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Curse: The Eye of Isis

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 2
...
3.1
Windows
61
3.1
Xbox
65
3.7
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Description

Someone has stolen an artifact from the British Museum - a sacred (and CURSED) Egyptian statuette called the "Eye of Isis". You are called in to investigate its disappearance, find and return it to the pyramid where it once resided. The deadly curse must be stopped, and time is of the essence!

Curse: The Eye of Isis is a horror action game. Choose to play either Dr. Darien Dane or his assistant, Victoria Sutton. Each character has different scenarios to complete to reach the same objective. Travel to seven different locations, battling undead monsters (zombies, mummies, etc. and their bosses) as well as animated deadly objects. Locate and use a variety of weapons including a shotgun, rifle, pistol, truncheon, crossbow, flame-thrower and mortar gun. Find clues, characters and puzzles to help you discover the location of the sacred statue.

During the game, realtime 3D cut scenes, interactions with NPCs as well as visual and audio messages provide more information to advance the story line. Gameplay is in 3rd person with action scenes reverting to 1st person.

Screenshots

Curse: The Eye of Isis Windows My pistol seems to be working well.
Curse: The Eye of Isis Windows A long hallway
Curse: The Eye of Isis Windows Attacked by a mummy!
Curse: The Eye of Isis Windows Testing my pistol on a zombified museum worker.

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User Reviews

Killed by a bug. Windows Depeche Mike (17196)

The Press Says

7Wolf Magazine Windows Nov 05, 2003 8 out of 10 80
PGNx Media Windows Nov 16, 2003 7.7 out of 10 77
GameZone Windows Nov 25, 2003 7.3 out of 10 73
TeamXbox Xbox Dec 22, 2003 6.9 out of 10 69
Worth Playing Windows Dec 30, 2003 6.9 out of 10 69
IGN Xbox Feb 03, 2004 6.8 out of 10 68
Game Over Online Xbox Apr 28, 2004 60 out of 100 60
Adventure Classic Gaming Windows Jan 19, 2011 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Joystick (French) Windows Jan, 2004 5 out of 10 50
Stratos Group Windows Dec 15, 2003 2.3 out of 5 46

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