December 22, 2010

Review: Mystery Case Files: 13th Skull: Collector's Edition

game format: casual hidden object adventure

puzzles: inventory | logic | conversations

playtime: 8 hours | difficulty: easy | size: 295 MB

developer / publisher: Big Fish Games | links: official site / buy this game

Mystery Case Files: 13th Skull
game brief: Shortly after moving into a creepy mansion in Louisiana, Sara Lawson is struck with tragedy when her husband mysteriously disappears. Sara’s daughter, Magnolia, believes her father was kidnapped by the ghost of a vengeful pirate seeking to protect his lost fortune. With the locals terrified of the pirate’s curse, you are the family’s last hope. Only a Master Detective with incredible Hidden Object skills can locate Marcus! (Official site)

review: Read my review @ Adventure Gamers® | rating: 3.5/5

summary: The latest CSI adventure includes the FBI and drug cartels, but tedious gameplay and dull stories kill any potential intrigue.

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