Tag: Adventure

Back to the Future Part III: Timeline of Monkey Island – Adventure fan game gets a super release!

It wasn’t long ago now that we gave much excitement to the retro community that a game was coming which blended The Secret of Monkey Island and Back to the Future as an adventure game with glorious inspirations. Well there’s incredible news today as after previously announcing a small demo […]

Eagerly awaited Quest for Glory inspired game ‘ Mage’s Initiation ‘ has been released!

Way back in 2013 we announced the Kickstarter success of Himalaya Studios most eagerly awaited Adventure game ‘ Mage’s Initiation ‘; a game from a team who wanted to recreate the similar style and feel to previous adventure titles the company has worked on and was touted as being somewhat of a […]

Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade: The Graphic Adventure BIG review

Like I said in another review, today let’s steer clear from action titles and into one of my personal favorite graphic adventures. And since I failed to review a Star Wars themed game this month’s fifth, let’s remedy that with another George Lucas’ former intellectual property. I’m talking about Indiana […]

Guard Duty – Upcoming charming 2D fantasy adventure with a new Bloodlines Trailer

I’ve always been an Adventure gamer on both my Amiga and PC, and have such fond memories of games such as The Secret of Monkey Island, Simon the Sorcerer, Fable, Kings Quest and even the Quest for Glory series. So to hear that a new Adventure game with a fantasy […]

Chinatown Detective Agency – Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego? Homage teased!

Some rather interesting news this evening, as we have just learnt General Interactive are working on a Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego? Homage, which is going to be called Chinatown Detective Agency. This game inspired by that classic educational 1985 Broderbund title, is instead set in Singapore in the year 2032 […]

Hard Copy Party – A new Adventure game in dev for the Amiga by AmigaWave/Jude Big Studio

If you were rather downbeat to learn that the unofficial game of Back to the Future Part III: Timeline of Monkey Island did not appear on the Amiga but was instead an Amiga inspired game launched on the PC, then this will cheer you up immensily. As we’ve been told […]

From Beyond – Prologue – Horror adventure, inspired by games such as Shadowgate now on Steam

If you were a huge fans of games such as Deju Vu, Uninvited or even my personal favourite Shadowgate, then you’ll be pleased to know the developer SuckerFree Games has released their MACVenture style game ‘ From Beyond-Prologue ‘, which as from the end of last month was made available to […]

From Beyond – Prologue – Horror adventure inspired by games such as Shadowgate!

Great news if you loved games such as Deju Vu, Uninvited or even my personal favourite Shadowgate, as we’ve just been told through our Game Dev : RetroGaming Facebook group, that SuckerFree Games will be releasing a game of similar style to those games called ‘ From Beyond – Prologue ‘. This […]

Back to the Future Part III: Timeline of Monkey Island – Adventure fan demo gets a release

It wasn’t long ago now that we gave much excitement to the retro community that a demo was coming which blended The Secret of Monkey Island and Back to the Future as an adventure game with glorious inspirations. Well there’s good news today as just moments ago the developer Daniele Spadoniin […]

Back to the Future Part III: Timeline of Monkey Island – Amiga fan demo, due soon?

The Amiga games just keep on coming, but unlike the homebrews and ports we announced through this month such as Starquake, The Real Brus Lii,  Barbarian Plus and Uwol Quest For Money we now look towards a new adventure demo which may or may not come before Christmas. Titled as The Fan Game […]

Caren – Thank You Edition 2018 – A truly great adventure game for the C64!

Through many months of writing, pretty much as soon as it was announced for the F64GC 2015: Adventure competition, we have been discussing the brilliant adventure game Caren and the Tangled Tentacles on the C64. It was released as a downloadable 1.1 version, and then later as an exclusive limited […]

Ten Great Adventure-Game Puzzles

This blog has become, among other things, an examination of good and bad game-design practices down through the years, particularly within the genre of adventure games. I’ve always tried to take the subject seriously, and have even dared to hope that some of these writings might be of practical use […]

Unofficial CD32 Release – Point & Click Adventure Games… Simon the Sorcerer and more!

The Amiga games just keep on coming, but unlike the homebrews we announced earlier this week, we thought it time to announce this very special release from Amiga Jay the ‘ Unofficial CD32 Release – Point & Click Adventure Games ‘. Yes indeed Adventure gamers from around the globe will […]

Captain Disaster in Death Has A Million Stomping Boots – Retro inspired adventure with a demo!

I’ve always been an Adventure gamer on both my Amiga and PC, and have such fond memories of games such as The Secret of Monkey Island, Simon the Sorcerer, Fable, Kings Quest and even the Quest for Glory series. So to hear our good friend CaptainD has made an Adventure game […]