Journey to the Center of the Earth (Windows)

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Description

Inspired by the stories of Jules Verne, Journey to the Center of the Earth is an adventure game that features a familiar point-and-click interface and is played in 3rd person perspective.

You play Ariane, a lovely young photographer and reporter for a travel magazine. Just as her helicopter lands on a rocky ledge in Iceland's volcano region, a sudden rockslide occurs. The copter is destroyed and its pilot has vanished. Ariane is thrown clear and must somehow find help. Searching the cliff on which she landed, she discovers the entrance to an underground passage. Where does it lead? What will she find there?

Guide Ariane through the strange and enchanting lands hidden beneath the earth's crust for centuries. Meet and talk with exotic beings. Solve over 100 puzzles to help her learn the secrets of this strange land. Actions you take during the game can lead to two distinct endings.

Screenshots

Journey to the Center of the Earth Windows Sometimes your view changes to overhead
Journey to the Center of the Earth Windows One of your first puzzles. The inventory bar stays hidden at the bottom until you want it.
Journey to the Center of the Earth Windows To open the door, place these tiles in their proper order around the rim.
Journey to the Center of the Earth Windows Main screen with options, save, load and exit

Alternate Titles

  • "Путешествие к центру Земли" -- Russian spelling
  • "Voyage au Centre de la Terre" -- French title
  • "Viaje al centro de la Tierra" -- Spanish title
  • "Reis naar het middelpunt van de aarde" -- Dutch title
  • "Podróz do Wnetrza Ziemi" -- Polish title
  • "JTTCOTE" -- Common abbreviation
  • "Der verborgene Kontinent" -- German title
  • "Cesta do Stredu Zeme" -- Czech title

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User Reviews

A Giant Leap for Frogwares! Jeanne (75502) 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars

Critic Reviews

Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks Oct, 2003 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Netjak Mar 31, 2004 8.8 out of 10 88
Adventure Corner Feb 08, 2004 73 out of 100 73
Quandary Nov, 2003 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Armchair Empire, The Jul 14, 2004 6.7 out of 10 67
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 2003 65 out of 100 65
IGN Mar 29, 2004 6.3 out of 10 63
Aventura y Cía Feb 24, 2004 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
JeuxVideoPC.com Nov 18, 2004 12 out of 20 60
Factornews Jan 07, 2004 5 out of 10 50

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Jeanne (75502) added Journey to the Center of the Earth (Windows) on Oct 23, 2003