The best adventures in the Xbox Game Pass

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We introduce you ten games from the Xbox Game Pass with beautiful stories and / or crisp riddles.

In the nineties Point – & – Click Adventures enjoyed great popularity. Especially the titles of Lucasarts (Monkey Island and CO) are today considered a true classic. However, plays of this kind have strongly lost popularity. For this, the Adventure Genre has become much more varied. Nowadays, even games are preferred to put more emphasis on their story and less on crunchy puzzles. You usually do not click around with the mouse on individual screens, but explores the worlds in the ego or third-person perspective. In the Xbox Game Pass find adventures of all varieties. The ten best specimens we introduce you here.

Call of the Sea

Platforms: PC, Console, Cloud

Call of the Sea takes you to 1934. But no bang, you do not have to do here with a world war game. Instead, you explore a mysterious island in the South Pacific. There it has lost the protagonist Norah. She s looking for her missing husband, who once led an expedition there. On the Eiland, Norah discovers traces of a past civilization and thus covers some mystery.

She explores the game world in Call of the Sea in the ego perspective. The game offers fantastically beautiful environments. But as the saying goes? Optics is not everything. The title also convinces content. He tells an exciting story and instead of being a pure walking simulator, Call of the Sea also fires some puzzles that challenge your brain cells.

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Day of the tentacle remastered

Platforms: PC, Console, Cloud

Lucasarts First: Thanks Double Fine, the Studio of Tim Scherer, who once worked in the legendary Adventure forge, is a good Remaster of Day of the Tentacle. One would claim that was the best point – & – Click adventure ever. A classic and Genarmilstein is without any doubt.

The act revolves around a group of young heroes who have to travel into different crossings and prevent a mutant, purple tentacle to tear world domination. That sounds totally absurd and that s it, but it s just a lot of fun. Day of the tentacle is extremely funny, but also with clever puzzles, which span several time levels. Thanks to the new edition, you can enjoy the whole thing in high-resolution graphics and not only on the PC, but also on the consoles and thanks to Xbox Cloud Gaming on the phone.

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Platforms: PC, Console, Cloud

Eastshade not only explore a picturesque world, but does not make you the same as the painter. As such, you explore the title island and can set up your easel everywhere to capture the beautiful views as pictures. Eastshade is still much more than that. On the Eiland a variety of characters lives. You get to know you, help you with your problems, may even include friendships.

In addition, the open game world has to offer such a few secrets, which is why it s worth exploring it. Gradually, you will also turn off crafting recipes, thanks to which your tool can make you open up new ways. Puzzles are also available in EastShade. However, the great peculiarity of the game is just the painting theme through which the title from other games stands out.

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Full Throttle Remastered

Platforms: PC, console. Cloud

Lucasarts for the second: Even Full Throttle, which was the original in Germany full throttle, has learned a revival by Double Fine and is included in the Xbox Game Pass. Unlike Day of the Tentacle or the Monkey Island games (which so far unfortunately missing in the library of the subscription service), Full Throttle is focused on an older audience.

You play here Ben Throttle, his sign leader of the motorcycle gear Polecats , which is involved in a murder story. He watches like Malcom Corley, the boss of the last motorcycle factory of the country, is killed … and then accused himself to be the offender. Now he has to prove his innocence and nevertheless prevent the true murderer, Corley s deputy, changing the focus of the company. Of course, he d rather produce minivans instead of motorcycles and of course Ben can not be allowed as a passionate biker.

Now to Full Throttle Remastered in the Xbox Game Pass!

Grim Fandango Remastered

Platforms: PC, Console, Cloud

All good things are three and therefore found in this list a third game that was once developed by Lucasarts and rebuilt by Double Fine: Grim Fandango. This has been the first 3D adventure of the studio. Some would say that it has been the last chapter of the glorious point – click times by Lucasarts. After that, just escaped from Monkey Island and that did not matter as well as the predecessors.

Grim Fandango has no setting that frequently pick up video games: the Mexican Dead Rich. This is also mixed with film Noir, which results in a unique combination. You play Manuel Manny Calavera, who works in the city of El Marrow in the realm of the Dead at the Department of Dead, Short Dod, as a travel consultant. He did not do enough good deeds in his life, which is why he is forced to do this job to finance the trip to the realm of eternal peace. One day he covers a conspiracy in which his employer is involved, and makes it the task of providing justice. The control that is not exactly one of the strengths of the original has been significantly improved for the Remaster so that you can enjoy the humor and the good puzzles without problems.

Now to Grim Fandango Remastered in the Xbox Game Pass!

Night in The Woods

Platforms: PC, Console, Cloud

If you want to play Night in The Woods, you should be aware of a matter: the game does not exist in German and it is very dialogue. Without sufficient English skills you will have little joy. However, if you master the world language, you should be as a subscriber of the Xbox Game Pass of this gem necessarily try.

Night in The Woods is about Mae, which has stopped her studies and returned to her hometown Possum Springs. She now lives again with her parents, has no job and must realize that a lot has changed in her old new place of residence. Her friends have developed further. You learn you to know you better, but can not spend the same amount of time with everyone. Although every day you have the freedom to do and let what you want, but so a day takes no eternity. If you do not explore Possum Springs or talk to other characters, your mini games completed. For example, Mae Bass plays in a band and the samples will be a kind of Guitar Hero from the Adventure.

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Tell Me Why

Platforms: PC, Console, Cloud

After two life is strange games, the French developer dontnod entertainment has released another adventure with Tell Me Why, which focuses more on his narrative as a playful draft. This is also an episode game, but was published in one piece. The first episode is now generally playable for free, as Xbox Game Pass users have access to all three episodes without having to pay extra.

The story revolves around the sibling pair Tyler and Alyson, which return to their hometown in Alaska in 2015 to sell their parents home. They walk in the footsteps of their own, difficult past. Tyler who was born as a girl and meanwhile identified as a man, his mother killed his mother as a child. To the childhood of the twins, however, so much mystery ranks and with the help of their supernatural ability to survive memories of each other, try to vent them.

Now to Tell Me Why in the Xbox Game Pass!

The Gardens Between

Platforms: PC, Console, Cloud

In Adventures, especially those of the old school, puzzles like playing a prominent role. In The Gardens Between they are the dominant game element. This is a puzzle adventure in the truest sense of the word. The two best friends Arina and Firding advised in a world that consists of landlady island gardens. On those ferrules find louder objects from the childhood of the two and so they go to an adventure that lets them revel in their own memories.

The core element of The Gardens Between is the manipulation of the time. At the push of a button, you split up and back and thus controls the movements of the two main characters. In combination with the interaction possibilities with regard to the various objects, puzzles that are getting tricky, which will continue to progress. The Gardens Between manages to connect an emotional, poignant story with clever puzzle design. With two hours of playtime, the title is very short, but it does not always matter to the length.

Now to The Gardens Between in the Xbox Game Pass!

The Walking Dead

Platforms: Console, Cloud

Telltale Games has already published the Walking Dead successful games, about three seasons of Sam & Max, but the very big breakthrough succeeded by the Californian studio in 2012 with The Walking Dead. And even if the series has subsided with the secondary seasons in terms of content, we still have the first season still very much to the heart, you should not know them yet.

Everything starts with the fact that the main character Lee is sitting on the back seat of a police car and to be brought into a prison by a sheriff. But the two will never reach their goal. The zombieapocalypse breaks out, it comes to an accident and lee so free. But that should hardly enjoy him, where he is immediately attacked by undead. Pretty quickly, he meets the small Clementine whose parents are traveling. He promises to take care of them and so they herself together with the country with the aim of finding Clementines parents. Playfully, that s all very shallow, but the characters and the fantastically written dialogues make The Walking Dead for a game, the fans of zombie layers should never be left left.

Now to The Walking Dead in the Xbox Game Pass!

What Remains of Edith Finch

Platforms: PC, Console, Cloud

We end this list with one of the best games of all time. No, we do not exaggerate at this point, because What Remains of Edith Finch is really terrific. As the Gardens Between fills it an evening, but you will not forget that. The premise is simple: Young Edith returns to the house of your family to learn more about your relatives, all of which died under partially strange circumstances.

The special feature of What Remains of Edith Finch: Here, narration and gameplay truly hand in hand with each other. The best examples for this … Let s not anticipate you at this point. The best would be, you do not inform you about the game, but also simply gives it yourself. Only as much: what works in the beginning like a walking simulator, then has more gameplay to offer than you think. Only right puzzles should not you expect.

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