Return to Mysterious Island

Return to Mysterious Island

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Adventure

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1st Runner-Up Best Adventure Game of 2007
Return to Mysterious Island follows Mina, a strong young woman stranded on the shores of a wild and apparently uninhabited island. As she explores her new surroundings, she uncovers artifacts, living spaces and technologies left behind by the people who came before her to this uncharted island. She soon becomes aware of a figure in the shadows who, seemingly aware of her troubles, offers her assistance for a price.

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Game System Requirements:

  • OS: Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8
  • CPU: 600 Mhz
  • RAM: 128 MB
  • DirectX: 6.0
  • Hard Drive: 1054 MB

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Return to Mysterious Island is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 32.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best purchase I have made here in my 10 years of play!!! I absolutely LOVED this adventure game and found it to be extremely challenging, simply amazing in graphics with an enthralling story line. This is the most unique game I have encountered! I have not found anything like it before or since (excepting, of course, it's sequel). The game opens with you playing as Mina as she is making a crash landing on this Jules Verne inspired island. There is really no helpful tutorial, you must figure things out for yourself. It becomes obvious that people have been to this place before and left some things behind both littering the island with useful materials and booby trapping it. You walk around the island as you would in real life and look for pieces of cloth, sticks, rocks, flint and things like that to craft yourself a knife or create a fire. As Mina thinks out loud things like "It's too high, if only I had a way to get up there" she gives you little clues as to what you need to do next. There is no "hint" button to help you along, you must rely on your own brain, something any intellectual will appreciate! You will, however, encounter an adorable monkey as an animal companion that is very helpful when you can figure out how to utilize his skills. The mini games range from simple to incredibly hard (one almost had me in tears of frustration) and THANK YOU to whomever designed this without using a single hidden object sequence. There are too many games that rely on that, this one was very unique and refreshing! I have played this game through more than once but it doesn't have a really high replay value unless you keep it in the treasure box for years as I have. Do not let that discourage you, this is not a game you can beat in a day... it is a full fledged adventure almost on par with a $50 console game!
Date published: 2018-12-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I’ll Return Again. Love This No HOG Adventure Game! I’m close to a decade behind everyone on playing this game but WOW.. Based on one completed game. This is a great story that sticks with you throughout the game. You always know what your mission is. Big kudos on story-line development! Minimal Game play info: Yes: I saved dozens of times to consult a walkthrough but it didn’t take away from the game. Oddly it was the (small stuff) I needed help with not the puzzles! This May Help If You Haven’t Played or Gave Up: I wish I had known that you do not need every single item listed in those walkthrough’s to advance depending on how you choose to play it! Example: I used my 3 wicks right away and thought I needed another to finish. Nope…. I spent hours trying to find a wick reading walkthrough’s to no avail so I just gave up and tried moving on. Turned out that I never needed it because of the way I had played it; this holds true for many other items as well. I had countless objects left I didn't need. :-) But pick up everything since you just don't know. My advice is if you absolutely can’t find an item.. Try moving on! There are so many way’s to play and finish this game that the replay value is nearly endless! It’s really a great game I only wish there were dozens that play like this in here. I’m an adventure-lover HOG hater which presents a challenge for me with BFG, finding what I like. Needless to say this was perfect for me! More like this, please!!
Date published: 2017-04-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just played it again and LOVED IT just as much as the first time! This game is beautifully done - scenery, effects, music, and is nicely challenging, making you think outside the box to accomplish the goals that are set for you. Navigate the island, reclaiming useful items that you will need to succeed. Excellent for all ages. Wake up that brain or you'll never survive to get off the island!
Date published: 2015-04-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from strategy very fun, lots of diffrents skills
Date published: 2014-12-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from GREAT GAME Don't let the "No Trial" scare you off-believe me--I am not a smart person when it comes to adventure games- but this is not easy if you think about things. If having a hard time, youtube has a general clip. This game is so much fun!
Date published: 2014-08-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from WHERE HAS THIS GAME BEEN ALL MY LIFE?!? Brilliant! Challenging! Innovative!! Engaging! (And lots of other superlatives!) This is, quite simply, THE most amazing game EVER. I'm constantly searching for something intelligent, challenging and interesting and am regularly disappointed by fairies/elves, monsters/demons, inept detectives and relatives searching for lost loved ones. Return To Mysterious Island is so refreshingly different. I loved having to find and construct tools, make medicines, combine fire-building materials, etc. It really makes you feel like you're on a deserted island and scrabbling for survival. The graphics are stunning, the voice-over acting is very believable and even the music was pertinent and enjoyable. The point and click action and 360 degree view were wonderful. I've played quite a few of the Nancy Drew games and loved each one, but they just don't compare to this one. Judging by the comments in many of the reviews, Big Fish would do well to bring a lot more of this type of game to their site. I have to go now and buy the sequel.
Date published: 2014-07-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from VERY CHALLENGING GAME I really felt like McIver at times, it made me really think a lot and try al kinds of solutions however fantastic and sometimes this helped.Loved the scenery and the little monkeyfriend.It took me about 3 days to finish it, playing about 6 hours a day.I lost time mainly when assembling different parts of things you had to find and use.But I shall certainly play it more than once.It had things in common with the art of murder series and Siberia and no hos.
Date published: 2014-05-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Challenging and enjoyable I loved it!! The story was great and loved that there was more than 1 way to solve puzzles which meant if you did something it was never wrong...hate those games where if you do something too early it stuffs up the game and you have to restart....the characters were enjoyable and likeable and i am now off to play the second one :)
Date published: 2014-01-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Challenging and intelligent I loved the Jules Verne novel this game is based around so that was a big draw. I also enjoy games that rely on real knowledge and can teach me something while I play. As a fan of Syberia, the game mechanics were familiar and I think a bit easier to figure out. One thing I really like is that there is often more than one way to achieve your objective. Trying to figure out a use or alternate use for the things you find may give you bonus points and adds to the replay value. There is also a sense of humor in the story, along with unexpected consequences! More games like this one please!
Date published: 2013-06-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from AWESOME game This is a real favourite of mine, I could play it all day. And I could indeed if I wanted to, this game takes a while to complete. The book on which this game is based used to be one of my favourites as well, yet this game managed to go into a very innovative direction but with enough nods towards the book for those that know it. Mina is a very sympathetic figure, I quite liked her, she has character. There are so many things to tinker with in this game, so many ways to reach a goal, it's real fun trying to find them all. Learned some chemistry on the way too. Good mix of puzzles and actions and even some fighting. The artwork scenes, instead of video scenes really worked for me and added a lot of charm to this game. That's maybe the best way for me to describe it; it's a lovely and charming game.
Date published: 2013-01-17
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