The best adventure inspiration? Follow in someone else’s footsteps

Share this article It’s natural to want to carve your own path when traveling, but sometimes, says our featured contributor Leon McCarron, there’s something special about following in the hallowed footsteps of explorers long gone. We’re inspired to travel in so many ways. My first desire was to see if the real world matched up […]

Adventure Time Finale: EP Breaks Down Multiple Endings, Talks Future of Ooo

After nearly 280 adventures in the Land of Ooo, Adventure Time‘s Finn and Jake completed their final quest on Monday in an hourlong event that honored the Cartoon Network series’ incredible history — while offering a glimpse at its mysterious future. TVLine chatted with executive producer Adam Muto for additional closure, but first, a quick […]

Adventure Time EP Talks Bubblegum and Marceline's Series Finale Moment: 'There's Enough to Draw a Conclusion'

Adventure Time crammed countless individual conclusions into Monday’s series finale, each satisfying in their own way, but no singular moment elicited more joyful gasps than the confirmation of Princess Bubblegum and Marceline the Vampire Queen as an official romantic couple. When Marceline thought Bubblegum had become the latest casualty in the battle against GOLB’s minions, […]

Male-dominated slopes? When it comes to adventure, gender is irrelevant

Share this article After 18 years of snowboarding, Jennifer Ennion has learned a thing or two about holding her own in a male-dominated environment—but she’s looking forward to seeing more stereotype-smashing women on the slopes. It’s a powder day. Around 70 centimeters of fresh snow have fallen and the glow of the street lamps outside […]

Honoring the ’80s, Def Con’s badge is also a text adventure

Enlarge / My DEF CON badge, complete with Wall of Sheep add-on from the DC801 crew, built by @kL34N and @SirGed. My puzzle quest is far from complete—it may require reprogramming and flipping a component. (credit: Sean Gallagher) Nearly 30,000 people came to Las Vegas last week for the 26th edition of DEF CON, the […]

‘Life In The Dorms’ Is An Adventure In (Somewhat Silly) University Life

Dack Peeples just wants to get through orientation and deal with his mounting homesickness, but these are just the beginnings of problems that will come up in adventure game Life in the Dorms. Although, honestly, doing emergency surgery on your friend’s mom or dealing with serial killers roommates aren’t exactly the usual kinds of problems […]

Harley-Davidson shows off adventure, streetfighter and cruiser motorcycle concepts

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Green,Motorcycle,Concept Cars,Electric,Future,Off-Road,Performance Along with a massive push into electric bikes starting in 2019. Continue reading Harley-Davidson shows off adventure, streetfighter and cruiser motorcycle concepts Harley-Davidson shows off adventure, streetfighter and cruiser motorcycle concepts originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 30 Jul 2018 16:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms […]

Yami teases a folkloric adventure across a mysterious ruined landscape

Set in an otherworldly land, Yami is an upcoming 3D adventure, following a brave hero past its weird inhabitants and climbing through its monochrome ruins. The game’s site and trailer teases a platforming journey, where you stagger and climb across the mist-cloaked desert, through caverns, along cliff faces, amid weird light beings and to mountaintop […]

Defying Reality: The oncoming train of virtual reality adventure

GUEST: The following is an excerpt from Defying Reality: The Inside Story of the Virtual Reality Revolution by David M. Ewalt. After the bright lights of Vegas and overstimulation of the Consumer Electronics Show, I was looking forward to a change of pace. So at the end of January 2016, I flew to Salt Lake […]

Adventure Game ‘Unforeseen Incidents’ Has Wonderful, Well-Written Characters

Designing adventure game protagonists is not easy. Sure, playing as a wisecracking know-it-all can be fun, but those characters often overstay their welcome way too soon with their snark. On the other hand, if your protagonist is a blank page, they tend to be a little too bland to spend extended amounts of time in […]