puzzle solving

  • Dr. Lautrec and the Forgotten Knights, new title from Konami for Nintendo 3DS

    Konami Digital Entertainment announced a new adventure game based on puzzles and set in nineteenth-century at Paris for the new handheld console Nintendo 3DS. It is titled as Dr. Lautrec and the Forgotten Knights.

    Doctor Lautrec and the Forgotten Knights screenshot

    The player leads Lautrec through gameplay, using logic, reasoning and good eye to decipher the riddles, solve puzzles and overcome all challenges. Thanks to the powerful features of Nintendo 3DS, the game makes full use of the added dimension of the 3D system to solve the puzzles, including the ability to control objects found in any direction or zoomed to emphasize one part of the stage that coincides with something on the map.

    Doctor Lautrec and the Forgotten Knights is set to release for Nintendo 3DS in Summer 2011.

  • Man vs. Wild Game in Development - Battle The World’s Wild Environments

    Discovery Communications announced today that Man vs. Wild the game is currently in development for Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii and PlayStation 3 and is scheduled for release this fall.

    Developed by game developer Scientifically Proven, Man vs. Wild the game captures the heart-pounding excitement and realistic nature of the Discovery Channel’s top-rated television series. The game offers five authentic situations in a role play-style adventure, featuring seasoned survival expert Bear Grylls.

    The action begins when players are dropped into extreme conditions and forced to demonstrate indigenous survival techniques such as escaping quicksand in the desert, exploring dangerous jungles, traversing ravines in the mountains and navigating some of the world’s most treacherous waters.

    The core gameplay of Man vs. Wild is a dynamic mix of exhilarating action adventure, role playing and puzzle solving tasks throughout five extraordinary expeditions. Players gather materials to accomplish tasks such as building fires, catching food, and creating the necessary tools for survival while traveling across miles of diverse landscapes.