New digital stores, old graphic adventures

July 10, 2009 · Filed Under News, Videogaming · Comment 

News - A succession of fresh, quality news, from inside and outside of the WebIt isn’t exactly the end of the world as we knew it, but the dynamism of adventure games publishers and developers in the summer of 2009 seems to have a weight in the great order of things anyway. The fact is that years after their (alleged) commercial and creative death graphic adventures continue to come out, and in some kind of reboot effort the genre noble fathers try to suggest the way for a possible new renaissance of “point and click” games through the marketplace of digital stores already projected into the future.

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Will Day of the Tentacle be the next LucasArts/Telltale remake?

June 22, 2009 · Filed Under News, Videogaming · 3 Comments 

News - A succession of fresh, quality news, from inside and outside of the WebSummer of 2009 could be much hotter than usual for adventure games fans, because other than the exhumation of the classic of classics The Secret of Monkey Island someone suggested the chance, the idea, the hope to meet again on nowadays LCDs the odd characters belonging to the most noble past of the genre and videogames on the whole. To go straight to the facts, if the new games featuring Guybrush Fruptwood will sell the right amount of copies LucasArts is more than well disposed to pull out of the freezer of memories the rest of its historical series.

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ScummVM 0.12.0, all your adventures are belong to us

September 3, 2008 · Filed Under Emulation & Retrogaming, News · Comment 

News - A succession of fresh, quality news, from inside and outside of the WebWaiting for the Architect of adventure games Ron Gilbert to unveil the (certainly) moronic face of the DeathSpank hero to the world, if one was in withdrawal from “point & click” games he could always practice with ScummVM, the virtual machine designed for the preservation of the good old adventures from Lucasfilm/Lucasarts (and much more) released in these days in its new, sparkling version 0.12.0.

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DeathSpank shows off at Penny Arcade Expo… And where are the monkeys?!?

September 1, 2008 · Filed Under News, Videogaming · 20 Comments 

News - A succession of fresh, quality news, from inside and outside of the WebOnly a few months left, and the offspring of the return of Ron Gilbert on the videogaming stage that matters should make its appearance on the Internet. No absurd puzzles flavoured by wannabe pirates and three-headed monkeys this time, but a new formula that would like to merge the opposed gameplay of the adventures and the wilder hack and slash videogames.

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