The Longest Journey

Year: 1999

Publisher: Empire Interactive

Developer: Smoking Car Productions

Country: Norway

Genre: Point-and-click adventure

Platform: PC, iOS


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The Longest Journey requires players to interact with objects on the screen and solve puzzles, which advances the story. The protagonist is April Ryan, who can move between the parallel universes of Arcadia and Stark. Her job is restoring their balance.

LGBTQ  references in this game

Fiona and Mickey


See also QRM’s entry for this game.


  1. Dulin, R. (n.d.). The Longest Journey Review. Retrieved from
  2. Stanburdman. (2013, February 22). The Best Video Games EVER! – The Longest Journey Game Review (PC). YouTube.
  3. The Longest Journey. (n.d.). Retrieved from

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