Excerpt: Touch Detective is an obscure point-and-click adventure video
game starring a young detective named Mackenzie. Those familiar with
the genre will know what to expect – mysteries, criminals, and touching
Excerpt: The graphic adventure (aka Point-and-click) genre has enjoyed success on the PC platform, but has never enjoyed much success on consoles. The whole point-and-click interface is often smoother and easier with a mouse than with a controller's D-pad, which often makes the pointer drag slowly and...
Summary: The point-and-click genre was an extremely popular genre on the PC format, with games such as Myst, Discworld, Monkey Island, Sam & Max, The Longest Journey and Broken Sword being examples of some more popular outings.
Excerpt: I’m quite pleased with the amount of Adventure games that have hit the DS. Phoenix Wright and Trace Memory are two of the better ones. The former offered a wacky story and a novel idea for a plot, while the latter really showcased what the DS could do.