Designing Modern Adventure Games – Ace Attorney, Danganronpa, and More ~ Design Doc

Designing Modern Adventure Games – Ace Attorney, Danganronpa, and More ~ Design Doc

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The adventure game market collapsed in the late 90s, but that’s not the end of the story. In Europe and Japan, the genre was changing, evolving with the times, and about to hit on something big. Let’s talk about how Danganronpa, Ace Attorney, Professor Layton, and the Zero Escape trilogy helped lead Japanese Visual Novels to popularity in the West, how Quantic Dream’s Omikron and Indigo Prophecy helped bring cinematic adventure games from France, and how the American adventure game market picked up the pieces with Nancy Drew, Indie developers, Kickstarter, Double Fine, and a little company called Telltale.

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