What Gamespot Users have to say about The Longest Journey

  • Review Score:9.3

    "superbly written and well thought out"

    The Longest Journey is deeply immersive gaming experience that keeps interest right till the end. It plays like a standard point and click adventure game with the character in third-person perspective. The puzzles are ... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    A journey of excellence from start to finish.

    It's my theory - although whether or not it holds any water is a topic for another time - that every gamer, young and old, male and female, has a game in their preferred genres that they consider to be the benchmark for ... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.9

    Whatever genre you love, even if it's not adventure. Play this game!

    Every gamer needs to play this game.Whatever genre they like, or even if they hate adventure games Get this game, get a walk through and just 'play the story' using the walk through to deal with the puzzles. Then the... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    The Longest Journey is one of the best adventure games of all time.

    This is how adventure games should be done, while this might not be as good as Dreamfall, still this is a game that is definitely worth your while if you're into adventure games. At this point the graphics might feel a l... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.7

    An amazing game that will slowly draw you in until you can't escape.

    The Longest Journey is one of the games that will slowly draw you in until you can't escape. The beginning of the game starts off a little slow. You are put in the body of Aprii Ryan, an 18 year old art student without d... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    A Long long long journey indeed!

    So you are April, a female artist who can somehow shift between two worlds. One is the world of Stark which is a world of science and the other world is Acadia a land of magic and weird creatures. Acadia is in trouble a... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    The Longest Journey is one of the finest adventure games ever created and should not be missed by anyone at all.

    The adventure genre has not seen many great games in recent years but the year 2000 saw the release of what could be regarded as one of the best games the genre has seen to date. I am, of course, talking about The Longes... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.1

    Good, but has its flaws

    I bought this game recently after I stumbled on all the rave reviews it got. I enjoy puzzle solving adventure games so I was really keen to play TLJ. Did it meet my expectations? No. I want to love this game, it has so m... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    One of the best point and click adventures which is worth playing.

    First of all, it is a real point and click adventure game which is not mixed with other genres as it use to be now. Although the Graphics are not very good (for 2000 it's excellent), this game is still great for its stor... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.8

    One of the BEST games i've played

    Once , all my games where a FPS games and Soccer games , i never played an adventure game .. because i thought it's no very fun to play , why give up the shooting , the killing and the goals for an adventure game !!!? t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful