Runaway 2: The Dream of the Turtle

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At the end of Runaway: A Road Adventure, Brian and Gina finally had the time to be together on a tropical island called Mala, but the good times don't last long. One day they decide to go on a trip and fly over the island in a plane. Everything goes well until the engines suddenly catch fire and the plane makes his way down. Since there is only one parachute, Brian gives it to Gina and throws her out the plane. Brian survives the crash but he now has to find Gina once again.

His search in this 2D adventure takes him around the globe even to the icy regions of Alaska. Along the way the player will have to solve many riddles for which they will need to talk to people or find items scattered around in the environments. The player will also meet old friends from Runaway: A Road Adventure such as the hacker Sushi Douglas and many new characters are introduced as well.


Runaway 2: The Dream of the Turtle Windows The globe puzzle
Runaway 2: The Dream of the Turtle Windows Picturesque Tiki Falls
Runaway 2: The Dream of the Turtle Windows ...and some new characters like the world-famous adventurer Dean Grassick.
Runaway 2: The Dream of the Turtle Windows Why do you have a monkey in your inventory?

Alternate Titles

  • "Runaway: The Dream of the Turtle" -- UK title
  • "Runaway 2: Сны Черепахи" -- Russian spelling
  • "Runaway 2: Sen Żółwia" -- Polish title
  • "Runaway 2: El Sueño de la Tortuga" -- Spanish title

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User Reviews

whoever says this game is perfect probably never played a real point and click adventure game Windows tante totti (15)
Sure to be a hit worldwide, only slightly tainted by issues of its predecessor Windows Jeanne (75500)

Critic Reviews

GamesWEB Windows Jan 19, 2007 85 out of 100 85
La Aventura es la Aventura Windows Aug 29, 2007 85 out of 100 85
Adventures - Kompakt Nintendo DS Dec 03, 2007 8.5 out of 10 85 Windows Dec 04, 2006 8 out of 10 80
Adventure Corner Nintendo DS Jan 14, 2008 76 out of 100 76
Cheat Code Central Windows Apr, 2007 3.7 out of 5 74 (UK) Windows Mar 12, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Factornews Windows Mar 05, 2007 6 out of 10 60
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Windows Mar 26, 2007 58 out of 100 58
Games Radar Windows Mar 15, 2007 5 out of 10 50


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The cover art on the disc of the UK release comes from the first game. It shows the wrong title Runaway: A Road Adventure and refers to a making of section, which is not available on the disc. At that time, the first game had also not yet been natively released in the UK.


The Spanish edition comes with the first game, Runaway: A Road Adventure, as well as a book with concept art.


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    • 2006 – #3 Best Adventure of the Year
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