What are the best adventure games?

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asked by Luckynel Fortunoski
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    World of Warships

    JB
    Jack Bailey
    Written on October 9, 2018
    "I've loved this game since it came out. It's full on strategy and naval clashes. Maybe it's because i'm really into battleships and stuff but definitely one of my favorite games!!"
    1. 16
      Grim Fandango Remastered
      Grim Fandango Remastered is one of the most acclaimed adventure games of all time, with all the beautiful art and engaging story fans remember, with even better looks, sounds, and controls than the award-winning original release.
      Games

      Windows, iOS, Android, PlayStation 4, Mac

      Free

      AB
      Aaron Berry
      Written on January 4, 2018
      "Well even though it is well known that Grim Fandango is a great adventure game and it is highly accurate to refer to this game when someone asks about great adventure games it..."
      AB
      Aaron Berry
      Written on January 4, 2018
      "Well even though it is well known that Grim Fandango is a great adventure game and it is highly accurate to refer to this game when someone asks about great adventure games it did not answer the question. The question stated GAMES as in more than one, a list of the best games like this http://www.pcgamer.com/the-best-adventure-games/ you will notice Grim is on this list too."
      RW
      Roger Woods
      Written on December 31, 2017
      "I played Grim Fandango for about an hour yesterday. This game was very unique in its approach."
    2. 14
      The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
      The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is an open world game and the nineteenth installment in the Legend of Zelda series developed for the Wii U and the Nintendo Switch. Travel across vast fields, through forests, and to mountain peaks as you discover what has become of the kingdom of Hyrule In this stunning Open-Air Adventure. 


      Games

      Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo Switch

      $59.99

      BG
      Brenda Green
      Written on January 7, 2018
      "The game is so good. it is creative and allows you to explore. i like it so much"
      BG
      Brenda Green
      Written on January 7, 2018
      "The game is so good. it is creative and allows you to explore. i like it so much"
    3. 14
      Life is Strange
      Life Is Strange is episodic adventure game that follows the story of Max Caulfield, a photography senior who discovers she can rewind time and affect the past, present and future.
      Games

      Windows, Mac, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

      $19.99

      SM
      Steven Mason
      Written on December 27, 2017
      "Amazing game with overwhelmingly(!!!) positive reviews on Steam. It reminds me of The Butterfly Effect (for obvious reasons). The first (out of 5) episode is free. Just try..."
      SM
      Steven Mason
      Written on December 27, 2017
      "Amazing game with overwhelmingly(!!!) positive reviews on Steam. It reminds me of The Butterfly Effect (for obvious reasons). The first (out of 5) episode is free. Just try it! This game is truly special!"
    1. 12
      Day of the Tentacle Remastered
      A disembodied tentacle is accidentally exposed to nuclear waste, giving it human abilities and an ambition to take over the world. Originally released by LucasArts in 1993, Day of the Tentacle is back in a remastered edition that features all new hand-drawn, high resolution artwork, with remastered audio, music and sound effects.
      Games

      Windows, Mac, iOS

      $14.99

      BL
      Brandon Lawrence
      Written on December 28, 2017
      "this is the best adventure game i haveseen so far. it is very intresting"
      BL
      Brandon Lawrence
      Written on December 28, 2017
      "this is the best adventure game i haveseen so far. it is very intresting"
    2. 12
      SOMA

      SOMA is a horror sci-fi themed game developed and published by Frictional Games and was released in 2015. SOMA can be played on Windows, Mac, and Linux computers, and on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

      Games

      Windows, Mac, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Linux

      $29.99

      ES
      Edward Scott
      Written on December 30, 2017
      "If you are looking for a excellent adventure game than look no further. This horror style game will have you on the edge of you seat the entire time you play it. Beautiful..."
      ES
      Edward Scott
      Written on December 30, 2017
      "If you are looking for a excellent adventure game than look no further. This horror style game will have you on the edge of you seat the entire time you play it. Beautiful graphics make this game amazing to look at, and the controls are fluid and natural. A amazing game."
    3. 10
      Her Story

      In this mystery game you will have to assemble the story of a woman who is interviewed about her missing husband. Explore the police's database to know everything you need, including seven interviews of the British woman. 



      Games

      iOS, Android, Windows, Mac

      $3.99

      SN
      Steven Nguyen
      Written on December 31, 2017
      "There are absolutely no words to justify just how great I find Her Story! If you are into crime mysteries, then please check this game out! You will have to put together a..."
      SN
      Steven Nguyen
      Written on December 31, 2017
      "There are absolutely no words to justify just how great I find Her Story! If you are into crime mysteries, then please check this game out! You will have to put together a woman's story regarding the whereabouts of her missing husband. It will really put your mind to the test! I love going through the database of the police to come to conclusions. Piece together information from several interviews with the missing man's wife. Don't miss out on this game!"
    4. 8
      Machinarium

      Machinarium is an independent adventure game by Amanita Design. Players take the role of Josef the robot who was thrown away to the scrap yard. Josef has to return to the city and rescue his robot girlfriend Berta from the Black Cap Brotherhood.

      Games

      Windows, Mac, Android, iOS

      $9.99

      AP
      Alexander Pierce
      Written on December 27, 2017
      "I am a big fan of Steam. I have been using this gaming platform for years. I especially like Samorost and action/adventure type games. I was snooping around steam one day and..."
      AP
      Alexander Pierce
      Written on December 27, 2017
      "I am a big fan of Steam. I have been using this gaming platform for years. I especially like Samorost and action/adventure type games. I was snooping around steam one day and found Machinarium and was instantly hooked. It is a funky world of robots with a great story line and lots of puzzles to solve as you navigate the very impressive graphics and GUI."
      ÁV
      Ángel Velázquez
      Written on January 4, 2018
      "This game is so fun, and after you play with it a couple of time you will be addicted with it. Its so fun and easy to play with it."
    5. 7
      The Walking Dead

      The Walking Dead is an adventure horror game based on Robert Kirkman's award-winning comic book series. It is delivered in a decision based, tale-tell gaming system wherein every decision you make would impact the story and how it unfolds.

      Games

      Windows, iOS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Mac, Android

      Free

      RF
      Randy Flores
      Written on December 27, 2017
      "I usually don't like horror. Whether it's movies or games, I stay away from anything horror. I heard my friends raving about Alien: Isolation and reluctantly decided to give..."
      RF
      Randy Flores
      Written on December 27, 2017
      "I usually don't like horror. Whether it's movies or games, I stay away from anything horror. I heard my friends raving about Alien: Isolation and reluctantly decided to give it a try and I have to say I really like it. Keeps my energy up and makes me feel like I'm exploring a whole new world."
    6. 7
      Minecraft
      Minecraft is a 2009 sandbox indie and arcade video game. The game involves players creating and destroying various types of blocks in a three-dimensional environment, and it is available in many different gaming platforms.
      Games

      Windows, Android, iOS, Nintendo 3DS , Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PS Vita, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4

      $26.95

      PT
      Peter Thompson
      Written on January 8, 2018
      "Minecraft is just a famous game. I would definitely agree that it is among the best of adventure games. The cool thing about minecraft is that you can play it on just about..."
      PT
      Peter Thompson
      Written on January 8, 2018
      "Minecraft is just a famous game. I would definitely agree that it is among the best of adventure games. The cool thing about minecraft is that you can play it on just about any platform. get ready to waste weeks of your life because this game is that fun and addicting."
    7. 5
      The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past

      The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past is the third game in The Legend of Zelda series, and the first and for the Super Nintendo. When an evil magician kidnaps young maidens in a quest to break the imprisoning seal on Ganon, a young boy named Link is called upon to stop him. He must venture into the world as he searches for the maidens and Princess Zelda through Light and Dark Worlds.

      Games

      Nintendo 3DS, Super Nintendo, Game Boy Advance, Wii U

      $7.99

      DS
      Debra Simpson
      Written on January 6, 2018
      "The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past is a pretty good game. It's back to basics and 2D with this old school Zelda quest. I really had fun with the nostalgia-inducing..."
      DS
      Debra Simpson
      Written on January 6, 2018
      "The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past is a pretty good game. It's back to basics and 2D with this old school Zelda quest. I really had fun with the nostalgia-inducing graphics and story."
    8. 5
      Lara Croft GO

      Lara Croft GO is a turn based puzzle-adventure set in a long-forgotten world. Explore the ruins of an ancient civilization, discover well-kept secrets and face deadly challenges as you uncover the myth of the Queen of Venom. 

      Games

      Android, iOS, Windows

      $0.99

      AM
      Austin Morales
      Written on January 2, 2018
      "The beauty of the visuals and sound isn't enough to save this game from failure. Lara Croft GO should be ashamed to call itself a puzzle game when the only puzzle for me was..."
      AM
      Austin Morales
      Written on January 2, 2018
      "The beauty of the visuals and sound isn't enough to save this game from failure. Lara Croft GO should be ashamed to call itself a puzzle game when the only puzzle for me was finding out how to uninstall the game as soon as possible. It's almost as if they took the most simple concepts from each genre to make a pre-school level game that held your hand at every step. Nothing new to see here."
    9. 2
      Lara Croft: Relic Run

      Lara Croft: Relic Run is a free game for Android and iOS in which you are Lara Croft, the same adventurous intrepid as always, now in a new challenge in which she has to explore up to three scenarios.

      Games

      Android, iOS

      Free - with in-app purchases

      BC
      Beverly Carpenter
      Written on January 7, 2018
      "I love this game, its so fun, and these new scenarios of the game are fantastic. I suggest everyone to try it."
      BC
      Beverly Carpenter
      Written on January 7, 2018
      "I love this game, its so fun, and these new scenarios of the game are fantastic. I suggest everyone to try it."
    10. 2
      Rise of the Tomb Raider

      Rise of the Tomb Raider is an action-adventure game developed by Crystal Dynamics and published by Square Enix. the plot follows Lara Croft that continues her late father's research, trekking across Siberia in search of the answers her father couldn't find, facing off against an ancient and ruthless shadow organisation.

      Games

      Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

      $59.99

      RM
      Rose Murray
      Written on January 2, 2018
      "This adventure game is one of my preferred. It has so much adventure and i play with it everyday. me and my friends are addicted to this game lately ."
      RM
      Rose Murray
      Written on January 2, 2018
      "This adventure game is one of my preferred. It has so much adventure and i play with it everyday. me and my friends are addicted to this game lately ."
    11. 1
      Tomb Raider II

      Tomb Raider II is the second game in the famous saga, whose main character is still Lara Croft. You will have to accompany her in her quest for the Dagger of Xian, and conquer the power of the dragon.

      Games

      Windows, Android, iOS

      $6.99

      RC
      Ronald Cruz
      Written on December 26, 2017
      "If you are into adventure games, this one is a real classic. Play as Lara Croft, and quest through ruins to find the dagger of Xian."
      RC
      Ronald Cruz
      Written on December 26, 2017
      "If you are into adventure games, this one is a real classic. Play as Lara Croft, and quest through ruins to find the dagger of Xian."
    12. 0
      Elite Dangerous

      Elite Dangerous is an action-adventure MMORPG game developed by Frontier Developments. It lets players explore an open-world cutthroat galaxy where players battle it out to freedom and glory. It was released in April 2015.

      Games

      Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

      $29.99

      EL
      Eric Lawrence
      Written on March 11, 2018
      "I love this game. Spaceships and galactic intrigue galore keep me locked in the space mode for hours on end. I must save the human race from the perils of dealing with those..."
      EL
      Eric Lawrence
      Written on March 11, 2018
      "I love this game. Spaceships and galactic intrigue galore keep me locked in the space mode for hours on end. I must save the human race from the perils of dealing with those darn aliens. Warp speed!"
    13. 0
      What Remains of Edith Finch

      What Remains of Edith Finch is an Indie adventure game developed by Giant Sparrow. In the role of Edith, you’ll explore the colossal Finch house, searching for stories as she explores her family history and tries to figure out why she's the last one in her family left alive.

      Games

      PlayStation 4, Xbox One , Windows

      $19.99

      AO
      Ann Oliver
      Written on March 21, 2018
      "The art and animation style in this game is unique to say the least. It was really enjoyable to play, although the controls were a little hard to get used to, especially if..."
      AO
      Ann Oliver
      Written on March 21, 2018
      "The art and animation style in this game is unique to say the least. It was really enjoyable to play, although the controls were a little hard to get used to, especially if you're coming from more polished titles. Not to suggest this game is anything but fantastic. I highly recommend it to anyone who enjoys an intriguing plot and adventure."
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      The Sexy Brutale

      The Sexy Brutale is an Indie 3D puzzle adventure game developed by Cavalier Game Studios and Tequila Works. A never-ending masked ball featuring intrigue, murder and the quite possibly occult.

      Games

      Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

      $19.99

      RP
      Rebecca Pena
      Written on March 16, 2018
      "The Sexy Brutale is an intriguing adventure puzzle game. You have to figure out the secrets of the Brutale and determine why the guests are being murdered."
      RP
      Rebecca Pena
      Written on March 16, 2018
      "The Sexy Brutale is an intriguing adventure puzzle game. You have to figure out the secrets of the Brutale and determine why the guests are being murdered."

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    Best adventure games
    Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
    1 Grim Fandango Remastered Games 16 Paid
    2 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Games 14 Paid
    3 Life is Strange Games 14 Paid
    4 Day of the Tentacle Remastered Games 12 Paid
    5 SOMA Games 12 Paid
    6 Her Story Games 10 Paid
    7 Machinarium Games 8 Paid
    8 The Walking Dead Games 7 Paid
    9 Minecraft Games 7 Paid
    10 The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past Games 5 Paid
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