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Pandora's Box (Windows)

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3.9
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Description

A puzzle game in which you must solve puzzles in order to locate the seven tricksters, Maui, Puck, Eris, Monkey, Anansi, Coyote, and Raven, released from Pandora's Box and return them to its confines. To trap each trickster, you must locate four pieces of the box in cities around the world, and then capture the trickster himself in a special extra-hard puzzle.

Includes 350 puzzles of 10 different kinds created for this game: "Find and Fill," "Focus Point," "Image Hole," "Interlock," "Jesse's Strips," "Lens Bender," "Outer Layer," "Overlap," "Rotascope," and "Slices." The puzzles feature pictures, art, and objects appropriate to the cities in which they're set.

As you proceed, you can find tokens for hints and free puzzles in case you get stuck or don't like some of the puzzle types (which can get rather difficult on the later levels).

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Pandora's Box Windows Slices Puzzle
Pandora's Box Windows Interlock Puzzle
Pandora's Box Windows Sandbox puzzle selection (French version)
Pandora's Box Windows Lens Bender Puzzle

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The Press Says

Gamezilla Oct 12, 1999 91 out of 100 91
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Sep 25, 1999 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Techtite 2000 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Computer Games Magazine Feb 21, 2000 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks 1999 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameSpot Oct 05, 1999 7.9 out of 10 79
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 1999 68 out of 100 68
Game Revolution Oct 01, 1999 B- 67
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Feb, 2000 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
PC Games (Germany) Sep, 1999 30 out of 100 30

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andyhat (1910) added Pandora's Box (Windows) on Jun 04, 2000