Modern thrillers

From spine-tingling teen horror to smart sci-fi, discover a selection of slick, contemporary tales.

Detroit: Become Human

Discover what it means to be human in a future where androids exist to serve humankind. Guide Markus, Kara, and Connor through their individual journeys, face countless choices and lead them through branching storylines that can see submissive androids rise up against their human masters, or work to save them.

The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners

Face the horrors of the living and the dead in a virtual reality adventure set in The Walking Dead universe. Travel through the ruins of New Orleans, encountering desperate factions and lone survivors who could be friend or foe. Whether you help others or take what you want by force, every choice you make has consequences.

Observer: System Redux

Explore a dark imagining of mankind's future where traditional governance has collapsed and corporations have seized power. Take on the role of an Observer - a tool of corporate oppression - and hack into the darkest corners of other people's minds: creep into their dreams, expose their fears, and extract whatever you require.

Until Dawn

A remote cabin. A group of teenage friends. Winter in the American wilderness. Those familiar with slasher-horror will know that’s a recipe for disaster. As you progress through each of Until Dawn's eight interwoven character stories, things will start to go terrifyingly wrong. How many will make it out alive? Well, that all depends on the choices you make.

Slow-burning discovery

Explore richly detailed worlds and unravel a hidden past from the fragments left behind.

What Remains of Edith Finch

Join 17 year-old Edith Finch as she explores her mysterious family home and uncover the macabre circumstances surrounding each generation’s disappearance in an anthology of playable stories. View each unique tale through Edith’s eyes, interact with her surroundings through the ages, and discover why she’s the last of the Finches left alive.

Gone Home - Console Edition

Play as Katie, returning from a year abroad to find her family home deserted. Her sole clue is a note from her younger sister Sam, begging not to look for her. The only way to figure out what happened is to search the house for information and try to piece together what happened while Katie was away, and what became of her loved ones.

Everybody's Gone to the Rapture

Explore an idyllic English village five days after a mysterious event that has brought an end to humanity. Investigate the eerily silent rural idyll and piece together mankind's last hours from memory fragments that weave through the deserted homes, shops, and playgrounds.

Life is Strange

Check out the excellent Life is Strange series, created by award-winning, narrative-focused studios DONTNOD and Deck Nine Games.

Life is Strange: True Colors

Blessed with a unique gift for sensing and manipulating the emotions of others, protagonist Alex Chen must use her unique power to solve a thrilling local mystery and discover the unsettling truth about her brother's passing. DONTNOD's fourth title in the Life is Strange series follows a fresh cast of characters in an all-new supernatural story.

Life is Strange Remastered Collection

Journey to Arcadia Bay and experience two award-winning Life is Strange stories with a suite of visual enhancements that breathe new life into the unforgettable characters and gripping stories. In Life is Strange, follow photography student Max as she comes to term with a life-altering gift and in Life is Strange: Before the Storm, meet a 16 year-old Chloe Price as she forms an unlikely friendship.

Life is Strange 2

In the sequel to DONTNOD's break-out hit, follow brothers Sean and Daniel as they go on the run in the wake of a tragic incident, and try to come to terms with Daniel’s newfound supernatural abilities.

Quirky and unique

Explore the weird and wonderful with a selection of off-beat story games that'll keep you guessing.

Doki Doki Literature Club Plus!

Play as a young school student who reluctantly joins the Literature Club in search of romance. With every poem you write and every choice you make, you’ll charm your crush and begin to unfold the horrors of school romance. Do you have what it takes to crack the code of dating sims and get the perfect ending?

Grim Fandango Remastered

Travel to the underworld and play four years in the death of the quick-witted Manny Calavera, a travel agent at the Department of Death who sells luxury packages to souls on their journey to the afterlife. Collect items and information as you save Manny from a conspiracy threatening his salvation in this delightful combination of film noir and Mexican folklore.

Burly Men at Sea

Burly Men at Sea is a folktale about a trio of large, bearded fishermen who step away from the ordinary to seek adventure. With gameplay halfway between a visual novel and a point-and-click adventure, the branching story carries its ungainly heroes into waters where lurk creatures from Scandinavian folklore and other misadventures.

Indie games

Check out challenging themes and interesting art styles with some of the best story-driven games from indie developers.

Last Day of June

Join Carl and June on what begins as a magical outing to their favourite spot, and try to unlock the sequence of events that could save the day – and June’s life – in an interactive tale about love and loss from an all-star team of creators - including critically acclaimed director Massimo Guarini (Murasaki Baby, Shadows of the Damned).

Virginia

Experience a missing person investigation through the eyes of graduate FBI agent Anne Tarver. Together with your partner, seasoned investigator Maria Halperin, you’ll take a trip to idyllic Burgess County and the secluded town of Kingdom, Virginia, where a young boy has vanished and nobody seems to know why.

Night in the Woods

Take on the role of Mae Borowski in an adventure game focused on exploration and storytelling that features dozens of interactable characters and a lush, vibrant world. Break stuff, play bass, hang out, and more: there are strange, amazing and terrible things to be discovered as you resume your former life and reconnect with friends you left behind.

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