Though it’s light on interactivity, Old Gods Rising manages to infuse at least a bit of puzzle solving into its exploration of a creepy, deserted university campus. The developer’s ability to combine cheeky humor with a Lovecraftian mystery is more impressive yet.
Category: Adventure Corner
Adventure Corner returns for another look at a title not usually covered by the site, but which may be of interest to our readers. In this edition, Alex Fuller attempts to survive the Feast of the Yomi-Purge in visual novel Raging Loop.
An Ancient Evil, The Mage, and…Solitaire based combat? It’s weird, and yet, it works.
Sam Wachter returns with another Adventure Corner. In this edition she takes a look at Turnfollow’s graphic adventure title Wide Ocean Big Jacket, and dreams of summer.
Welcome to Adventure Corner, a column where members of the RPGamer staff can give their thoughts, impressions, and pseudo-reviews for various adventure titles that don’t come under our usual coverage. In this edition of the column we take a look at the ambitious full-motion video adventure game, Telling Lies on PC.
When two people bump into each other at a park over eight years ago, it kicks off a chain of relationships that will intertwine in unexpected ways. Half Past Fate provides an interesting twist on the classic visual novel in both form and function.
A game that’s designed around failing shouldn’t be interesting, and yet this one manages to pull it off with style.
What do a 90s actress out of a job, a floating CRT monitor, and picross puzzles have in common? Naturally, it’s murder mysteries.
When your little brother is bored and cooped up in the hospital, what’s a guy to do besides make a video game for him? The latest Adventure Corner looks at the Apple Arcade title Takeshi & Hiroshi.
Guildlings is a unusual episodic RPG that tasks players with thinking outside the box, outside their phone, and sometimes outside of reality.
Coffee Talk takes up the mantle of visual novel slash beverage service. Is it worth staying for a cup?
“Come and explore Tesla’s floating city,” they said. “It’ll be fun,” they said. Adventure Corner sets sail in the Teslapunk thriller Close to the Sun.
Spike Chunsoft provided an unexpected release with Steins;Gate: My Darling’s Embrace earlier this month. The spin-off lets its characters and players diverge for some lighter-hearted stories.
Savy is missing, and best friend Lina is on the case. Taking on the role of one of the last human cab drivers, Neo Cab dives into multiple mysteries, while ferrying around a vibrant cast of characters, one trip at a time.
Zero Escape series director Kotaro Uchikoshi returns with Spike Chunsoft for a new adventure title. AI: The Somnium Files sees investigator Kaname Date and his AI partner diving into the subconscious.
With the recent launch of Apple Arcade, a slew of RPGs and Adventure titles have arrived. Does Tangle Tower stand out in a sea of new offerings?
A city covered by the sea, a mystery in the deep, and fantastical creatures walking the streets. All in a day’s work for a detective.
Catherine: Full Body looks to subtly enhance the original experience like a fine wine. But if two’s company, will three Catherines become a crowd?
RPGamer’s Adventure Corner returns for a detailed look at visual novel World End Syndrome. The recently-released title from TOYBOX and Arc System Works sends players to the rural town of Mihate, where they are thrust into a mystery involving the themes of life and death.
RPGamer’s Adventure Corner returns to look at some non-RPGs that could prove to be of high interest to our readers. This edition features a couple of Switch releases: point-and-click adventure Deponia and visual novel Steins;Gate Elite.