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7.6 out of 10

Amazing Adventures: The Forgotten Ruins

Visit exotic locales to find over 1,600 objects in 70 seek-and Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Amazing Adventures: The Forgotten Ruins

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Overall 6
6.0

Not too amazing

site_seeker, Amazon
3 November 2013
  • Summary: Hidden object game with a few basic mini games. Not very challenging. Had many levels but all were alike. Good game if you enjoy hidden object. Storyline rather auxiliary to gameplay.
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Overall 6
6.0

its okay

Jayms W, Amazon
3 April 2013
  • Summary: not very exciting. its the same as mystery PI. the mini games are the same over and over. ive played better hidden puzzles games than this one.
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Overall 6
6.0

Play same scenes in a different title

Roileen Megerle, Amazon
17 October 2010
  • Summary: Same as a different title by the same game company, was wanting a new game to play not a redo of an old game.
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Overall 6
6.0

entertaining enough ...

L. Nicholas "AmazonQueen", Amazon
20 June 2010
  • Summary: I bought this game to fill my time until another Professor Layton game comes out. The game is an OK substitute - it has various mini-games to solve, and an entertaining enough story. However, it is not anywhere near as good as the Professor Layton series. The puzzles are not nearly as challenging, but in some cases that is a good thing. It is a good game to relax with or take your mind off your other problems, as it will entertain you but not be overly taxing mentally.
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Overall 6
6.0

My son does not like

Katrina Traylor "game mom", Amazon
14 April 2010
  • Summary: My son does not like this game. It would be good for any kid that likes I spy games.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not an Adventure--more like I Spy--

T. S. Ferguson "Phillyfergs", Amazon
18 September 2009
  • Summary: Amazing Adventures: The Forgotten Ruins For Nintendo DS Basic Reading Required E rating: good for all ages This is a family game that is a little misleading from its title and brief description. I was expecting a game where you travel from place to place, gathering clues and figuring out puzzles. It turns out that the game is nothing that I expected. The game is more like I Spy, with a few other games thrown in.
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Overall 6
6.0

A "mature" adult who has discovered ds games

world traveller "world traveller", Amazon
7 January 2009
  • Summary: When I first started this game, I thoroughly enjoyed it. I had played MillionHeir which I really enjoyed, and was looking for something similar. At first this game was comparable, but after you have solved their group of puzzles and searches, they keep repeating the same puzzles and search areas over again. The repetition quickly becomes boring. The search portion does add a few different items each time, but this really doesn't help.
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Overall 6
6.0

A game for avid puzzlers, but not as amazing as the title claims.

Marino Shauye, Amazon
29 December 2008
  • Summary: You'll find this to be a decent game at best. Not spectacular. Amazing Adventures: The Forgotten Ruins is a puzzle game with 18 missions to complete. Each mission involves finding listed items hidden in a background by clicking on them. Here's a quick rating breakdown: GRAPHICS: 6.0 Nothing to write home about. Decent graphics that help in gameplay.
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Overall 6
6.0

a little brain training goes a long way

M. B. Walters "Big Smoky Valley", Amazon
19 December 2008
  • Summary: Hmm. Will finding hidden objects in various scenes on my DS help me when it comes to finding my car keys in the fridge or the TV remote in the bathroom?? Probably not, but the brain workout couldn't hurt! My husband and I both played this game nonstop for a couple of days. The graphics in the puzzles theselves are excellent. Trying to find the hidden objects was a challenge because there were so many different "layers" that the object could be hidden in.
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Overall 6
6.0

Started out interesting but gets old pretty quick

M. McQueen, Amazon
16 December 2008
  • Summary: This game is an electronic version of I-Spy type books, in which a person has to find hidden objects. The graphics are very good, especially for such a small screen. However, the game play gets rather boring, especially if you play for long periods at a time. This game is interesting in that it will ask the player to find an object, and it can either be that object, the word, or a clue to help you decipher what you are to find. And that can change from screen to screen.
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