Total Nerd The Best First-person Adventure Games of All Time  

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This is a list of the best first-person adventure games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These highly rated first-person adventure games are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest first-person adventure games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these first-person adventure games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging first-person adventure games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new first-person adventure games.

List is made up of a variety of games, including Myst and Metroid Prime Hunters.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best first-person adventure games?" and "What is the greatest first-person adventure game of all time?"
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Myst is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best First-person Adventure Games of All Time
1993 Myst is a graphic adventure puzzle video game designed and directed by the brothers Robyn and Rand Miller. It was developed by Cyan, Inc. and published by Brøderbund. The Millers began ...more

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Skyborg: Into the Vortex is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best First-person Adventure Games of All Time
1995 Skyborg: Into the Vortex was a CD-ROM science fiction computer game released in 1995 by the trading card company SkyBox International, Inc. and Fringe Multimedia. It was based on Creators ...more

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Metroid Prime Hunters is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best First-person Adventure Games of All Time
2006 Metroid Prime Hunters is a first-person action-adventure video game published by Nintendo, and developed by its Redmond-based subsidiary Nintendo Software Technology for the Nintendo DS. It was ...more

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Syberia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best First-person Adventure Games of All Time
HegemonyHeadquarters added 2003 Syberia is a 2002 computer adventure game designed by Benoît Sokal, developed by Microïds, and published through The Adventure Company. It follows Kate Walker, the protagonist, as she ...more

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3D Monster Maze is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best First-person Adventure Games of All Time
1982 3D Monster Maze is a computer game developed from an idea by J.K.Greye and programmed by Malcolm Evans in 1981 for the Sinclair ZX81 platform with the 16 KB memory expansion. The game was ...more

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RHEM is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best First-person Adventure Games of All Time
2003 RHEM is an adventure game from Knut Müller and Got Game Entertainment. It is distributed as a Macromedia Director file. The player explores a barren, maze-like landscape of water ponds, ...more

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It Came from the Desert is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best First-person Adventure Games of All Time
1989 It Came from the Desert is a 1989 action-adventure game by Cinemaware. It was originally released for the Amiga, but later ported to MS-DOS, as well as released in distinctly different forms to ...more

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RHEM 2: The Cave is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best First-person Adventure Games of All Time
2005 RHEM 2 is an adventure game from Knut Müller and Got Game Entertainment and the sequel to RHEM. It is distributed as a Macromedia Director file. Like Myst and Riven, Rhem 2 is a node-based ...more

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Raven Blade is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best First-person Adventure Games of All Time

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Lost in Time is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best First-person Adventure Games of All Time
1993 Lost in Time is a computer adventure game developed and published by Coktel Vision in 1993. It was promoted as being "The first Interactive Adventure Film using Full Motion Video ...more