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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.

Screenshots

The Omega Stone Windows I opened the Ark of the Covenant .. and lived!
The Omega Stone Windows Look!  A real Druid!
The Omega Stone Windows You have been unconscious, as Sir Geoffreys explains.
The Omega Stone Windows "Hump", your ultimate chauffeur

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 (75627) 3.33 Stars3.33 Stars3.33 Stars3.33 Stars3.33 Stars

The Press Says

GameBoomers 2003 A 100
Withingames Dec 15, 2003 4 out of 5 80
GameSpot Apr 01, 2003 8 out of 10 80
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Apr 15, 2003 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Jeuxvideo.com Nov 04, 2003 13 out of 20 65
JeuxVideoPC.com Dec 06, 2003 13 out of 20 65
Adventure Gamers Apr 30, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Adventure Corner Mar 30, 2004 52 out of 100 52
GameStar (Germany) Jan, 2004 31 out of 100 31
Joystick (French) Dec, 2003 3 out of 10 30

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Jeanne (75627) added The Omega Stone (Windows) on Mar 19, 2003
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