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Adventure games. They include three fundamental elements: exploration, solving puzzles and strongly emphasized story. Controlled characters collect items and use them in puzzles in order to push the story further. Adventure games usually offer only single player mode and the point-and-click interface. This category includes also HOPAs (Hidden Object Puzzle Adventure games) which put emphasis on searching items hidden on the screen.

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Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments
Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments

Adventure 30 September 2014

Another installment in the popular series of adventure games developed by Frogwares. A few years age the series became available for console players as well. Once again, the player takes on the role of the most famous detective of all times, Sherlock Holmes, and together they will solve various criminal riddles. The story takes place in the Victorian London well known from previous installments of the series.

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Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs
Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs

Adventure 10 September 2013

A second entry in the adventure horror game series Amnesia. It has been created by the dev team at The Chinese Room and supervised by Frictional Games studio (creators of the original Amnesia: The Dark Descent). The Story of Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs focuses on the eponymous device; set in 1899, it puts players in the role of Oswald Mandus, a businessman who fell in a coma for a few months and lost his memories due to mysterious illness.

PC

Amnesia: Rebirth
Amnesia: Rebirth

Adventure 20 October 2020

The third part of the popular first-person survival horror series. In Amnesia: Rebirth we play as Tasi Trianon, who is trying to discover her past in the Algerian desert. The game was developed by the creators of the original - Frictional Games studio.

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Strangeland
Strangeland

Adventure 25 May 2021

A point & click adventure developed by the Wormwood Studios team. In Strangeland the player takes on the role of a man affected by amnesia, who wakes up in the middle of a psychedelic carnival. The protagonist's task is to unravel the mystery of the grim version of the amusement park, where events (such as the suicide committed by a golden-haired woman) are looped into infinity.

PC

Indigo Prophecy
Indigo Prophecy

Adventure 16 September 2005

Featuring paranormal mystery/thriller esthetics, a third-person action-adventure game by Quantic Dream studio. The plot of Indigo Prophecy – perhaps better known as Fahrenheit - is set in New York City in year 2009. The city is witness to a series of inexplicably violent acts of murder committed by seemingly ordinary, lawful citizens. The action is presented from the point of view of two separate characters.

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Outer Wilds
Outer Wilds

Adventure 30 May 2019

An exploration adventure game, in which you play as a recruit of the new space program called Outer Wilds Ventures. Your task is to study a mysterious solar system functioning in a time loop.

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Of Bird and Cage
Of Bird and Cage

Adventure 20 May 2021

An experimental action adventure game which is an interactive music album. In Of Bird and Cage, to the rhythm and under the dictates of the stars of symphonic metal, we learn about the fate of an abducted girl in a story that draws handfuls from the fairy tales of Beauty and the Beast.

PC

Chicory: A Colorful Tale
Chicory: A Colorful Tale

Adventure 10 June 2021

An adventure game in which we play the role of a dog holding a magic brush. In Chicory: A Colorful Tale main character wanders through a fantastic land and restores its former colors while looking for her idol, an artist named Chicory.

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The Longest Journey
The Longest Journey

Adventure 20 April 2000

The Longest Journey is a classic adventure game produced by FunCom's development team. The main character, April Ryan, must save two twin worlds: Arcadia and Stark. The game uses a point & click interface. Players have the opportunity to talk to 50 NPCs and visit more than 100 locations.

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Indiana Jones and the Emperor's Tomb
Indiana Jones and the Emperor's Tomb

Adventure 24 February 2003

Action adventure game with a third person perspective. The player becomes a heroic archaeologist and this time he has to find a powerful ancient artifact, a black pearl called the Dragon's Heart.

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Lust for Darkness
Lust for Darkness

Adventure 12 June 2018

An adventure game with a psychological horror setting. The main protagonist of the story is Jonathan Moon, who lands in a grim Victorian residence in search for his missing wife. In the mansion owned by Yelvertones, there is a secret and occultistic ceremony taking place. Moreover, the mansion is connected with an alternate dimension called Lusst'ghaa inhabited by degenerated beings.

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Twin Mirror
Twin Mirror

Adventure 01 December 2020

Twin Mirror is a non-linear adventure game set in a mysterious American town. The game’s protagonist loses his memories after brutal events of a single night and tries to learn what happened. This requires an investigation both in a real world and the character’s own mind.

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Life is Strange: Before the Storm
Life is Strange: Before the Storm

Adventure 31 August 2017

A prequel to Life is Strange – an episodic adventure game developed by DONTNOD Entertainment. The new title was developed by Deck Nine Games and it enables the player to assume the role of Chloe Price, a character well known from the original game. The story presents how the protagonist met Rachel Amber and how the strong bond between two teenagers was born. It is worth mentioning that Chloe has no special abilities – this means that the choices made during the game cannot be changed.

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The Dark Pictures: Little Hope
The Dark Pictures: Little Hope

Adventure 30 October 2020

The Dark Pictures: Little Hope is an adventure horror by Supermassive Games. The game tells the story of several characters trying to survive the confrontation with the forces of evil, and the game is mainly about exploration and decision making.

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Ksiaze i Tchorz
Ksiaze i Tchorz

Adventure 10 April 1998

Ksi¹¿ê i Tchórz is a classic adventure game with a "point & click" interface, created by the development team of the Polish studio Metropolis Software. The plot of the game depicts the fate of a cowardly young man, who in a magical, fantastic world must show courage. The title is characterized by cartoon visuals and funny dialogues.

PC

Cold Fear
Cold Fear

Adventure 04 March 2005

Cold Fear is a typical representative of the survival-horror genre, a dynamic action game in which the atmosphere of horror plays an important role. It is worth mentioning that this is the first production of this type released by the giant UbiSoft.

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Hidden Agenda
Hidden Agenda

Adventure 24 October 2017

An cooperative adventure detective thriller game developed by Supermassive Games. Hidden Agenda is based on popular movies and TV series of this genre. It tells the story of two female protagonists: a policewoman and a district attorney who are on the track of a serial killer. Up to five players can participate in the game, although it is also possible to play the title alone. All players are using a special phone app called PlayLink.

PS4

Before Your Eyes
Before Your Eyes

Adventure 08 April 2021

An adventure game in which we watch flashbacks of the protagonist's life as he crosses into the afterlife. Before Your Eyes uses a webcam to watch our eyes; by blinking, we move to subsequent memories and make decisions that shape the plot.

PC

The Walking Dead: A Telltale Games Series - Season Two
The Walking Dead: A Telltale Games Series - Season Two

Adventure 17 December 2013

A sequel to the repeatedly awarded adventure game The Walking Dead: Season One by American studio Telltale Games. The plot of The Walking Dead: Season Two is a continuation of the story from the first installment. This time you play as the 11-years-old Clementine, who, like the other characters, is trying to survive in the world infested by a zombie epidemic. The game mechanics remain the same, focusing on exploration, talking to NPCs, searching for items, and solving puzzles.

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Observer: System Redux
Observer: System Redux

Adventure 10 November 2020

A refreshed version of a psychological horror released in 2017. Observer: System Redux offers not only improved graphics but also additional storyline content. Polish studio Bloober Team is responsible for the game.

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The Fruit of Grisaia
The Fruit of Grisaia

Adventure 21 February 2013

The Fruit of Grisaia is a PC-based visual novel adventure. We play the role of a teenage killer, who starts school full of pupils with dark secrets. While playing, we mainly follow the story and make decisions that direct the story to one of several alternative storyline paths.

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The Last Night
The Last Night

Adventure TBA

A cyberpunk platformer with adventure elements. Developed by Odd Tales, it's the company's first commercial production, developed from a free title that has won Cyberpunk Jam 2014. The action of The Last Night is set in a futuristic, open city divided into four areas of different appearance and atmosphere, which influences gameplay. You assume the role of a spy hired by private employers who give you such tasks as stealing cars or killing particular people.

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The Great Ace Attorney Chronicles
The Great Ace Attorney Chronicles

Adventure 27 July 2021

The Great Ace Attorney Chronicles is a set of two legal adventure games, which are a prequel to the series about the adventures of Phoenix Wright. The action takes place in XIX century allowing us to check ourselves in the role of a lawyer.

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One Hand Clapping
One Hand Clapping

Adventure 2022 (early access since 10 June 2021)

Original hybrid of adventure and platformer game, in which to solve puzzles you need to use your own voice - by whistling, singing or whispering into a microphone, we solve puzzles and push the action forward. One Hand Clapping has colorful, minimalistic graphics, and calm, atmospheric music.

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