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The Mystery of the Nautilus (Windows)

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Description

This adventure game was inspired by the Jules Verne novel "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea".

The story begins aboard the USS Shark, a research submarine, exploring the depths of the Atlantic Ocean. The crew discovers a huge metallic object and argues whether to further examine it. During the debate, a young scientist, taking it upon himself to go without orders, steals a mini-sub and docks at the mysterious wreck. You play the scientist aboard what he learns to be Captain Nemo's vessel the "Nautilus". There are many rooms to explore and numerous puzzles to be solved in this 1st person point-and-click adventure game.

Screenshots

The Mystery of the Nautilus Windows Solving this simple "arrange the pieces" puzzle will unlock the steering column of the ship.
The Mystery of the Nautilus Windows One of many such corridors. The inventory bar will stay on-screen until you remove it with a right click. You "wear" items, such as these boots, by clicking them onto your face.
The Mystery of the Nautilus Windows Options Menu
The Mystery of the Nautilus Windows In Nemo's bedroom you'll find a few puzzles and inventory objects. The dial on the right is the air supply gauge.

Alternate Titles

  • "The Secret of the Nautilus" -- UK title
  • "Sekret Nautilusa" -- Polish title
  • "El secreto del Nautilus" -- Spanish title
  • "Das Geheimnis der Nautilus" -- German title
  • "Collection Jules Verne: Le Secret Du Nautilus D'Après 20.000 lieues sous les mers" -- French title

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User Reviews

A Pixel-Hunting, Lonely Experience Jeanne (75612) 1.67 Stars1.67 Stars1.67 Stars1.67 Stars1.67 Stars

The Press Says

JeuxVideoPC.com Jul 13, 2006 15 out of 20 75
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Jun 03, 2002 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
GameZone May 30, 2002 7 out of 10 70
Netjak Nov 07, 2002 6.2 out of 10 62
Adventurearchiv Apr 02, 2002 60 out of 100 60
PC Games (Germany) Jun 04, 2002 51 out of 100 51
UHS (Universal Hint System) Jun 25, 2002 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Just Adventure Apr 25, 2002 C 50
Gamesmania Apr 03, 2002 44 out of 100 44
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Dec, 2002 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 20

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Windows formats 4 vedder (20206)
Aug 26, 2010

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Jeanne (75612) added The Mystery of the Nautilus (Windows) on May 09, 2002