point-and-click adventure games


'Thimbleweed Park' Knows Why People Like Me Give Up on Adventure Games

In its casual mode, 'Thimbleweed Park' offers a blissfully frustration-free adventure.


Parsing the Secret History of Adventure Games and Sierra

A new paper takes aim at our assumptions about Sierra On-Line and what the adventure game genre looked like in the 1980s.


'Hohokum' Is a Clever Puzzle Game That Makes as Little Sense as Possible

"Hohokum" is a game best for players willing to forget everything they know.