Find hidden objects game. Assume a role of an agent for a secret organization committed to investigating the paranormal. You are assigned to find 9 artifacts that disappeared mysteriously from a mansion after fire. You need to harry up, since incomprehensible things are happening around the world that may put the end to our civilization. Majority of gameplay consists of hidden object levels, where the task is to find objects from the list. The found items may be related to the scene or may be used later on. Random clicking is penalized, so you are to click exactly on the item. Along with regular levels, players can try various mini games – variation of jigsaw puzzle, matching game, spot the difference, etc.
Style and atmosphere inside the game:
Department 42 – The Mystery of the Nine is the amusing find-hidden-object game that features gorgeous graphics, engaging storyline and atmospheric music. Locations are various and picturesque, namely a werewolf's lair, an Indian reservation, cemetery, a town under the power of Voodoo sleep spell and more. Every location consists of several rooms, where you look for hidden items using some of them to solve puzzles in the process. You are to solve “final” puzzle to get an artifact, they are quite hard, but you won’t get stuck. All in all, Department 42 – The Mystery of the Nine is high quality game with amusing but not very challenging gameplay, decent length and reasonable price.
Offline gameplay: 1 player
ESRB Ratio: Everyone
Extras and features:
· High Quality Graphics
· 20 Challenging Puzzles
· Recover 9 Stolen Artifacts
· Exciting Mini Games
· Unoriginal game concept
Windows XP/Vista,Processor: PIII 1.0 GHz,DirectX 9.0c,512 MB RAM,Free hard drive space: 120 MB
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