AdventureX 2014 – Are Nostalgia and Tropes Bad Things? Read more AdventureX 2014 – Betram Fiddle
Francisco Gonzalez, Theo Waern, Dave Gilbert & Drew Wellman took to the panel room in 2014 to discuss nostalgia and “retro” in adventure games. Should adventure games be so focused on the past? What effect does this have on modern adventure games and how the public sees them?
Read more AdventureX 2014 – Followed Freeware – Freeware adventure games
Alexander Birke came to AdventureX in 2014 to talk about british adventure game Bertram Fiddle.
Read more AdventureX 2013 – James Broome – Quest for Infamy
Steven Brown from Adventuregamers.com joined us in 2014 to give a talk highlighting his time as the freeware adventure game correspondant for the site. In this talk he runs us through some of the games that have stood out most for him.
Read more AdventureX 2013 – Tim Child – Knightmare
James Broome from Infamous Quests premiered the trailer for Quest for Infamy at AdventureX, then demoed the game and talked us through the various features of the game.
Read more AdventureX 2013 – Charles Cecil a brief history of writing for adventure games
Creator of the legendary kid’s TV show Knightmare Tim Child gives a talk about the history of the show and how the show itself was designed and filmed.
Read more Adventure-Treff interviews Charles Cecil
Charles Cecil talks in 2013 about his history of writing for adventure games. The talk covers the beginning of the adventure genre, the founding of Revolution, the business side of adventure games and the launch of Broken Sword 5.
Read more AventureX 2013 talk – Josué Monchan on 20 years of Pendulo Studios
Charles Cecil visited AdventureX in 2013 and gave a talk about Broken Sword, whilst he was there Adventure-Treff interviewed him about the release of Broken Sword 5, and the future of Revolution Software.
Read more AdventureX 2012 Summary Video
In this talk from 2013, special guest speaker Josué Monchan talks about his career as a writer and the ups and downs of Pendulo studios, creators of games such as Runaway and Yesterday. This is one of my favourite talks from AdventureX so far as Josué is not only a great speaker, but very honest […]
Read more AdventureX 2012 – John Ingold – “The Future of Adventure Games”
We had a wide variety of attendees in 2012, to celebrate a short documentary style trailer was shot. The video interviews many speakers and gives a great overview of the event itself.
John Ingold from Inkle came to AdventureX in 2012 just a year after Inkle was founded to talk about the future of Adventure games. What is an adventure game? Where is the genre going? What kind of innovations will the genre see? What mistakes have been made in the past and how can we improve? […]