Back in 2016, Campo Santo released a story-driven adventure game called Firewatch.
Fans and critics alike responded to it in kind thanks to its strong narrative, likable characters, realistic dialogue, and unique art style. For those of you who got to the bottom of the mystery at the heart of Henry’s strange tenure as a fire lookout at Shoshone National Forest, you’re most likely on the lookout for games that are similar to what Firewatch has to offer.
There are 15 games in particular that offer the same type of fulfilling and emotionally affecting experience that Firewatch provides. These titles offer a mix of all the elements Camp Santo’s classic thrives by or just a few of them to a satisfying degree. If you’re desperate for another adventure game that knows how to tug at the heartstrings, offers a compelling narrative, and deals with earnest or melancholy themes, then you should seek out the games listed below.