Games with Great Scenariosby pylke | created - 29 Sep 2014 | updated - 8 months ago | Public
Some games with great scenarios and lasting impressions in random order
2. Broken Sword: Circle of Blood (1996 Video Game)
Adventure, Drama, Mystery
George Stobbart, an American tourist in Paris, attempts to unravel a conspiracy when he witnesses a bomb attack on a small Parisian cafe.
4. Broken Sword: The Sleeping Dragon (2003 Video Game)
While George witnesses the murder of one of his clients, Nicole finds herself in a similar situation. They soon realize that both murders are connected.
5. Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse (2013 Video Game)
T | Adventure
After a murder in a Parisian art gallery, George and Nico find themselves in a series of mysterious situations.
6. The Longest Journey (1999 Video Game)
M | Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
April Ryan is a young visual-arts student in Venice, Newport. She's been having some strange dreams lately, but little does she know about the important role she'll have in changing the future.
7. Dreamfall: The Longest Journey (2006 Video Game)
M | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Ten years past the inexplicable technological collapse of 2209, in a renewedly rallying future world, twenty-year-old Zoë must set out for a journey to help a friend expose an ultimate conspiracy that may be connected with the recurring visions she have been seeing lately.
11. The Secret of Monkey Island (1990 Video Game)
E | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Young pirate wanna-be Guybrush Threepwood sets out to pass the Three Trials, woo the governess Elaine Marley, reach the fabled Monkey Island and vanquish the nefarious ghost pirate LeChuck.
12. Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge (1991 Video Game)
Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Having vanquished the ghost pirate LeChuck with a soft drink, Guybrush Threepwood now seeks the treasure of Big Whoop. During his quest he discovers LeChuck is back from the dead. Once again.
13. The Curse of Monkey Island (1997 Video Game)
K-A | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
After escaping an evil carnival, Guybrush encounters both his true love Elaine and his arch-enemy LeChuck. After defeating LeChuck Guybrush proposes marriage to Elaine, mistakenly using a cursed diamond ring, turning her into solid gold.
14. Escape from Monkey Island (2000 Video Game)
T | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Returning from their honeymoon, Guybrush and Elaine find that Elaine has been declared dead, a ruthless Australian land developer is buying up the Caribbean, and all are in a race to discover the terrible secret of the Ultimate Insult.
15. Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 1 - Launch of the Screaming Narwhal (2009 Video Game)
E10+ | Adventure
After accidentally releasing a voodoo pox while attempting to permanently destroy LeChuck, Guybrush must investigate the cause of winds that are keeping ships from leaving Flotsam Island.
16. Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 2 - The Siege of Spinner Cay (2009 Video Game)
Guybrush travels to the Jerkbait Islands to learn more about a sponge capable of curing the voodoo pox. But he soon runs into trouble.
17. Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 3 - Lair of the Leviathan (2009 Video Game)
Guybrush and Morgan LeeFlay find themselves in deep trouble after their ship is swallowed by a manatee.
20. Gabriel Knight 3: Blood of the Sacred, Blood of the Damned (1999 Video Game)
M | Horror, Mystery, Drama
The investigation of a kidnap leads Gabriel to the French village of Rennes-Le-Chateau where a dark and sinister mystery lies ready to be solved.
21. Still Life (2005 Video Game)
M | Adventure, Crime, Drama
A young FBI agent is on the trail of a brutal serial killer. She discovers that her grandfather worked on a very similar case in Central Europe more than half a century earlier.
22. Machinarium (2009 Video Game)
Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A point-and-click adventure in which a humble robot must free his friend from the clutches of the nefarious Black Cap Brotherhood and save the control tower of the Steampunk-like city of Machinarium from being blown up.
Director: Jakub Dvorský
25. Gray Matter (2010 Video Game)
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26. The Black Mirror (2004 Video Game)
M | Adventure, Crime, Drama
Following the death of his grandfather, Samuel Gordon heads back to Black Mirror, the family's ancestral home, to investigate the matter.
27. Black Mirror 2 (2010 Video Game)
Adventure, Horror, Mystery
12 years after the first game, a series of strange events takes young photography student Darren Michaels from his small, quaint seaside town of Biddeford, Maine to a small European tourist trap town and its old castle.
28. Black Mirror III (2011 Video Game)
Adventure, Crime, Horror
Darren alias Adrian is now possessed by the spirit of evil Mordred, so he teams up with a renegade female priest to try and find a way to exorcise and destroy Mordred and save himself.
29. Resonance (2012 Video Game)
When a brilliant physicist dies unexpectedly, the race is on to secure his work before it falls into the wrong hands. The lives of four characters become entangled as they fight against the clock to find the scientist's secret vault.
30. Blackwell Unbound (2007 Video Game)
The sound of a lone, ethereal saxophone drifts over the Roosevelt Island promenade, while a series of accidents plague a construction site. The citizens of Manhattan take no notice of these events, let alone think they are connected.
31. Blackwell Convergence (2009 Video Game)
Bizarre connections are a dime a dozen for the Blackwell family, but just how far back to they go? Medium Rosangela Blackwell and her spirit guide Joey Mallone are about to find out.
32. Blackwell Deception (2011 Video Game)
Street psychics make a fortune preying on the gullible and milking them dry. So when these victims begin dying and leaving confused spirits behind, it can only take a genuine psychic (and her wayward spirit guide) to clean up the mess.
33. Blackwell Epiphany (2014 Video Game)
A dead man's soul cries out against the force of a ferocious blizzard. The police is powerless to stop it, so the duty falls to the only ones who can. What force could be so powerful and so malevolent? Rosa and Joey mean to find out.
34. Gemini Rue (2011 Video Game)
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35. Shardlight (2016 Video Game)
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36. Kathy Rain (2016 Video Game)
Set in the 1990s, Kathy Rain tells the story of a strong-willed journalism major who has to come to terms with her own troubled past as she investigates the mysterious death of her recently... See full summary »
37. Das Schwarze Auge - Satinavs Ketten (2012 Video Game)
In Andergast, King Efferdan awaits a state visit from high-ranking dignitaries. For centuries the kingdom has been at odds with neighboring Nostria, but now first steps are being undertaken toward a lasting peace.
40. Edna & Harvey: Harvey's New Eyes (2011 Video Game)
Lilli is the best-behaved little girl in the world. She executes all her chores in a diligent manner, no matter how unfair they may be, but her innocent way of carrying out the orders of others has something both tragic and eerie about it.
41. The Night of the Rabbit (2013 Video Game)
Join young Jerry and follow a peculiar white rabbit to the wondrous realm of Mousewood, a land where critters can speak and where mystery abounds.
42. A New Beginning (2010 Video Game)
In the far future, due to ecological disasters, life is only possible in caves deep under the ground and the human race is about to disappear. Some inventors were able to develop a time machine and they send some researchers back in time.
44. Mafia III (2016 Video Game)
M | Action, Adventure, Crime
After the murder of his surrogate family at the hands of the Italian mafia, Vietnam War veteran Lincoln Clay seeks vengeance on those who took away the only thing that mattered to him.
46. Gone Home (2013 Video Game)
M | Adventure, Drama, Mystery
A woman returns home after a long absence. She finds it ominously empty. In an attempt to find out where her parents and sister are, she goes through their things. What she discovers will shock her and fascinate her.
49. Murdered: Soul Suspect (2014 Video Game)
M | Crime, Fantasy, Horror
A detective, murdered by a serial killer, returns as a ghost and must combine his investigative skills with powerful supernatural abilities to uncover the shocking link between his own death and a series of killings terrifying the town of Salem.
50. Secret Files: Sam Peters (2013 Video Game)