Following Freeware - July 2016 releases

Our latest freeware round-up lets you dive right into another month's worth of top indie adventures.

PC Mac Linux Freeware Aug 26, 2016

The Eyes of Ara review

This Myst-style puzzler set in an ancient, abandoned castle will keep you captive with its many devious challenges.

PC Mac Aug 24, 2016

Slap Village review

It may be just the first step into a larger frontier ahead, but this quirky anachronistic Western will show y'all a good time while it lasts.

PC Mac Aug 22, 2016

ABZÛ

Though light in actual gameplay, there’s nothing shallow about this breathtaking underwater excursion.

PS4 PC Aug 19, 2016

NightCry review

The spiritual successor to Clock Tower ticks all the right checklist boxes but is cut down by weak production values and story.

PC Aug 17, 2016

Batman: The Telltale Series - Episode One: Realm of Shadows

The first episode pulls its punches somewhat, but gets the series off the ground with a solid stage-setting debut.

Xbox One PS4 PC Mac iPhone iPad Android PS3 Xbox 360 Aug 15, 2016

Rand Miller - Obduction interview

With Cyan's highly anticipated new project just around the corner, we stole a bit of the legendary designer's time to discuss it.

Oculus Rift PC Mac Aug 12, 2016

 

Latest Videos

Elroy and The Aliens teaser

trailer
PS Vita PC Mac Linux iPhone iPad Android
Aug 28, 2016

Pan-Pan launch trailer

trailer
PC Mac
Aug 26, 2016

 

Latest Screenshots

Elroy and The Aliens
13 screenshots

RiME
12 screenshots

 

Hype-o-Meter™

1

Thimbleweed Park

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

2

Obduction

A new adventure from the creators of Myst.

3

Silence

Loose sequel to Daedalic's The Whispered World.

4

State of Mind

5

Unavowed

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

6

Syberia 3

A new Kate Walker adventure by Benoît Sokal and Microïds.

7

Detroit: Become Human

A new game from the developers of Heavy Rain.

8

Tacoma

9

Yesterday Origins

10

The Devil’s Men

A 19th century steampunk adventure from Daedalic Entertainment.
Based on reader feedback and the staff's assessment of preview material and press demos. Hover titles for details.

 

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What's New?
28 Aug
Elroy and the Aliens set to land sometime next year

Comic sci-fi adventure coming to Windows, Mac, and mobile platforms.

27 Aug
RiME priming for 2017 launch with new publishers

Open-world adventure to be launched on multiple platforms next year.

26 Aug
New face of episodic adventuring is Sally Face

Series debut now available with Windows/Mac launch of "Strange Neighbors".

26 Aug
Pan-Pan served up on Windows and Mac

Isometric open-world sci-fi adventure available now for download.

25 Aug
The Mystery of Woolley Mountain peaks on Kickstarter

Fantastical “otherworldly” adventure on course for October 2017 release.

25 Aug
Animated prologue now in session for new Phoenix Wright

Playable demo for Spirit of Justice available on the Nintendo eShop for 3DS.

 


Recent New Releases
August 25 2016 Digital

Pan-Pan

Platform(s): Mac, PC

August 24 2016 Digital

Obduction

Platform(s): Mac, PC, Oculus Rift

A new adventure from the creators of Myst.
August 23 2016 Digital

Alone With You

Platform(s): PlayStation 4, Vita


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