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The Mystery of the Crystal Portal

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Description

Journalist Nicole Rankvist receives a letter from Robert, her archaeologist father, describing the discovery of the key for a powerful artifact called the Crystal Portal. When he goes missing, Nicole must find the scattered pieces of the key around the world.

The Mystery of the Crystal Portal is a hidden object that replaces the traditional list of objects names with a different gameplay mechanic. The player has to click on certain objects in the scenery that open a circle around it with photographs of items that must be found and dragged to it. After picking all the required stuff, some of these container objects disappear to reveal a key item underneath them.

Some of the objects have to be collected in one screen to be used in another place (for example, finding matches outside the house to light a fireplace inside). At the end of each stage/location there's a unique logic puzzle game to be solved, involving some of the objects that the player picked up.

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The Mystery of the Crystal Portal iPhone Office
The Mystery of the Crystal Portal Windows Monk
The Mystery of the Crystal Portal Windows Vines puzzle
The Mystery of the Crystal Portal Windows Metal coil inside the trash

Alternate Titles

  • "The Mystery of the Crystal Portal HD" -- Mobile title

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The Press Says

Adventurespiele Windows Apr 27, 2010 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
AppSafari iPhone Apr 27, 2010 3.5 out of 5 70
GameZebo Windows Jul 09, 2008 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
App Spy iPhone Dec 23, 2009 3 out of 5 60
GameXtazy Windows Aug 27, 2008 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Contributed to by Sciere (251862), Kabushi (122027) and Macs Black (77786)