Secrets of the Luxor

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You're an archaeologist exploring an ancient pyramid in this Myst-like adventure. You've discovered evidence of a powerful artifact left behind by an advanced civilization, and you have to prevent it from falling into the wrong hands. As you explore the pyramid and solve puzzles, you will travel across time and space to three different worlds.

The game features a point-and-click interface and static 3D rendered graphics, with full-motion video interludes and a VR headset mode allowing for 360 degree panning. The game ships on 2 cds.


Secrets of the Luxor Windows 3.x A computer
Secrets of the Luxor Macintosh Use the swipe card in your inventory to gain access to the Terror Room
Secrets of the Luxor Windows 3.x One of many elevators
Secrets of the Luxor Macintosh A camera in your inventory allows you to take photographs of any scene or object in the game

Alternate Titles

  • "Les Mystères de Louxor" -- French title

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Critic Reviews

Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks Macintosh 2001 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks Windows 2001 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Mac Gamer Macintosh 1998 78 out of 100 78
Just Adventure Windows Sep 02, 2003 B 75
PC Joker Windows Jan, 1997 67 out of 100 67
PC Games (Germany) Windows Jan, 1997 63 out of 100 63
High Score Macintosh Dec, 1996 3 out of 5 60
Quandary Windows Jul, 1999 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
GameBoomers Windows 1997 C 50
Adventure Gamers Windows May 19, 2002 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50


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Related Web Sites

  • Developer Interview (Four Fat Chicks' spoke to five creative minds behind Secrets of the Luxor, Mark Ahlin (3D graphics, video footage), Tanya Rizzuti (special effects), Adrian Ropp (special effects, additional 3D graphics), Del Ahlin (original score, sound effects), and Jared Atkin (programming, 3D graphics). )
  • Secrets of the Luxor Solutions (Walkthrough by Aaron DeSoto)
  • Secrets of the Luxor Walkthrough (By Linda Shaw & Norma Kuderna)
  • Zarf's Review (A rather Mac-centric review of Secrets of the Luxor by Andrew Plotkin (May, 1996).)
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