Actual, “traditional” walking sims. No goal, no or few machanics, just exploration.

Screenshot of Sacramento

SacramentoRecommended!

Category: Walking Simulators
One of the first walking sims I ever played, and still one of the best. Lovely sound and hand drawn graphics. The glass pavilion is worth a visit. The developer contributed to Oases.Read more...

Date posted: Tue Apr 24, 2018

Screenshot of Dear Esther

Dear EstherRecommended!

Category: Walking Simulators
One I haven’t finished. This is sort of the Ur-Walking Sim in that it possibly helped coin the term. Dear Esther was polarizing when it came out, prompting a lot of people to question whether it really is a game or not, an argument that’s been rehashed about probably every game on this list. Very atmospheric, and really high production values (as is the case with all Chinese Room games). Worth a play.Read more...

Date posted: Mon Apr 23, 2018