Who have not played Nevertales: The Beauty Within yet? then you better hurry! Nevertales is literally one of the best Hidden Object Adventure games ever created, it is filled with vivid imagination and creativity accompanied by glowing visuals and rock-solid story. Nevertales team lead, Ivan Zorkic, who is behind all of this greatness is here to talk with us.
Name: Dark Canvas: Blood and Stone Collector's Edition Release Date: 27 October 2013 Developer: Vast Studios
You are a journalist, traveled to a Greek town to solve murders cases of people being covered in plasters; sound promising, is it not?
Name: Nevertales: The Beauty Within Collector's Edition Release Date: 25 October 2013 Developer: Mad Head Games
Nevertales: The Beauty Within is the third game from Mad Head Games. Their first game, Rite of Passage: The Perfect Show was wonderful. The second game, Rite of Passage: Child of the Forest was beyond amazing. Now, here comes the beginning of a new series, it is impossible to imagine how Nevertales: The Beauty Within managed to top the studio's first two games.
Surely you remember Stand O’ Food, it is one of the most popular and the most classic Time Management series - in the old days. Now, G5 Entertainment is ready to spice things and breath a new life to this famous franchise as it is now heading towards the Free-to-Play market. Many of you might gasp at the term F2p, but let us assure you - the Free-to-Play version of Stand O’ Food Empire does not spoil the fun!
Name: Fairy Tale Mysteries: The Beanstalk Collector's Edition Release Date: 20 October 2013 Developer: Gogii Games
Despite the fact that The Beanstalk serves as a sequel to 2012's HOPA Fairy Tale Mysteries: The Puppet Thief, although these two games are based on fairytales and Brothers Grimm - there is nothing similar between the two. The Puppet Thief was a very dark games with spooky plot and moody atmosphere, in contrast, The Beanstalk is very happy and cheerful!
Name: The Happy Hereafter Release Date: 16 October 2013 Developer: Alawar Entertainment/Mirball
Just in time for this year's Halloween, Alawar has released a new spooky Strategy/Sim title - The Happy Hereafter. In this game, you have to help the souls build a happy afterlife and create a Heaven in the underworld!
From Play Favorite Games, the developer of 9: The Dark Side series; Stranger Than Fiction: Ghosts at Seattle is a new detective Hidden Object Adventure title with stunning graphics and captivating story!
Name: Otherworld: Shades of Fall Collector's Edition Release Date: 18 October 2013 Developer: Boomzap Entertainment
For the third time now, we are immersed in the beautiful world of Otherworld. Spring and Summer have passed, now it's time for Fall! In this third Otherworld game, Boomzap continues to deliver us with a continuation of Fiona's journey, except this time Fiona is being turned into stone by The Shade and his gang. You, along with the Storm Cat has to find the missing pieces of the Perpetual Prison, a device that the Shade once trapped inside it.
Name: The Torment of Mont Triste Collector's Edition Release Date: 13 October 2013 Developer: Sulus Games
Remember when you were young and used to afraid of nightmares? We believe many adults still do now, nobody likes nightmares. As a result of a failed scientific experiment, Lord of Nightmares is unleashed and went off scaring people in Mont Triste. Now the citizens are afraid to fall asleep, you have to go deep behind the case and crack this supernatural mystery!
Name: Jewel Legends: Magical Kingdom Release Date: 09 October 2013 Developer: Mind Elevator Games/Cerasus Media
Partnering with Mind Elevator Games, Cerasus Media brings us the latest sequel in the best-selling Jewel Legends series. We have played and loved the first game in the series, Tree of Life. We have not played the second game, Atlantis but the game has an almost 4 star rating on Big Fish Games, so it should be pretty good. so what about Magical Kingdom?
We are sure many of you are already getting excited just after reading the title of this post. Just to clarify something up before we start, Mystery Case Files: Spirits of Blackpool is NOT the actual 2013's MCF sequel, it is a Free-to-Play iOS spin-off of the series. The actual MCF sequel for this year will be a sequel to Madame's Fate, hitting the Big Fish Games website in a month or two.
Name: Haunted Hotel: Eclipse Collector's Edition Release Date: 11 October 2013 Developer: Elephant Games
In the last couple of years, there have been quite a few franchise takeover. This including the Azada series formerly by BigFishGames, taken over by ERS-G as well as the Phantasmat series also remade by ERS-G. We, personally prefer the original game much more than the makeover one. This is also the case with the Haunted Hotel series by Spiecialbit Studio, which has now being developed by Elephant Games.
This time round, Fiona hs been turned into a stone statue while Shade and Huntsman are trying to hunt you down. Get ready for this third game in one of the most acclaimed HOPA series, hitting the stores real soon!
Name: Tales of Lagoona 2: Peril at Poseidon Park Release Date: 08 October 2013 Developer: Playcademy
This past few years, Hidden Object Adventure games are flooding the market. Some might think that there is no place for a classic Hidden Object game to stand out; Tales of Lagoona 2: Peril at Poseidon Park proves this wrong!
Name: The Tiny Tale Release Date: 03 October 2013 Developer: Running Pillow
From the studio behind famous Time Management series like King's Smith and Dragon Keeper, The Tiny Tale is the studio's first resource-management game. That does not mean that the team is not pro on the field, because The Tiny Tale is just so-so good!
Name: Stranded Dreamscapes: The Prisoner Collector's Edition Release Date: 06 October 2013 Developer: Friendly Cactus Games
Your niece, Emmy is in coma. You as Helen, has to travel deep inside her mind, get to the bottom of the case and wake her up before she is too far drifted off in her nightmares! Friendly Cactus Games is a newbie to the HOPA genre, Stranded Dreamscapes is well done as a whole but does it worth the CE price tag?
Name: Mayan Prophecies: Cursed Island Collector's Edition Release Date: 04 October 2013 Developer: Elefun Games
At the end of Ship of Spirits, Alexis and her friends found themselves lost at sea. When finally they arrived at a Mayan island where the Spirit of Volcano is about to erupt, you have to help Alexis to collect the missing artifacts and return them before the island breaks apart!
Name: Questerium: Sinister Trinity Release Date: 01 October 2013 Developer: URSE Games
Questerium: Sinister Trinity was released as a Soft-Release on Big Fish Games right at the start of October. Normally, soft-releases are games of weaker quality or pretty average games. It is surely a surprise to see Questerium: Sinister Trinity being released as a Soft-Release, since it can easily be a solid Collector's Edition!
Name: Midnight Mysteries: Witches of Abraham Collector's Edition Release Date: 29 October 2013 Developer: Hot Lava Games/MumboJumbo
The 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln has come to visit you. Travel back in time, follow his clues and find the treasure of the Knights of the Golden Circle before his enemies do! Once again, Midnight Mysteries will take you back on an interesting time journey, but this time - might not be as thrilling as before.
He sees a cage with the golden nightingale and says, "This will make my little girl happy". The glowing eyes of the Beast are seen in the darkness and it keeps saying the word "daughter". The man takes the nightingale out of the cage and suddenly there are streaks of lightning and thunderbolts. The beast's silhouette appears against that backdrop and growls, 'You took my nightingale and for that your daughter will stay with me forever'.