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Odyssey: The Search for Ulysses (Windows)

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You have been granted your freedom from prison with one catch: you must find Ulysses, missing since the end of the Trojan War. Travel throughout the known world, encounter friends and foes, monsters and legends, and much more. Can you find what happened to Ulysses, and ultimately save yourself?


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Alternate Titles

  • "Одиссея" -- Russian spelling
  • "Odyssée: Sur les traces d'Ulysse" -- French title
  • "Odyssee: Auf der Suche nach Odysseus" -- German title
  • "Odyseja: W Poszukiwaniu Ulissesa" -- Polish title
  • "Odisea: La Búsqueda de Ulises" -- Spanish title

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User Reviews

Probably the worst game I ever bought Caynreth (8) 0.43 Stars0.43 Stars0.43 Stars0.43 Stars0.43 Stars
An insult to Homer’s “Odyssey”…and to our intelligence. Jeanne (75620) 0.71 Stars0.71 Stars0.71 Stars0.71 Stars0.71 Stars

The Press Says

Just Adventure 2000 B+ 83 Jun 05, 2000 15 out of 20 75
GameSpot Jan 26, 2001 7.2 out of 10 72
PC Games (Germany) Mar 07, 2001 63 out of 100 63 (UK) Oct 11, 2000 6 out of 10 60
PC Player (Germany) Jul, 2000 57 out of 100 57
Absolute Games ( Sep 19, 2000 55 out of 100 55
IGN Jan 16, 2001 5.1 out of 10 51 Jan, 2003 4 out of 10 40
GameStar (Germany) Jul, 2000 35 out of 100 35


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Odyssey is the very first adventure game that has been completely translated in Greek (script and voices). The DVD version of Odyssey includes the game in English, French, German, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish and Italian.

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  • Helpful Hints for Odyssey (These hints will give you nudges before the solution is revealed so you can solve Odyssey's puzzles yourself.)
Kasey Chang (3653) added Odyssey: The Search for Ulysses (Windows) on Jan 27, 2001