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PS1 Adventure Video Games

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

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Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver (PS1)
Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver (PS1)

Adventure 16 August 1999

Set in a dark world, an action adventure game with a view of TPP, in which the banished vampire Raziel realizes a plan of revenge on his former ruler. Successful production combines action sequences with logical challenges.

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Alone in the Dark: The New Nightmare (PS1)
Alone in the Dark: The New Nightmare (PS1)

Adventure 18 June 2001

Alone in the Dark: The New Nightmare is a classic survival-horror. We play one of two different characters (Edward Carnby and Aline Cedrac). During the game we solve not too complicated puzzles, and we fight spectacular duels with terrifying creatures.

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Silent Hill (PS1)
Silent Hill (PS1)

Adventure 31 January 1999

A classic survival horror movie from PlayStation, which started one of the most popular series in its genre. In the game we play the role of Harry Mason, who together with his daughter goes on holiday to the title town of Silent Hill. On the spot, the protagonist undergoes an accident, after which it turns out that his daughter has disappeared and the city is shrouded in dense, mysterious fog.

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Resident Evil 2 (1998) (PS1)
Resident Evil 2 (1998) (PS1)

Adventure 21 January 1998

The second installment in the best-selling survival horror action-adventure game series. Similarly to the original installment, the game has been developed by the Japanese studio Capcom. The action of Resident Evil 2 is set after the events shown in the first installment nearly all citizens of Raccoon City have been infected by a mysterious virus, which changed them into bloodthirsty zombies. Once again, the player gets to control two characters this time around it's Leon, a young police officer and Claire, a journalist. Their task is to save Raccoon City from complete destruction and stop the virus before it spreads all over the world. In Resident Evil 2, gameplay revolves around exploration and solving environmental puzzles another important aspect of the game is fighting numerous foes using a wide range of weapons, limited by scarce amounts of ammunition. As befits an installment in the Resident Evil series, in order to survive and escape consecutive dangers, the player has to carefully manage the supplies they acquire on their adventure.

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Resident Evil 3: Nemesis (PS1)
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis (PS1)

Adventure 22 September 1999

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Broken Sword II: The Smoking Mirror (PS1)
Broken Sword II: The Smoking Mirror (PS1)

Adventure 10 December 1997

The second in a series of adventure games in which the heroes are adventurers. This time the plot of the title refers to the motif of demonic powers and ancient civilizations from Central America.

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Resident Evil: Director's Cut (PS1)
Resident Evil: Director's Cut (PS1)

Adventure 22 September 1997

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Fear Effect (PS1)
Fear Effect (PS1)

Adventure 24 February 2000

An unusual combination of adventure game and survival horror. The production is maintained in the style of science fiction and is distinguished by its original visual setting, combining rendered backgrounds and target-shade character models.

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Clock Tower (PS1)
Clock Tower (PS1)

Adventure 13 December 1996

Point & click adventure with horror elements. This is one of the first productions of this type released on PlayStation, using 3D graphics.

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In Cold Blood (PS1)
In Cold Blood (PS1)

Adventure 14 July 2000

A three-dimensional adventure game telling the story of a British spy who sets off on a secret mission to Eastern Europe and follows an international conspiracy. In Cold Blood is the work of Revolution Software studio.

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Atlantis: The Lost Tales (PS1)
Atlantis: The Lost Tales (PS1)

Adventure 30 October 1998

Set in a fascinating world of technologically advanced civilization, FPP adventure game, in which the aim is to find the lost queen. Many puzzles await players during the exploration.

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Policenauts (PS1)
Policenauts (PS1)

Adventure 19 January 1996

A series of improvements to the FPP adventure, which was originally released in 1994 on the PC-98 platform. The author of this science-fiction production is Hideo Kojima.

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Dracula 2: The Last Sanctuary (PS1)
Dracula 2: The Last Sanctuary (PS1)

Adventure 25 September 2000

Continuation of the adventure game Dracula: The Resurrection, in which we have to deal again with the Prince of Darkness Dracula, persecuting Jonathan and his wife Mina. The action is shown from the perspective of FPP, and the gameplay consists mainly in conducting conversations with independent characters, exploring locations and searching for objects necessary to solve riddles.

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Fear Effect 2: Retro Helix (PS1)
Fear Effect 2: Retro Helix (PS1)

Adventure 21 February 2001

An extraordinary mix of many different species, which is a prequel to the 2000 release of the Fear Effect. The production combines elements of survival horror and action games, successfully weaving into them the mechanics known from RPGs and logical games.

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X-Files: The Game (PS1)
X-Files: The Game (PS1)

Adventure 09 January 1999

X-Files: The Game is an adventure game based on the themes of a popular TV series in the convention of interactive film, produced by Fox Interactive. The player plays the role of a young FBI agent who has to solve the mystery of the disappearance of Fox Mulder and Dana Scully, a duo working on matters from the X archive. The screenplay was written by Chris Carter, and the main roles in the series - David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson - were also involved in the production.

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Discworld Noir (PS1)
Discworld Noir (PS1)

Adventure 02 August 2000

An adventure game set in the reality of the fantastic Disc World created by writer Terry Pratchett. The title tells the story of the first detective of this universe, Levton, who is entangled in a mysterious intrigue.

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Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars (PS1)
Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars (PS1)

Adventure 10 December 1996

Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars is a two-dimensional point-and-click adventure with drawn graphics, in which players conduct a private investigation into a mysterious attack. The title opened today's famous series of productions, which set many trends in the genre.

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The City of Lost Children (PS1)
The City of Lost Children (PS1)

Adventure 31 March 1997

Based on French film production, this is an adventure game in which players play the role of a child looking for their abducted friends. In the title there are no elements of the fight - the game is limited to exploring the city, solving riddles and searching for necessary items.

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Dracula: Resurrection (PS1)
Dracula: Resurrection (PS1)

Adventure 09 June 2001

An adventure that continues the lives of the protagonists of the famous novel Brama Stokera (Stoker's Gate). Seven years after dealing with Dracula, Johnathan has to go to Transylvania to find Mina. The game consists mainly in talking to independent characters, exploring the location and searching for objects necessary to solve the riddles.

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Clock Tower II: The Struggle Within (PS1)
Clock Tower II: The Struggle Within (PS1)

Adventure 12 March 1998

The third installment of the series of adventure horrors using point & click mechanics. The production does not relate to the previous parts and introduces a few new features, such as the option to switch between the two personalities of the main character.

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Fade to Black (PS1)
Fade to Black (PS1)

Adventure 28 June 1996

Fade to Black is a continuation of a futuristic adventure game called Flashback: The Quest for Identity, which brought fame to the French team Delphine Software in mid-1993.

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Discworld (PS1)
Discworld (PS1)

Adventure 01 October 1995

Discworld is a classic two-dimensional adventure game, whose plot refers to Terry Pratchett's book saga about the World of Disc. In the title we play the role of an incompetent magician named Rincewind, who is given the task of driving away a terrible dragon summoned by a mysterious cult from another dimension.

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Psychic Detective (PS1)
Psychic Detective (PS1)

Adventure 01 March 1996

An unconventional detective adventure game created in the convention of an interactive film. Playing the role of Eric Fox, wielding powerful and very useful parapsychic skills, we try to solve the mystery of the death of the father of the mysterious dancer Laina.

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Evil Dead: Hail to the King (PS1)
Evil Dead: Hail to the King (PS1)

Adventure 05 December 2000

A production based on the soot "Dead Evil", which depicts the further fate of the heroic Asha. The title is a survival horror film that uses proven mechanisms and motifs characteristic for the whole genre.

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OverBlood 2 (PS1)
OverBlood 2 (PS1)

Adventure 23 July 1998

The second part of the series created by Riverhillsoft studio - in contrast to the first part of the series, we are not dealing with survival horror, but with an adventure game emphasizing the exploration of futuristic locations and solving riddles.

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Tail of the Sun (PS1)
Tail of the Sun (PS1)

Adventure 26 April 1996

Production, which can be described in the shortest possible way as a cave simulator. The task of the players is to create a civilization of prehistoric people. To this end, as one of the first representatives of homo sapiens, they must ensure the survival and development of their tribe.

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