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Subreddit for the discussion and appreciation of the adventure game genre.
What's an adventure game?
Adventure games are typically story-driven titles in which the player assumes the role of the protagonist. Gameplay usually consists of dialogue and environment-based narratives explored via solving puzzles. They are often linear but many modern titles have experimented with branching paths, multiple endings, and innovative gameplay elements, such as Resonance's short-term and long-term memory feature. Despite rumours to the contrary, the genre is decidedly not dead.
- The Secret of Monkey Island
- Police Quest
- Broken Sword
- The Blackwell Series
- The Journey Down
- Day of the Tentacle
- Grim Fandango
- Tex Murphy
- Spoiler tags must be used! Yes, even if the spoiler is for a 20 year old title.
Example: [[Madre de Dios! It's El Pollo Diablo!](\/spoiler)] [Madre de Dios! It's El Pollo Diablo!](/spoiler)
Piracy is not condoned here. There aren't any feelies in a torrent file so what's the point?
No, abandonware isn't okay, either.
Let's Plays - You can post them, but only under the following conditions:
- Only one short part of an LP series may be submitted, provided it is spoiler free
- You may not make a separate submission with another part of an LP series until at least 7 days have passed since posting the previous part
- The URL must go directly to the video in question and must not link to a playlist
- You may not link to further parts in the comments
- LPs of well known games (for example any LucasArts title) are completely prohibited
- You may or may not be notified if your LP submission is removed - it will not be reinstated
You should consider posting to /r/LetsPlayVideos instead of here
Remember: Adventure games are NOT DEAD!
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