The original Puzzle Quest brought some much-needed depth to the puzzle genre. Players could assume the role of specific characters with specific skills and attributes, adding strategy to each battle. Puzzles were tied together via a story and map screens, with loot and stats for those who wanted it. The game was a hit, managing …
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Avadon 2: The Corruption is a lot like Avadon 1. Much in the same way most Spiderweb Software titles are very similar to other Spiderweb titles. You’ll be fighting the exact same enemies (in appearance and action) you’ve fought before, exploring areas that you’ve seen and explored before, and opening chests you’ve seen before filled …
It seems like Europe is the place to go for point-and-click games lately. From Daedalic’s awesome Deponia series, to newer entries like The Journey Down, Europe has been keeping the genre alive in both quantity and quality. Studio Fizbin looks to keep this trend going with their game, The Inner World. They’ve done their best …
Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is a walking around simulator. A cute, sometimes pleasant, sometimes touching, walking around simulator. You control two brothers on a quest to get some medicine for their father. Along the way you encounter nothing even slightly resembling a challenge. In fact you barely encounter anything resembling a game. The …