Based On A Novel Games – Steam Marketing Tool



Found 73 games. It's 0.2% of all Steam games

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Based On A Novel 100%Adventure 95%Story Rich 84%Atmospheric 67%Point & Click 56%2D 55%Great Soundtrack 55%Casual 53%Puzzle 52%Female Protagonist 52%Classic 48%Exploration 48%Detective 45%Funny 44%Singleplayer 44%Mouse only 40%2.5D 40%Indie 38%Cult Classic 37%Retro 36%Drama 33%Family Friendly 27%Visual Novel 27%Action 25%Linear 19%Masterpiece 18%Fantasy 18%RPG 18%1990's 16%Choices Matter 14%


Average: ~$1.3 million
Median: ~$12,000
Total: ~$92.4 million

# Title Release Price Tags Followers Reviews Score Net Revenue
1 A time of untold chaos has come. Mighty forces clash behind the scenes in a struggle for power and influence. The Northern Kingdoms mobilize for war. But armies on the march are not enough to stop a bloody conspiracy... The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition
Steam Publishers: 1C-SoftClub, CD PROJEKT RED
May 17, 2011
9 years, 1 month ago
$19.99 $2.99 -85%
ActionAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelChoices MatterDark FantasyDifficultFantasyMagicMasterpieceMatureMedievalMultiple EndingsNudityOpen WorldRPGSingleplayerStory RichThird PersonWell-Written
84,869 48,730 9/10 ~$19 million
2 In 2013 the world was devastated by an apocalyptic event, annihilating almost all mankind and turning the Earth's surface into a poisonous wasteland. A handful of survivors took refuge in the depths of the Moscow underground, and human civilization entered a new Dark Age. The year is 2033. Metro 2033 Redux
Steam Publisher: Deep Silver
Aug 25, 2014
5 years, 10 months ago
$19.99 $4.99 -75%
ActionAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelClassicFirst-PersonFPSGoreHorrorMasterpieceMatureMultiplayerPost-apocalypticRemakeShooterSingleplayerStealthStory RichSurvivalSurvival Horror
75,167 39,060 9/10 ~$15 million
3 Fight through Mordor and uncover the truth of the spirit that compels you, discover the origins of the Rings of Power, build your legend and ultimately confront the evil of Sauron in this new chronicle of Middle-earth. Middle-earth™: Shadow of Mordor™
Steam Publishers: Feral Interactive (Mac), WB Games
Sep 30, 2014
5 years, 9 months ago
ActionAction RPGAdventureAssassinAtmosphericBased On A NovelDark FantasyFantasyGoreHack and SlashLore-RichMagicOpen WorldParkourRPGSandboxSingleplayerStealthStory RichThird Person
212,308 38,682 9/10 ~$15 million
4 It is the year 2034. Beneath the ruins of post-apocalyptic Moscow, in the tunnels of the Metro, the remnants of mankind are besieged by deadly threats from outside – and within. Mutants stalk the catacombs beneath the desolate surface, and hunt amidst the poisoned skies above. Metro: Last Light Redux
Steam Publisher: Deep Silver
Aug 25, 2014
5 years, 10 months ago
$19.99 $4.99 -75%
ActionAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelDifficultFirst-PersonFPSHorrorMasterpieceMultiplayerNudityPost-apocalypticRemakeSci-fiShooterSingleplayerStealthStory RichSurvivalSurvival Horror
73,563 31,874 9/10 ~$12 million
5 A Third-Person modern military Shooter designed to challenge players' morality by putting them in the middle of unspeakable situations. Spec Ops: The Line
Steam Publishers: 2K, Missing Link Games
Jun 25, 2012
8 years ago
$29.99 $5.99 -80%
ActionAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelDarkEmotionalGreat SoundtrackMasterpieceMatureMilitaryMultiplayerPoliticalPost-apocalypticPsychologicalShooterSingleplayerStory RichThird PersonThird-Person ShooterWar
36,682 19,895 9/10 ~$11 million
6 Become The Witcher, Geralt of Rivia, a legendary monster slayer caught in a web of intrigue woven by forces vying for control of the world. Make difficult decisions and live with the consequences in a game that will immerse you in an extraordinary tale like no other. The Witcher: Enhanced Edition Director's Cut
Steam Publishers: 1C-SoftClub, CD PROJEKT RED
Sep 16, 2008
11 years, 10 months ago
$9.99 $1.49 -85%
ActionAction RPGAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelChoices MatterDark FantasyFantasyGreat SoundtrackMagicMasterpieceMatureMedievalMultiple EndingsNudityOpen WorldRPGSingleplayerStory RichThird Person
54,299 44,587 9/10 ~$8.5 million
7 S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl tells a story about survival in the Zone – a very dangerous place, where you fear not only the radiation, anomalies and deadly creatures, but other S.T.A.L.K.E.R.s, who have their own goals and wishes. S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl
Steam Publisher: GSC Game World
Mar 20, 2007
13 years, 3 months ago
$19.99 $5.99 -70%
ActionAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelClassicFirst-PersonFPSHorrorImmersiveInventory ManagementMasterpieceModdableOpen WorldPost-apocalypticRPGSci-fiShooterSingleplayerSurvivalSurvival Horror
N/A 12,907 10/10 ~$4.9 million
8 Put on your wide-brimmed hat, grab your weapons and embark on an incredible adventure in the gothic-noir world of Borgovia, where mad science threatens the fragile peace between monster and mortal. The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing
Steam Publisher: NeocoreGames
May 22, 2013
7 years, 1 month ago
$14.99 $1.49 -90%
ActionAction RPGAdventureBased On A NovelCo-opDark FantasyDungeon CrawlerFantasyFunnyGothicHack and SlashIndieIsometricLootMagicMultiplayerRPGSingleplayerSteampunkVampire
23,882 5,627 9/10 ~$1.6 million
9 The standalone expansion for Mount & Blade! With Fire & Sword builds and expands upon the highly regarded combat system from Mount & Blade: Warband. Firearms have been introduced to the battlefield. Mount & Blade: With Fire & Sword
Steam Publisher: TaleWorlds Entertainment
May 3, 2011
9 years, 2 months ago
$9.99 $2.49 -75%
ActionAction RPGAdventureBased On A NovelCharacter CustomizationFirst-PersonHistoricalHorsesIndieMedievalModdableMultiplayerOpen WorldRPGSandboxSimulationSingleplayerStrategyThird PersonWar
N/A 7,706 9/10 ~$1.5 million
10 12th century, England: In a time of poverty and war, a small town begins the construction of a cathedral to claim wealth and safety for its people. In their struggle to survive, lives and destinies intertwine. Based on Ken Follett's world-bestseller ‘The Pillars of the Earth’. Ken Follett's The Pillars of the Earth
Steam Publisher: Daedalic Entertainment
Aug 15, 2017
2 years, 11 months ago
$29.99 $5.99 -80%
AdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelCasualChoices MatterFemale ProtagonistGreat SoundtrackHistoricalIndieInteractive FictionMedievalPoint & ClickSingleplayerStory RichViolentVisual Novel
34,445 1,971 9/10 ~$1.1 million
11 Become the greatest detective of all time in The Testament of Sherlock Holmes, a twisting, turning investigation game set in a faithfully-reproduced London of 1898. As Sherlock Holmes, you must find clues, interrogate suspects and unveil a mystery in a story full of twists! The Testament of Sherlock Holmes
Steam Publisher: Frogwares
Sep 25, 2012
7 years, 9 months ago
$19.99 $4.99 -75%
AdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelCrimeDetectiveFirst-PersonInvestigationMasterpieceMysteryPoint & ClickPuzzleSingleplayerStory RichThird Person
5,328 1,673 9/10 ~$640,000
12 Experience an amazing adventure in one of the most fascinating universes! Amidst conspiracy and betrayal, try to survive the orchestrated machinations around the Iron Throne. Game of Thrones
Steam Publishers:
Jun 7, 2012
8 years, 1 month ago
ActionAction RPGAdventureBased On A NovelCharacter CustomizationChoices MatterControllerDark FantasyFantasyMasterpieceMedievalMultiple EndingsNudityOpen WorldRPGSingleplayerStory RichThird Person
9,441 1,192 7/10 ~$340,000
13 Record of Lodoss War-Deedlit in Wonder Labyrinth- is a 2D action adventure game based on Record of Lodoss War. Immerse yourself in the gorgeous pixel animations, use a variety of weapons and the power of elemental spirits on your journey to solve the arcane mysteries of the labyrinth. Record of Lodoss War-Deedlit in Wonder Labyrinth-
Steam Publishers: PLAYISM, Why so serious?
Mar 12, 2020
4 months ago
Early Access
$12.99 $10.39 -20%
2DActionAnimeBased On A NovelBeat 'em upControllerCuteEarly AccessExplorationFantasyFemale ProtagonistGreat SoundtrackIndieMetroidvaniaPixel GraphicsPlatformerSingleplayerSurreal
13,519 1,031 9/10 ~$260,000
14 How Far Would You Go to Escape the Past? Step into a story filled with danger, intrigue, and complicated relationships in Midnight in Salem, the new 3D mystery adventure with detective Nancy Drew. Time is short, and you, as Nancy Drew, must solve the mystery before the clock strikes midnight. Nancy Drew®: Midnight in Salem
Steam Publisher: HeR Interactive, Inc.
Dec 3, 2019
7 months, 1 week ago
$21.99 $13.19 -40%
AdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelClassicDetectiveDramaExplorationFamily FriendlyFemale ProtagonistHidden ObjectMysteryPoint & ClickPuzzleRetroSingleplayerStory Rich
1,598 567 6/10 ~$240,000
15 The ABC Murders is an adventure and investigation game adapted from the classic Agatha Christie novel. You are the famous private detective Hercule Poirot and, once again, you find yourself up against a mysterious serial killer who goes by the name of "ABC". Agatha Christie - The ABC Murders
Steam Publisher: Microids
Feb 4, 2016
4 years, 5 months ago
$14.99 $2.24 -85%
AdventureBased On A NovelCrimeDetectiveHidden ObjectInvestigationMysteryNoirPoint & ClickPuzzleSingleplayerStory Rich
4,146 667 7/10 ~$190,000
16 Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth is a first-person horror game that combines intense action and adventure elements. Call of Cthulhu®: Dark Corners of the Earth
Steam Publisher: Bethesda Softworks
Apr 26, 2006
14 years, 2 months ago
$4.99 $1.49 -70%
ActionAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelClassicDarkDifficultFirst-PersonFPSGoreHorrorLovecraftianMasterpiecePsychological HorrorShooterSingleplayerStealthStory RichSurvivalSurvival Horror
8,644 1,920 6/10 ~$180,000
17 The adventure plunges you into the tortured and hidden past of five humans. Delve into their darkest fears. Outwit the Master Computer AM in a game of psychological warfare. Disturbing, compelling. An adventure you won't easily forget !! I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream
Steam Publisher: Nightdive Studios
Oct 31, 1996
23 years, 8 months ago
$5.99 $1.49 -75%
1990's2DAdventureBased On A NovelClassicCult ClassicCyberpunkDarkFunnyGreat SoundtrackHorrorMasterpiecePoint & ClickPost-apocalypticPsychological HorrorPuzzleRetroSingleplayerStory RichSurreal
5,362 933 9/10 ~$110,000
18 Newly arrived at a boarding school in Victorian England, Sara Crewe uses her love of books and storytelling to build new relationships. But what happens to a fairy-tale princess when she loses everything? A Little Lily Princess
Steam Publisher: Hanako Games
May 19, 2016
4 years, 1 month ago
$14.99 $5.24 -65%
2DAnimeBased On A NovelCuteDating SimDramaEmotionalFemale ProtagonistIndieLGBTQ+Multiple EndingsRomanceSimulationSingleplayerStory RichVisual Novel
3,315 198 9/10 ~$57,000
19 Prepare to experience the original man-on-the-run thriller in a completely new way! There are secrets to be discovered, locations to be explored and - above all - an incredible tale to be told in this ground-breaking interactive novel. The 39 Steps
Steam Publisher: The Secret Experiment
Apr 25, 2013
7 years, 2 months ago
$4.99 $0.74 -85%
AdventureBased On A NovelCasualHorrorIndieInteractive FictionNarrationPoint & ClickSingleplayerStory RichThriller
1,096 335 9/10 ~$32,000
20 Step aboard the 1914 Orient Express in this award-winning mystery adventure from Prince of Persia creator Jordan Mechner. Described as one of the best adventure games of all time, The Last Express is an intrigue-filled adventure set aboard the luxurious Orient Express. The Last Express Gold Edition
Steam Publisher: Dotemu
Mar 31, 1997
23 years, 3 months ago
$6.99 $2.79 -60%
1990'sAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelBeautifulChoices MatterClassicCult ClassicDetectiveHistoricalMasterpieceMysteryNarrationNoirPoint & ClickReal-TimeSingleplayerStory RichTrainsWorld War I
1,161 215 9/10 ~$29,000
21 The first part of the trilogy, Highly Likely, is a surreal 2D Adventure about a funny and somewhat naive character called Mikola who is trying to do all he can to save his homestead. Highly Likely
Steam Publisher: Mikola Games
Jan 23, 2020
5 months, 3 weeks ago
Early Access
$11.99 $9.47 -21%
2DAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelBeautifulCharacter Action GameControllerEarly AccessFamily FriendlyHand-drawnHistoricalIndieModernMusicNarrationRealisticRelaxingSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory Rich
789 99 9/10 ~$23,000
22 Immortal Defense is a story-driven tower defense game in which you give up your body and life to become an immortal "path defender", and defend your home world from destruction, forever. The game takes place over millions of years. Is there anything you would give up everything to defend? Immortal Defense
Steam Publisher: Studio Eres
May 29, 2007
13 years, 1 month ago
$9.99 $3.49 -65%
AbstractActionAtmosphericBased On A NovelCult ClassicDarkDifficultGreat SoundtrackIndieLevel EditorPsychedelicPsychologicalSci-fiSilent ProtagonistSpaceStory RichStrategyTower DefenseTranshumanism
N/A 115 9/10 ~$22,000
23 Confront Terrifying Secrets in a Haunted Japanese Inn! Nancy Drew®: Shadow at the Water's Edge
Steam Publisher: HeR Interactive
Oct 19, 2010
9 years, 8 months ago
$6.99 $4.19 -40%
2.5D2DAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelCasualClassicCult ClassicDetectiveDramaExplorationFemale ProtagonistFunnyGreat SoundtrackMouse onlyPoint & ClickPuzzleRemakeRetroStory Rich
282 160 7/10 ~$21,000
24 『Discouraged Workers』 is an independent progressive kinetic novel created by YGGDRASIL STUDIO. The episode is the fifth in the Project DW series, a satirical story based on the popular Korean soap operas-styled plot. It compares Ga-yeon’s bleak everyday life to the dark side of youth. Discouraged Workers
Jun 25, 2015
5 years ago
$14.99 $3.74 -75%
AdventureAnimeAtmosphericBased On A NovelBloodCult ClassicDarkDystopianExperimentalFirst-PersonHistoricalIndieInteractive FictionMatureNudityPsychologicalPsychological HorrorSexual ContentStory RichVisual Novel
2,656 71 6/10 ~$20,000
25 Set a Course for Danger and Discovery! Nancy Drew®: Sea of Darkness
Steam Publisher: HeR Interactive
May 19, 2015
5 years, 1 month ago
$19.99 $11.99 -40%
2.5D2DAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelCasualClassicCult ClassicDetectiveDramaExplorationFemale ProtagonistFunnyGreat SoundtrackMouse onlyMysteryPoint & ClickPuzzleRemakeStory Rich
304 52 9/10 ~$20,000
26 The walk home from school today is going to be a lot spookier than usual… Your sleepy neighborhood’s been overrun by monsters! Werewolves prowl the woods, Gnomes roam underfoot, and scarecrows walk at midnight. But these aren’t ordinary monsters—they’re R.L. Goosebumps: The Game
Steam Publisher: GameMill Entertainment
Oct 13, 2015
4 years, 9 months ago
$9.99 $1.49 -85%
AdventureBased On A NovelCasualHorrorPoint & ClickPuzzle
864 100 9/10 ~$19,000
27 The Ballad Singer is an asymmetric adventure, inspired by RPGs and game books, where you can experience many dynamic stories. Forge the fate of Hesperia through the stories of four different adventurers in a fantasy world completely illustrated and narrated. The Ballad Singer
Steam Publisher: Curtel Games
Feb 15, 2019
1 year, 4 months ago
$22.99 $11.03 -52%
2DAdventureBased On A NovelBeautifulCasualChoices MatterChoose Your Own AdventureEarly AccessFemale ProtagonistHand-drawnIndieInteractive FictionKickstarterMusicNudityPoint & ClickPuzzleSexual ContentStory RichVisual Novel
3,145 39 7/10 ~$17,000
28 The Lords of The Earth Flame is a novel game created in the best traditions of interactive fiction and text-based role-playing. Non-linear structure, rich text core, and the “analog” feel of times past are certain to provide unforgettable gaming experience for hours on end. The Lords of the Earth Flame
Steam Publisher: Rhino Games
Sep 2, 2016
3 years, 10 months ago
$9.99 $1.99 -80%
ActionAdventureBased On A NovelCasualFantasyIndieInteractive FictionPsychological HorrorRPGSimulationVisual Novel
752 88 6/10 ~$17,000
29 Unearth Sinister Secrets in an Ancient Egyptian Tomb! Nancy Drew®: Tomb of the Lost Queen
Steam Publisher: HeR Interactive
May 16, 2012
8 years, 1 month ago
$19.99 $11.99 -40%
1990's2.5D2DAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelCasualClassicCult ClassicDetectiveDramaExplorationFemale ProtagonistFunnyGreat SoundtrackMouse onlyPoint & ClickPuzzleRetroStory Rich
230 43 8/10 ~$16,000
30 Play the Game that Started the Award-Winning Series! Nancy Drew®: Secrets Can Kill REMASTERED
Steam Publisher: HeR Interactive
Aug 24, 2010
9 years, 10 months ago
$6.99 $4.19 -40%
2.5D2DAdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelCasualClassicDetectiveDramaExplorationFamily FriendlyFemale ProtagonistFunnyGreat SoundtrackLinearMouse onlyPoint & ClickPuzzleRetroStory Rich
177 113 7/10 ~$15,000