Games that focus on you getting completely lost in foreign worlds, adventures focus on exploration and other hallmarks of a journey. These games, be they linear with set paths or open for you to explore at your own pace, all share the same feeling of discovery and wonder that comes with going on an adventure.
- Grand Theft Auto, abbreviated to GTA, is a video game series developed by Rockstar North (formerly DMA Design) and published by Rockstar Games.
- Dwarf Fortress is a single-player fantasy simulator with two modes: fortress and adventure.
- Beautifully surreal puzzle adventure through worlds of fantasy architecture and impossible designs.
- Descend into the DarkVenture down into a beautiful, ruined world of insects and heroesAtmospheric Exploration
- Starbound is an indie game being produced by the UK-based independent game studio Chucklefish Ltd.
- Saints Row is an action-adventure video game series created by Volition and published by Deep Silver, that tells the story of a gang called the Third Street Saints; the title...
- Rayman is a platform video game series created by Michel Ancel and owned by Ubisoft.
- [Frogatto & Friends is free and open source on Windows and Linux, on the other platforms it costs $4.99].
- story-driven open-world RPG that immerses you in an epic adventure in the Holy Roman Empire.
- Darkest Dungeon is a challenging gothic roguelike turn-based RPG about the psychological stresses of adventuring.
- Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas is an epic adventure game combining a compelling storyline with breathtaking visuals and action-packed gameplay.
- Sandbox, living-world MMORPG with fast-paced combat and huge monsters. .
- Prince of Persia is a video game franchise created by Jordan Mechner, originally developed and published by Brøderbund, then the Learning Company, and currently Ubisoft.
- An independent 16-bit SNES era styled jRPG with unconventional bullet hell battle system, atmospheric soundtrack and emphasis on moral choices, made with Game Maker Studio.
- The Hammer of Thyrion project is a cross-platform source port effort of Raven Software's Hexen.