Total Nerd The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam  

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There are so many good PC adventure games on Steam, but which of them are worth playing? If you love getting lost on a journey, you'll definitely like the Steam adventure games that are featured on this list. Browsing Steam can be a little confusing, because their tag system is rather wonky and often mislabels games. That's why we created this ranked list of PC adventure games you can play on Steam, so you can skip their store page and search for the games directly.

This list features a wide variety of adventure games on PC, from point and click titles like Thimbleweed Park to more action-oriented adventure games like Batman: Arkham City. If you want something relaxing that is a more narrative adventure, you should check out What Remains of Edith Finch or Firewatch.

These are among some of the most cultivated, cinematic, and exhilarating adventure games for PC, so go ahead and vote up whichever ones you feel had the most impact on you as a gamer. You can downvote these Steam adventure games as well, but only do so if you've actually played the game.

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What Remains of Edith Finch is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Life Is Strange is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Life Is Strange

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Abzu is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Abzu

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Firewatch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Firewatch

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Rise of the Tomb Raider is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Remember Me is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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The Vanishing of Ethan Carter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

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Darksiders II is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Little Nightmares is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Little Nightmares

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The Wolf Among Us is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Batman: Arkham City is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Tomb Raider is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

The 20+ Best PC Action Adventure Games on Steam

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Gone Home is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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The Stanley Parable is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Hob is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Hob

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Thimbleweed Park is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Thimbleweed Park

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Metro: Last Light is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Mass Effect is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Prince of Persia: The Forgotte... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

The Greatest RPG Video Games Ever Made

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Yooka-Laylee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Yooka-Laylee

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Mass Effect 2 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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The Secret of Monkey Island is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Seferin added The Secret of Monkey Island 1990

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Tacoma is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Valiant Hearts: The Great War is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Valiant Hearts: The Great War

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Lego Star Wars: The Complete S... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Metro 2033 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Metro 2033 2010

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Assassin's Creed IV: Black Fla... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam

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Prey is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Prey

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Batman: The Enemy Within is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Batman: The Enemy Within

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Lego Jurassic World is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Lego Jurassic World

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Far Cry 3 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Far Cry 3 2012

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G Senjō no Maō is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
mwahahahaha added G Senjō no Maō 2008

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Vanquish is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The 30+ Best PC Adventure Games on Steam
Vanquish 2010