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The Omega Stone (Windows)

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Description

The Omega Stone extends the adventure experienced in its predecessor, Riddle of the Sphinx, in which players were left with the question, "Did Sir Geoffreys actually find the illusive Ark of the Covenant?"

The quest leads beyond Egypt to some of the world's most famous locations. Search and explore Chichen Itza, Stonehenge, Easter Island, and Bimini in the Devil's Triangle, all of which are reproduced with pre-rendered graphics or still photographic images.

The adventure is played from first-person perspective, in Myst style. The game features a point-and-click interface, atmospheric effects (rain, wind etc.), cutscenes with live actors and in-game animations, and many mysterious puzzles to solve.

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The Omega Stone Windows The Menu
The Omega Stone Windows You'll also have fun playing with alchemy!
The Omega Stone Windows Lord Bathelwaite - one of the few people you'll actually get to talk to.
The Omega Stone Windows A Journal

Alternate Titles

  • "Портал Времён. Загадка Сфинкса 2" -- Russian spelling
  • "The Omega Stone: Rivages Oubliés " -- French title
  • "The Omega Stone: El Enigma Olvidado" -- Spanish title
  • "Riddle of the Sphinx 2" -- Informal name

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User Reviews

Slightly better than the previous game ... but Jeanne (75620) 3.33 Stars3.33 Stars3.33 Stars3.33 Stars3.33 Stars

The Press Says

Adventure Classic Gaming Dec 24, 2009 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameZone Mar 27, 2003 7.1 out of 10 71
UHS (Universal Hint System) May 09, 2003 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
GameSpy Apr 20, 2003 65 out of 100 65
Jeuxvideo.com Nov 04, 2003 13 out of 20 65
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Aug, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
CanadianGamer May 29, 2003 55 out of 100 55
Adventure Corner Mar 30, 2004 52 out of 100 52
GameZebo Jun 05, 2009 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Factornews Nov 21, 2003 2 out of 10 20

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Jeanne (75620) added The Omega Stone (Windows) on Mar 19, 2003
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