The Neverhood

  One of the greatest PC games created circa 1996. Wiki-link.  
  Follow these steps to run the demo:  

Unzip it into a directory of your choosing.

  1. Click to download The Neverhood demo
  2. Unzip into a directory (e.p., Neverhood)
  3. Select nevdemo.exe and create a shortcut
  4. Right-click the shortcut and rename it "Neverhood"
  5. While in Properties, click Compatibility and set it to Windows 95 —>
  6. Select the shortcut Neverhood, right click it, and choose cut
  7. Paste the shortcut Neverhood on your desktop
  8. Double-click Neverhood.

Hitting the Escape key at any time exits this demo.