Adventure

Description

Adventure 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.
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The Alpine Encounter PC Booter Front Cover

PC Booter (1985), Commodore 64 (1985) and Apple II (1985)

Two major crimes have taken place in different parts of the world. In Peking, China, a priceless vase was stolen...

PC-88 (1990)

Years ago, a book containing clues to the whereabouts of an enormous treasure was written. The book was lost, but...

Commodore 64 (1983)

Disaster has happened to you while flying your Strato-Cruiser in deep space. You have encountered an asteroid storm and your...

Altered Destiny DOS Front Cover

DOS (1990) and Amiga (1991)

One fine day P. J. Barrett, an ordinary human being from the planet Earth, goes to a repair shop to...

Alter Ego Windows Front Cover

Windows (2010)

Set in town of Plymouth, South England, in 1894, the events of this adventure game introduce two main playable characters....

Alternativa Windows Front Cover

Windows (2010)

AlternativA is a dystopian adventure game in the post-apocalyptic future of 2045. After the nuclear holocaust only a single global...

Windows (2014)

Alühn: Breitbild Ädischön (widescreen edition) is a free 2D click-and-point adventure game. It features an inventory. The game can be...

Alvin the Android Commodore 64 Front Cover

Commodore 64 (1983)

Alvin the Android features three text adventures on one disk: Junkyard 1: You are Dr. Alvin Nemesis, one of the...

Always Remember Me Linux Front Cover

Linux (2014), Windows (2014) and Macintosh (2014)

Always the Same Blue Sky ... Linux Front Cover

Windows (2005)

Alyosha Popovich i Tugarin Zmej is a colorful and light-hearted point-and-click adventure based on the Russian hit animated film of...

A Madman's Guide to Happiness Xbox 360 Front Cover

Xbox 360 (2010)

A Madman's Guide To Happiness is a detective game that puts the PC of a suicide victim in a police...

Amanda Rose: The Game of Time Macintosh Front Cover

Windows (2011) and Macintosh (2013)

Amanda Rose: The Game of Time begins at the Rose mansion with the family patriarch Dylan Rose your father a...

Amaranthine Voyage: The Living Mountain Windows Front Cover
Amaranthine Voyage: The Tree of Life Macintosh Front Cover

Windows (2013) and Macintosh (2013)

Amaranthine Voyage: The Tree of Life begins with the player dreaming about the Tree of Life. But in the dream...

Amaranthine Voyage: The Tree of Life (Collector's Edition) iPad Front Cover

Windows (2013), Macintosh (2013), iPhone (2013) and iPad (2013)

This Collector's Edition contains: Amaranthine Voyage: The Tree of Life Behind-the-scenes video Bonus gameplay Downloadable soundtrack and art Integrated strategy...

Amatsu Misora ni!: Kumo no Hatate ni PS Vita Front Cover

PSP (2012) and PS Vita (2015)

Amatsu Misora ni!: Kumo no Hatate ni (あまつみそらに! 雲のはたてに) is a romantic fantasy comedy for PlayStation handhelds which originated as...

DOS (1995)

In A Matter of Time, the player takes the role of Jonathan Stone who is the assistant of Dr. Joseph...

Amazing Adventures: Around the World Windows Front Cover

Windows (2008)

Amazing Adventures: Around The World is another hidden object game where the player must find a list of items scattered...

Windows (2003)

Designed with the AGS engine, The Amazing Adventures of Lucy Lavender is a freeware point-and-click adventure game that uses the...

Windows (2012)

Following the tradition established by previous installments of the series, Riddle of the Two Knights is a hidden object game...

Amazing Adventures: The Caribbean Secret Windows Front Cover

Windows (2009)

An explorer is hired by a museum to recover the "Caribbean Secret", a sunken Spanish ship filled with gold treasure.Amazing...

Amazing Adventures: The Forgotten Dynasty Macintosh Front Cover

Windows (2011) and Macintosh (2011)

The Forgotten Dynasty is an installment in the Amazing Adventures hidden object game series. The player is again a historian...

Amazing Adventures: The Lost Tomb Windows Front Cover

Windows (2007)

In Amazing Adventures: The Lost Tomb, you're a historian who received a piece of map sent by the museum you're...

Amazing Finds Windows Front Cover

Windows (2008)

Thaddeus McGriff is a collector that sends his nephew around the world to find 8 rare items to complete his...

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