Midnight Mysteries 3: Devil on the Mississippi Collectors Edition

Mark Twain’s ghost has come to you seeking help. When Twain’s passion for literary history reignites a controversial debate about the true identity of Shakespeare, the age-old question resurrects one of the most evil interested parties. After waking the evil spirit, Twain sets about to rid his time of the darkness, but the plot only thickens. With Twain’s help, you have to unravel the connections to try to set history straight in Midnight Mysteries: Devil on the Mississippi! This is a special Collector's Edition release full of exclusive extras you won’t find in the standard version. As a bonus, Collector's Edition purchases count toward three stamps on your Monthly Game Club Punch Card! The Collector’s Edition includes:

This time, you are helping Mark Twain. This is one of the best HOA games I have ever played. The only thing I would say, for both adult and children, is that the GOAL board sometimes is a little too vague. I can only hope that they make another one. The inventory items were used quickly and provided a good indication of what needed to be done next. Feel free to contact me if you would like more details for a smaller child to play this game without assistance too. I just can't say enough good things about this game. The game draws on this real-life tragedy and also on one of Twain's later novels about the authorship of the Shakespearian canon, so there's some time-travelling back to Elizabethan England. I know my son will start a new game the instant he finishes this one. So maybe not. There are achievements in the game for attaining different goals. In his MM mystery, "Devil on the Mississippi, Twain appears before you, asking for help in solving the mystery of just how his younger brother died. I loved the graphics, music, cut scenes and game play.

Clovers need to be found to release an unlimited HO game. He is going through that game for the 3rd time since April and doesn't tire of it. Rated 5 out of 5 by LadyEM48 from Mystery of Samuel Clemons Brother Few folks today remember that Samuel Langhorn; aka Mark Twin; actually had a younger brother, whose death, at an early age, haunted the author for the rest his life. There is more to this game than just seek-and-find, as there are mini games and other items to search for throughout its entirety. I certainly enjoyed it! Overall, I am extremely pleased with my purchase - an excellent price for they game you are getting. I'm not sure, though the additional gameplay does tie up the loose ends, and there's a very tricky HOG where you need to find 80 bones. Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by knucklebones from Not a HOG but an eerie adventure 'Midnight Mysteries' have become must-have games for me. Very few voice-overs, though, so conversations with the numerous ghosts have to be read. There is also a bonus chapter and a bone hunt. His brother Henry also worked on the steamboats and died in an explosion, for which Twain felt guilty for the rest of his life. The 4th one was a bit less quality than the first 3, but it was still good. But given my total enjoyment of this spooky and atmospheric series I couldn't have settled for less. So maybe not. Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by Gwhen from Great way to start a HD Strategy Game I liked this -- it had more strategy than I originally planned on, but it was not too hard.


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Rated 5 out of 5 by LadyEM48 from Mystery of Samuel Clemons Brother Few folks today remember that Samuel Langhorn; aka Mark Twin; actually had a younger brother, whose death, at an early age, haunted the author for the rest his life. The only thing I would say, for both adult and children, is that the GOAL board sometimes is a little too vague. This is one of the best HOA games I have ever played. It would be cool if there was a toggle button or something in the options even to turn on a sort of "picture mode" so that he could find all the items without the help of an adult because he cannot read what he needs to find. A lengthy game with unusual puzzles combined with a good story line. Hints also available by finding ravens. And this game has everything; a built-in strategy guide, achievements that can be won, extra HOS that can be played if you obtain the necessary achievement, an additional challenge Argonauts Agency: Glove of Midas collecting 80 bones, good mini games, fantastic graphics, etc. I found the story to be very interesting and entertaining. The best Midnight Mysteries yet! Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by ginalosh22 from Midnight Mysteries games are awesome!!!! Oh and not sure if I missed it in the home screen of the game or something but I went there, originally to see if there was a "Rate this App" button but there wasn't one. The storyline was interesting and unique. The Sparkle 2 and system seem really solid. I just can't say enough good things about this game. It had a very interesting story line, not like a lot of the other ones.

I REALLY hope you guys as developers would consider adding some features to simplify or add extra-EXTRA help for a little kid who has the patience and focus to play this thing for hours - I caught him TRYING his hardest to sound out the words he's in pre-school to figure the game out himself because I was cooking dinner and dealing with his baby sister and couldn't help him at the moment. I found the story to be very interesting. The game lasted far longer than many HO games I've played. I just can't say enough good things about this game. The mini-puzzles were all amusing, but since there's no info about how each one works I sometimes had to crib from the in-built Strategy Guide to get me started. Based on actual events, Devil on the Mississippi, allows the player the opportunity to decide what really MAY have happened to the young brother, a riverboat captain, who died under conditions that were never clearly explained, leaving a pall over Mark's head for the remainder of his life. The game draws on this real-life tragedy and also on one of Twain's later novels about the authorship of the Shakespearian canon, so there's some time-travelling back to Elizabethan England. In his MM mystery, "Devil on the Mississippi, Twain appears before you, asking for help in solving the mystery of just how his younger brother died. I loved the graphics, music, cut scenes and game play. Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by knucklebones from Not a HOG but an eerie adventure 'Midnight Mysteries' have become must-have games for me. Worth the CE price? The main game took me about 3 hours, 15 minutes to complete.

There were times that ghosts popped up that actually had me scared. The game draws on this real-life tragedy and also on one of Twain's later novels about the authorship of the Shakespearian canon, so there's some time-travelling back to Elizabethan England. There are achievements in the game for attaining different goals. Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by belle98 from Outstanding!! Everything was top-notch. I intend to purchase the other Hidden Mysteries games Sparkle 2 hope they live up to the standard set by this game. The ghostly element of the game is so chilling.


However if you don't fancy the idea of journeying underground through crypts, digging up graves, and encountering Mephistopheles, you might want to avoid this one! Needed the help of the strategy guide which kept pace with the play. The best Midnight Mysteries yet! Being based on a real person, Mark Twain, brought an interesting historical figure into the mix. The main game took me about 3 hours, 15 minutes to complete. Feel free to contact me if you would like more details for a smaller child to play this game without assistance too. His brother Henry also worked on the steamboats and died in an explosion, for which Twain felt guilty for the rest of his life. He quickly and intuitively read the Guide and figured out before I got a chance to sit with him to show him how to play this - how to combine objects and made the tea in the first scene right away. It made me want to buy a book about Mark Twain. Everything was top-notch. Overall, this game is definitely worth trying. Great graphics with some spooky scenes. The mini-puzzles were all amusing, but since there's no info about how each one works I sometimes had to crib from the in-built Strategy Guide to get me started. I recommend them to all hidden object game lovers!!!! I would definitely purchase that.

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11 thoughts on “Midnight Mysteries 3: Devil on the Mississippi Collectors Edition

  1. But given my total enjoyment of this spooky and atmospheric series I couldn't have settled for less. However if you don't fancy the idea of journeying underground through crypts, digging up graves, and encountering Mephistopheles, you might want to avoid this one! Overall, I am extremely pleased with my purchase - an excellent price for they game you are getting. I found the story to be very interesting. It's also got great graphics, music and sound effects.

  2. The storyline was very interesting and flowed smoothly. The hints section was helpful without totally showing you the full game. I highly recommend it Oh and not sure if I missed it in the home screen of the game or something but I went there, originally to see if there was a "Rate this App" button but there wasn't one.

  3. So that was cool, but I wish the Guide would follow the story so if he needed extra help on certain scenese like when talking and conversation with the Ghosts it could simplify what he needs to do in a picture form…. I just can't say enough good things about this game. Worth the CE price? The graphics were beautifully done, sharp and clear. It's also got great graphics, music and sound effects.

  4. Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by knucklebones from Not a HOG but an eerie adventure 'Midnight Mysteries' have become must-have games for me. The replay value on the game is excellent as well, because the awards you try to snag are not as easy as they seem. I would definitely purchase that.

  5. I agree with Laflamme's review, that the game will make much more sense if you can spare 10 minutes to read Wikipedia's article about Twain's life. I'm not sure, though the additional gameplay does tie up the loose ends, and there's a very tricky HOG where you need to find 80 bones. The puzzles were creative in this game, which is hard to find after playing so many of this type. And there's one puzzle which didn't make sense using my laptop's keyboard and the SG solution didn't work for me either!

  6. So that was cool, but I wish the Guide would follow the story so if he needed extra help on certain scenese like when talking and conversation with the Ghosts it could simplify what he needs to do in a picture form…. Worth the CE price? One of the best Date published: Since I was born and raised in Missouri, the home state of Mark Twain, and have visited Hannibal, Missouri, this game held a special interest for me.

  7. The puzzles were creative in this game, which is hard to find after playing so many of this type. The only thing I would say, for both adult and children, is that the GOAL board sometimes is a little too vague. I thoroughly enjoyed this adventure, though perhaps not quite as much as their 'Houdini' game which has a gripping storyline and features characters whom I'm more informed about. Since I was born and raised in Missouri, the home state of Mark Twain, and have visited Hannibal, Missouri, this game held a special interest for me. There is a bonus chapter, a bone-collecting game, and unlimited hidden object mode.

  8. The main game took me about 3 hours, 15 minutes to complete. The story is excellent albeit, a little dialogue clicking heavy , the graphics are beautiful and very well animated. So that was cool, but I wish the Guide would follow the story so if he needed extra help on certain scenese like when talking and conversation with the Ghosts it could simplify what he needs to do in a picture form…. I'm not as much in to all the reading it has with the story I'm not THAT patient but the mystery is great. His brother Henry also worked on the steamboats and died in an explosion, for which Twain felt guilty for the rest of his life.

  9. Being based on a real person, Mark Twain, brought an interesting historical figure into the mix. Good use of the Hidden Objects. The bonus game took me 45 minutes to finish.

  10. Salem Witches was really good too. And there's one puzzle which didn't make sense using my laptop's keyboard and the SG solution didn't work for me either! It would be cool if there was a toggle button or something in the options even to turn on a sort of "picture mode" so that he could find all the items without the help of an adult because he cannot read what he needs to find.

  11. Based on actual events, Devil on the Mississippi, allows the player the opportunity to decide what really MAY have happened to the young brother, a riverboat captain, who died under conditions that were never clearly explained, leaving a pall over Mark's head for the remainder of his life. I highly recommend it Very few voice-overs, though, so conversations with the numerous ghosts have to be read. The plot and system seem really solid.

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