Day of the Tentacle Remastered review

Flush any concerns you may have of unnecessary tinkering, as this brilliantly updated LucasArts classic will stick with you long after you finish.

PS Vita PS4 PC Mac May 6, 2016

Knee Deep

The unique swamp noir theater mystery takes the final plunge with a bizarre third act performance.

PC Mac Linux May 4, 2016

Distraint review

This short but impressively atmospheric side-scrolling adventure is light on gameplay, but dark in all the right places.

PC May 2, 2016

Following Freeware - March 2016 releases

Feast your eyes as we do a flyby of another full month's worth of top indie freeware adventures.

PC Mac Linux Freeware Apr 29, 2016

A Short Tale review

Although story and characters are given short-shrift, this escape-the-room adventure toys with charming puzzles and nostalgia-inducing fun.

PC Mac iPhone iPad Android Apr 27, 2016

The Last Door: Season Two review

The four-part horror sequel is a welcome re-entry into Victorian era London filled with Lovecraftian-style chills and improved gameplay variety.

PC Mac Linux Apr 25, 2016

25 Years with Charles Cecil - Part 2 (1997-2015) interview

You just can't fit a 25-year retrospective into one article, so our mega-interview with Revolution's legendary co-founder concludes today.

All Apr 23, 2016


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Thimbleweed Park

An all-new old-school adventure by the creators of Maniac Mansion.


Silence: The Whispered World 2

Daedalic returns to the fantasy world introduced in 2010.



A new adventure from the creators of Myst.


Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter

The eight installment starring the Great Detective from Frogwares.



A dark urban fantasy by Dave Gilbert, creator of the Blackwell series.


The Last Crown: Blackenrock

The middle installment of Jonathan Boakes's ghost-hunting trilogy.


Syberia III

A new Kate Walker adventure by Benoît Sokal and Microïds.


Finding Paradise

A sequel to Freebird Games' indie hit To the Moon.



A new game from the developers of Heavy Rain.


The Devil’s Men

A 19th century steampunk adventure from Daedalic Entertainment.
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What's New?
6 May
Thimbleweed Park opening delayed until 2017

Ron Gilbert and co. now targeting next January for launch of retro-styled mystery.

5 May
Remember The Forgotten Room this spring

Atmospheric mystery adventure coming soon from the creators of A Short Tale and Forever Lost.

4 May
Final episode arrives for White Island mobile thriller

Thirteen-part season available free with wait-to-play conditions or instantly with purchase through the App Store and Google Play.

3 May
Fragments of Him fully formed today on Steam

Experimental relationship drama coming soon to Xbox One, later to PS4.

1 May
Zid & Zniw Chronicles roaring towards release

Downloadable demo available for upcoming cartoon dinosaur adventure.

30 Apr
Playable demo foretells The Fate of It All

New adventure in production from Michael B. Clark, creator of Harvest and The Arrangement.


Recent New Releases
May 5 2016 Digital

Kathy Rain

Platform(s): Mac, PC

May 3 2016 Digital

Fragments of Him

Platform(s): PC, Playstation 4, Xbox One

April 26 2016 Digital

The Walking Dead: Michonne: Episode Three - What We Deserve

Platform(s): Android, iPad, iPhone/iPod Touch, Mac, PC, PlayStation 3, Playstation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One

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