Timelapse (Windows 3.x)

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Timelapse is a puzzle-solving adventure game similar to Myst. It starts with you receiving an urgent message from an archaeologist friend working in the Easter Islands on a ancient link to lost civilizations. You arrive at his dig site to find him missing. You are the only person who can find him and your search will eventually lead you to the ancient Egyptian, Mayan, Anasazi, and the lost city of Atlantis.


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There are 4 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.

Alternate Titles

  • "Timelapse: Die Zivilisationen der Antike...die Verbindung mit Atlantis" -- German tag-lined title
  • "Timelapse: Civilisations anciennes...Le secret de l'Atlantide" -- French tag-lined title
  • "Timelapse: Ancient Civilizations...the Link to Atlantis" -- Tag-lined title

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Critic Reviews

PC Games Nov, 1996 B+ 83
Adventure Classic Gaming Sep 08, 1999 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Gamesmania.de 1996 75 out of 100 75
GameSpot Nov 15, 1996 7.4 out of 10 74
PC Gamer Apr, 1997 60 out of 100 60
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Mar, 1997 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Entertainment Weekly Nov 15, 1996 C 50


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The game comes on a whopping 4 cds (one for each location).

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Sciere (320689) added Timelapse (Windows 3.x) on Nov 20, 2005
Other platforms contributed by Ryan Prendiville (664) and Jeanne (75486)