The best adventure games ever (Part 1)
We’ve run through the old records to analyze the most memorable stories, the funniest characters, and the most interesting puzzles, etc. to find out the very best adventure games on PC, includes traditional point-and-click games, exploration, puzzle, and story-driven games that emphasizes on atmosphere, dialogue, and discovery rather than action or stats.
Most of these choices come are modern-style adventure games, and point-and-click adventures.
Released: 2017 | Developer: No Code
For those who love the satisfying feeling of playing old hardware with click of mechanical keyboards, the magnetic buzz and the thrilling feeling of hot breath of a stranger standing right behind you in an empty house, Stories Untold is a great choice. It features four amazing episodes of sci-fiction horror where player’s primary interactions are focused on a set of old hardware. In the first episode, player sit at a desk and explore an old horror text adventure. At first, things might a but tangled and unclear but soon, the reason player can see the room around and how the text adventure relates to others events will become clearer. In each subsequent level, there are different twists on the setting and old electronics within, making the game some of the most unique, attractive adventure gaming out there.
Released: 2015 | Developer: Dontnod Entertainment
Life is Strange was one of the biggest surprises over the last few years, featuring a Telltale style episodic game. The game stood out among others, with a clever gimmick backed up by tremendous heart centered around a nervous girl who suddenly discovered she has the superpower to rewind time, right on the time of a disaster is expected to hit her town. However, the complications really comes from her relationships, in which there are genuinely difficult choices that she has to make, and the clunkily-written but still efficient coming of age story at its heart.