1. That Dragon, Cancer

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That Dragon, Cancer

That Dragon, Cancer is an emotional narrative about a boy’s fight against cancer at the age of four. With Imaginative gameplay that explores things such as faith, grief, love, and hope, That Dragon, Cancer tries to portray a struggle with cancer in a realistic light. Despite the bleak subject matter, there is plenty to enjoy, as the game’s environments are beautiful and poetic, with a plot that will touch even those who haven’t been affected by cancer in some way.

  1. Deponia: The Complete Journey

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Enjoy the complete journey of Deponia, which contains the entire Deponia trilogy, and offers a humorous plotline based around a man named Rufus, who is trying to leave his junk filled planet behind. With tons of puzzles to solve, humorous dialogue, and colorful characters to meet, Deponia: The Complete Journey is the best way to enjoy the award winning Deponia series.

  1. Read Only Memories

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Read Only Memories is a cyberpunk Point and Click adventure set in Neo San Francisco in the year 2064. You are a journalist who meets the world’s first Sapient (conscious) robot, and must find out what has happened to its creator. This mystery requires you to interact with a wide array of characters (some of which are LGBT oriented) while you search the city for clues as to what has happened. This BAFTA nominated game is a new breed of Point and Click adventure, including character types that are rarely represented in the gaming industry.

  1. Grim Fandango Remastered

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Manny Calavera is a Travel Agent at the Department of Death, who is drawn into a conspiracy that could threaten his very passage into the afterlife. This remastered version of the classic Grim Fandango game includes hi res artwork and textures, new recorded audio of the classic soundtrack, and new dynamic lighting. Dive back into Grim Fandango with this new remastered version and enjoy the Point and Click puzzles as you wander through the life and death of Manny Calavera.

From classic Point and Click to episodic adventure games, there is something for everyone in this growing game genre. Whilst there are undoubtedly several other great games to be added, these are the 10 that stood head above the crowd for us.

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