Studying the History of Graphic Adventures

A list of graphic adventure games that I’m currently working my way through.

Bold indicates completed. Links are to posts I’ve written about those games.

  1. Bureaucracy, 1987 (Abandonwear) – 5:00 (incomplete)
  2. The Secret of Monkey Island, 1990 (Steam/GoG) – 5:20
  3. Space Quest IV: Roger Wilco and the Time Rippers, 1991 (GoG) – 5:00
  4. Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge, 1991 (Steam/GoG) – 7:00
  5. Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis, 1992 (GoG) – 6:00
  6. Simon the Sorcerer, 1993 (GoG) – 6:45
  7. Freddy Pharkas: Frontier Pharmacist, 1993 (GoG) – 4:45
  8. Day of the Tentacle, 1993 (GoG) – 4:00
  9. Sam & Max Hit the Road, 1993 (GoG) – 3:50
  10. Quest for Glory IV: Shadows of Darkness, 1993 (GoG) – 10:49
  11. Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers, 1993 (GoG)
  12. Beneath a Steel Sky, 1994 (GoG)
  13. Full Throttle Remastered, 1995 (GoG)
  14. Broken Sword, 1996 (GoG)
  15. The Neverhood, 1996 (Abandonwear)
  16. Blade Runner, 1997 (Unavailable online, but can be found in the darker places of the Internet)
  17. Sanitarium, 1998 (GoG)
  18. Discworld Noir, 1999 (Abandonwear)
  19. The Longest Journey, 1999 (GoG)
  20. Syberia, 2002 (GoG)
  21. The Black Mirror, 2003 (GoG)
  22. Syberia II, 2004 (GoG)
  23. Sam and Max Save the World, 2006 (GoG)
  24. Machinarium, 2009 (Steam)
  25. The Dream Machine, 2010 (Steam)
  26. L.A. Noire, 2011 (Steam)
  27. To The Moon, 2011 (GoG)
  28. The Blackwell Legacy, 2012 (Steam)
  29. The Walking Dead, 2012 (Steam)
  30. The Dark Eye, 2012 (GoG)
  31. Silent Age, 2012 (iPad)
  32. Broken Age, 2014 (Steam)
  33. Dropsy, 2015 (Steam)
  34. Thimbleweed Park, 2017 (GoG)