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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 Your watch is a phone with GPS and you get the news.
Return to Mysterious Island Windows Captain Nemo's Quarters aboard the Nautilus
Return to Mysterious Island Windows The main menu
Return to Mysterious Island Windows The story begins with Mina washed up on an island.

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
  • "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 (75620)

The Press Says

Just Adventure Windows Nov 17, 2004 A 100
Game Over Online Windows Dec 08, 2004 87 out of 100 87
Adventure Gamers Windows Dec 04, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adventure Corner 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
Meristation Windows Feb 16, 2005 7 out of 10 70
Jeuxvideo.com Windows Dec 31, 2004 14 out of 20 70
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) iPhone Nov 20, 2009 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Adventure Classic Gaming Windows Jun 01, 2009 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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