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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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Halloween 2015 Gaming Special, Day 5: “Fran Bow” (PC)

Classic point-and-click adventure games tend to say little but with many words, even with indies. But Swedish developer Killmonday Games‘ Fran Bow shows that the genre can still tell great stories for a mature audience without compromising puzzle design. What … Continue reading

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Game release: “D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die – Season One” (PC)

Access Games‘ adventure game D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die – Season One was already released almost a year ago as an Xbox One exclusive, but it’s now out on PC as well. With the involvement of Hidetaka “SWERY” Suehiro who … Continue reading

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Bookworming: “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children”

Is the narrative as odd as the title? Find out in Ransom Riggs’ Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (USA 2011, author: Ransom Higgs, publisher: Quirk Books) Sometimes the weirdest things can become things … Continue reading

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