Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poes Morella Collectors Edition

Amax Interactive, the creators of Spirits of Mystery and Grim Façade, proudly bring you the next game in the best-selling Dark Tales series! The McDougall family has disappeared in their own home, and the police are too frightened to investigate. They believe all the legends surrounding the infamous house, known by locals as the Devourer of Souls. With all these supernatural phenomena, missing people, shadows, and disembodied screams, it’s up to you, and your faithful friend Dupin, to track down the McDougalls and find out what really lies within the walls of the house. Are you brave enough to explore the Devourer of Souls? Find out in this spine-chilling hidden-object puzzle adventure game!

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Dark Tales 12 - Edgar Allan Poe's Morella CE walkthrough part 1

He is looking a bit younger this time around and has a bit of his polish back. Play on! There are sidebars on the left of the screen which indicate the number of those jigsaw pieces you have found. We all have different taste in games so I always recommend that you try the demo before you buy the full game. They vary in style and difficulty. The graphics were well done and sound effects were within expectations. It's just a bit short? The boat maze took me a little while to see how they were doing it but I got it. Ligeia is a great addition to the series! Choice between Casual and Hard. This developer is one of the best at creating lifelike characters. I was also disappointed that only a couple of the games had a Reset button to let you start over. But the darkness of the screen doesn't keep the player from seeing objects. Yes, I used those three words again! As usual our role is assistant to Dupont and we meet him in front of a dark sinister looking mansion.

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Continue until all Taes: are lit or until you are blocked when there are no free cells to light. Help him escape the clutches of the person s involved and investigate the motive behind these kidnappings and apprehend the culprit s. Collectorrs puzzle. That no longer is the case so purchasing the CE is really a matter of preference and not Morlla it contains important information to guide you when stuck. Virtual Farm 2 buttons at the side, move, rotate and increase and decrease the size of segments of the image of a raven until they align with the bird. Looks like this might be 14 in this series. Plot a path through a honey-combed maze moving from square to another while avoiding evil hooded ghostly specters in your path. Maybe they always had a tendency to lean towards the dark side in their games but I never noticed it as much as I have recently particularly in their Spirits of Mystery games. Quite often, I find that the Peos version makes a much better game, but I feel this is geared more to a true beginner. There are some multi-level puzzles that Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poes Morella Collectors Edition resemble the Rube-Goldberg Weather Lord: Following the Princess although they technically are not. Choice between Casual and Hard. The voice volume is a little low even if you put it to the max; compared the music volume, there is a big difference. Still, I will try the new one that is out and decide if I want it, also. Instead of time-consuming HOP scenes, this game has many mini-HOP scenes which help maintain a good Eidtion within the game. Rating: 2 2 Matching puzzle.

On a wheel, rotate a dial to place tokens into their proper location according to a given diagram. Help him escape the clutches of the person s involved and investigate the motive behind these kidnappings and apprehend the culprit s. A hooded evildoer has emerged and is on the prowl. There is nary one challenger during the demo and this causes the drop to 4 star status. Still, I will try the new one that is out and decide if I want it, also. And he found his love too? The pace is excellent. Makes you think and nice graphics Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by Majestyx12 from What goes around comes around I liked the hops. There are the standard extras within this game. Choice between Casual and Hard. Dupin's final line made me laugh as he all but invokes Poe himself by name. You can also replay some of the HOP scenes and puzzles. There are 29 actual Mini-Games, most of which are back-to-back There are mini-games within Hidden Object Puzzles, and even within complex Inventory Items. I've finished it in one night..

I've always said that it's difficult to tell the difference between characters from one game to the next because they all look the same. This developer is one of the best at creating lifelike characters. Still, he Collecfors show any emotion when speaking. Matching puzzle. Completed Game: just under 5 Rescue Team 3 I had Angelo CE coupon that expires after today so I used it to purchase this game, because why not, it's free? Happy gaming! If you make a mistake, the cards will move to other locations. Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by maxmoe from Awesome! There is a method to that so you just have to pay attention to it. Of course there are far too many of the mini HOPS that I think are a Tales:: lazy and an easy way out for us to find an item. I love the visual but had problems with the sound of the voices. The HOP scenes are varied and although many of Solitaire Kingdom Supreme are the list type there is still quite a bit of interaction required to find some items and other items are well hidden.


At the time I write this review I have almost finished the full game and it has been better than I thought. Prepare to aid Dupin on another case. Reproduce 3 symbols onto a grid. Dupin has received a letter from Rufus McDougall asking him to investigate the disappearance of his family. I've always said that it's difficult to tell the difference between characters from one game to the next because they all look the same. This game is a perfect example of why the Dark Tales series has run its course. I didn't have to reboot the computer as I've had to do on a few other BF games. I turned down the music and other setting but turn the voice all the way up. Amax has obviously run out of ideas for a new storyline 10 years later. I liked it. They vary in style and difficulty. This game is supposed to be creepy and Poe-like so is mostly dark. This is my new favorite game in this series. Seem to have a few more HOPs in this one. One of it is the amulet, Lilly wore, when she came to the McDougalls.

Uncover cards and match like cards. I really didn't like The Tell-Tale Heart; Metzengerstein was better; but I found The Raven and especially Lenore super disappointing because their stories to me didn't make a lot of sense, and I am here for the story. Rated 5 out of 5 by Bond15 from It's a brilliant and enjoyable game, and welcome back Dupin Wow, I've lovvved this game Brian's trial. Assembly puzzle. Thanks for the reviews. My favorite is one in the bonus chapter which contains scenes on three different levels of a cabinet. Minigames and puzzles are medium difficult but all are enjoyable with good instructions. The game is well-illustrated with beautiful graphics. We have to find 26 very large feathers to complete a bird. The ending was lovely and just a little bit romantic and it made me terribly happy. We really don't back track too far, but there is still enough.

3 thoughts on “Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poes Morella Collectors Edition

  1. Most are creatively designed. The scenes lack clarity, color, and creativity. Multiple step.

  2. There is some comic relief provided by the character of Jerome Smith, a soothsayer, along with some whimsical scenes with an adorable cat. Rotate a group of tiles so that all turn green. Some are better than others and I liked this one. I didn't have to reboot the computer as I've had to do on a few other BF games. The other good thing I can say is that I appreciate the fact that AMAX stays on target in their games, instead of going in different directions that do not make any sense.

  3. The story is rich and engaging, and full of twists and turns. This was a predictable, simple story that moved slowly and had very little action or adventure. For example, in the very first location, I had to have at least one conversation, and literally do five other tasks before I could explore the room or even touch the collectible feather! I don't remember this Poe story, so I don't know if it is true to his writing or not.

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