Schizm: Mysterious Journey (Windows)

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72
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Description

The year is 2083. A scientific team has been sent to the deserted planet Argilus and never came back. You are a member of a supply ship crew, whose task is to check the bases, and it becomes your mission to uncover the mystery behind the planet and to find the vanished camerades.

Schizm: Mysterious Journey is a traditional 1-st person perspective adventure in the style of graphical Zork games. It features 180-degree movement and was released on DVD, although it has also a scaled-down 4 CD version.

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Schizm: Mysterious Journey Windows Yes, sure... It all started when we were sitting in our space ship and peacefully watching the intro sequence of "Schizm: The Mysterious Journey"...
Schizm: Mysterious Journey Windows Can you tell me more about your journey?
Schizm: Mysterious Journey Windows Travelling to the other part of the city
Schizm: Mysterious Journey Windows ...only in order to see this!

Alternate Titles

  • "神秘之旅" -- Chinese Title (Simplified)
  • "神秘之旅" -- Chinese spelling (Traditional)
  • "Щизм: мистическое приключение" -- Russian title
  • "Schizm: Prawdziwe Wyzwanie" -- Polish title
  • "Mysterious Journey: Schizm" -- Updated title
  • "Mysterious Journey 1" -- common name

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User Reviews

A clone that rivals its mentor Jeanne (75451) 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars
You like what you like, and so do I Paul Brown (15) 4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars

Critic Reviews

Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks 2001 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Just Adventure Nov, 2001 A- 91
Gry OnLine Sep 10, 2001 9 out of 10 90
GameSpy Jan 10, 2002 80 out of 100 80
Gamesmania.de Jul 04, 2001 76 out of 100 76
Game industry News (GiN) 2002 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
4Players.de Aug 22, 2001 64 out of 100 64
Adventure Gamers Oct 19, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
PC Action Jul 06, 2001 43 out of 100 43
Aventura y Cía Apr 14, 2002 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Trivia

The FAQ at Dreamcatcher's web site provides this interesting note about the name of this game:

"After reading tons of customer letters urging us to change the name of the difficult to pronounce Schizm and also speaking with thousands of customers on the phone who mispronounced the title Schizm - pronounced SKI-ZIM, we have decided to market the title under the name Mysterious Journey, subtitled Schizm."

Of course I guess making a game with a difficult to pronounce name came naturally to Maciej, Zbigniew, Lukasz, and the other designers at Detalion.

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Cor 13 (174144) added Schizm: Mysterious Journey (Windows) on Aug 01, 2001