Gamescom 2016 round-up: Part 2

Crossing through the brutal crowds, we parked ourselves in gamescom's adventure area to preview still more promising games.

All Sep 26, 2016

Tobias Weber - Late Shift interview

Swiss studio CtrlMovie is working overtime to bring its seamless interactive thriller to new platforms.

iPhone iPad Sep 23, 2016

The Descendant

The middle installment unearths some intriguing new details and retroactively upgrades its predecessors in key areas.

PC Sep 21, 2016

The Orgastic 4 preview

Bad Brain is back, and may just have a good idea with this R-rated cartoon adventure that was shown to us at gamescom.

PC Sep 19, 2016

Gamescom 2016 round-up - 1C Company

There was barely enough time for the Russian publisher to walk us through their extensive adventure(ish) lineup in Cologne.

All Sep 16, 2016

Video interview: Splendy Games (The Bunker) interview

What better way to interview the creators of the upcoming FMV thriller than to catch them on camera at gamescom?

Xbox One PS4 PC Mac Sep 14, 2016

N.E.R.O. (Nothing Ever Remains Obscure) review

This surreal 3D adventure is beautful to explore but barely illuminates either its nighttime setting or abstract story.

Xbox One PS4 PC Sep 12, 2016

 

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Hype-o-Meter™

1

Thimbleweed Park

An all-new old-school adventure by the creators of Maniac Mansion.

2

Silence

Loose sequel to Daedalic's The Whispered World.

3

Beautiful Desolation

A new adventure from the creators of STASIS.

4

Syberia 3

A new Kate Walker adventure by Benoît Sokal and Microïds.

5

State of Mind

6

Detroit: Become Human

A new game from the developers of Heavy Rain.

7

Yesterday Origins

8

RiME

9

Unavowed

A dark urban fantasy by Dave Gilbert, creator of the Blackwell series.

10

The Inner World: The Last Wind Monk

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?
26 Sep
Code 7 transmitting from Kickstarter

Playable prologue available for fully-voiced, hacking-themed episodic text adventure.

26 Sep
Relax, there’s a demo for A Little Less Desperation

Downloadable sampler shows off opening scenes of cartoon sci-fi adventure.

25 Sep
First details spotted for No70: Eye of Basir

Haunting 3D horror adventure coming to Windows and Mac in February 2017.

24 Sep
Sally Face expresses a need on Indiegogo

Episodic series' first installment free during duration of crowdfunding campaign.

24 Sep
Milkmaid of the Milky Way squeezes out new trailer

Indie sci-fi adventure lands on Steam Greenlight during final push toward late 2016 release.

23 Sep
Pavilion: Chapter 1 open to visitors

First of two-part "fourth-person puzzler" available now for PC download.

 


Recent New Releases
September 23 2016 Digital

Pavilion: Chapter 1

Platform(s): Android, iPad, iPhone, Mac, PC, PlayStation 4, Vita, Linux

September 22 2016 Digital

The Uncertain: Episode 1 - The Last Quiet Day

Platform(s): Android, iPad, iPhone, PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

September 22 2016 Digital

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