Return of the Obra Dinn
Return of the Obra Dinn is an Adventure, Puzzle, and Single-player video game developed by 3909 LLC for Multiple Platforms. The game takes place abroad a fictional ship whose passengers and crew have died mysteriously. As an agent, the player must explore the world to uncover the truth behind the scenes. During the investigation, the player needs to find clues, analyze them, and solve the mysteries to advance through the game. Using a Memento Mortem stopwatch, the player the stop the moment of the crew member’s death to see the identity of each member, how and where they died. The player moves across the world from a first-person perspective uses the graphical-style inspired by games on Mac systems. To complete the task the game provides the player with a book that includes a drawing of each member, the crew roster, and the layouts of the ship. Return of the Obra Dinn includes core features such as First-person Perspective Exploration, Find Objects, challenging Puzzles, etc.
#1 Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors
Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors is an Action-Adventure, Graphics and Visual novel video game. The game is about the main character Junpei who along with eight other individuals is abducted and is locked up aboard a sinking Cruise Liner. All of them are forced to play a game named as Nonary Game, which involves Exploration of the whole ship and solving some twisted and challenging puzzles. With six different game endings all based up on your actions and decisions, episodic story, and a challenging game-play, 999 is one of the best Adventure-based Visual Novel video game to play and enjoy.
#2 Touch Detective
Touch Detective is an Adventure and Single-player video game developed by BeeWorks and published by Success Corporation. The game uses the point-and-click interface and deals with a mix of puzzle and adventure gameplay elements. In the game, the player controls a detective named Mackenzie with a task to solve four challenging mysteries takes place in a town of Osawari. Both the storyline and the art-style reflect a fantasy mood. The game is divided into four episodes, and each has a set of mystery that the player must complete advancing through the story. In the first episode, Penelope comes to the protagonist to help her in finding sweet dreams. In the second episode, Penelope goes missing, and upon investigating the case, it seems like her room was broken. Similar to first two episodes, last two episodes has its unique storyline, a set of puzzles, and mysteries to uncover. During the gameplay, the player can interact with NPCs to gather information, find clues, and use to solve the mystery. Touch Detective includes prominent features such as Four Episodes, Find Clues, Become a Detective, and more. Try it out, if you love playing puzzle games.
#3 Bucket Detective
Bucket Detective is an Adventure, Story Rich, and Single-player First-person Perspective video game developed and published by The Whale Husband for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS. The game offers unique gameplay, in which the player needs to help a cult accomplish a ritual in exchange for inspiration to complete the writing his thrilling novel. It comes with a story-based experience where the decisions the player make will determine which of the five different endings the player received. The player can play several times to unlock other parts of the storyline and can take over forty-five minutes to complete the story. The game takes place in the detailed home where the player can move from a first-person perspective, interact with objects and the environment to find the truth behind the scene. He has to complete several objectives to find clues and use them to solve the puzzles. Bucket Detective includes prominent features such as Story-focused Gameplay, First-person Exploration, Play Multiple Times, and more. Check it out.
realMyst is an Adventure, Puzzle, Point-and-Click and Single-player video game developed and published by Cyan Worlds. The game invites the player to navigate the massive deserted island, where the player unearths the terrific storyline involving a set of books that reveal the alternate planes of reality. The player must explore the environment from a first-person perspective, use his wits to find hidden clues in the 3D environments. During the gameplay, the player will discover video clips, text, and other items to solve the tricky puzzles. It brings an exciting gameplay that the player has never experienced before. There are a variety of levels and each level offers a set of objectives that the player must complete to progress through the story. As the game progresses, it becomes tough to master and additional content will be unlocked. realMyst includes core features such as Dynamic Environments, Haunting Music, Advanced Navigation, Hint System, and more. Try it out, and you’ll enjoy it.
Syberia is a 2002’s Hit Single-player Point-and-Click Action and Adventure, Third-person video game by Microids. The game follows the story of Kate Walker, game Protagonist and a skilled Lawyer who tries to wrap up a deal for her client in Europe and Russia, but soon after reaching her destination, she is forced to run for her life. With amazing and realistic visual novel style, wonderful environments, brilliant characters and immersive game-play, Syberia allows you to experience the true hardships a Lawyer can go through and in her case, as the story-line suggests, you get a really good lesson out of that. Running for her life, Kate goes through a number of hardest phases of her life including the time when she receives calls on her Cell Phone from unknown numbers and a worsening relationship with her fiancé. According to the story of the game, Kate reaches to French Village named as Valadilene, where she attends the funeral of Toy Factory owner, an old lady named Anna Voralberg. After a visit to the local notary, Kate gets to know about the Old lady’s brother Hans, living in the North-East of Europe but his whereabouts are unknown. In order to transfer the ownership, Kate must find him and when she starts off her journey to find Hans, the story takes a massive turn that actually writes the fate of Kate. A drama begins that topples her life upside down. Now in order to go with the story and enjoy the game, you must get into the character of Kate and start exploring. Syberia offers a fantastic thrill filled Drama and an equally exciting game-play that makes this game one of the most amazing additions to this specific genre. If you are a fan of Action-Adventure gaming, you must play this game and raise the curtains off of the mysterious theme of the game. With all the amazing things combined, Syberia offers a unique story, a totally challenging and quite exciting game-play and beautiful 3D visuals for you to enjoy.
#6 The Moment of Silence
The Moment of Silence is one of the best Third-person Point and Click Action-Adventure video games that offers loads Investigative aesthetics and allows you to be Peter Wright who loses his wife and son in a terrorist attack and because of that he is not in a good shape. One day a neighbor of his gets arrested by S.W.A.T and after talking to his wife, Peter gets to know that the neighbor was a freelance journalist who was in deep connections to the terrorist organizations. Your task is to simply have this opportunity and go find out the truth about who killed your wife and son. The Moment of Silence offers kind of twisted story and game-play and allows you to enjoy an amazing old-school type Point-and-Click aesthetics, guide Peter to wherever you want and perform different actions that will eventually take you to further parts of the story. With long adventures, amazing dialogues with NPCs, brilliant voice overs and fairly realistic visuals and game-play, The Moment of Silence is marvelous piece of gaming.
#7 Nikopol: Secrets of the Immortals
Nikopol: Secrets of the Immortals is an amazing Point-and-Click Adventure and Visual Novel Style video game. The game is set in Future in the year 2023, France in the Era of Dictatorship. Nikopol: Secrets of the Immortals allows you to be the protagonist Alcide Nikopol, whose father goes missing after the rumors of his CryoPreservance and Exile into the outer Space. Denying the facts, Nikopol starts searching for the truth about his father’s disappearance and finds out the clues that lead to the fact that his father may be alive and is in the city. This is where you get into the paly, your task is to get into the role of Nikopol and start exploring the game world, gather up the clues, objects, interact with the NPCs, solve some challenging puzzles to unlock different things and finally find your father and conclude the game. Nikopol: Secrets of the Immortals with an amazing setting, wonderful environment, immersive game-play and marvelous visuals, is a brilliant game to play and enjoy. Do try it out.
#8 Atlantis: The Lost Tales
Atlantis: The Lost Tales takes you to an amazingly addictive Fantasy-based Action-Adventure and Point and Click experience and leaves you right in the middle of the lost City of Atlantis. The game allows you to be the unnamed protagonist who works as the Special protective guard of the Queen of Atlantis and upon the sudden disappearance of the queen, takes the responsibility to uncover the mysteries and finally find the Queen. As you start off your journey, you’ll find the clues about Queen’s Guards leader’s involvement in Queen’s disappearance and after knowing about that, you’ll have to act quickly because the Guards leader Creon intends to conquer the world with the help of an ancient Power and a new weapon. You must stop Creon from doing that by jumping to different in world and out world locations, finding the clues and objects and by finding the light equal to the power of the weapon that Creon has. After you have acquired the Power, go hunt down Creon and all his minions, free the queen and conclude the game. Atlantis: The Lost Tales is a one amazing game that offers a brilliant story and a wonderfully immersive game-play along with great visuals.
#9 Dark Fall: Lost Souls
Dark Fall: Lost Souls is a great Action and Adventure, Point-and-Click and Horror video game. If you are a fan of horror games with adventure elements, this one’s definitely a good one to try. The game blends in Puzzle solving with the core game-play and offers a truly new experience of adventure gaming. Dark Fall: Lost Souls is set on the eerie locations of Dowertown Hotel and The Train Station where you in the Character of a Disgraced police officer will have to follow the story. Evidence Tempering in Amy Haven disappearance case leads to Protagonist’s expulsion from the force and now after half a decade, crimes are being committed in a same manner as Amy Heavens. The protagonist finds this opportunity a investigate Amy’s case again on his own and regain his dignity. You are required to get into the character of the protagonist, explore the places of interest, gather up the clues and objects that will eventually lead you to the murderer, help the police arrest the Killer, regain your dignity and conclude the game by finally sending the responsible behind bars. Dark Fall: Lost Souls offers a wonderful story, great visuals and an immersive game-play to enjoy.
#10 A Vampyre Story
A Vampyre Story is one of the most liked and played Point-and-Click Action-Adventure and Puzzle video game by Autumn Moon. The game is set in 1892 in an Apocalyptic Era and allows you to go against the hordes of undead (Vampires) in order to survive and to save the ones depending on you. The story follows the character of Mona De Lafitte who after being converted into a vampire starts off the journey to go back home in Paris, France in search of a normal life, but she gets kidnapped and the game tasks you to find out the truth about her disappearance. In order to find her, you’ll have to go through the Dark Castle, explore the premises, find different clues and objects, plan your further strategies, solve some challenging puzzles and find her out. The Point-and-Click element of the game allows you to interact with NPCs, Objects etc. solve the puzzles with the help of collected objects and clues and finally find Mona to conclude the game. A Vampyre Story offers an impressive game-play, brilliant visuals and a lot of other great things to discover.
#11 The Longest Journey
The Longest Journey offers a great Point-and-Click, Action-Adventure, Exploration and Puzzle experience for all the lovers of these specific genres. With amazing new characters, brilliant setting and an immersive game-play, The Longest Journey lets you be part of a multi-layered and a great story that will definitely leave you spellbound for quite some time. The game is set in the two parallel universes named as Stark and Arcadia and it allows you to be the protagonist April Ryan, a student living in Stark City who has the magical ability to move between the two universes. You as the protagonist will have to move to the Arcadia Universe where she meets with the White Dragon who tells her about the coming adventure. Soon after meeting the White Dragon, April gets attacked and suddenly shifts back to the main Stark universe. In order to find out the source of attack and who is behind it, you’ll have to move to a number of locations, interact with objects and NPCs, collect the clues and solve some challenging puzzles and finally reach to source and conclude the story. With a number of great characters, a marvelous setting, immersive game-play and stat of the art visuals, The Longest Journey is a fun game to play.
#12 Amerzone: The Explorer’s Legacy
Amerzone: The Explorer’s Legacy takes you to amazing First-person Point-and-Click Adventures of a journalist and explorer who struggles to save a mysterious species of a Bird. The game offers a resembling game-play and story to Syberia and allows you to embark on a journey in the drawbacks of the year 1990. As the stories told by a renowned explorer named Alexander Valemboise about giant white birds started to fade away, you as the young journalist took the challenge of investigating the matter and embarked on the journey. Following the story-line, you’ll have to go through the harsh and unforgiving environment of Amerzone and find out the clues about the stories told by Alexander Valemboise, get back with the relevant and strong proof of his stories being true and help him regain his dignity. Amerzone: The Explorer’s Legacy offers a wonderful gaming atmosphere and allows you to enjoy an amazing and quite fascinating Adventure experience. With marvelous game setting, great visual details, well-written story and an engaging game-play, Amerzone: The Explorer’s Legacy is one of the best Action-Adventure and Point and Click puzzle video game to enjoy .
#13 Aura: Fate of the Ages
Aura: Fate of the Ages is another great addition to the Action-Adventure, Point-and-Click Puzzle and Exploration genres. The game offers an immersive game-play from a First-person perspective and lets you experience one of the most engaging experience ever. Aura: Fate of the Ages offers lot of amazing puzzles to solve and investigative aesthetics and allows you to immerse yourself deeply into the core game-play. The story of the game tells about an ancient legend that involves four rings that bear great power and the one who is able to collect them and wear them, can have immense powers. Following the legend, you as the protagonist will have to embark on four amazing adventures to find the Sacred rings and have all the great powers. Each and every adventure is set in a different game world and offers different puzzles, objects, NPCs etc. to interact with and to collect all the clues. The Point-and-Click element of the game allows you to move to places, interact with the environment, objects and NPCs, get directions, or collect relics etc. and finally find out all four of the rings. Aura: Fate of the Ages offers a great story, brilliant graphics and a challenging game-play to enjoy.
#14 Nibiru: Age of Secrets
Nibiru: Age of Secrets is an immersive Point-and-Click Action-Adventure Puzzle and Exploration video game that offers an amazing Opne World to explore, NPCs to interact with and Objects and Clues to be collected. The game kicks off after the discovery of an old tunnel under the newly built Highway. The tunnel was made by German Forces in the World War 2 era and after the discovery, whole world starts asking questions out of curiosity. This is where you get into the play as the protagonist Martin Holan, an archaeology student who gets hired by his uncle to examine the tunnel. Martin is ordered by his uncle to meet one of his friends at the site but the man he was about to meet, gets murdered in cold blood. It is now your duty to investigate his murder by exploring the tunnel and all the surrounding area, collecting objects and clues, interact with the NPCs and environment, capture the man who murdered the victim and solve the mysteries of the tunnel. Nibiru: Age of Secrets offers long quest type adventures and allows you to immerse yourself into the world around you deeply to enjoy the game. With a great plot and story, brilliant visuals and an engaging game-play, Nibiru: Age of Secrets is a wonderful game to play and enjoy. Do try it out.
Myst is a graphic adventure puzzle video game published by Cyan Worlds. It takes the players to the gameplay containing colorful scenery and puzzle elements. The game allows the player to be a stranger who uses a magical and special book to travel to the island, where he solves enigmas and travels to loads of other worlds known as “The Ages.” The player travels to the new worlds, searching for clues that help him proceed to the advanced levels.
As the game progresses, the player finds out about the backstory of all the characters in the game. It offers multiple endings of the game all based upon the actions that the player character performs. The game offers an adult-centered and entirely non-linear story, realistic characters and appearances, twisted gameplay with an ethical dilemma. It gives you the First-person perspective, beautiful visuals, plenty of room for both the character and gameplay, great stories, and exploration.
#16 Broken Sword
Broken Sword is an Adventure game series with strong Point and Click elements. The first game in the series was released in 1996 named Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars. The story of series revolves around the protagonists named Nicole Collard, an American Patent Lawyer, a Freelance Journalist and George Stobbart. In the story, Gorge Stobbart is the victim and witness on a café named La Chandelle Verte. After an investigation, the secrets comes out the name of the serial killer who steals a briefcase and set off a bomb inside the case. The series includes various scenarios and lets you get into the role of the protagonist and explore the crime scenes. Interrogate the criminal, find clues, analyze suspects, and catch the man who is guilty. In the series, each entry has a set of unique cases, crimes, and scenes. The series contains a lot of games such as Broken Sword: The Shadow of Templars, Broken Sword II: The Smoking Mirror, Broken Sword: The Sleeping Dragon, Broken Sword: The Angel Death, and Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse.
Sanitarium is an Adventure, Horror, Point and Click, and Single-player video game created and published by DotEmu. The game is set in a creepy Universe and revolves around an exciting story. According to the story, after a horrible car accident, you found yourself in a strange asylum and your head wrapped in bandages. After awaken you’ll face many challenging questions such as Who am I? What am I doing here? And how do I escape? The game has a set of challenging levels filled with complex puzzles. Your main objective is to solve the puzzles to get hints and find a way out. It embarks you on a captivating adventure where you can immerse yourself in Point and Click experience. The game becomes more challenging as you explore it. Sanitarium offers addictive features such as Auto Save System, Achievements, Dynamic Hint System, and more. Try it out and you’ll enjoy it.
#18 Shadowgate Classic
Shadowgate Classic is an Adventure, Point, and Click, Puzzle and Single-player video game created by ICOM Simulation, Inc. The game takes place in the fantasy-based world and lets the player get into the role of the last great hero-king. The world is invaded by the evil named Warlock lord and the ultimate task is to defeat the evil and save the world. To progress in the castle, the player has to accomplish a series of challenging puzzles. It has different levels each with different challenges. There are hundreds of scenarios to navigate. Earn points by completing each level and unlock others. The game embarks the player on an epic quest to search a mystic artifact called the Staff of Ages and fend off the evil Warlock from hiring a deadly demon called Behemoth. The protagonist will face death if he opens a wrong door or pulls the wrong switch. Shadowgate Classic is the best game to play and enjoy.
#19 Echo: Secrets of the Lost Cavern
Echo: Secrets of the Lost Cavern is an Adventure video game by Kheops Studio. It is available to play on Microsoft Windows and Mac platforms and supports Single-player mode. The game puts you into the role of the protagonist named Arok who is a fifteen-year-old boy from the Paleolithic times. It takes place in the prehistoric time, 15000 BC. At the time, the people were able to communicate with each other, cook food, make weapons for the hunt, burn fire, and cut flint. The game embarks you on a fruitless adventure during the Stone Age where the protagonist discovers a cavern having a strange symbol. The cavern tells the protagonist about a charismatic traveler named Klem who is a painter and can communicate with the spirits through painting that he creates. In the game, the ultimate task is to gather many items that you need and survive as long as possible. You must learn how to create a spear, and traverse through exciting locations, navigate overcome obstacles and face deadly enemies. The game combines the elements of Puzzles, Exploration, and Survival. Echo: Secrets of the Lost Cavern is the best game to play and enjoy.
#20 Syberia 2
Syberia 2 is an Adventure, Exploration and Single-player video game by Microids. It is the second installment in the series of Syberia. The game combines the elements of puzzles, third-person perspective, and adventure. In this entry, the game introduces more realistic characters and the environment. It takes place in stunning environments consists of jungles, snow-covered, mountains, and towns. Explore the game world, solve different puzzles and level-up. The story revolves around the protagonist of the first game named Kate Walker who is an American lawyer and her efforts to find a way out. The protagonist has stuck into a remote dessert called Syberia in Russia, where her main goal is to explore the environment to survive as long as she can. It has a variety of levels and each with its unique gameplay, challenges and more. It offers exciting features, modes, and story. With detailed graphics, mouse-driven gameplay, and brilliant mechanics, Syberia 2 is the best game to play and enjoy.
#21 The Dig
The Dig is an Adventure, Point and Click and Single-player video game developed and published by LucasArts. The game offers exciting gameplay and lets the player get into the role of the protagonist who is a commander named Boston Low and a member of the five-man team. According to the plot, an asteroid coming toward the earth’s direction and the player along his team must plant explosives on an asteroid to change its direction. During the mission, the team discovers an asteroid in the hollow and his team transported to a complex, a strange alien world full of advanced technology. There are a set of levels, and each level has its unique tasks and gameplay. The player uses the cursor of the mouse to point to objects, people and other parts of the environment and interact with them. Talk to NPCs, gather items and use them during gameplay. With the superb story, point and click gameplay and brilliant controls, The Dig is the best game to play and enjoy.
#22 Myst: Uru Complete Chronicles
Myst: Uru Complete Chronicles combines the elements of MMO, Puzzle and Adventure by Cyan Worlds and Ubisoft. It has both Single and Multiplayer mode and it is the fourth entry in the series of Myst canon. As compared to previous edition, it takes place in the new era and lets the player to create and customize his own virtual avatars. With the use of his avatar, the player can explore the City of ancient race called the D’ni, unearth secrets and solve complex puzzles. The player explores the world from third-person perspective and can uses first-person perspective for closer inspection of objects and clues. The character can pick up any object, carry a set of items, can interact with NPCs and other players. Different clothes, items, accessories, hairstyle, skins, etc. are available for customization. The main objective of the player is to navigate different landscapes, obtain different missions, fulfill their requirements and earn experience points that he can use to unlock special suits, items, and other features. With super addictive gameplay, excellent mechanics and wonderful visuals, Myst: Uru Complete Chronicles is the best game to play and enjoy.
Paradise is a Third-person, Point, and Click, Adventure-based Puzzle video game developed by White Birds Productions and published by Micro Application. In this game, the player can take on the role of a female protagonist named as Ann Smith daughter of the King Rodon in the fictional African country of Mauritania. Ann hears the news of her father is ill but she en route to see him because her plane is shot down. She is rescued but she cannot remember her past life. The ultimate task of the player explores the different location, collect all the items and try to know about his past life. The game offers different levels, and each level of the game is more difficult of the last one. The game offers brilliant third-person views with mouse driven, the player just click on the locations/object the main character move in the position to interact with them. With fantastic game mechanics, content rich story plot, stunning visuals, immersive and quite engaging gameplay.
#24 Sinking Island
Sinking Island is a Third-person, Point, and Click, Adventure-based and Single-player video game created by White Birds Productions and published by Microids. It is a fantastic game that allows the player to solve a number of puzzles and immerse himself into the beautiful game world. In this game the player can take on the role of a police officer named as Jack Norm and the ultimate task of the player is investigate the mystery of the murder of Walter Jones. The game allows the player to explore the fictional Island and Art Deco tower, where the player interacts with the environment, gather all the useful clues and solve the puzzle in order to progress. Sinking Island includes core features such as Explore different locations, upgrades, unlock more Levels, NPCs, and lots of other things, etc. With brilliant game setting, fantastic game mechanics, a content rich game story and an actually very interesting and quite engaging gameplay with excellent graphics
#25 Titanic: Adventure Out of Time
Titanic: Adventure Out of Time is an Adventure, Point and Click and Single-player video game developed by CyberFlix and published by GTE Entertainment. The game takes place in the virtual Titanic Ship and cast the player in the role of the former British spy, who sent back in the time to accomplish the failed mission to fend off WWI, WWII and the Russian Revolution. It is a mix of manipulating the ship, solving a variety of puzzles, etc. elements. The game features multiple endings depend on the decision taken by the player during the gameplay. The ultimate task is to control the character and navigate the environment from first-person perspective and engage himself in point and click experience. Navigate the environment, collect useful items and clear the set of levels to progress through the game. With superb addictive gameplay, brilliant mechanics, and attractive sounds, Titanic: Adventure Out of Time is the best game to play and enjoy.
#26 Scooby-Doo: Showdown in Ghost Town
Scooby-Doo: Showdown in Ghost Town is an Adventure, Detective, Puzzle, and Single-player video game published by The Learning Company for Microsoft Windows. The game brings challenging gameplay, revolving around a gang which is stopped for a snack at Los Burritos. Soon they find out that town is haunted by a phantom called the Faceless Rider, a mysterious creature with glowing eyes. The main part of the game starts after the gang have reached the town where they found something strange. After that, they decide to find the truth behind the scene and solve the mystery by completing a set of levels. The game is played from a third-person perspective, and the player can interact with non-player characters to explore the event and then find clues to solve the mystery by capturing the mysterious being. During the gameplay, the player will encounter new screens and characters that will provide clues and information. At different points, the player will encounter puzzles, including a tapped character. Several mini-games are also featured that the player can enjoy while playing the game.
#27 The Coin Game
The Coin Game is an Adventure and Single-player Simulation developed by Devotid Media. The game deals with an arcade gameplay that turn by goofy robots on a small island full of exciting things to do. However, the arcades offer highly detailed machines with realistic physics that were heavily inspired by advanced arcade machines. The game features a redemption area to exchange the counted tickets for all types of fun prizes. In the game, the player can play as he like. During the gameplay, the layer needs to play fun-filled games and struggle to win tickets to exchange for awesome prizes. The player don’t need to worry about anything but winning silly tickets. The Coin Game includes prominent features such as Islandville Vehicles, Super Prizes, Highly Detailed Games, and more. Try it out, and you’ll love it.