Master Leonardo is in trouble, his latest experiment has drawn unwanted attention. He trusts you, his lowly apprentice to retrace his steps and aid him. To do so, you first […]
Most puzzle games have you controlling a single character or object, but what happens when you must control two of them, in parallel rooms identical to each other but need […]
I promise, this will be one of the last Nancy Drew articles I write…maybe. Ok, it’s not likely. I like the games and there’s lots of them to talk about. […]
Last week I spoke of the two categories I separate puzzle design into, those being the story driven ones, the ones with a close tie to the game’s narrative and […]
I said it on Twitter a few days ago, that this week I was going to name-drop or speak of HeR Interactive‘s Nancy Drew series quite a bit, because it’s the […]
If there’s one thing that you can expect from an adventure game, it’s puzzles. They’re part of the genre, and even the slew of choice-based adventures we’ve seen in the […]
I have spoken in the past of the Nancy Drew games by HeR Interactive and despite the continued contrivance of its puzzle design and placement, I do thoroughly enjoy every […]
A job-hunting day for Aidan turns into a dimension-hopping adventure when he finds clues to his missing father’s whereabouts. But when his daughter follows him into danger, they’ll have to […]
It’s the dawn of time and Fire is a precious commodity. When Ungh fails to keep the fire alive, they send him out into the wilderness to reclaim it. This […]
The Europa ground team is lost, no communication from them in two weeks. To find them or at least figure out what happened, Ava Turing descends to the planet and […]
What would you do if a strange seed of light suddenly took you from your home and placed you in a land enclosed by a dome? Would you accept things […]
An astronaut is lost in space, sucked through a wormhole and spat out somewhere he doesn’t know. No, it’s not Farscape, it’s the latest puzzle game Nebulous.
Lines, bars and pies are usually just boring charts on a PowerPoint presentation, showing you dull numbers while someone drones on about stats. But only in Metrico+ do these come […]
A little wizard makes his way through perilous castles in search of…something. It’s Mystery Castle.
The King has seen the face of death and decided he doesn’t want that, death is so boring after all. So he sends his knights on a valiant quest to […]
One of the more surprising announcements in my inbox was that the Square Enix Collective would showcase games at Rezzed. I looked the titles over and liked what I saw enough […]