Remember the glory days of video gaming? Playstation Xbox and Pc gamers will see 3 classic retro 8-bit NES adventure games made available soon , Which will be packaged into one epic retro bundle called the 8-Bit Adventure Anthology (Volume One) Set within the realms of fantasy, horror and film noir, these three fantastic stories are a must have for those who lived in the decade of neon and those that wish they had. Abstraction Games will be releasing NES titles Shadowgate, , The Uninvited, and Déjà Vu on October 31
Adventure Anthology (Volume One) Breakdown
Déjà Vu is set in the 1940s where it embraces that retro hard boiled detective role thats been seen in many novels and movies like dick tracey , This game is a point-and click adventure game . It was originaly released in 1985 for Macintosh – The first in the MacVenture series and later ported to several other systems, including the Amiga. Subsequent releases featured improved graphical features, including color.
Shadowgateis a 1987 classic which was also originally made for the Apple Macintosh in the MacVenture series. Players explore the titular Castle Shadowgate as the “last of a great line of hero kings” where you’re charged with the task of saving the world by defeating the Warlock Lord. Who is attempting to summon up the demon Behemoth out of Hell. While on this quest, you’re also trying to find your missing sister in a gloomy Castle encountering dangerous incidents while on the road.
Uninvited is a point-and-click adventure game developed by ICOM Simulations and published by MindScape (the NES version was developed byKemco/Seika). It makes extensive use of windows to store inventory items and commands, similar to ICOM’s other MacVenture games Shadowgate and Deja Vu. In the game, players take control of an unnamed protagonist who stumbles into a mansion searching for his lost sibling.