Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter review

The famed detective's five stunning new cases are worth investigating, but an abundance of QTEs may breed some discontent.

Xbox OnePS4PC Feb 20, 2017

Thimbleweed Park hands-on preview

We found abundant recreation in our lengthy first-hand look at Gilbert and Winnick's highly-anticipated adventure.

Chris Bischoff - BEAUTIFUL DESOLATION interview

The South African co-creator of STASIS talks sci-fi, horror, and The Brotherhood's new game in its home stretch on Kickstarter.

PCMacLinux Feb 15, 2017

2016 Aggie Award Nominees

Awards season is upon us once again, as we narrow last year's field to a list of final adventure game contenders.

All Feb 10, 2017

The Lion’s Song

The second of four episodes is rich in style but paints itself into a corner with thin character stereotypes to explore.

PC Feb 8, 2017

Root Letter review

The Sony exclusive visual novel-adventure has a compelling mystery premise but can't quite deliver on its narrative potential.

PS VitaPS4 Feb 6, 2017

Quern: Undying Thoughts review

While breaking no new ground, the Myst legacy lives on in this highly polished, puzzle-packed indie adventure.

PCMacLinux Feb 3, 2017


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Thimbleweed Park

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



A post-apocalyptic adventure from the creators of STASIS.


Syberia 3

A new Kate Walker adventure by Benoît Sokal and Microïds.


State of Mind


Detroit: Become Human

A new game from the developers of Heavy Rain.



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



A haunting new horror from the creator of Scratches.


The Pillars of the Earth (Ken Follett’s)

A Daedalic adventure based on Ken Follett's Kingsbridge novel of the same name.


Blackwood Crossing


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Latest Adventure News
21 Feb
Psychonauts reappear in The Rhombus of Ruin

PlayStation VR exclusive from Double Fine available now for download.

21 Feb
Night in the Woods sees light of day

Anthropomorphic animal adventure available now for download on Win/Mac/Linux and PS4.

21 Feb
First trailer, screenshots bang the drums for Sumatra

Commercial remake of jungle-themed indie adventure coming to PC later this year.

20 Feb
My Memory of Us coming into focus for 2018 release

Futuristic story of childhood friendship based on WWII occupation of Poland.

19 Feb
Distraint 2 to be turned loose this October

Side-scrolling indie horror sequel underway for Halloween release on PC.

19 Feb
Reality Incognita exposed on Indiegogo

Playable alpha demo available for indie sci-fi point-and-click adventure due next year.


Recent New Releases
February 21 2017 Digital

Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin

Platform(s): PlayStation VR

February 21 2017 Digital

Night in the Woods

Platform(s): Mac, PC, PlayStation 4, Linux

February 15 2017 Digital

Bear With Me: Episode Two

Platform(s): Mac, PC, Linux

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