The Silver Lining

PC / Adventure / Release: TBA / ESRB: U

Cognition announced by King's Quest fan sequel dev

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 31, 2011 6:00pm PDT

The team behind the King's Quest fan sequel The Silver Lining today announced its new, original adventure game Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller. Gabriel Knight creator Jane Jensen is serving as a story consultant.


The Silver Lining Episode 3 Launching Next Week

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 10, 2011 5:30pm PST

The third episode of


"Britney Brimhally Great Gadzooka! This looks fabuloso! Someone call the press - My panties are ..."

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Daily Filter: September 20, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Sep 20, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games ev


Daily Filter: September 15, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Sep 15, 2010 8:45pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming game


"Posting from the future, Xav? Should be the 15th, not 25th. :)"

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Fan-Made King's Quest Sequel Launches

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 12, 2010 5:40am PDT

The first chapter in the fan-made episodic King's Quest sequel The Silver Lining was released over the weekend, as promised, and can be downloaded...


"I squee'd. More than once. It's a good start and I can't wait for the rest."

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Fan-Made King's Quest Sequel Cleared for July Release

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 28, 2010 6:20am PDT

The Silver Lining, the free fan-made sequel to Roberta Williams' hallowed adventure game series King's Quest, seems to have finally cleared all...


"I remember doing a voice audition for this game. Sadly i wasnt picked :("

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Fan-Made King's Quest Sequel May Live On

By Chris Faylor, May 05, 2010 1:40pm PDT

In what can only be described as a prime example of history repeating itself, publisher Activision is now in "discussions" with independent...


"Thank you for all the hard work! We will now pay you .01% of our profits selling this game!"

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Fan-Made King's Quest Sequel Halted by Activision

By Chris Faylor, Mar 01, 2010 10:00am PST

King's Quest IV (1988) Having already survived one legal scuffle, fan-made King's Quest sequel "The Silver Lining" has again been felled by...


"Boo! Activision... let my people go. Seriously though, they are SHOOTING THEMSELVES IN THE ..."

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