He sets off on a journey that has...
Hidden Agenda (PlayStation 4): The Police Procedural Team 1

Hidden Agenda (PlayStation 4): The Police Procedural Team

Supermassive Games hit a brilliant note with 2015's Until Dawn, and continued with Until Dawn: Rush of Blood. Now that streak continues with Hidden Agenda. Combining modern technology and an interesting...
Tiny Barbarian DX (Switch) Review - Action platformer of the year? 3

Tiny Barbarian DX (Switch) Review – Action platformer of the year?

On first glance, Tiny Barbarian DX appears like your typical indie action platformer with pixel art and chiptune music, only with a $30 USD price tag. Looks can be deceiving however,...
Yono and the Celestial Elephants (Switch) Review: Pretty Pachyderm Packs Palty 5

Yono and the Celestial Elephants (Switch) Review: Pretty Pachyderm Packs Palty

In the world of Yono and the Celestial Elephants, people believe that elephants are sent to prevent chaos and are a sign of good things to come. Basically, elephants are viewed...
Last Day of June (PC) Review: Hollow Eyes, Hollow Lives 7

Last Day of June (PC) Review: Hollow Eyes, Hollow Lives

It being Autumn, the spookiest of all the seasons, my fiancé and I recently had a conversation about our opinions on clowns, ghosts, and the various spooky trappings of the season....
Sunless Skies Preview - The Endless Black Nothing

Sunless Skies Preview – The Endless Black Nothing

Sunless Seas was an innovative adventure game from an indie developer that had been on my radar for years. Fallen London (Previously Echo Bazaar) and the follow-up nautical exploration made waves...
Pillars of the Earth (PlayStation 4) Review - DIY Cathedral 6

Pillars of the Earth (PlayStation 4) Review – DIY Cathedral

Point-and-click adventure games were—for a few years anyway—thought to be products of a bygone era. In an age of online shooters, MMOs, open-world RPGs, and a million and one retro-indie games,...
The Lion's Song (PC) Review - Complex Simplicity 1

The Lion’s Song (PC) Review – Complex Simplicity

I do, at times, think of myself as the pretentious artsy sort of person. It’s an unpopular thing to be in most circles, so I try not to go overboard with...
Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (PS4) Review: Fear Through the Eyes of Madness 1

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (PS4) Review: Fear Through the Eyes of Madness

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice is probably the most difficult game I’ve ever played, not because of punishing combat or obtuse puzzles, but because of its harrowing portrayal of its main character’s psychosis....
Tacoma (Xbox One) Review - Diversity in Space 1

Tacoma (Xbox One) Review – Diversity in Space

The creators of Gone Home are back with a narrative driven, futuristic space story, which retells the events around the fate of a crew of astronauts aboard the Tacoma space station....
Alwa's Awakening (PC) Review: Charming Lands Marred By Unwieldly Mechanics 1

Alwa’s Awakening (PC) Review: Charming Lands Marred By Unwieldly Mechanics

Alwa's Awakening is a charming NES-style adventure, one that will relax players for many hours with its platforming magic powers and pretty pixelated countryside. At least, until its difficulty ramps up,...