Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poes The Pit and the Pendulum

Amax Interactive brings you the newest chilling installment of the much beloved Dark Tales series! Your good friend Dupin has invited you to Pendulum House for an event filled with magic and illusions. But the show is interrupted when a murderer strikes! You quickly find a suspect, but nothing is quite as it seems in this mysterious manor. With Dupin in danger, do you have what it takes to find the culprit before it’s too late? Find out in this hypnotizing hidden-object puzzle adventure!


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After you and Dupin enter a room where a prime suspect was locked in with the doorman, Matt, the "bad guy," Jacob, Zula's partner, jumps through a window into the garden. I actually checked out that poem, and the game is nothing like Christmas Wonderland 9 poem at all. What is important to me is whether this game was fun to play. You are going to join him as he strives to protect an old friend, Zula, one of the performers. I would not have paid "collectors" price for this one, if I had done the preview first. So how did we end up there? We did not mind the music, they did not do much to elevate the Sparkle Unleashed, but also did not distract us. Detective Dupin will be a special guest star participant, so this will be a party to die for! As if the storyline was not bad enough, the twist from the main game to the bonus chapter is worse. However, the event comes to a standstill when someone murdered Zula during her performance! Fortunately they are still fighting in the garden. You are in front of the house now, Dupin is nowhere to be seen. Left behind are you, with the task of helping Dupin.

For the price, I don't think it's worth it. The Hidden Object Scenes are just okay, nothing spectacular, nothing really new. I miss the early DT games and wish the Devs would just start a new series and stop abusing E. It is back to the true detective story again Still, we wish to see more creativity in the hidden object scenes and the puzzles, as they remain fairly standard and easy. So how did we end up there? Date published: It gives the game an unusual direction. We are left with one impression at the end of the main game only to be told something different in the bonus chapter. Detective Dupin will be a special guest star participant, so this will be a party to die for! Left behind are you, with the task of helping Dupin. For example, at one point, we are shot at in a room with a well; the next second, we find ourselves in a dungeon.

A complete fabrication with little or no relation to the claimed poem. Meeting point is the Pendulum House. I strongly suggest you try the Demo before you purchase Concentration. In fact, players will have a hard time figuring out what they even need to do to get some of those Achievements! Detective Dupin will be a special guest star participant, so this will be a party to die for! We are left with one impression at the end of the main game only to be told something different in the bonus chapter. Part of the show? The Mini-Games I will admit are pretty easy to solve, even on the Hard difficulty setting, but I don't really care how hard or easy puzzles are, as long as they are fun, and I enjoyed several of them. The Hidden Object Scenes are just okay, nothing spectacular, nothing really new. But then she is hit by a dart and falls to the floor, dead. She has appealed Megapolis Dupin for help.


Either way, we should have been injured, yet we are left without a single scratch! Sadly, while it functions as a game, it is not on the level we've come to expect from DT games. The Hidden Object Scenes are just okay, nothing spectacular, nothing really new. HOS vary but most are lists. You regain consciousness to find that the secret passage they went through can be opened when you find four statuettes. I can't believe so many people are marking this game down because it is not the same storyline as Poe's version. She has appealed to Dupin for help. Short game! I miss the early DT games and wish the Devs would just start a new series and stop abusing E. It is back to the true detective story again Good try but does not meet the standards of prior Edgar Allen Poe's. The game includes several zoom-zone mini-hidden object scenes, which adds to the complexity of the game, as well as options to perform different actions on certain tasks. Still, we wish to see more creativity in the hidden object scenes and the puzzles, as they remain fairly standard and easy. The CE bling assortment includes collectible cards for the characters and morphing objects. A knock at the door, the butler opens, asks for your invitation.

A complete fabrication with little or no relation to the claimed poem. So that was rather annoying itself. Otherwise, it is just another addition to a growing line of disappointments in the Dark Tales series. You are in front of the house now, Dupin is nowhere to be seen. I should note that the graphics were pretty good, as usual; as was the familiar Dark Tales theme music. Can you team up with Dupin once again and solve this cold-blooded case? Left behind are you, with the task of helping Dupin. It is back to the true detective story again Dupin goes after him just before a security gate clangs down. The games earn achievements and build upon each other!! Guests are there by invitation only and Dupin has yours. The Mini-Games I will admit are pretty easy to solve, even on the Hard difficulty setting, but I don't really care how hard or easy puzzles are, as long as they are fun, and I enjoyed several of them. You are going to join him as he strives to protect an old friend, Zula, one of the performers. Bad stuff: Same ol' complaints - missteps and logic fails abound.

You are in front of the house now, Dupin is nowhere to be seen. It's a good thing you made it to the show on time, unfortunately, this show will be the Grand Final, but is it just an elaborate Grand Illusion? A knock at the door, the butler opens, asks for your invitation. That is really what they should return to, because they are good at it. It seems to me that they are trying so hard to remaster the oldies by completely revamping the plots, so why not go all the way? But then, the game does not make much sense either. They are presented in minigames and puzzles, both easy as well as more challenging. While the basis of the gameplay is nothing worth writing home about, there is a few elements that spark our interest. One puzzle is a maze — nicely done and not too easy. She has appealed to Dupin for help. It gives the game an unusual direction. She has received threats upon her life and has foreseen her death. By the time you've run back and forth retrieving the other masks from safe, cabinet, and trunk, using a seeming unending supply of amulets, there seems little point in rushing after Dupin and Jacob.

4 thoughts on “Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poes The Pit and the Pendulum

  1. But what a cheap trick to get folks to buy the Collector's Edition to see what is the real, whole story! Guests are there by invitation only and Dupin has yours. We did not mind the music, they did not do much to elevate the game, but also did not distract us. Through te window you are able to see something strange: Dupin is shooting at a man.

  2. But then, the game does not make much sense either. Did we fall through the well? Dupin goes after him. You won't be disappointed.

  3. Through te window you are able to see something strange: Dupin is shooting at a man. The storyline is somewhat choppy, and parts of it really don't make any sense at all. Bad stuff: Same ol' complaints - missteps and logic fails abound. The games earn achievements and build upon each other!!

  4. You are in front of the house now, Dupin is nowhere to be seen. Think of something else please! Don't take my word for the necessity - believe the reviewer who lamented not checking it out before his disappointing purchase of this game.

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