The Mystery of the Mummy

The Mystery of the Mummy

Download Editors' Rating:
3
Good
Average User Rating:
1.0
out of 1 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1
  • Total Downloads:
    78,121
  • Date Added:
    Sep. 03, 2004
  • Price:
    Free to try (60-minute trial)
  • File Size:
    17.97MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1
  • Platform:
    Windows

Editors' Note: This demo lets you search for clues in some of the early areas of the game.

Editors' Review

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Despite the short demo, Mystery of the Mummy looks like fun. In the game, you play Sherlock Holmes as he investigates the disappearance of a famous Egyptologist. Mostly, that entails poking around a mansion until you use the second key you find, at which point the demo ends. The first puzzle requires a bit of thought and some exploration, but it's not too much of a challenge. Though the demo lacks an introduction or instructions, the mouse controls are elementary. If you click on everything you can, you should get through the demo in no time.

The game has a few problems besides a short demo. The installation, from a ZIP file, is inelegant. The camera swings around with the cursor, which got us a bit woozy. The audio level is comfortable, but we still would like volume control. Also, turn off your instant-messaging application before playing--interruptions caused our demo to black out and crash during testing. Mellow kids and undemanding gamers should find some pleasure in The Mystery of the Mummy.

 
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1 stars

"I cant see it!"

March 06, 2005  |  By LyssyKate

 |  Version: The Mystery of the Mummy 1

Pros

It LOOKED fun

Cons

The screen was all green and purple, you know when that happens? I couldnt see a thing!

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher DreamCatcher Interactive
Publisher web site http://www.dreamcatchergames.com/
Release Date September 03, 2004
Date Added September 03, 2004
Version 1
Category
Category Games
Subcategory Adventure Games
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows 98, Windows, Windows XP
Additional Requirements Windows 98/Me/2000/XP, DirectX 8.0 drivers
Download Information
File Size 17.97MB
File Name demo_mystery_of_the_mummy.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 78,121
Downloads Last Week 1
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 60-minute trial
Price Free
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