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PC Adventure Video Games

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A list of Released Adventure video games for PC sorted by popularity among gamers.

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. more

The foundations of PC as a gaming platform are currently systems of digital distribution of video games (Steam, Origin, Uplay) and MMO games that mostly work in f2p (free-to-play) model.

Released Games 2205
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Minecraft (PC)
Minecraft (PC)

Adventure 18 November 2011

A sandbox game that defies classification, developed by the independent Mojang AB studio. Minecraft has been developed with the intention of unleashing the creativity of players, who can freely change the game's virtual world made from voxels (cubic blocks). The gameplay concentrates on terrain transformations, building structures, crafting items, and creating your own adventures.

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Subnautica (PC)
Subnautica (PC)

Adventure 23 January 2018

A sandbox game by Unknown Worlds that combines elements of action-adventure productions and RPGs. As the game’s universe draws inspiration from such novels as Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, at the bottom of the ocean you can find bizarre sea monsters, as well as remnants of futuristic buildings and ships. The player assumes the role of a captain of an advanced submarine, and explores the depths of the ocean.

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The Pillars of the Earth (PC)
The Pillars of the Earth (PC)

Adventure 15 August 2017

An adventure game from Daedalic Entertainment, based on a popular history novel written by Ken Follet, entitled The Pillars of the Earth. The game of the same title is set in the 12th-century, in the tumultuous period known as the Anarchy. After the sudden death of king Henry I and the only heir to the throne having been killed in the crash of the White Ship, England gets consumed in a violent war of succession.

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Deponia (PC)
Deponia (PC)

Adventure 27 January 2012

A humoristic adventure game with a classic point-and-click interface. It was developed by Daedalic Entertainment, a studio that specializes in this genre. The story of Deponia can be described as one big comedy of errors and, at the same time, the most unbelievable love story ever shown in a video game. Fans of works by Douglas Adams, Terry Pratchett, and of The Simpsons animated TV series, will easily find it interesting.

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3 out of 10: Season Two (PC)
3 out of 10: Season Two (PC)

Adventure 08 April 2021

The second part of the comedy adventure games series from Terrible Posture Games studio. In 3 out of 10: Season Two we follow the fate of the Shovelworks team, who are trying to develop a video game that will be rated higher by critics than the title 3 out of 10.

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Phasmophobia (PC)
Phasmophobia (PC)

Adventure 2021

Phasmophobia is an unusual survival horror, which was developed specifically for the 4-person cooperative mode. The game also offers support for virtual reality. The independent Kinetic Games studio is responsible for its development and release.

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Paradise Lost (PC)
Paradise Lost (PC)

Adventure 24 March 2021

Paradise Lost is a first-person adventure game with puzzle elements, in which we have the opportunity to influence the future and present of the world, where World War II is not over and the Nazis carry out a nuclear attack destroying Poland.

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Lust from Beyond (PC)
Lust from Beyond (PC)

Adventure 11 March 2021

An erotic Polish adventure game in the convention of psychological horror in which we play Victor Holloway - a freshly baked member of the Cult of Ecstasy, trying to get to Lusst'ghaa, a gloomy land of pain and pleasure. The work of Movie Games Lunarium is a continuation of Lust for Darkness.

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The First Tree (PC)
The First Tree (PC)

Adventure 14 September 2017

A third-person perspective exploration game about death and loneliness. It was developed by an independent developer who also created Home is Where one Starts. In The First Tree, the player follows two distinctly different characters: a female fox that is looking for her lost kids, and a pair of humans facing death of their closest ones.

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The Medium (PC)
The Medium (PC)

Adventure 28 January 2021

The Medium is a horror in which we play the role of a woman who can see ghosts and tries to solve the mystery of the murder of a child. The game is another work of the talented Krakow Bloober Team.

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Before Your Eyes (PC)
Before Your Eyes (PC)

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.

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Subnautica: Below Zero (PC)
Subnautica: Below Zero (PC)

Adventure 14 May 2021

An expansion for Subnautica, in which we explore the ice-bound areas of the planet 4546B. As we play, we explore the game world and reveal its secrets.

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Ashwalkers: A Survival Journey (PC)
Ashwalkers: A Survival Journey (PC)

Adventure 15 April 2021

Cendres: A Survival Journey is an action adventure game with elements of survival that focuses on a non-linear story. The game is set in a world destroyed by a volcanic eruption. The studio Nameless XIII is responsible for its production.

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A Plague Tale: Innocence (PC)
A Plague Tale: Innocence (PC)

Adventure 14 May 2019

An action-adventure stealth game that takes place in the 14th-century France, consumed by the Black Death. The main protagonists, Amicia and her five years old brother, are trying to find their mother. They must travel through the ruined city while avoiding the members of Inquisition and the groups of hungry rats lurking in the shadows.

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Tasomachi: Behind the Twilight (PC)
Tasomachi: Behind the Twilight (PC)

Adventure 14 April 2021

Game from the borderline of 3D platform games and TPP adventure games. In Tasomachi: Behind the Twilight we play as Yukumo, who finds herself in the far eastern town of To-en. The girl explores the town and its surroundings, studying its secrets and looking for parts to repair her ship.

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Breathedge (PC)
Breathedge (PC)

Adventure 25 February 2021

An adventure survival game in which we play as a hero fighting for survival in the interstellar space. In Breathedge we not only have to take care of the basic needs of our client, but also create objects and perform tasks that push the story forward.

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The Henry Stickmin Collection (PC)
The Henry Stickmin Collection (PC)

Adventure 07 August 2020

The Henry Stickmin Collection is a collection of humorous adventure games from the Newgrounds platform. PuffballsUnited Studio refreshed the five adventures of Henry and added a huge chapter that closes the story, full of references to iconic games and movies.

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Detroit: Become Human (PC)
Detroit: Become Human (PC)

Adventure 12 December 2019

An action-adventure game set in a science-fiction world, created by developers from the French studio Quantic Dreams – creators of such games as Fahrenheit, Beyond: Two Souls and the bestselling Heavy Rain. Detroit: Become Human expands on ideas present in the 2012 year’s demo Kara, which depicted a female android developing human emotions. The game takes place in the futuristic version of Detroit, where humanoid robots are a common sight.

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Heavy Rain (PC)
Heavy Rain (PC)

Adventure 24 June 2019

An interactive thriller adventure game developed by studio Quantic Dream (Fahrenheit, Omikron: The Nomad Soul). The player controls several seemingly unrelated characters, each with their own storylines and motivations. How the story develops depends greatly on the decisions made by the player as all plots intertwine until they meet at the game's finale. What’s characteristic for the game is its focus on matters of morality and ethics.

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The Walking Dead: The Final Season (PC)
The Walking Dead: The Final Season (PC)

Adventure 14 August 2018

The final season of the adventure game franchise The Walking Dead: A Telltale Games Series. This time the developers decided to focus again on Clementine and present her final adventures in the world filled by zombies.

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Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter (PC)
Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter (PC)

Adventure 10 June 2016

The ninth major installment in the action adventure game series developed by Frogwares, dealing with the exploits of the world most famous sleuth. The plot, as per tradition, takes us to the streets of the Victorian-era London, where Sherlock Holmes and his inseparable companion, Dr. Watson, have to solve five all-new crime puzzles, in which they face, among others, dark family secrets and mysterious cults.

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Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands (PC)
Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands (PC)

Adventure 08 June 2010

Another major installment in the famous action adventure game series. In terms of story, Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands is set between The Sands of Time and Warrior Within, and focuses on the events that caused the drastic, dark change within the Prince. Upon reaching his brother’s realm, the Prince finds the capital city about to fall, besieged by an enemy army.

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Resident Evil: Revelations 2 (PC)
Resident Evil: Revelations 2 (PC)

Adventure 25 February 2015

A sequel the spin-off game from from the classic horror series Resident Evil, originally developed for 3DS and then brought to PC and seventh generation of consoles. Its story is set between the events of the fifth and sixth main entry in the series, featuring Claire Redfield and Moira Burton, the daughter of one of the side characters in Resident Evil, as main protagonists. After they were kidnapped, they find themselves abandoned in a facility on a gloomy, desolate island.

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Life is Strange (PC)
Life is Strange (PC)

Adventure 30 January 2015

An episodic adventure game created by the developers of Remember Me, a French studio DONTNOD. The game bears a resemblance to Telltale Games titles. Its protagonist is a 12th grade student named Max Caulfield, who returns to her home town in Oregon after years of absence. Together with her old friend she tries to solve the mysterious disappearance of her schoolmate, which prompts a series of strange events.

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Hitchhiker (PC)
Hitchhiker (PC)

Adventure 15 April 2021

Hitchhiker is a mysterious adventure game by Mad About Pandas studio. The player takes on the role of an amnesia-stricken man who hitchhike in order to discover his own identity.

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Prince of Persia: The Two Thrones (PC)
Prince of Persia: The Two Thrones (PC)

Adventure 01 December 2005

Another installment in the highly-rated action adventure game franchise following on the eponymous Prince, who in the past carelessly unsealed the mythical sands of time. After events of the previous part of the game, the protagonist return to his home – Babylon – plunged in the chaos of war. Soon it turns out that the previous actions of the hero led to the birth of his dark alter ego, whose spirit gradually takes over control over the protagonist's will.

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