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Adventures made in Germany: “The Book of Unwritten Tales 2” (PC)

Does KING Art Games’ Kickstarter-funded adventure game The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 tread new ground in the point-and-click genre or is it just another succession of mildly amusing scenes and good puzzles? The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 (PC) … Continue reading

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Adventures made in Germany: “The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles” (PC)

Prequels to games aren’t as common as in the movie industry, but this doesn’t mean that they’re inferior to the original, as KING Art Games’ point-and-clicker The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles shows. The Book of Unwritten Tales: … Continue reading

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Adventures made in Germany: “The Book of Unwritten Tales” (PC)

There is always a fine line between subtle references to well-established genres, books, movies or other media, and obvious parodies trying too hard to be funny and only ending up rather tame in humor. The German sense of humor is … Continue reading

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GOG release: “The Moment of Silence”

House of Tales’ point-and-click adventure game released back in 2005 might be old news, but the recent DRM-free release of The Moment of Silence still shows that it has lost none of its political and social themes’ potency. Martin Ganteföhr … Continue reading

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Kickstarter adventures: “Broken Age” (PC)

The games industry hasn’t been the same since Double Fine‘s Adventure Game Kickstarter project that turned into the point-and-clicker Broken Age. But is the final product really worth the hype? Broken Age (PC) (USA 2014/2015, developer: Double Fine, publishers: Double … Continue reading

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