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Pandora's Box (Windows)

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Description

A puzzle game in which you must solve puzzles in order to locate the seven tricksters, Maui, Puck, Eris, Monkey, Anansi, Coyote, and Raven, released from Pandora's Box and return them to its confines. To trap each trickster, you must locate four pieces of the box in cities around the world, and then capture the trickster himself in a special extra-hard puzzle.

Includes 350 puzzles of 10 different kinds created for this game: "Find and Fill," "Focus Point," "Image Hole," "Interlock," "Jesse's Strips," "Lens Bender," "Outer Layer," "Overlap," "Rotascope," and "Slices." The puzzles feature pictures, art, and objects appropriate to the cities in which they're set.

As you proceed, you can find tokens for hints and free puzzles in case you get stuck or don't like some of the puzzle types (which can get rather difficult on the later levels).

Screenshots

Pandora's Box Windows Player selection screen (French version)
Pandora's Box Windows Sandbox puzzle selection (French version)
Pandora's Box Windows Beginning of Level 1 Myth
Pandora's Box Windows Congratulation message at the end of a puzzle, with information on the work (French version)

Alternate Titles

  • "Pandora's Box: 350 puzzles par Alexey Pajitnov, le créateur de Tétris" -- French tag-lined title
  • "Pandora's Box: 350 puzzles from the creator of Tetris, Alexey Pajitnov" -- Tag-lined title

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Critic Reviews

Gamezilla Oct 12, 1999 91 out of 100 91
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Sep 25, 1999 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Computer Games Magazine Feb 21, 2000 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
NUKE Computer Gaming 2000 7.5 out of 10 75
PC Player (Germany) Oct, 1999 75 out of 100 75
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 1999 68 out of 100 68
Game Revolution Oct 01, 1999 B- 67
PC Joker Nov, 1999 46 out of 100 46
Spel för Alla Oct, 1999 4 out of 10 40
PC Games (Germany) Sep, 1999 30 out of 100 30

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andyhat (1907) added Pandora's Box (Windows) on Jun 04, 2000