Subject: Cool news for old adventure game fans Tue Feb 11, 2014 3:56 pm
Double Fine is starting a new Amnesia Fortnight, inviting us to choose the three game projects which will be made. And, IMO, one of them seems like a dream come true for the fans of 1990s adventures.
It's called Eras of Adventure, and it would chronicle the history of adventure games (i. e. it would begin as a text adventure, then an oldschool EGA game like Maniac Mansion, then a DOTT or Sam & Max-style, then Toonstruck or CMI, and so on), all tied together with a single plotline. Expect lots of references, pastiches, homages, etc.
I suggest that we support it, there are only 2 days left: https://www.humblebundle.com/doublefine
hatshepsut Adventurer Extraordinaire
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Subject: Re: Cool news for old adventure game fans Wed Feb 12, 2014 3:02 pm
Sounds like an interesting adventure. Thanks for letting us know.
mindysue Daredevil Pioneer
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Subject: Re: Cool news for old adventure game fans Fri Feb 14, 2014 5:43 am
Hmm, what are the other two projects? Among the games mentioned above, I only played Sam and Max Hit the Road.
lakerz Daredevil Pioneer
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Subject: Era of adventures Sun Feb 16, 2014 1:43 am
I like the concept of Era of Adventures. I think there was an indie RPG game that explored a similar type concept.
Subject: Re: Cool news for old adventure game fans