In the free ride games for Windows you have to save Alex Gordon, who in real life is a young American soldier serving in Vietnam. This game is based on the novel "It's a Wonderful Life" by Arthur Miller. The story is an excellent parlor piece and will make you feel the same way when you play it. This game involves very simple controls and this is the reason why most users find it to be more entertaining than other kinds of adventure games.
The game basically starts with a brief animated cartoon showing Alex Gordon and his spunky sister looking for a magical amulet in the middle of a forest. Apparently, the ancient evil beings of the island were not pleased with the way Alex Gordon treated his friend Rachel Dawes, so they scattered the precious pieces of this amulet. Now, Alex and his trusty sidekick Franklin Banks have to save the amulet and look for clues to the location of the mystical object.
The first part of this game is set in a peaceful environment, so you will not feel the sense of adventure at the beginning. You will probably be happy to hear that there are five difficulty levels in Alex Gordon: Freedom fighters, Freedom high, Olympian, World's Greatest Dad, and World's Greatest Detective. The developers of this Alex Gordon game free download did a good job in presenting this story to the users in a very interesting way. After finishing the game you will feel the need to play the whole series again and experience the fantastic storyline, well-paced action, well developed characters, and interesting storyline.