Nelly Cootalot

Ahoy Matey! Welcome to the home of Nelly Cootalot: Buccaneer, Hero, Liar, Dreamer of Impossible Dreams. Nelly’s indie adventure games are created by award-winning comedian and filmmaker Alasdair Beckett-King.

Nelly’s Adventures

Nelly Cootalot & SebastianNelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet is currently in production. Join Nelly Cootalot in this indie adventure game, and rescue birds hypnotised by the villainous Baron Widebeard. She’ll meet outlandish characters and face perplexing challenges in her quest for the Treasure of the Seventh Sea.

Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet is being co-developed and published by Application Systems.


Nelly Cootalot’s original adventure Nelly Cootalot: Spoonbeaks Ahoy! is a free adventure game for Windows. Help Nelly rescue kidnapped birds without spending a daalder.

In 2013 we ran a successful Kickstarter Campaign to fund development. Even though the campaign is over, you can still pre-order a digital download or boxed DVD of the game.

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Nice Quotes

“One of the loveliest AGS games ever made” – PC Gamer

“Nelly Cootalot is a Hoot… a delightful little adventure game” – Luke Plunkett, Kotaku

“Hilarious and beautiful” –

“Nelly Cootalot does look fantastic.” – Ragnar Tornquist, (The Longest Journey, Dreamfall)

“Beckett-King proved he’s a strong writer in the first freeware game, and doubly proves a great sense for comic timing… two really important elements for getting this genre right.” – Rock, Paper, Shotgun