Horatio & Crispin - Primordia (2012)
Indie adventure game published by Wadjet Eye Games, created by Wormwood Studios.
Woodruff & BigWig - The Bizarre Adventures of Woodruff and the Schnibble (1994)
Coktel Vision’s weird adventure about the fast-growing Woodruff and his mission to revenge the death of his teddy bear. The lead designer and writer on the game was Pierre Gilhodes. In europe it was called Woodruff and the Schnibble of Azimuth.
Rosella, Valenice & The Boogeyman - King’s Quest VII: The Princeless Bride (1994)
Continuing my accidental streak of female protagonists on the blog, this is a game I remember being one of the first games I played on my brand new Macintosh Performa with a state of the art CD-ROM drive.
Phew.. finally finished! And I’m pretty happy with these little baby adventurers. Click on the picture to see a larger version.
This is available for sale on print over on Society6 here. You can also buy them as a pillow case, how awesome is that, eh?!
Sonny Bonds & Jessie Bains - Police Quest (1987)
The Master of Disguise, detective Sonny Bonds in a shootout with his arch-nemesis “The Death Angel”.
Fester Blatz - Space Quest III & 6 (1989 & 1995)
Owner of World o’ Wonders and collector of everyday junk and the occasional gem.
The Two Guys from Andromeda, the creators of Space Quest, are finishing up a Kickstarter for a new adventure game and you should pop by and support them. Not much time left!
George Stobbart - Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars (1996)
Revolution Software’s breakout hit. I remember playing this for the first time on a friend’s PlayStation. It was quite hard to control on a gamepad, but the story and characters distracted my young mind from that immediately.
This is available on print at Society6.