Disco is back! In this episode, we revisit one of the classic Sierra Online titles, Leisure Suit Larry. Learn where Larry came from, a little bit about its inspiration, and then, finally, take a trip down memory lane as we explore Lost Wages in detail. It's all here in Episode 7 of our podcast devoted exlusively to adventure games - come listen in!
In this episode, we take a look at Beneath a Steel Sky, the second game developed by Revolution Software (of Broken Sword fame). How does this one stack up against the other classics of the adventure game genre? Find out as we take a look at both the history of the game and, as always, conduct an in-depth talkthrough of the story, puzzles, and overall quality of the experience.
In this episode, we talk about one of the most influential games ever created - the early CD-ROM masterpiece, Myst! Come listen to some of the history behind the creation of the best selling game of all time (at least until the early 2000s), and then relive the mystery once more, as we discuss our in-depth talkthrough of the experience.
In this episode, we take a look at one of the first point-and-click adventure games ever created - the ICOM Simulations developed Deja Vu, the first in the MacVenture line of adventure games (along with Uninvited, Shadowgate, and Deja Vu 2). This episode is focused solely on the first release (Deja Vu), as we tackle the history behind the game, the technologies upon which it was built, and then conduct a thorough talkthrough of the experience. Make sure you don't forget to come listen in!
Our third podcast episode focuses on Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers, an adventure game released by Sierra Online in late 1993. Come join us on a (long) journey as we discuss the history behind the game and, as always, conduct an in-depth "talkthrough" of the entire experience.
This episode (our first real episode) focuses on Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis, an adventure game released by Lucasarts back in 1992 that is widely considered to be one of the best adventure games of all time. We start by talking a little bit about the key adventure game developers in the 80s / early 90s (Sierra / Lucasarts), and then delve into a "Talkthrough" of the game. The man with the hat...is back!
This is the first episode of what will hopefully become a long-standing podcast dedicated to adventure gaming across all eras / timelines. Listen to get a flavor of what the podcast is all about, a little bit about your host, and a small taste of what the future holds.