Adventure

Description

In adventure games, the emphasis is placed on experiencing a story as seen by one or more user-controlled characters, often by manipulating said character(s) and the environment they exist in. Adventure games are characterized by general lack of reflex-based gameplay (action), though they may feature such segments sporadically.

Adventure games initially featured text input and little to no graphics (interactive fiction). Afterwards, graphical adventures became more prominent and text input was replaced by a limited amount of icons/menus with verb commands.

Two distinct sub-genres of adventure games are Western-style adventures (also referred to as puzzle-solving adventure) and Japanese adventures, which typically have no puzzles and minimal interaction. Visual novels are traditionally also considered a sub-genre of adventure games.
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PlayStation 2 (2003) and GameCube (2003)

Bomberman Land 2 is a sequel to Bomberman Land. Bomberman and his gang are invited to an all new Bomberman...

Bomb Threat Windows Front Cover

Windows (2005)

Man-caused creatures and monsters from the parallel world want to blow up your world. Be a superman, the only one...

MSX (1986)

The third Bomulus game is a walk-and-pickup adventure based on the same general principle as Atari's original Adventure of moving...

Bone: Act 1 & 2 Combo Pack Windows Front Cover

Windows (2006)

This combo pack contains the first two acts of Telltale's Bone adventure series: Bone: Out From Boneville and Bone: The...

Bone: Out from Boneville Windows Front Cover

Windows (2005) and Macintosh (2006)

Bone: Out From Boneville is the first graphic adventure title released by Telltale Games, a company founded by former LucasArts...

Bone: The Great Cow Race Windows Front Cover

Windows (2006)

The Great Cow Race is the second installment in Telltale's Bone adventure series. The three cousins Phoney, Fone and Smiley...

Windows (2009)

Bonetown is a sandbox game where sex with hot women is the main goal and drugs and violence the way...

Bonez Adventures: Tomb of Fulaos Windows Front Cover

Windows (2005)

In Bonez Adventures: Tomb of Fulaos the player takes the role of the archaeologist Marc Bonez who finds a mummy...

Book of Legends Windows Front Cover

Windows (2008) and Macintosh (2008)

Zoe Black and her brother Charleston find an ancient book containing directions to the legendary sword Excalibur. Zoe travels to...

Browser (2011)

A spiritual successor of sorts to the author's earlier The Strange and Somewhat Sinister Tale of the House at Desert...

Commodore 64 (1987)

Life in the Other World was blissful for you, Kteth, a falcon headed Egyptian Godling, and your brothers and other...

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 (Kickstarter Edition) Linux Front Cover

Linux (2015), Windows (2015) and Macintosh (2015)

The limited Kickstarter edition contains: The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 (Almanac Edition) a mouse pad an additional artbook As...

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 Linux Front Cover

Linux (2015), Windows (2015) and Macintosh (2015)

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 is the sequel to The Book of Unwritten Tales and its prequel, The Critter...

The Book of Unwritten Tales: Critter Chronicles - Digital Extras Windows Front Cover

Windows (2012)

The Digital Extras of The Book of Unwritten Tales: Critter Chronicles, which features: Making of book. Making of video. Making...

Windows (2012)

This Digital Deluxe Edition consists of: The Book of Unwritten Tales The Book of Unwritten Tales Digital Extras

The Book of Unwritten Tales: Digital Extras Windows Front Cover

Windows (2012)

The Digital Extras of The Book of Unwritten Tales, which features: Making of booklet. Making of a character video. Soundtracks...

The Book of Unwritten Tales Linux Front Cover

Linux (2013), Windows (2009) and Macintosh (2012)

The war between the Shadow Army and the Alliance of the Free Races has been raging for ages in Aventásia....

The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles Linux Front Cover

Linux (2012), Windows (2011) and Macintosh (2012)

The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles is a prequel to The Book of Unwritten Tales and tells the...

DOS (1996)

Borderworld is a two-part shareware adventure, where you play as a modern day archeologist who during the exploration of some...

Border Zone DOS Front Cover

DOS (1987), Commodore 64 (1987), Apple II (1988) and Macintosh (1987)

It is the 1980's, and the Cold War between the Western Bloc (led by the USA) and the Eastern Bloc...

Commodore 64 (1986), ZX Spectrum (1985), Amstrad CPC (1985) and BBC Micro (1985)

No prizes for guessing the inspiration for this one. The Great Ring needs to be returned to Mount Doom, a...

Windows (2013)

Boredom of Agustín Cordes is a minimalistic point'n'click adventure game created in Cologne during Gamescom 2013 using the Wintermute engine...

Borgia Windows Front Cover

Windows (2012)

Borgia is a hidden-object murder mystery set in the 15th century Italy, based on the TV series with the same...

Born Into Darkness Macintosh Front Cover

Windows (2010) and Macintosh (2010)

Nathaniel Black joins the vampire Amber Blythe on a treasure hunt around the world, where they must follow the clues...

Windows (2008)

Boro-Toro is a 3D sidescrolling puzzle game seen from a 2D perspective. The whole game is set in a Victorian...

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