Puzzle. Magic Academy invites you to plunge into atmosphere of magic and investigate the mysterious disappearance of your sister from the Higher Academy of Arwindale. As you enter the Magic Academy you speak with numerous characters that help you to cast light on the mystery of your sister. In order to get hints from them you need to fulfill their tasks within time limit. Among the tasks will be the following: find the required number of items, find differences between pictures, find items that match shapes, find items from the list, assemble pictures, etc. You should click on items carefully since there is time penalty for series of incorrect clicks. There is hint option that is very useful when you are stuck but it takes time for recharging before the next use.
Style and atmosphere inside the game:
Magic Academy is a captivating twist of classic seek-and-find game that features high quality graphics, appropriate sound effects and thrilling instrumental music. There is quite interesting storyline that guides you through the Magic Academy and lets you meet numerous odd characters. You communicate with them, get necessary information and accomplish their tasks. These dialogues are too long sometimes and may irritate you since there is no skip option. The highlight of Magic Academy is variety of sub types of seek-and-find games that you will play. It makes game play really diverse and entertaining. All in all, Magic Academy is one of the best games of this genre due to appealing presentation, amusing cast of characters and rich game play.
Offline gameplay: 1 player
ESRB Ratio: Everyone
Extras and features:
Stunning Detailed Graphics Variety of Sub Games Captivating Storyline
There is one game mode only
OS: Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Me, Windows 98SE Memory: 128 MB DirectX: 8.1 or later CPU: P2 500 Video: 16 Mb 3D video card