Adventure: Welcome to the Genre - Credits

Warning: It's recommended that you finish the game before reading these credits, since some of them contain spoilers!

Story, Dialog, Original Art/Animation and Scripting by:


Various Scenes, Characters and Objects from:

Space Quest I, II, III, IV, V and VI
Gold Rush!
Teen Agent
EcoQuest 2: Lost Secret of the Rainforest
Codename: ICEMAN
Beneath a Steel Sky
Discworld I and II
Simon the Sorcerer
Leisure Suit Larry 2, 5 & 7
The Neverhood
Curse of Enchantia
3 Skulls of the Toltecs
Time Paradox
Torin's Passage
King's Quest III, IV, V, VI and VII
Maniac Mansion
The Legend of Kyrandia: Book 1
Altered Destiny
The Orion Conspiracy
Armaeth: The Lost Kingdom
The Secret of Monkey Island
Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge
Sam and Max Hit the Road
Goblin's Quest 3
Laura Bow and the Colonel's Bequest
Chewy: Escape from F5
Gobliins 2
Pajama Sam 3: You Are What You Eat From Your Head to Your Feet
Innocent Until Caught
Bureau 13
Hugo's House of Horrors
The Black Cauldron
Pepper's Adventures in Time
Future Wars
Conquests of the Longbow
Flight of the Amazon Queen
Lure of the Temptress
Bargon Attack
The Big Red Adventure
Orion Burger
Freddi Fish and the Case of the Missing Kelp Seeds
Alien Incident
Bud Tucker in Double Trouble
Escape from Delerium
Return of the Phantom
Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders
Freddy Pharkas: Frontier Pharmacist
The Gene Machine
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers
Full Throttle
The Dig
Warcraft Adventures
Tex Murphy: Mean Streets
Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars
Touché: The Adventures of the Fifth Musketeer
The Lost Files of Sherlock Holmes: The Case of the Serrated Scalpel
Maddog Williams in the Dungeons of Duridian
The Bizarre Adventures of Woodruff and the Schnibble
Ripley's Believe It or Not!: The Riddle of Master Lu
The Adventures of Willy Beamish
Les Manley In: Search for the King
Ringworld: Revenge of the Patriarch
Rex Nebular and the Cosmic Gender Bender
I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream
Call of Cthulu: Shadow of the Comet

Outro Cameos:

Lizaigne ((from Creamy's A Night in Berry)
Annie Player (from Elentgirl's Adventure Island)
Fadilah (from vertigoaddict's All is Gone series)
Starbuck (from Cassiebsg's BSG78: Unexpected in The Rising Star)
Oberon (from Cogliostro's Between the Pillars of Creation)
Jacqueline White (from Grok's Jacqueline White: Bad Trouble in the Red Desert)



Additional Graphics:

Tier (from the AGS forums): Ruins background 00101_G.jpg (ravine background)
"Fossil Cave", by Écrivain ( cave background

Vertex Video Footage:

Various videos from YouTube channels HDGreenStudio, HDGreenScreen and FootageIsland

3D Models from:

Poser 7

3D Model Rigging:

Chris Ushko

Minigame Art:


(The following assets were used under the CC-BY-SA 3.0 and GNU GPL 3.0 licenses)
Trees: Johann C, Daniel Cook, Jetrel, Zabin, Casper Nilsson, William.Thompsonj, Hyptosis
Other trees, plants, rocks, grass, dirt, pond, cottage exterior: Hyptosis


"Obsetion" from Thalia starts her story
"Standardized Anxiety," by Roppy Chop Studios ( About to swap minds
"Tranquil," by Liam Barnesdale: Thalia's Room
"The Peat Bog" (Torin's Passage, Sierra On-Line [no official known title]): The plant protest
"Docks," by Liam Barnesdale: South cliff music
"The Desert" (Conquests of Camelot, Sierra On-Line [no official known title]): The canyon's mouth
"Relics", from The ruins
"All Fall Down Theme", from The Kids' Room
"Forest Ambience", by TinyWorlds ( The teleporter
"Without Time," by Roppy Chop Studios ( (edited): The shops
"Frogtown," by 3uhox ( Inside the cave
"simplesuspico," by Trapezoid: Knick-knack shop, minus shopkeeper
Legend of Kyrandia track (audio from and, [no official known title]): Malcolm calls Thalia
Legend of Kyrandia track (from, edited [no official known title]): Meeting Malcolm
"Prelude and Fugue No. 12 in F minor, BWV 857", by Johann Sebastian Bach (MIDI arrangement by: ??): Sidonius' room
"Fugue No. 24 in B minor, BWV 869", by Johann Sebastian Bach (MIDI arrangement by: ??): Threatening Sidonius
"Deep Humidity", by TinyWorlds ( 3D Arrival
"Tacky Background Music", from Dylan explains the music
"Entering the Lair", by Royalty Free Kings (edited): Lemort's arrival
"Torin's Ostracization" (Torin's Passage, Sierra On-Line [no official known title]): Convincing the plants
"Test 2", by m0ds (edited): Dylan arrives
"In My Hart", from Final Vertex scene
"This is the Day", from Credits music

These assets were used under the CC BY 3.0 License:
"Am Rand," by Nurykabe ( (edited): Menu music
"intro remix01," by Nurykabe ( Mindswapped
"Methodical," by Nurykabe ( (edited): Talking with Tlotzin
"happy arcade tune," by rezoner ( Meeting Sledge
"Seraph03," by Nurykabe ( The Tech Room
"Low Cost Map", by Nurykabe ( King's Quest VI Room
"Caverne0," by Nurykabe: Loamy's call
"One," by pheonton ( Meeting Sparks
"Explication brève," by Nurykabe ( (edited): The castle
"Verging stairs," by Nurykabe ( Carbuncle Canyon
"Fronto," by Nurykabe ( (edited): The Grand Theatre
"Organic," by Nurykabe ( The desert
"steady01," by Nurykabe ( (edited): The tar pit
"Sneaky Cat," by Eric Matyas ( The Jackalope gets stuck
"Facture Locale," by Nurykabe: Luella's confession
"Puzzle Game 3," by Eric Matyas ( Contemplating the Mega-Game
"Chemistry," "House of Funk," "All Night Long," and "Cosmic Gathering" ( The Vertex
"forgotten forest," by BossLevelVGM ( The cave pit
"Victoriana loop," by BossLevelVGM ( The ravine
The construction site: "stupid forest", by Nurykabe ( (edited): The ravine
"Fun," by syncopika ( Knick-knack shop
“Himalayan Mind," by Eric Matyas ( The Admin's request
"Realm of Fantasy," by Eric Matyas ( Talking with the Admin
"Entering Subspace", by alxd ( Examining the evidence, getting uniform
"Scary music for a Horror Movie film score creepy synth," by Geoff Peters ( (edited): The Admin's secret
"Low tension buildup", by juskiddink ( (edited): 3D revelation
"Seraph 02", by Nurykabe ( In 3D
"Troubled Bridges", by (edited): Meeting Suzy-Ann
"Memories", by syncopika ( Suzy-Ann's game
"Torment", by Eric Matyas ( Minigame revelation
"Branche frugale", by Nurykabe (edited): Rebusia theme
"Mysterious", by syncopika ( Intercepting the call
"Tough Choices", by Eric Matyas ( 3D interlude
"Pressing On", by Eric Matyas ( Leaving Suzy-Ann
"Lilith03," by Nurykabe ( (edited): Chu confronts Thalia
“Sector Off Limits," by Eric Matyas ( Descending into the crater
"EerieAmbienceBeats3," by Richard Culver: Entering the Cabal's fortress
"ec caverne-1," by Nurykabe (edited): Lemort's office
"Oppressive Gloom," by Kevin MacLeod ( (edited): Talking with Lemort
"Death's Unstoppable Momentum," by nickleus ( (edited): Thalia's jailer arrives
"Ten-Josai-01," by Nurykabe (edited): Attacking Lemort
"Waypoint," by Allan Zachary ( After escaping Lasol VII (1)
"The Journey," by Allan Zachary ( After Escaping Lasol VII (2)
"cheval de trait," by Nurykabe ( Canyon arcade sequence
"Round that Corner," by myuu ( (edited): Alexander in trouble
"Pat McGroin and the Teleporting Sheep," by mrgeeza ( (edited): Alexander escapes
"Little Score", by EpicLord ( Thalia enters Box 46
"The Theatrika", by Pitchfork Studios ( The grenade
"Ancient Heroes", by Clynos ( (edited): The grenade explodes
"Satiate Strings", by Kevin MacLeod ( Lemort appears
"Pursued", by alxd ( Hanging on
"Event Horizon", by alxd ( Swapping with the beast
"Look Out," by myuu ( Finding the bomb
"The Escape," by alxd ( (edited): Recalling the Admin's words
"Self-Destruct Sequence", by Eric Matyas ( The Cabal's jet

These assets were used under the CC BY-SA 3.0 License:
"Dogers-8 - A la poursuite d'une ombre du passé", by Dogers ( (edited): Meeting Jeff
"Innocence," by Eliot Corley ( (edited): Discussing the fate of the Cabal

This asset was used under the CC BY-NC 3.0 License:
"hit stinger creepy", by Robinhood76 ( (edited): 3D revelation 2

This asset was used under the CC BY-NC 4.0 License -
"Blood Loss", by Ian Alex Mac: Approaching LeMort's office

Death Theme by:

Brandon Blume

Sound Effects:

Math Blaster Mystery (Clem's scream)
The Lost Mind of Dr. Brain (CommKey buttons)
Shivers (breath, sid's door, lemort's door)
Torin's Passage (slipping sound)
Space Quest 6 (loud thud, clip-on disguise on/off)
Comic Creator (restore sound)
Manhunter: San Francisco (lo-res perfume spritz [reversed])
Eyewitness Virtual Reality Cat (troll growls)
Microsoft Encarta '95 (critter takes off)
Pepper's Adventures in Time (crash)
Laura Bow 2 and the Dagger of Amon Ra (scream)
Space Quest IV: Roger Wilco and the Time Rippers (scream)
Loom (scream) male cheer beeping sound (clip-on disguise button) Ocean waves, splashes, jungle ambience, record stylus, stabbed with dagger, pulls fish, alex gets shot, grenade pin pull, grenade explosion, crowd stampeding, jet exploding Charlie's keyboard
as3sfxr: Miscellaneous beeps and boops

Sounds from
TheMSsoundeffects (underwater ambience)
Nick Mackay (VR gunfight sounds)
Nosferatu Sound Effects (agitated crowd)
HD sound effects (crowd screaming)
SyentifikFilms (crowd panicking)
HD sound effects (male cheer)
fx sounds (stone peg)

These assets were used under the CC BY 3.0 License:
"oceanwaves," by Gaia ( South cliff waves

These assets were used under the CC BY-NC 4.0 License:
Symbiosis (, excerpt)
Underwater Synth Loop (
Western Bluebird call: Eric DeFonso (, edited)

Sounds from
The following assets are used under the CC0 Licence. I've only included the names of the creators.
ABouch: some footsteps
DanGasior: Arriving in the Mega-Game ahmadsa: cave ambience
vmgraw: perfume spritz
lolamadeus: thalia falling down cliff
RoivasUGO: villian book sounds
speedygonzo: fish splashing, thalia falls off lemort's chair
issalcake: chair falls
awfulthesample: thal stumbling
proxima4: Lasol ambience ryding: take book off shelf
hintringer: closing book, replacing book
ra_gun: rock bounce
justinstroud: band snap
jarredgibb: critter chewing
qubodup: alex falls, jet noise
Multimax2121: grenade bounces
Raulitoto: cord unties
xenognosis: void rips open
cinevid: lemort falls
issalcake: chairs and tables falling
klangfabrik: sledge cutting into podium
vibe_crc: piece of podium drops
edhutschek: theater chatter
beskhu: thalia dissolves and reforms
nmscher: thlaia's collar snapping
MentalSanityOff: suzy-ann running
IrishCinema: Suzy-ann typing
elonen: suzy's chair rolling
phatcorns: shop door opening
guitarguy1985: lemort's computer key press
letssfx: recorder breaks
Bexhillcollege: recorder breaks

This asset was used under the Sampling Plus 1.0 License:
amszala: Suzy-Ann's device beeping RichR ( Dinosaur game ambience

These assets were used under the CC BY-NC 3.0 License:
cultus lake evening chorus, by Corsica_S (edited): Outside the cave WOTW 2010 tripod leg step#3.wav, by Timbre (edited): robot aiming
nnus_lightbulb_break_reverse.wav, by nnus (edited): smashing sunlamp
Carpet footsteps, by redjim (edited): Lemort enters Box 46
low pulsating hum, by Timbre (edited): Suzy-Ann's device starting up
Old Metal Sliding Door, by GlenCurtisAdams: elevator closes

These assets were used under the CC BY 3.0 License:
keyboard typing old, by eelke (edited): Administrator's keyboard
seagull ambience, by inchadney: North cliff ambience
wind ambience, by ERH: North cliff ambience
Key_Chimes_01, by dheming: solving the 3D puzzle
Heavy Impacts, by RICHERlandTV (edited): Thalia falling down cliff
ERH_p1.2o2bb12_14_alien_sounds_floating-fortress-rwrk, by suonho: Lasol VII ambience
Squeaky Dog Toy, by DANMITCH3LL (edited): piranha squeaking
Puncture, by ecodios (edited): Thalia gets stabbed by plant
luffy_water3, by luffy (edited): fish's tail flapping
Foliage_Rustling_001, by duckduckpony (edited): guard plant sounds
Machine Hum 3, by duckduckpony, (edited): mechanical hum as bookcase slides
Sliding Chair on Hardwood Floor, by Andi Roselund (Sangwha Comm) (edited): bookcase sliding
SRS_Foley_Horse_Galloping, by stephensaldanha (edited): critter running
Man hit by car, by Avakas (edited): Thalia rolling after hitting the ground
Soda Machine.wav, by cmusounddesign (edited): vending machine
Ronda - Steps in the stone - Pasos sobre piedra, by sergeeo (edited): Lemort's foorsteps
HeavySkirtMovement, by Herbert Boland (edited): curtain sounds
drain.flac, by wjoojoo (edited): Void sound
heavy_crate_smash, by Srehpog (edited): table crashes
chemistry-table-crash, by castironcarousel (edited): chair falling
Unsheathing a knife, by JakLocke (edited): Lemort draws dagger
Plywood_Prying_01, by dheming (edited): opening podium
LONG APPLAUSE 001, by sandyrb (edited): crowd applauding
rbh Applause 02 big, by RHumphries (edited): crowd applauding 2
jetengine loop, by smidoid: jet interior
Sitting down on Chair, by rivernile7 (edited): Suzy-Ann sits down
Cloth Flaps, by Sauron974 (edited): Grabbing the jacket, jacket dropping
Small Crowd Cheering & Clapping -- Three People; Two Females & One Male, by Ndheger (edited): Vertex applause
"Clinking Glasses", by redafs (edited): the toast

Additional Sound Effects and Music:



Shivers (narrator font)
King's Quest VII (monster font, Lemort's computer font)
Space Quest 6 (small font)
Gorilla Milkshake font (C) 2000 Nate Piekos (interlude font)
Proggy Tiny font (c) 2004 Tristan Grimmer (small font 2)

AGS Modules and Templates:

Save/Restore GUIs by Joe Carl
King's Quest V Template by LucasFan
Font Editor by Peter Simoons
AGSMuse Module by monkey_05_06
Tween Module by Edmundo Ruiz
Panorama Module by Kweepa
Easy3D Module by Richard Evans (Wretched)
QueuedBackgroundSpeech Module by Andrew MacCormack and Scorpiorus
Smooth Scrolling/Parallax Module by Alasdair Beckett
Magnifier Module by monkey_05_06

Heavily Inspired by a Concept Created by:

Jasper Fforde

Adventure Game Studio Created by:

Chris Jones

Beta Testing:


Special Thanks to:

Sierra On-Line, LucasArts, et al.
The AGS forums
Brandon Blume
Chris Ushko
The Kingdom Plantae
My parents