Knightin’+ by Muzt Die Studios is a classic adventure game inspired by the masterpieces from the 90s. The game is available on Steam and can now also be played in German.
“Join brave sir Lootalot on his epic quest in this little Zelda-lite adventure. Explore and fight your way through the dangerous dungeons filled with traps, puzzles and magical artifacts. And, of course, show the evil bosses who is the real boss here.”
“A lightning strike ignites a breathtaking chain of events, and a blogger follows the Grim Reaper to Hell. Angelo’s channel suffers from a lack of likes and views. He needs them. At any cost. Deciding to record his journey to another world with the Grim Reaper, he hopes he can create the most trending, most liked, most hyped video of all time. Unfortunately for Angelo, that world is Hell. And it’s inhabited by people with more than a few problems, who will need his help. Make a visit to the Devil himself! But be careful because… well…you’ll see. In Hell, Angelo won’t be traveling alone. Even a blogger needs a sidekick.”
Breathedge by RedRuins Softworks is an ironic outer space survival adventure game. Take on the role of a simple guy called the Man who is just carrying his grandpa’s ashes to a galactic funeral and suddenly finds himself in the middle of a universal conspiracy. The game is available in Early Access on Steam – and now also in German!
“A massive space hearse suffers a wreck in the deep space, leaving the area filled with debris, coffins, dead passengers and yourself. Survive in this interstellar dump, uncover a global conspiracy, save the princess and don’t break your fingers while tapping the keyboard as you travel around the world (keeping your display on for full immersion is advised).”
Gibbous – A Cthulhu Adventure by Stuck In Attic is a fun and dark point-and-click adventure game from Transylvania! It’s about the dreaded Necronomicon, Cthulhu himself and … a talking cat!
Discover this comedic cosmic horror adventure from Transylvania and experience the vast world through the eyes of three adorable protagonists with 2D animation in a Disney-like style! Now available on Steam and GOG – of course also with German subtitles. In this sense: Cthulhu fhtagn!
“Darkham, with its crooked gambrel roofs, dark alleys, and a past shrouded in secrecy, never really was a welcoming place, but nowadays? Kooky cults are popping up everywhere, and that most evil book, the Necronomicon, is spoken of in trembling whispers once more.
Detective Don R. Ketype is on the case to retrieve the mysterious evil tome, but unsuspecting librarian Buzz Kerwan stumbles upon it and accidentally transforms his cat, Kitteh, into a walking, talking abomination. Being humanized? Quite a downgrade.”
Sagebrush by Redact Games is a narrative adventure game inspired by real sects. Do you dare to explore the abandoned Black Sage Ranch? The game is now available in German – on Steam, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Port by Ratalaika Games.
“Sagebrush is a short-form first-person narrative adventure about exploring the compound of an apocalyptic Millenialist cult in remote New Mexico years after they collectively took their lives in a mass suicide event.
In Sagebrush, you’ll investigate the long-abandoned Black Sage Ranch, the former home of Perfect Heaven, an apocalyptic cult formed in the early 1990s under the guiding hand of the prophet Father James.”
Clea by InvertMouse is a horror adventure game, where you must outwit the so-called Chaos Servants and escape from the Whitlock Mansion. The game is now available on Steam – also in German, of course!
“Mum and Dad have been experimenting on Chaos Servants, but now, the monsters have been let loose. Clea, with her brother in tow, must escape from the Whitlock Mansion. Watch your back, Clea. Those closest to you may be the real terror.”
Stormhill Mystery: Family Shadows by Specialbit Studio is a fantastic adventure in the style of a hidden object game. Uncover the secrets surrounding your family’s mansion and stand up to the spirits of the world in between! The game is now also available in German!
“Once upon a time there lived a merchant with his wife. The family was happy and had never known grief. However, their maid, Julianne, was jealous of the little family’s happiness and secretly dreamed of taking the place of a beloved wife. She learned of unholy powers hidden deep within the manor that could be summoned by a ritual … although there was a cost. She cursed the merchant’s wife, unleashed deadly powers. The merchant vows to devote the rest of his life to finding a way to release his beloved wife from her cursed world.”
Oculto (formerly Void Mine) by Eteru Studio (developer of Hostil) is a narrative sci-fi adventure full of dangers and secrets. Discover what happened to the crew of a space station and unravel the mystery of the Ironclaw. Now available – of course also in German!
“Attn: JON GAUSS, space derelict investigator authorized by EXO-MINING CENTRAL AGENCY.
You have been assigned the mission of reporting the status of mining station IRONCLAW docked on asteroid UMBRA-133. All communication attempts have been unsuccessful. You are the closest investigator to the scene of the incident.
Keep in mind that you will be exploring the station in absolute absence of GRAVITY. In addition, it is probable that you will encounter a number of UNKNOWN HAZARDS that will challenge your determination. Remember you WON’T have access to WEAPONS, so be prepared to FLEE if necessary. It is important that you manage to HACK the electronic devices you find to determine what has happened to the crew. In addition, you may need to extract the security PASSWORDS for each level.
We look forward to your report. Good luck, detective. Signed: EXO-MINING CENTRAL AGENCY.”
The Revenge of Johnny Bonasera: Episode 3 by Rafael García is the third installment of the hilarious point-and-click cartoon-style series. You take on the role of the title-giving Johnny and experience all kinds of dubious adventures. The third episode was completely translated into German by me, but I also fixed the translations of the first and second episodes.
“After escaping from the police station, Johnny and his friends go to find Hangar 19. Johnny will have to borrow the spaceship from the Hangar to reach the alien base and rescue his mother. Meanwhile, Capitán Wachimolete has been captured and is being tortured by the aliens.”
NAIRI: Tower of Shirin by HomeBearStudio is a point-and-click adventure with visual novel elements. The game is available for Windows and Nintendo Switch. The German translation was done by Michael Stein and myself.
“Follow Nairi, a troubled upper class girl, and Rex, a gangster-turned-scholar, as they uncover a dark mystery involving the mysterious Tower of Shirin! In a world brimming with with delightful, deadly, and dastardly creatures Nairi will need all her wits to outsmart bandit cats, befriend crime lord ducks, and escape a conspiracy as old as time. NAIRI: Tower of Shirin is a charming graphic adventure with adorable characters within a troubled world that is sure to delight people of all ages looking for a strong narrative and puzzle experience!”