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Indie adventures: “Demetrios – The BIG Cynical Adventure” (PC)

Heroes and heroines in point-and-clickers are usually a nice bunch of people, but COWCAT‘s Demetrios – The BIG Cynical Adventure does things a bit differently. Demetrios: The BIG Cynical Adventure (PC) (France 2016, developer/publisher: COWCAT, platforms: PC, PS4, PS Vita, … Continue reading

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Indies in puzzle platformers: “Candle” (PC)

Indie platformers don’t necessarily have to be all about pixels, but can be adventurous with wonderful water colors as in Teku Studios‘ Candle. Candle (PC) (Spain 2016, developer: Teku Studios, publisher: Daedalic Entertainment, platform: PC) Young Teku has to rescue … Continue reading

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Overview of (blog) life in August 2017

August was a busy time for collecting, mostly gaming, but also a fair bit of watching movies, TV shows and other surprises. The overview of (blog) life in July 2017 was quite late due to so many release news, but … Continue reading

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Remakes: “Full Throttle: Remastered” (PC)

Double Fine Productions had quite some success with Grim Fandango: Remastered and Day of the Tentacle: Remastered, but does the more serious and action-heavy adventure game Full Throttle: Remastered make the original LucasArts adventure of 1995 relevant again? Full Throttle: … Continue reading

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Kickstarter adventures: “Thimbleweed Park” (PC)

With 3 years in the making, does Terrible Toybox’ Thimbleweed Park finally bring back the good old point-and-click adventure fun that games like Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick’s Maniac Mansion or Monkey Island popularized? Thimbleweed Park (PC) (USA 2017, developer/publisher: … Continue reading

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