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WiiU 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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LEGO Marvel's Avengers (WiiU)
LEGO Marvel's Avengers (WiiU)

Adventure 26 January 2016

Another installment in a bestselling action-adventure game series based on the license of the LEGO bricks. This title is a result of cooperation between the developers from Travellerís Tales and the Marvel company. Once again, players visit the amazing world of comic superheroes. The story is based on the Avengers film (2012) and its sequel Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). Therefore, you can play as one of the numerous Marvel characters known from both the graphic novels and films, including Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk, Black Widow, Thor, Loki, and Hawkeye. In terms of gameplay, Lego Marvelís Avengers is not much different from other games in the series, such as LEGO Marvel Super Heroes. Gameplay is presented in third-person perspective and it boils down to exploration, solving puzzles, gathering collectibles, and fighting with opponents.

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (WiiU)
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (WiiU)

Adventure 30 April 2014

An action adventure sequel to the 2012 The Amazing Spider-Man. Developed by Beenox Inc, a Canadian studio also responsible for such games featuring the Marvelís superhero as Spider-Man 3: The Game, Spider-Man: Edge of Time and Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions. The story in the game loosely translates the adventures from the movie directed by Marc Webb into a video game setting. Players, who assume the role of the titular Spider-Man, have to find the assassin who murdered Peter Parkerís uncle - Ben. During the game, the player has to face numerous comic-book villains, including Electro, Kingpin, Black Cat, Green Goblin, and more. The sandbox gameplay mechanics give the players the freedom to explore the virtual version of Manhattan while completing assigned tasks.

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Project Zero: Maiden of Black Water (WiiU)
Project Zero: Maiden of Black Water (WiiU)

Adventure 27 September 2014

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Armikrog (WiiU)
Armikrog (WiiU)

Adventure 23 August 2016

An extraordinary point-and-click adventure game and a spiritual successor to the legendary The Neverhood, a game developed in 1996 by Doug TenNapel. This new title was created by the author of the original game, who managed to gather nearly entire old staff back together for this project. The story tells of the adventures of a likeable alien named Tommynaut, who survives a spacecraft crash and finds himself on a strange planet, where together with his companion, dog Beak-Beak, the hero gets captured and locked in the titular stronghold of Armikrog. What distinguishes the game, is its unique artwork Ė in-game locations and character models were made of plasticine and brought to life using time-lapse technique. This time-consuming work was done by a number of puppeteers, animators, and sculptors. Thanks to their work, the developers managed to recreate the unique atmosphere of the original game, which, apart from interesting story and a cast of likeable characters, offered a large doze of wacky humor.

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Master Reboot (WiiU)
Master Reboot (WiiU)

Adventure 24 July 2014

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Resident Evil: Revelations (WiiU)
Resident Evil: Revelations (WiiU)

Adventure 21 May 2013

A survival horror action game initially released exclusively for Nintendo 3DS. Resident Evil: Revelations is a spin-off installment of the Resident Evil series, created and developed by Capcom. The action takes place in 2005, between the events of Resident Evil 4 and Resident Evil 5. The players have the opportunity to accompany Jill Valentine and Parker Luciani in their search for Chris Redfield and Jessica Sherawa. The trail leads to a ship called Queen Zenobia, the people aboard of which were infected by the t-Virus. Apart from the story campaign, Resident Evil: Revelations also offers the Raid Mode, a set of missions to perform solo or in cooperation with another person.

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Minecraft: Story Mode - A Telltale Games Series - Season 1 (WiiU)
Minecraft: Story Mode - A Telltale Games Series - Season 1 (WiiU)

Adventure 21 January 2016

An episodic adventure game created by Telltale Games, the experts of the genre, in cooperation with Mojang Ab, The game is set in the cult universe of Minecraft, whose world stands on the brink of destruction, and the only chance of saving it is a legendary brotherhood, known as the Order of the Stone. You play as a character named Jesse, who, together with his friends, sets off on a perilous journey to find the Order and save the world. The title is modeled after other productions from the studio, consisting of 5 separate episodes, throughout which you have to make tough choices that shape the story. What puts this game apart from other Telltale Games titles is the graphics, far from their traditional comic stylistics. Instead, the game features distinctive voxel-art graphics, which means both the environment and characters look like made of big square blocks.

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The Cave (WiiU)
The Cave (WiiU)

Adventure 22 January 2013

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Sadness (WiiU)
Sadness (WiiU)

Adventure canceled

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The Song of Seven (WiiU)
The Song of Seven (WiiU)

Adventure canceled

An episodic, fairytale-like point-and-click adventure game by an American developer Enlightened Games. The plot of The Song of Seven is set in a fantasy world of Pria, inhabited by fantastic races and original creatures. The main character is a boy named Kiba. When a mythical evil starts growing in strength, and slowly casts its shadow upon the land, the adolescent protagonist has to leave the village and find a way to deal with the danger. When it comes to mechanics, the game utilizes typical solutions known from point-and-click adventure games, but offering a modern approach to the genre, appearing in the fully 3D environment, third person perspective camera, and analog control system. The gameplay focuses on exploration and solving logical and musical puzzles, but an equally important aspect of the game are the extensive dialogue sequences, revealing the secrets of the plot.

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Ittle Dew (WiiU)
Ittle Dew (WiiU)

Adventure 29 May 2014

A humoristic action-adventure game with RPG features developed by Swedish studio Ludosity Interactive. The title has simple 2D graphics and a classic top-down perspective. The story of the game focuses on two characters: a brave female adventurer Ittle Dew and her companion named Tippsie. Both of them crash at the shores of an unknown island. The island has many secrets and valuable treasures. The two protagonists start the greatest adventure of their life. During the game the characters controlled by the player explores various locations such as forests, underground corridors, insides of buildings. They also solve more or less complicated riddles and fight encountered enemies. The game combines traits of casual adventure game with action and RPG features. The difficulty of riddles isnít high, but solving some of them requires creativity from the players.

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Monster High: 13 Wishes (WiiU)
Monster High: 13 Wishes (WiiU)

Adventure 29 October 2013

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The Fall (WiiU)
The Fall (WiiU)

Adventure 26 August 2014

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Chronicles of Teddy: Harmony of Exidus (WiiU)
Chronicles of Teddy: Harmony of Exidus (WiiU)

Adventure 31 March 2016

A continuation of an independent point-and-click adventure game developed by Storybird Games. Chronicles of Teddy: Harmony of Exidus (also known as Finding Teddy 2) sees us assume control of a new protagonist Ė a girl named Tarant, whose hobby leads to an unexpected event that allows her to enter the world of video games. Armed with a small sword and a shield, the heroine embarks on a dangerous journey supported by her favorite teddy bear. In opposition to its predecessor, which was a typical point-and-click adventure game, Chronicles of Teddy: Harmony of Exidus is a two-dimensional action-adventure game with numerous platforming and RPG elements that create a metroidvania-like experience. The player is tasked with exploring complex maze-like levels that contain both action sequences as well as demanding riddles. Each level is filled with additional pick-ups, secrets, all the while offering different types of enemies to fight. When it comes to graphics, the game employs hand-drawn, retro Pixel-Art visuals, similar as its predecessor.

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Draw a Stickman: EPIC 2 (WiiU)
Draw a Stickman: EPIC 2 (WiiU)

Adventure 30 November 2017

The second installment of the popular original adventure game series developed by the Chinese-American Hitcents studio. This time, the players are in control of two self-created heroes who find themselves inside a magic book that represents a world conquered by dark forces. Your objective is to help the inhabitants and put an end to the invasion. Once again, gameplay is based on solving various puzzles, fending off opponents, and avoiding numerous traps. To do so, you will have to use the ďmagical pencilĒ Ė with its help, you can breathe life into a number of items, like tools and weapons. In comparison to the first installment, the title offers more pencils of different sizes and colors. Moreover, you can share the items you draw with the gameís community. Draw a Stickman: EPIC 2 features 2D, pleasant visuals in a cartoonish style. The title looks much better than the original production.

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The Girl and the Robot (WiiU)
The Girl and the Robot (WiiU)

Adventure 25 March 2017

This is the debut of Flying Carpet Games - members of the studio that formerly co-created many popular mobile games. The game offers a third-person action-adventure experience offering a story about a girl imprisoned in a castle, built using ancient technology, by an evil queen. However, the protagonist manages to cast off the invisible shackles with the help of a multipurpose robot. This is how their adventure begins; in order for the characters to regain their freedom, they will have to face the queen's guards and a massive number of interestingly designed traps. The game makes vivid references to the oldschool classic Ico (PlayStation 2), emphasizing the interactions between the two characters. The girl can reach hardly accessible areas; the robot on the other hand, shines with a sword in its metal hand, eliminating the enemies encountered and removing obstacles standing in their way.

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Toby: The Secret Mine (WiiU)
Toby: The Secret Mine (WiiU)

Adventure 19 January 2017

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Octodad: Dadliest Catch (WiiU)
Octodad: Dadliest Catch (WiiU)

Adventure 29 October 2015

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Tengami (WiiU)
Tengami (WiiU)

Adventure 13 November 2014

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RymdResa (WiiU)
RymdResa (WiiU)

Adventure canceled

A sandbox game developed by Morgondag, a Spanish studio. The player assumes the role of a lone astronaut who searches for a new home in the unwelcoming interplanetary space. At the core of the gameplay lies exploration of space, gathering new materials and technologies, and devising new parts for eight modifiable ships. The protagonist can also be developed ó the experience points we gather while playing can be spent on enhancing skills from the extensive skill tree. The available specializations include exploration, technology, the ability to find and extract raw materials, and typical survival talents. The characteristic feature of RymdResa is its retro visual layer and the original soundtrack composed by Tom Croke and Pat Jacobs. It is also worth noting that the game world is generated procedurally so every playthrough not only offers a different space map but also unique challenges to tackle.

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