DescriptionAdventure games emphasize experiencing a story through dialogue and puzzle solving. Gameplay mechanics emphasize decision over action. Puzzle solving usually revolves around combining or manipulating items to advance the story. Some sub-genres like visual novels often skip on the puzzle solving and focus fully on interactive narrative. The name Adventure stems from the game Adventure (a.k.a. Colossal Cave), and not to the unrelated film/book genre Adventure.
This is one of the few adventures created specifically for the Mac. The evil Hurks are amassing an army and...
DOS (1983), PC Booter (1983), Amiga (1986), Atari ST (1985), Commodore 64 (1983), Apple II (1983), Atari 8-bit (1983), TRS-80 (1983), Amstrad CPC (1986), TRS-80 CoCo (1984), Macintosh (1984) and Amstrad PCW (1986)
You are a dim ignorant Apprentice Enchanter, but your task is enormous. You must save the world from the warlock...
Enchanter: Wakaki Madōshi no Shiren is an enhanced remake of Infocom's text adventure Enchanter.The story is the same as in...
Mike Goodman is a con artist. Together with his girlfriend Sarah, he makes a poor living from tricking people into...
The Endless Night is a top-down adventure game that starts without a back story as the main character wakes up...
PlayStation 2 (2001)
In Endnesia, the player takes the role of a boy who went into the park and suddenly found himself in...
Enemy of Chaos is a satirical fantasy/sci-fi gamebook simultaneously released both in conventional print form and as an iPhone /...
Kouji Saitou (斉藤 光志) is a private investigator who finds himself arrested for the murder he did not commit. What's...
A journalist is contacted by genius clockmaker Clarence Flatt, to make an investigative report on his work and legacy. In...
The Collector's Edition of Enlightenus II: The Timeless Tower comes with several exclusive features: a bonus adventure with new scenes...
Victor Hugo's Les Misérables is the first entry in Enter the Story, an interactive world of classic novels of which...
Dante's Divine Comedy is the second entry in Enter the Story, an interactive world of classic novels of which the...
Genesis of the Gods is the third entry in Enter the Story, an interactive world of classic novels of which...
A Tale of Two Cities is the fourth entry in Enter the Story, an interactive world of classic novels of...
The Count of Monte Cristo is the fifth entry in Enter the Story, an interactive world of classic novels of...
Windows 3.x (1994)
In this adventure game the player controls an archaeologist who is looking for artifacts on Tarsus. But while searching the...
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- 94 Maniac Mansion: Day of the Tentacle
- 93 Shadowfire
- 93 The Pawn
- 93 Leather Goddesses of Phobos
- 92 Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP
- 92 Shenmue II
- 92 Sakura Taisen 2: Kimi, Shinitamou koto Nakare
- 92 Ollo in the Sunny Valley Fair
- 92 Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge - Special Edition
- 92 Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.85 Life Is Strange: Season Pass - Episodes 2-5 (2015)
- 4.79 Anchorhead (1998)
- 4.67 Life Is Strange: Episode 1 - Chrysalis (2015)
- 4.61 Museum Madness (1994)
- 4.60 Sakura Taisen 3: Pari wa Moete iru ka? (2001)
- 4.56 Life Is Strange: Episode 4 - Dark Room (2015)
- 4.52 The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles (2011)
- 4.51 Biosys (1999)
- 4.49 Life Is Strange: Episode 3 - Chaos Theory (2015)
- 4.48 Lost Horizon (2010)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.