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Adventure game like Nightmare's Adventures Witch's Prison


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  1. clix wheeze

    clix wheeze New Member This Topic's Starter

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    I'm looking for android adventure games that are not in the 'combat' genre and not really in the 'hidden object' adventure. more like Myst or Riven of the old days, where you solve puzzles in your quest. The only one i've found was Nightmare Adventures, Witch's Prison. it was great, and i'm wondering if anyone can help either with identifying other games in this genre, or even what the genre is so i could search myself. They don't have to be free apps.
     

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    4lph4num3r1c Well-Known Member

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    I'd like to know this too. After reading about this in the op, I checked out this game and am really liking it. Anyone else tried this or know of something similar?
     
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    The Secret of Grisly Manner is like Myst / RIVEN but it is pretty short. I thought I was just getting started and it was the end of the game. I would really like to see those games ported the Android though.
     
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    clix wheeze New Member This Topic's Starter

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    hey thanks - yap that's exactly the type of thing i'm looking for. there is a reference to the Lost City in there too.

    If anyone else has other suggestions, i'm ears.

    I still think the Witch's Prison is the best so far given it's length and puzzle cadence.

    clifford
     
  5. szumerspirit

    szumerspirit New Member

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    I have been seeking this exact type of game and have found several (see below) All of these are Point and Click adventures with some Hidden Object mixed in.

    I have already beaten those below so if I missed any that anyone can direct me to, I would really appreciate it. Tgis is the only type of game I am good at and I am scraping the bottom of the barrel now :)


    Demonsland
    Empress of the Deep Parts 1 & 2
    Bloody Mary
    Cryptic Caverns
    Cryptic Keep
    Snarkbusters
    Secret of Grisley Manor
    The Lost City
    Twisted Lands
    Witches Prison
    The Passenger
    Mystery of the Crystal Portal
    Sanctuary
    Flee
    Natalie Brooks
    Pirate Mysteries
    Emma and the Inventor
    Alabama Smith
    Infernus
    Machinarium

    Ive read about a few that should be coming out soon

    Kaptain Brawe
    The Journey Down
    Monteville the Child
    Mystique (out for phones but should be avail for tabs soon)
    Doublefine Adventure
    The Silent Age
    Botanicula
     
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  6. RedRageGaming

    RedRageGaming New Member

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    Hi,

    Im a spare time developer and have a series of point and click games called Amnesia, chapters 0,1&2. Chapter 0 is a short demo with 1 & 2 longer paid games.

    As I said, Im a spare timer and only started learning Java 18months back, so dont be expecting Monkey Island (yet), but Im proud of what I've achieved.

    Aside from my own plug, the Mystique series is quality!
     
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    The point and click adventure, Broken Sword: Director's Cut is available now for Android. I couldn't resist when I saw the title. Bought it right away.
     
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    Can u teach me how to download the witch prison?
     
  9. ktchong

    ktchong Well-Known Member

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    iOS has Myst and Riven for over a couple years now. They have pretty good reviews and user ratings as well. Seems like Android got shafted. Again.
     
  10. intransit74

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    Thanks 4 the great games, RedRage! My roomie is stuck on chapter 2, though; got the "China", can't get into the bedroom. Where may we find a hint or two, dear sir?
    This is the genre I search for at every turn. Thanks to all who contributed this info!
     
  11. CVL

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    Great thread! :)

    Thanks for providing such a great list of games suggestions. I'll be sure to check those out I haven't gotten around to so far. :)

    Enigmatis by Big Fish Game is a nice adventure/puzzle/hidden object game as well, really liked it. Another one, Million Dollar Adventure by Nevosoft Inc looks interesting too.
     
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    Big Fish Games has several other games that look like they fit in the same genre. I usually get kind of bored playing these games (though I did like the Monkey Island and Indiana Jones series). Search Google Play for Big Fish Games and you'll see several other titles with a similar play style such as Azada and Empress of the Deep:

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=Big+Fish+Games
     

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