Secrets of the Dark: The Flower of Shadow

From Orneon Limited, creators of the Secrets of the Dark and Echoes of the Past series, comes a thrilling new secret to uncover! A father’s frantic plea sends you in search of his daughter, Maria, who seems to have vanished into thin air. A mysterious and supernatural force has kidnapped her on her 16th birthday, sealing her room with a magical glow. Your investigation leads you from an odd, flower-shaped lamp through a portal - an ordinary room becomes a nightmarish forest! Can you find Maria in time? Or will she be trapped forever in a shadowy realm by a creature bent on revenge? Find out in this exciting Hidden Object Puzzle Adventure game!

The story is easy to follow. It may not have any wow features to dazzle the masses, but Secrets of the Dark is one well-built casual adventure game. Nobody saw that one coming. Although I was slightly disappointed with this game because it didn't seem as exciting as the other games in this series, I do think it's a decent game, with some fun and entertaining aspects, and hopefully you'll like it as well, enjoy! The Overall sound package including music, ambient effects and voice overs is really quite good, although there is no lip-syncing — always a disappointment to me now. Magnifying Glass - When your cursor turns into magnifying glass, it means you can zoom in on an area to get a closer look. Interactive map was a great help especially with inter-dimensional travel. The visuals are unsatisfying, gameplay is monotonous, story is sub-par and extras are weak. Prefer the more dark and somber such as Eclipse Mountain. Here you'll find all the advice, hints, and guidance you'll need as you begin your investigation to help Joseph find his daughter Maria and stop an evil goddess from taking over the world. There are various types of interactive HOPs, which are quite different than the ones we normally see. Date published: Rated 4 out of 5 by iam71 from hidden object this as some other games lately will not open in full screen even though it has full screen option.

The story is a bit too vague, perhaps it's explained in more detail as you progress. Hidden Flowers - There are 30 hidden flowers for you to collect throughout the game. Some of the puzzles I enjoyed but others not quite as much. Loved it, loved it loved it. It was the evil servant of an even more evil goddess that kidnapped her and took her to another dimension. When she switched on the lamp, she is suddenly being swallowed by dark, evil forces. Fortunately the developer improved that feature for this game. Except maybe the creepy psychic who lives down the block. For a game that relies on dimensional travel and ancient evil spirits, Secrets of the Dark: The Flower of Shadow feels remarkably cohesive and down-to-Earth. My spatial memory isn't that great, so in games without navigation maps I often end up going back and forth and around and around. Secrets of the Dark gives you a series of small areas to explore, each laden with seemingly random sets of items. Simply activate your little buddy and twist the dials to match the numbers on screen. Tons of bright, unique mini-games. Mini-games crop up quite frequently as you progress, giving you plenty of excuses to stop and play with sliding toys or mechanical frogs. Thankfully, the scenes were not as integrated as game progressed.


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It's a decently long Vacation Adventures: Cruise Director 4, but most experienced Fishies should be able to complete in hrs. I appreciated having a map that was useful for navigation. For a game that relies on dimensional travel and ancient evil spirits, Shadoe of the Dark: The Flower of Shadow feels remarkably cohesive and down-to-Earth. Observations and notes will be stored here. Morphing Objects - There are 16 morphing objects for you to find. You have some type of device that enables you to scan doorways that have been locked with a supernatural force field. The story is a bit too vague, perhaps it's explained in more Fllower as you progress. But by the time the third game came along, something changed and I found it boring Travel Riddles: Mahjong tedious ov say the least. For me the gameplay is the most important and I did spend hours trying to rescue the kidnapped daughter. Hidden Flowers - There are 30 hidden flowers for you to collect throughout the game. Most of the main story points are unloaded at the very beginning, serving as the perfect gateway to a tightly constructed and entertaining experience. Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by zeldaqn from Different At first glance this game looked like I wasn't going to like it. The graphics are very good and even Christmas Tales: Fellinas Journey some scenes take place in a dark cave they are still beautiful. Mini-games crop up quite frequently as you progress, giving Secrets of the Dark: The Flower of Shadow plenty of excuses to stop and play with sliding toys or mechanical frogs. The game also has a bit of a sense of humor that keeps the experience lighthearted.

You adjust the knobs either three numbers down or five numbers up until your device numbers match the code, one digit at a time. When you do stumble across one, it feels more like a glorified mini-game, which is totally fine since The Flower of Shadow does these extraordinarily well. The journal is set up so that it contains tabs where you can access your objectives, your map and the strategy guide. The audio side does not do any better; soundtracks are out of place and voice overs are sluggish. Although I was slightly disappointed with this game because it didn't seem as exciting as the other games in this series, I do think it's a decent game, with some fun and entertaining aspects, and hopefully you'll like it as well, enjoy! Walkthrough Table of Contents. Date published: Rated 4 out of 5 by iam71 from hidden object this as some other games lately will not open in full screen even though it has full screen option. Though it may sound like a daunting journey, you'll have no problem equipped with our custom screenshots, detailed instructions, and puzzle solutions. The graphics are beautiful, even though the game has a dark theme to it. Tons of bright, unique mini-games. I certainly enjoyed this game. Most tasks are logical.

This would be the rise of an evil Goddess, throwing the world into total darkness, before being defeated. For a game that relies on dimensional travel and ancient evil spirits, Secrets of the Dark: The Flower of Shadow feels remarkably cohesive and down-to-Earth. Objects were picked up easily and quickly used. Now, you must hunt down clues that lead to a shadowy otherworld shrouded in darkness in order to find Maria and free her from the forces that have imprisoned her. Tons of bright, unique mini-games. Leave a Reply Your email address will not be Bubble Zoo 2. Secrets of the Dark gives you a series of small areas to explore, each laden with seemingly random sets of items. Tons of bright, unique mini-games. Find all thw items in the scene to get an important item. Nobody saw that one coming.


Click on an area to fast travel to it. The cursor is HUGE and takes up half the screen. If you can get past the cursor this game is really wonderful. Secrets of the Dark: The Flower of Shadow has an extremely overused plot; a missing daughter, a detective on rescue and so on. Thankfully, the scenes were not as integrated as game progressed. The puzzles are a joy to solve, the mini-games keep you guessing, and the visuals hit the sweet spot between realistic and artistic. It was the evil servant of an even more evil goddess that kidnapped her and took her to another dimension. The Hidden Object Scenes were mostly progressive interactions where you find the first item that matches the picture shown such as a battery. What makes matters worse is the lame storytelling in this game; not only it develops super slowly, it can be very confusing as well. The hint function is actually pretty helpful if it's needed. This would be the rise of an evil Goddess, throwing the world into total darkness, before being defeated. The Bad The hint system is not always helpful. Nobody saw that one coming. Travel to the dark realm and save Maria in time.

9 thoughts on “Secrets of the Dark: The Flower of Shadow

  1. When Secrets of the Dark: Temple of Night was released, I was blown away by the innovation and creativity of the game. Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by zeldaqn from Different At first glance this game looked like I wasn't going to like it. Maria Kolak opened a present for her 16th birthday, and the lamp inside would forever seal her fate as the first innocent soul victim. The Bad The hint system is not always helpful.

  2. In previous games in the series, each game has its own theme and setting — pretty much cultural-related. Mercifully, these are not too hard either. Travel to the dark realm and save Maria in time.

  3. It may not have any wow features to dazzle the masses, but Secrets of the Dark is one well-built casual adventure game. The visuals are unsatisfying, gameplay is monotonous, story is sub-par and extras are weak. Although I thought the game was excellent and held a lot of entertainment value for me, I recommend that you try the demo to see if this is a game you will like. Here you'll find all the advice, hints, and guidance you'll need as you begin your investigation to help Joseph find his daughter Maria and stop an evil goddess from taking over the world.

  4. The Collectors Edition extras include, concept art, replayable mini games, achievements, a bonus game and a built in strategy guide and there are 30 collectible hidden flowers to earn with an icon to view the collected flowers. The graphics are grainy, fuzzy and dull; locations are not at all interesting to explore and the special effects and animations are somehow being kept to a minimum. Can this supernatural anomaly be stopped before another innocent soul is taken, can Maria be saved before it's too late?

  5. Click on it to move. I didn't have to use either too often. He began searching for three innocent souls to rejuvenate his beloved but wilting flower Goddess to restore her powers. If you like games with a lot of HO scenes, this one might not be for be you.

  6. But by the time the third game came along, something changed and I found it boring and tedious to say the least. You then pick up the battery and place that battery in the camera which will take a picture and reveal a ring which goes onto a ring holder to reveal the next item and so forth. The visuals are unsatisfying, gameplay is monotonous, story is sub-par and extras are weak.

  7. The hint function is actually pretty helpful if it's needed. I use win 8,1 I am tired of finding games that do this, I would like to buy this game if it would go full screen Date published: Rated 4 out of 5 by pcpat from Entertaining Gameplay! I did NOT like the gadget to zap the magic barriers where you had to set it to certain numbers to activate it but once again the fast skip helped. This Goddess left behind a loyal servant, who was desperate to revive his floral master.

  8. I appreciated having a map that was useful for navigation. Simply activate your little buddy and twist the dials to match the numbers on screen. The cursor is HUGE and takes up half the screen. Where was this flower, here or another world?

  9. Most of the puzzles were sufficiently challenging to make me think, but not so difficult to make me give up. The cursor is HUGE and takes up half the screen. Once I shrunk it to a regular size it was much better. Bought the CE but

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