Category Archives: point-and-click

My Week Unwrapped: October 30, 2017 – FROST, SIMULACRA, Adventure Escape Starstruck, Stranger Things, Yesterday Origins, Nory’s Escape and More

Hi everyone and welcome back to another installment of My Week Unwrapped, where I discuss all the games I've been playing over the last seven days. There have been a lot of great ones to cover, and some that are perfect for Halloween. So if you don't have plans to go out tomorrow, you might want to curl up with one of these instead. Also, don't forget to check out the sales at the bottom of the page. There are some hot deals going on! FROST Kunabi Brother's artful puzzle/toy hybrid, FROST, came Read more [...]

Adventure Escape Starstruck: Walkthrough Guide

Adventure Escape: Starstruck By: Haiku Games This is a complete step-by-step walkthrough guide with hints, tips, tricks, answers and solutions for the iOS and Android puzzle adventure game, Adventure Escape: Starstruck, by Haiku Games. Walkthrough: Chapter 1, Movie Set: You can watch my video for this chapter or continue below for my step-by-step guide. 1. A young movie actress named Perla Rosa and her personal assistant Marco have gone missing! Kate needs to head to the movie set to investigate. Read more [...]

‘Thimbleweed Park’ iOS Review: Retro Point-and-Click Gaming for the Modern Age

Thimbleweed Park By: Terrible Toybox (Ron Gilbert) As a point-and-click adventure fan, I knew I was supposed to be excited about Thimbleweed Park when it was announced, but I'd be lying if I didn't say I had mixed feelings. As I mentioned here, I didn't grow up on LucasArts games, but rather those like Broken Sword. So I don't have any nostalgic attachment to the retro art or old school action verb controls. On the contrary, I saw that list of verbs covering a third of the screen and part of Read more [...]

My Week Unwrapped: October 2, 2017 – Flower, Kensho, The Witness, Ticket to Ride: First Journey, Harald and More

Hi everyone, and welcome back to My Week Unwrapped, where I discuss all the games I've been playing over the last seven days. If you've been following closely, you've probably noticed that I've been spending a lot of my time with the Witness. This is true and hopefully won't bother anyone, as I'm really enjoying it. But I did manage to fit in some time for other games and write a few reviews, which I'll link to below. Also, don't forget to look at the sales at the bottom of the page! The Witness Soooo Read more [...]

My Week Unwrapped: September 25, 2017 – The Witness, Thimbleweed Park, Morphite, Another Lost Phone, Kensho and More

Hi everyone! I don't know about you, but I'm overwhelmed by all the amazing games we've been getting over the last few weeks. Just when I think I can sort of maybe juggle the four games I'm in middle of, out pops another high-profile game I've been waiting for. It truly is a great time to be a mobile gamer, and even more so if you like puzzle and adventure games. But instead of babbling on, let's get on with the latest installment of My Week Unwrapped, where I tell you what I've been up to the Read more [...]