In Living Legends: Ice Rose you play a young woman that has the challenge of saving her local village of Rosemount from a powerful Ice Witch. The Ice Witch displays great power appearing to have little in the way of limits. In addition and adding to this tragedy the Ice Witch has a romantic attraction to your own love interest Edward turning him into a frozen ice statue. The Ice Witch appears to be on a quest to find all of the pieces of a rare and ancient magic mirror that will give her limitless powers. While you search for Edward you encounter several town folk that can be freed from the icy spell placed on them. These freed souls also provide clues to aid you in stopping her. If the Ice Witch isn’t stopped the world is doomed to be locked into a deep freeze forever. Your journey is to stop the Ice Witch from obtaining all the mirror fragments and saving Edward from her icy clutches.
The game style is one of hidden object puzzle adventure with hidden object scenes aiding in key plot event sequences or yielding needed items to assist the player in story progression. Hidden object scenes are traditional with word objects at the bottom of the screen to be found in the scene above. Some objects must be combined in the scene to be found and are indicated by colored words.