Shadow Shelter

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$ 9.99 USD

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You have been hired as a private investigator to search for the missing heir to an old estate in Scotland. You might not expect to find anyone in an abandoned manor, but that would be a dangerous assumption! The house has a life hidden away from the eyes of a novice. Spirits and ghosts have long occupied the space within its walls and they will only let you into their dominion if you’re willing to play by their rules!

  • Blood-chilling atmosphere and plot
  • Diverse selection of challenging puzzles
  • Impressive graphics and special effects
  • Adjustable difficulty level for experienced players
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Game System Requirements:
  • OS: Windows XP/Windows Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8
  • CPU: 1.2 GHz
  • RAM: 1024 MB
  • DirectX: 8.1
  • Hard Drive: 585 MB
Game Manager System Requirements:
  • Browser: Internet Explorer 7 or later
Shadow Shelter


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Shadow Shelter 3.7 5 113 113
Highly recommend I really enjoyed this game, the puzzles are challenging enough without being too hard. The only downside - and it's a BIG one - is the waiting between screens. January 31, 2014
too many loading "walks" This game was good. challenging. Unfortunately I didn't like that between rooms, it kept loading over and over and over and took a lot of time. I also didn't like that you HAD to finish every puzzle, no skips. January 26, 2014
Very nice game. Different and interesting. Not your typical HOG. Not very easy to complete even in easy mode. Puzzles are different, no skips. Definitely a buy. January 20, 2014
fun game This is a fun, simple little game. It has a dark quality about it but not dark that you can't find hidden objects. The music has a dark, spooky feel as well. I only played a few minutes and I had to purchase with a free coupon. I also liked the different hidden object scenes as they are not the same old, same old that some simpler games have. It is not challenging but just simple fun. January 23, 2014
Interesting concept Not your typical Hidden Object game. A bit more challenging. January 21, 2014
Shadow Shelter I found this game quiet and that made a change for me. Playing without hints left me up the creek without a paddle because I struggled without them January 20, 2014
help I made it to the clock but every time I try to fix it I end up back at the entrance of the clock room. please help November 30, 2014
Creep Factor Abounds! Loved this game and the only reason I didn't 5-star it was because of the map that slowed the game down every time you used the transporter. I didn't need to see footsteps on a map that slowed me down. The game is awesome otherwise. I got stuck more than once and had to use a WT to figure out my way. The map wasn't always accurate. Several times I clicked on areas of interest but there was nothing to do and I was then directed elsewhere. It was slightly confusing. The storyline was interesting and the graphics were to die for. I loved the variety of HOGs and other puzzles. I would not want to be in that creepy mansion for anything! The game took me close to 8 hours to finish, mostly because I got sidetracked more than once looking at the graphics and enjoying the feeling of being in that creepy mansion. I will definitely play this one again as it was great fun. November 9, 2014
Different and fun I liked the story. The variety of hidden object scenes were very fun. The whole footprints thing got old fast. It was a bit dark but not so as you couldn't play. I enjoyed playing this game. It wasn't the same old, same old thing. August 26, 2014
Too Many Shadows For Me. Our story takes us to a manor in Scotland deserted by the living but occupied by the dead. As a private investigator, your case involves searching for the missing heir the old estate and upon arrival, you find yourself involved with a group who call themselves the Fellowship of the Thistle who are sworn to fight darkness. Get ready to battle the dead in Shadow Shelter. I was excited at the opening scene when the narrator begins his story and I found myself facing dark graphics, relatively good artwork and a very creepy atmosphere that I usually love in a game. However as I progressed I found the darkness was too overwhelming, preventing me to appreciate the sites and sounds around me. Main menu offers you two levels of difficulty which you can adjust during play. You have your inventory list at the top of the screen which I don?t particularly like, a journal with a list of objectives and notes as well as a very simple map that does allow you to jump from one scene to another. I encountered one Hidden Object scene after another which in my case is a bit much. The scenes are dark and packed making many objects very difficult to spot. There are two types of hidden object scenes, one that gives you a standard list of twelve items and the other are small hand drawn pictures of items to find, which also proved to be difficult to make out. There is the element of surprise as things jump out at you and sound effects are not bad. Darkness prevails in this game and after a while I found myself just clicking away at anything and usually got lucky. As you find yourself wandering about, clicking at objects and trying to use them, you find yourself lost in the game and the story pretty much gets lost as well. After about 45 minutes of game play I found myself tired and a bit annoyed. I did enjoy the odd special effects; the life-like images that pop up from nowhere and wild animals jumping at you. But after a while too many hidden object scenes, the overall poor lighting and the ambiguity of what you are trying to do just got to me. I really did not come across any mini-games and if I did, I probably could not see them properly. Shadow Shelter is a fair attempt as what might have been an excellent game. I pretty much played through it to know that it really is not for me. The game seems to lose itself in the dark and unfortunately lost me as well. January 20, 2014
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