Download Compelling Story Games - Best Software & Apps

  • Hitman: Blood Money

    Demo

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Kill with stealth and trickery in Hitman: Blood Money

    7
    1986 votes
    • PROS: Refined mechanics, Compelling story, Replay value
    • CONS: Dated graphics'
  • The Walking Dead

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    TellTale creates a game worthy of the franchise

    8
    5270 votes
    • PROS: Compelling story, Dialog choices really matter, Tons of replay value, Great graphics, Gamepad support
    • CONS: Some frustrating controls, Some rare, unrealistic character reactions
  • Presentable Liberty

    1.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Presentable Liberty is a surreal, cerebral horror game

    8
    10 votes
    • PROS: Compelling story, Simple controls, Effective and moving writing, Interesting characters and themes
    • CONS: Simple, dull graphics
  • The Wolf Among Us

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    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    A compelling crime drama

    7
    138 votes
    • PROS: Great interpretation of Fables universe, Interesting story, Polished gameplay mechanics
    • CONS: First of five episodes, A lot of information for people not familiar with the series
  • Star Trek

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    Platform
    Windows

    A faithful addition to the Star Trek family

    8
    16 votes
    • PROS: Compelling story, Co-op play, Excellent soundtrack, Nice environments
    • CONS: Fights are weak, Too linear, Some graphics are weak
  • The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series - A New Frontier

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    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Revisit a classic in the Walking Dead: the Telltale Series - A New Frontier

    10
    1 vote
    • PROS: Compelling story, Moody atmospheric comic art style
    • CONS: Grim and depressing emotional tone
  • Rakuen

    1.0

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    Platform
    Mac
    Windows

    Explore a fantasy world -- and deep themes -- in Rakuen

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    • PROS: Beautiful art and music, Compelling, emotional story and characters
    • CONS: Relatively short main campaign -- about 12 hours, Simple puzzle gameplay
  • Lost Constellation

    1.0

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    Platform
    Mac

    Experience a macabre wintry adventure in Lost Constellation

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    • PROS: Beautiful art inspired by storybook style, Compelling story and characters with effective atmosphere
    • CONS: Short main game with limited replay value, Simple gameplay sometimes feels a little too easy
  • Zeno Clash

    Demo

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Action packed first person fighting

    7
    10 votes
    • PROS: Great combat system, Compelling story
    • CONS: Doesn't feel "open"
  • Pinstripe

    1

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Explore loss and regret in Pinstripe

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    • PROS: Stylish, evocative setting and art, Compelling story and characters
    • CONS: Awkward platforming controls, Simple, predictable puzzle gameplay
  • Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut

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    Platform
    Windows

    Explore a fantastic future in Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut

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    • PROS: Exciting story and compelling characters, Deep rewarding tactical combat
    • CONS: Relatively short main quest, Matrix gameplay could be more exciting
  • Broken Sword: Director'S Cut

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    Platform
    Windows

    Revisit a classic adventure game in Broken Sword: Director's Cut

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    • PROS: Intelligent story with compelling characters, Challenging puzzles
    • CONS: Dated graphics, Newer puzzles stick out from older ones
  • The Station

    1.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Explore a science fiction mystery in The Station

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    • PROS: Eerie, mysterious atmosphere, Compelling story with an interesting central mystery
    • CONS: Limited replay value, Sometimes heavy-handed storytelling
  • Lenin - The Lion

    0.2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Fight enemies inside and out in Lenin- The Lion

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    • PROS: Fun, retro-inspired visuals, Compelling story and characters
    • CONS: Difficult, possibly uncomfortable themes, Relatively simple (but varied) puzzle gameplay
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