Reviews and Problems with Haunting Mysteries: The Island of Lost Souls
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User review by aitchie
1 September 2012
Summary: Okay so it's another adventure HOG with a very similar story to those we see often, but it's still a good one and I am addicted to this sort of game! Well drawn and voice acted which added to the atmosphere of the game.
Summary: The best part of this otherwise pretty drab adventure HOG were the really good Scottish accent voiceovers. Once again a plot about a lovelorn madman stealing away somebody's sweetheart that you must rescue.
Summary: This was a pretty good game even if we have played it several times before. The opening of this was really well done with your plane crashing into the ocean. Then it feels sort of llke deja-vu. You are trapped on this island along with several other lost souls.
Summary: Haunting Mysteries: Island of Lost Souls CE is a typical HO game, with an interesting story line and unique ghosts. gobab has an excellent review of the story line. Nothing is especially creepy, but you are on an island with old buildings so you can expect some darker scenes, but no gore.
Summary: From Fuzzy Bug comes an interesting story set in a longish iHOG that leans more toward adventure than HO scenes, though it has plenty of both. The voice-overs are good, the setting is "dark and stormy", the music is subtle and appropo, there's a lot of scenes to explore, and its setting is northern...
Summary: Being made by Fuzzy Bug Interactive (UK) I think the best word to characterize the game its a "stodge". I mean its quite fulfilling but not exactly impressive. The reasons it failed to impress me are mostly the ones of the many of the latest: - the story starts once again by crashing with the plane...