Total Nerd The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time  

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

List ranges from Dragon Lore: The Legend Begins to Hell: A Cyberpunk Thriller and more.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best point-and-click games?" and "What is the greatest point-and-click game of all time?"

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The Secret of Monkey Island is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
doug-plummer added The Secret of Monkey Island 1990 The Secret of Monkey Island is a 1990 point-and-click graphic adventure game developed and published by Lucasfilm Games. It takes place in a fantastic version of the Caribbean during the age of ...more

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Grim Fandango is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
gregsquire added Grim Fandango 1998 Grim Fandango is a dark comedy neo-noir adventure game released by LucasArts in 1998 for Windows, with Tim Schafer as the game's project leader. It is the first adventure game by LucasArts to ...more

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Full Throttle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Mike Berry added Full Throttle Apr 30 1995 Full Throttle is a computer adventure game developed and published by LucasArts. It was designed by Tim Schafer, who would later go on to design Grim Fandango, Psychonauts and Brütal ...more

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Hell: A Cyberpunk Thriller is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Hell: A Cyberpunk Thriller 1994 Hell: A Cyberpunk Thriller is a point-and-click adventure game released in 1994 by GameTek and developed by Take‑Two Interactive Software. It was available for DOS, 3DO and Macintosh. The game ...more

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Broken Age is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Broken Age Broken Age is a point-and-click adventure video game, Tim Schafer's first return to the genre since 1998's Grim Fandango. The game is produced and distributed by Schafer's Double Fine ...more

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Scratches is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
JabonDix added Scratches 2006 Scratches is a mystery adventure computer game by game developer Nucleosys. Scratches is the first commercial adventure game ever to be made in Argentina.

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Tiny Toon Adventures: The Grea... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Tiny Toon Adventures: The Great Beanstalk 1998 Tiny Toon Adventures: The Great Beanstalk is the first Tiny Toon Adventures-related game released on the PlayStation. It was developed by Terraglyph Interactive Studios and published by NewKidCo ...more

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Elvira II: The Jaws of Cerberu... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Elvira II: The Jaws of Cerberus 1992 Elvira II: The Jaws of Cerberus is the second game in the Elvira series of horror role-playing video games. It was developed by Horrorsoft and published by Accolade in 1992. The game is a sequel ...more

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Elvira: Mistress of the Dark is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Elvira: Mistress of the Dark 1990 Elvira: Mistress of the Dark is a survival horror video game developed by Horrorsoft and released by Accolade in 1990 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64 and MS-DOS computers. It was ...more

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Diaspora is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Diaspora Jan 01 1999 Diaspora was a massively multiplayer online roleplaying game created by Altitude Productions. Released from beta in June 2000. By the Christmas of 2000, the game boasted over 35,000 registered ...more

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Putt-Putt Goes to the Moon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Putt-Putt Goes to the Moon Jan 01 1993

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Tiny Toon Adventures: Toonenst... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Tiny Toon Adventures: Toonenstein Jan 01 1999 Tiny Toon Adventures: Toonenstein: Dare to Scare is the second Tiny Toon Adventures-related game released on the PlayStation. It was developed by Terraglyph Interactive Studios and published by ...more

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Dragon Lore: The Legend Begins is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Dragon Lore: The Legend Begins 1994 Dragon Lore is a point-and-click adventure game released in 1994 by Cryo Interactive for MS-DOS CD-ROM, and later ported to the 3DO game console. The hero plays Werner Von Wallenrod, a farm boy ...more

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Putt-Putt Joins the Parade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Putt-Putt Joins the Parade Jan 01 1992

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Eerievale is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time

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Tiny Toon Adventures: Buster a... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Point-and-click Games of All Time
Tiny Toon Adventures: Buster and the Beanstalk Jan 01 1996 Tiny Toon Adventures: Buster and the Beanstalk is the only Tiny Toon Adventures-related video game released on the Personal Computer. It was developed and published by Terraglyph Interactive ...more