New MobyGoal! We're aiming for 1,500 well documented Arcade games.

Edna & Harvey: Harvey's New Eyes

MobyRank MobyScore
Macintosh
...
...
Windows
84
3.6
Not an American user?

Description

Harvey's New Eyes is the successor of Edna & Harvey: The Breakout. This time the player takes the role of Lilly, a convent schoolgirl with two apparant traits: she does not speak a single word during the whole game (a narrator fills in the gaps) and she brings mayhem over other people during her actions. For example one of the first tasks in the game is to dig over the cloister patch - and during the process she kills one of her schoolmates. Is this just bad luck or is Lilly insane? And are those gnomes which paint everything purple which Lilly does not want to see just part of her imagination?

The game keeps the minimalistic graphics style of the predecessor and features the usual adventure elements: walking through the screens, picking up items, "talking" to other characters and solving inventory based puzzles. Occasionally there are logic puzzles which can be skipped. The game concentrates on Lilly's story and the protagonists of the predecessor (save for Harvey) play only secondary roles.

Screenshots

Edna & Harvey: Harvey's New Eyes Windows The chapel is a dangerous place for drilling. The monstrous wooden cross in the background actually shakes threateningly. Though warning other people doesn't seem to be Lilli's mayor concern.
Edna & Harvey: Harvey's New Eyes Windows One of the Harvey demons personifying the mental blockades in a hypnotic parallel world.
Edna & Harvey: Harvey's New Eyes Windows Lilli displays her skill. There is a censorship gnome at work, retouching one result of Lilli's earlier course of havoc.
Edna & Harvey: Harvey's New Eyes Windows Garret's secret observation room. From here spies on the child loathing Reverend Mother.

Alternate Titles

  • "Harveys neue Augen" -- German title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


The Press Says

Gamers (Germany) Windows Sep 06, 2011 91 out of 100 91
iamgamer Windows 2011 90 out of 100 90
Adventurespiele Windows Aug 23, 2011 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Spielemagazin Windows Sep 02, 2011 89 out of 100 89
GamingXP Windows Sep 07, 2011 89 out of 100 89
GameStar (Germany) Windows Aug 24, 2011 86 out of 100 86
Gamers.at Windows Aug 22, 2011 86 out of 100 86
PC Games (Germany) Windows Aug 26, 2011 85 out of 100 85
Computer Bild Spiele Windows Sep 16, 2011 1.8 out of 6 84
IGN Windows Oct 26, 2012 6 out of 10 60

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

Awards

  • GameStar (Germany)
    • 2011 - Adventure of the Year (Readers' Vote)
  • PC Games (Germany)
    • Issue 01/2012 - #2 Best Adventure Game in 2011 (Readers' Choice)

Related Web Sites

Contributed to by Patrick Bregger (107451) and Sciere (245704)