Legacy Tales: Mercy of the Gallows

Legacy Tales: Mercy of the Gallows

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Strange things happen in and around the dark castle at the Dutch coast. Find out how William van der Decken, famous for his battles against pirates, and his lovely wife Isabelle vanished. What happened to her and why was the captain found dead, dressed as a pirate? Follow the trail of clues to solve this untold story in Legacy Tales: Mercy of the Gallows. Meet the ghost of a sad, young woman who needs your help and start this pirate adventure! Go inside the castle, find your way to the mighty battleship, the Batavia, and unravel the mystery!

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Game System Requirements:

  • OS: 10.8/10.7/10.6
  • CPU: 3.0 GHz (INTEL ONLY)
  • RAM: 1024 MB
  • Hard Drive: 690 MB

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Legacy Tales: Mercy of the Gallows is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 54.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Finally! Great game and Finally, a game that has actual period and logical objects in the HO games! Nothing gets my goat as much as having to find objects that have either not been invented or have no earthly reason to be in a particular ho game.
Date published: 2017-10-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Better than most I like HO games but they can sometimes be a bit sameish. This one I really enjoyed. Good puzzles, good story and got my brain cells moving. Never got dull or boring.
Date published: 2017-09-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Arrgghh....matey...there be a true pirate story here! Completed SE: I enjoyed this from start to finish. I could not stop once I started. I found the story captivating. The graphic beautiful in each scene. The puzzles a variety that felt like part of the game. Collecting the coins to open the chests was fun because some of them were a bit tricky to find. The game was long and had plenty to keep me busy. I highly recommend this game. There is no doom, gloom, or evil being in it. Just a good straight forward pirate romance game.
Date published: 2017-09-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fun Game I really enjoyed this game. The graphics were different and the story line was fun to follow. Had to use the Hint button now and then, but the map helped out a lot. Love pirate stories and this one was very unusual. You have to look for all the coins as they are needed for part of the game, some were hard to find, but that is the fun part. I wished it had never ended.
Date published: 2017-09-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Refreshing storyline, wish there were more in this genre I know this is an older game, however, it was so totally refreshing to have a story line without all of the supernatural/stolen artifacts/monsters from the deep and so on. The story pulled me in right away, the music and voice overs were tastefully done and I did not find the coin search tedious at all. The map was interactive and helpful I would highly recommend this game.
Date published: 2017-09-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from MOVING AND BEAUTIFUL GHOSTLY TALE Available at BFG since 2013 Review based on completed game. Beautifully transformed real images, with a ghostly feel. A love story, and not disturbing; more of a spooky investigative experience. You'll find yourself outdoors, with rain and ominous skies, a seaside mansion with tons of rooms to explore, full of all its furniture, and the Batavia – the Captain's ship. (Warning - Be prepared to scan the scenes for required pirate coins. The coins are of all sizes, some are easily visible and others are not. Personally, I enjoyed the treasure hunt. You can use up a hint to find one.) GRAPHICS - Widescreen or Fullscreen. Brightness can also be adjusted. Natural colors. HOPS: 15-18 HOPS Wordlists and at least 1 silhouette. BEAUTIFUL real images and items. PUZZLES: All skippable SOUNDS - with 3 adjustments: Music/Ambience/Speech. Great sounds and music. A lot of weather sounds, like rain and the waves. MAP: TRAVEL with invaluable markers, including where gold coins remain to be found. You are free to wander within the game to any scene once you have unlocked it. JOURNAL: YES DIFFICULTY SETTINGS – 2 – NOT interchangeable. In "Difficult", there are NO sparkles or glints. HINT: Mainly written hints. However you do get further guidance with specifics if you use the Hint again. You won't be told what item to use from the inventory. 30 seconds to recharge in Casual, 90 seconds in Difficult. INVENTORY – Lockable CHARACTERS: Captain William narrates notes that are found. You can speed up this portion of the dialogue (it's nice how they fade out!). The cutscenes are few, and only last seconds. Nice voices. I was sad when this game ended.
Date published: 2017-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Please make more like this !!! OMG ! My sister turned me on to this game last year we played it as a trial. But had the hardest time finding it . We both fell in love with it from the story , grafix , and challenge factor it kept us interested all the way through . I'm looking for more like this !!!
Date published: 2016-01-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from WOW This game is a worthwhile buy just to look at the antiques, settings and beauty. Very good game.
Date published: 2015-04-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I sat glued to the screen I have never reviewed a game but this one begged for it. What a beautiful, fun, clever, and delightful game this is, from beginning to end. I've played over 300 games from BF and enjoyed most, but this one stood out and I don't know why I missed it before. The game has been described in other reviews so I'll add only a few things. I found the music perfect for the setting: piratey, very well-done, and far better than in many other games. The design was exquisite; I kept stopping my play just to see the detail in each scene. The HOS were mostly game related and again, the scenes were enjoyably detailed. I even enjoyed and finished every puzzle. <g> Now for two of the negatives mentioned in other reviews. First, there are no arrows to show you which way to go. Cursor placement is sensitive, so if there's a direction you are able to go, that arrow is right there letting you know. But it's up to you to follow it. Second, I only had a little trouble finding 2 of the coins, but since the same pattern of placement was used in each scene, it's not that hard to run the cursor around and look for that helpful hand without using the Hint. As always, try it out. It's really worth at least that. And the ending suited me perfectly.
Date published: 2015-04-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Polished Game Great graphics and finding the coins to open the treasure chests is a real piece of innovation. I found all the coins - tricky but achievable. The hidden object scenes are very well done and in keeping with the high quality graphics of the the rest of the game. The game has a good map and all in all is an interesting casual game experience with a good length - it's a game you'll want to finish to see what the story is really about. I downloaded the trial and almost immediately bought it when I saw its quality. Some reviewers have said it's slow but I found it really relaxing and the sound is great too. It's a little gem this one and highly recommended.
Date published: 2015-04-11
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