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Our experts have spent time searching for great games similar to Backbone and have found the following:
Backbone is an adventure game inspired by film noir where you role-play as a human-like raccoon detective. As a detective, you search for clues and evidence, talk to witnesses, and choose which leads to follow.
Release Date: 24/04/2019
Platforms: Mac, PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S
Content Rating: PEGI 16
Genres: Adventure, Point-and-Click, Puzzle, Role-Play and Stealth
Developer: Egg Nut Games (@EggNutGames)
Costs: Purchase cost
These are our hand-picked Video Game games similar to Backbone. This doesn't use automatic matching, instead, we hand-pick games that are good to play if you have enjoyed Backbone, or as younger rated alternatives for players not ready for PEGI 16 or ESRB MATURE 17+ games. These selections also include Video Game games that offer a different experience but address a similar theme or topic.
Release Date: 29/04/2020
Platforms: Android and PC
Fire Escape is a murder mystery styled on Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window. You sit on a fire escape and can see into the apartments opposite as well as hear the intimate conversations of your neighbours across the alleyway. You peer into the lives of the...
Release Date: 09/11/2016
Platforms: Android, Mac, PC, PS4, Switch and Xbox One
Beholder is a detective game where you spy on tenants in a building, discover their secrets and report violations of laws to the authorities. As the game unfolds and you see more of the controlling totalitarian state, an uneasy tension develops between...
Release Date: 16/09/2016, updated in 2020
Platforms: Android, Web and iOS
Skill Rating: 10+ year-olds
Argument Wars is an adventure game where you play a lawyer in a U.S. Supreme Court. It's a card game that recreates constitutional arguments behind some important historical cases.
Release Date: 12/11/2014, updated in 2018
Platforms: Android, PC, Switch and iOS
Framed is a puzzle adventure where you rearrange panels of an animated comic book to change the outcome and timeline of the story. With a noir-detective look, the puzzles start simply but soon get complex.
Release Date: 26/10/2020
Platforms: Android, PC and iOS
Skill Rating: 12+ year-olds
Pitch Black: A Detective's Demise is an adventure game set in a technological noir-detective world. You play using sound alone which offers voice acting and environmental sound effects to enable you to navigate.
These are games of a similar genre mix to Backbone. This includes games from the Role-Play, Puzzle, Adventure, Point-and-Click and Stealth genres. We pick out games of a similar PEGI rating to further hone these generated suggestions.
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