Inspiration: Literature

Group Description

This group contains games based on previously published works of literature and characters from those works. This can include novels, short stories, or any other form of written fiction, published in books, plays, magazines, in e-books or even online as text.

Limitations
  • If the game directly references content or design from another adaptation of a literary work (such as a movie), it is no longer considered to be based solely on the original work and is instead based on the new derivative work.

  • Works of literature which are based on an already existing game are not eligible for this group. In those cases the literature is inspired by the game, not the other way around.

  • Legendary characters such as Zeus, King Arthur or Robin Hood are based on a loose series of tales and mythology. For that reason, different materials have sprung up with completely different retellings and the characters themselves do not really apply to any particular piece of literature. These can only be included in this group if the game references a specific book, author, or story.

  • Games which merely recreate the atmosphere of a certain author or set of stories are not to be included in this group.
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Game Titlesorted in descending orderYearPlatformPublisherUser Score
American McGee's Grimm: A Christmas Carol2008WindowsGameTap LLC...
American McGee's Grimm: The Pied Piper2008WindowsGameTap LLC...
American McGee's Grimm: Iron John2008WindowsGameTap LLC...
American McGee's Grimm: The Golden Goose2008WindowsGameTap LLC...
American McGee's Grimm: Cinderella2008WindowsGameTap LLC...
American McGee's Grimm: The Singing Bone2008WindowsGameTap LLC...
American McGee's Grimm: The Master Thief2008WindowsGameTap LLC...
The Count of Monte Cristo2008Macintosh, WindowsFindHiddenObjects.com...
Mystery Legends: Sleepy Hollow2008iPad, WindowseGames, Inc....
Sherlock Holmes: Wydanie Specjalne2008WindowsFocus Home Interactive SAS...
Nancy Drew Dossier: Lights, Camera, Curses!2008Windowsdtp entertainment AG...
The Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria2008WindowsTurbine, Inc.4.60
James Bond: Top Agent2008J2MESony Pictures Mobile...
Nancy Drew: The Haunting of Castle Malloy2008WindowsHer Interactive, Inc....
Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened - Remastered Edition2008Windows93GAMES...
I wish I were the Moon2008Browser3.94
The Hardy Boys: The Hidden Theft2008Wii, WindowsThe Adventure Company...
Nancy Drew: Double Dare 52008WindowsHer Interactive, Inc....
American McGee's Grimm: Beauty and the Beast2008WindowsGameTap LLC...
American McGee's Grimm: The Devil and His Three Golden Hairs2008WindowsGameTap LLC...
American McGee's Grimm: Godfather Death2008WindowsGameTap LLC...
American McGee's Grimm: The Girl Without Hands2008WindowsGameTap LLC2.00
American McGee's Grimm: Puss In Boots2008WindowsGameTap LLC...
American McGee's Grimm: The Fisherman and His Wife2008WindowsGameTap LLC2.26
American McGee's Grimm: Little Red Riding Hood2008WindowsAkella2.37
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The setting at the start of the game - soon it will look completely different.
Screenshot from I wish I were the Moon
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