New Releases for March 20, 2012 - Kingdoms of Amalur DLC and a Slew of Nordic Adventure Games!
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Adventure games abound in today’s releases! Six of Nordic Games’ excellent adventure games land in your lap today, along with the hotly anticipated, pirate-themed DLC, Legend of Dead Kel for Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning! Whether you prefer your adventure on the high seas or in spooky old manor-houses, there’s a game here for you!
The legendary pirate Dead Kel and his Hanged Men have returned to haunt the seas of northern Amalur. Embark on a journey to the distant island of Gallows End with the eccentric Captain Brattigan in an adventure that will uncover a secret so great that it has incited wars and toppled kingdoms. Discover powerful new weapons and Twist of Fate Cards and use them to conquer the island's unique inhabitants.
Indulge your inner pirate here!
Legend speaks of the Clan of the Keepers – the guardians of the sacred rings. When united, the beholder of these rings is granted great power and immortality, allowing them to traverse parallel universes and create new ones. However, only the Clan elders and their wisest students are permitted entry into the worlds beyond.
Explore this original and exiting adventure game here.
Prepare yourself for a journey like never before as you encounter the World of Aura 2: The Sacred Rings. This first-person point-and-click adventure is the sequel to Aura: Fate of the Ages. Take on the role of Umang as you wake up and find yourself alone in a strange, dark and unwelcoming world. Clenched in your fist lie a series of rings – the Sacred Rings that grant the holder unlimited power and immortality.
Explore this brilliant sequel to an excellent adventure game here.
British nobleman, Samuel Gordon, has just returned to his homeland after a self-imposed twelve year absence. Reluctantly returning to his magnificent home, Black Mirror Manor, he is desperate to prove that the untimely death of his ancestor, William Gordon, was not just an ‘unfortunate incident.’
Samuel reads William’s private diary and quickly discovers that there have been a number of mysterious deaths, and as he gets closer to these crimes, he realizes that he is very much at the centre of the mystery. Samuel must do all he can to solve the mystery and keep himself alive.
Try and survive the manor. Enter the big scary doors here.
Ready for an experiment? In Experiment 112, you'll experience innovative-shared adventure across dilapidated ships, sweeping cliffs and across scenic coastlines. Mysteriously, you find yourself in the ship's operations room faced with a highly advanced panel of controls, surveillance monitors, and a wide array of sophisticated technology. As you watch the monitors for other signs of life, you discover a woman, Professor Lea Nichols, in a cabin connected to intravenous tubes. Unable to find a way to Communicate with her directly, you realize that you are her only hope. She needs your help to escape her prison and get the medical help she desperately needs. The problem is, an unseen captor too is holding you prisoner. The only way to escape is to help one another. But who are you? Who is she? Why do you control both your fates? Is escape from this floating prison your only goal?
Begin your own experiment here.
Dead Reefs is a stunningly beautiful mystery adventure which takes place on an island off of England’s coast, set in the tumultuous 18th century. In the course of a murder investigation, Dead Reefs will take gamers through a world of intrigue and suspense!
Get our your raincoat and sleuthing gear - begin the investigation here!
What begins as a short expedition to Prague to examine an enigmatic tunnel turns into a dangerous and thrilling mystery, where murder, deception, the deep dark secrets of the Nazis, and the demise of the Mayan civilization, have our hero reeling into the heart of an exhilarating adventure.
You play Martin Holan, a linguistics and archeology student who has been contacted by his uncle to examine a mysterious World War II tunnel unearthed while building a new highway in Bohemia. A friend of Martin’s uncle is supposed to meet Martin upon his arrival to brief him on the mysterious discovery, however when he arrives in Prague he discovers she has been murdered.
Start your search for the great mysteries of the ancients here.