Return to Mysterious Island

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Description

Inspired by Jules Verne's book The Mysterious Island, you play a young woman who is stranded on an uncharted island. Attempting to break a world record by sailing around the world by herself, Mina is washed overboard during a storm and manages to swim to a beach. She must learn to survive by finding food and shelter and will eventually find a way to explore the entire island. During her adventure, Mina stumbles upon a beautiful submarine .. Captain Nemo's Nautilus!

The game features a non-linear storyline and a unique inventory management system. The majority of its puzzles are inventory object related and have multiple solutions. Readers of Verne's book will recognize the locations and characters in the game. Achievements are logged with points, reminiscent of older Sierra games.


Screenshots

Return to Mysterious Island Windows Captain Nemo's Quarters aboard the Nautilus
Return to Mysterious Island iPhone Options menu
Return to Mysterious Island Windows The island your on is a large volcano!
Return to Mysterious Island iPhone The monkey Yup in the corner

Alternate Titles

  • "重返神秘岛" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "神秘島" -- Chinese spelling (traditional)
  • "Возвращение на таинственный остров" -- Russianspelling
  • "Tajuplný Ostrov" -- Czech title
  • "Ritorno all'Isola Misteriosa" -- Italian title
  • "Return to Mysterious Island: Powrót na tajemniczą wyspę" -- Polish title
  • "Retour sur l’Ile Mystérieuse" -- French title
  • "Retorno a la isla misteriosa" -- Spanish title
  • "Jules Verne's Return to Mysterious Island (Deluxe Edition)" -- iPad title
  • "Jules Verne's Return To Mysterious Island" -- iPhone title
  • "Die Rückkehr Zur Geheimnisvollen Insel" -- German title

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User Reviews

Simply Marvelous .. I want to live on this island! Windows Jeanne (75500)

Critic Reviews

FileFactory Games / Gameworld Network Windows Nov 29, 2004 90 out of 100 90
Gameinatrix Windows Jan 05, 2005 B+ 83
GameSpy Windows Nov 19, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adventure Gamers Windows Dec 04, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Apr, 2005 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Quandary Windows Nov, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
HonestGamers Windows Jul 03, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) iPhone Nov 20, 2009 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Gamekult Windows Dec 22, 2004 6 out of 10 60
Joystick (French) Windows Jan, 2005 5 out of 10 50

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