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P.A. Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness

Full name: Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness. The game is based on the popular characters known from the Penny Arcade comic strip and is set to be released in a series of four episodes.

  • Episode One (Released on May 21, 2008)
  • Episode Two (Released on October 29, 2008)
  • Episode Three
  • Episode Four

From the website:

Game Features

  • Create-a-Player System lets you design and develop your own character, seeing it come to life in 3D and in the comic-style 2D cut scenes
  • Dynamic turn-based combat system, over-the-top animations and team-up moves during enemy battles
  • Classic adventure game play combines with RPG elements to unravel the game's mysteries and puzzles 
  • Authentic Penny Arcade story and dialogue written entirely by Jerry Holkins

Episodic Game Play

  • The ability to carry-over characters, stats, abilities, inventory and look across all episodes
  • A complete experience available in 8-10 hours of gameplay per episode
  • Value that fits into your busy schedule
  • Pick-up and play capabilities from any episode
Box Art

Information about

P.A. Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness

Developer: Hothead Games

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Steampunk
Genre: Action-RPG
Combat: Turn-based
Play-time: Up to 10 hours
Voice-acting: Partially voiced

Regions & platforms
· Homepage
· Platform: PC
· Released: 2008-08-21
· Publisher: Greenhouse

· Released on XBLA
· Platform: Xbox 360
· Released: 2008-08-21
· Publisher: Microsoft Games