Adventure Game App For Windows 8: Gunspell

Gunspell is a free adventure game for Windows 8 and 8.1 which allows you to play as a cop investigating the murder of his sister. The sister, Alex, was likely killed by demons, etc. In the game you will encounter various quests which you will have to accept and win to proceed further in the investigation, winning items like amulets etc. The battle is not like any traditional battle, as in the battles you have to play a mini game where you have to slide and combine at least three similar icons. The combination of these will provide you with a variety of spells and attack points.

Gunspell is available for free from the Windows App Store.

Main features of Gunspell:

When you launch the game, you will be presented with its main menu.

GunSpell main screen

Simply click on the Play button and you will be presented with a screen where you can choose the difficulty level. Once all has been selected, you will be taken to the screen wherein you will be able see the intro of the game.

Introduction to the game: The game introduction is the main protagonist of the game having a thought in his mind which he is thinking out aloud. You can see what he’s thinking at the bottom of the screen, and can click on the arrow button at the bottom right corner of the screen to skip to the next dialog.

GunSpell game intro

Once skipped through, you will be taken to the gameplay screen itself where you can click on objects to interact with them. You can fight battles etc. by accepting quests etc.

Battles: Once in a battle, you have to create combinations of atleast three similar items by sliding them together. These three items slid together will reduce the enemy’s health. The battle is much like a puzzle game, to be very frank.

GunSpell mini game battle

Once the battle is over, you will be shown the verdict.

GunSpell victory

Clicking on the OK button will take you to a screen where you can choose to accept more quests, refill your stamina by meditating, access the store, etc.

GunSpell quest

All the above mentioned actions can be performed by clicking on their respective icons. This concludes the main features of Gunspell for Windows 8 and 8.1.

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Gunspell is a very well designed game app for Windows 8 and 8.1 which allows you to fight monsters and investigate the murder of your sister. Overall the app has a strangely eerie but a very gripping feel to it. The graphics and animations of the game make it worthy of a 4 out of 5 rating!

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