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Guide to Point-And-Click Adventure Games

Enchanted Scepters - First Point and Click Adventure Game Released in 1984Point-and-click is a sub-genre of adventure games and mainly relies on your mouse. Using your PC mouse, you can interact with objects, people and solve various puzzles, which form the core gameplay aspect of any point-and-click adventure game. The first adventure game with a point and click interface was Enchanted Scepters. Released in 1984, the game was part of a “new kind of adventure games” launched specifically for the Apple Macintosh PC.

Popular point-and-click adventure games include Maniac Mansion, Monkey Island and others developed by LucasArts. This guide presents reviews, walkthroughs, cheats and previews on some of the best titles that are in the genre.