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.


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Return to Mysterious Island iPhone Load saved games
Return to Mysterious Island iPhone Inventory screen
Return to Mysterious Island iPhone Something interesting in this direction?
Return to Mysterious Island iPhone Loading screen

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

Slide to Play iPhone Jun 03, 2009 4 out of 4 100
FileFactory Games / Gameworld Network Windows Nov 29, 2004 90 out of 100 90
Game Chronicles Windows Jan 25, 2005 8.5 out of 10 85
GameSpy Windows Nov 19, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Quandary Windows Nov, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Windows Jan 20, 2005 75 out of 100 75
GameSpot Windows Dec 03, 2004 7.3 out of 10 73
HonestGamers Windows Jul 03, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Adventure Classic Gaming Windows Jun 01, 2009 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Joystick (French) Windows Jan, 2005 5 out of 10 50

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