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This pirate adventure game was inspired by the classic 1888 novel Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. Players take the role of Jim Hawkins, the boy from the book who fled with his share of Long John Silver's treasure four years ago.

His pirating days over, Jim is a respected member of his community and now the Captain of his own ship. But, his past catches up to him when a note arrives from Long John Silver himself delivered by Long John's faithful companion, the parrot Captain Flint. Long John wants Jim to find the hoard - the bounty of treasure that he buried on Emerald Isle. The message also cautions Jim that there are other pirates also looking for the treasure (as well as Long John himself) - so he must get there first!

Ahoy maties! Climb aboard Jim's ship and sail the high seas to tropical Emerald Isle. Solve the "tests" that Long John devised to keep his treasure (and his location) hidden.

Gameplay is handled in 1st-person, point-and-click fashion. The controls (right and left mouse clicks) and inventory system are very similar to Kheops' recent title, Return to Mysterious Island. Puzzles involve using inventory objects which can be manipulated, combined and taken apart. The game is all adventure without action or fighting of any kind.

Features include Caribbean island graphics, comic book style, drawn cut scenes, sound effects, island themed music, a task list and an in-game navigation map.

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Destination: Treasure Island Windows And the hero gets the girl. Even before becoming a hero.
Destination: Treasure Island Windows You can actually learn some useful knots from this game.
Destination: Treasure Island Windows Story is told with narrated comic book like cinematics.
Destination: Treasure Island Windows Book reveals bit of history of the mysterious island.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Rumbo a la isla del tesoro" -- Spanish title
  • "Neue Abenteuer auf der Schatzinsel" -- German title
  • "Kurs: Wyspa Skarbów" -- Polish title
  • "Destinazione: l'isola del tesoro" -- Italian title
  • "Destination: Treasure Island HD" -- iPad title
  • "Cap sur l'Ile au Trésor" -- French title

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Inside Mac Games (IMG) Macintosh May 27, 2009 9 out of 10 90
Adventure Europe Windows Feb 01, 2007 88 out of 100 88
Games4Mac Macintosh 2009 82 out of 100 82
Adventure Gamers Windows Apr 27, 2007 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adventures - Kompakt Windows 2008 7 out of 10 70
Adventure Corner Windows Jul 26, 2007 70 out of 100 70
GameZebo Windows Oct 16, 2009 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Computer Bild Spiele Windows Jun 06, 2007 3.06 out of 6 59
Krawall Gaming Network Windows May 29, 2007 57 out of 100 57
PC Games (Germany) Windows Apr 25, 2007 55 out of 100 55

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Trivia

Macintosh version

The Macintosh version of Destination: Treasure Island was declared Golden Master on February 15, 2009.

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