A series of robberies takes a deadly turn in European Mystery: The Face of Envy! You’ve been called out of retirement again by an old friend in Italy. Something very unusual is happening on the streets of Rome... Nobles are being robbed of their jewels in broad daylight and falling dangerously ill afterward. As you begin to investigate, you realize that the case is even stranger than you first thought - the villain takes on the physical traits of his victims right before your eyes! But who is he? And what is his mysterious plan? To find out, you’ll have to explore the sights of Rome and solve challenging puzzles in this thrilling Hidden Object adventure!
The visuals are beautiful: clean, crisp, clear and very well illustrated. Once you find a blueprint and all of the ingredients needed for a particular item, you open up your jewelry box and "paint" the blueprint with gold, silver, emerald, sapphire, copper and other elements and then create the item with the charged crystal. There are also 35 masks to collect. Walk to the Pantheon Exterior. In the CE version there the usual achievements for skillful play. Fantastic job on everything! What is not standard is your kit - you use a charged crystal and other materials i. Return to Corsa Street. Talk to Lorenzo and take the face kit C. The only downside was there were a lot of different locations so I had to use the hint quite a bit towards the end to point me in the right directions but that's no biggie for me. You have gorgeous hair, it's mine now, and your wife has such beautiful eye color, I think I'll have those as well! Return to the Pantheon. Color the blueprint as shown, using the silver, crystal, and emerald. Change the facial features green until the sketch in the center matches the one in the upper left E.
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Walk left to the Saint Angelo Exterior P. Use the map to travel quickly and see where you have tasks to complete B. Return to Colonna Square. The gem machine was a nice touch and the ermine helpful Island Realms adorable. Press the buttons to rotate the board and move the balls together. Date published: Try to walk to the right H. Chapter 1: The Mystery You have the option of an interactive tutorial. Note the gem mini-game on the desk S. Tools to help you include a notebook, the hint button, a jewel box to create Rock Tour from other items you have found, a crystal cube to gather light to assist you in using the jewel box to make blueprints, and my personal favorite, a little animal helper, in this case a small ermine I named "Minty". Select the mini-game P. This is a solid game with a few twists and is a good follow up to Legend of Maya first in the series, but it's not going to make other developers green with Envy. The masks seem to be fairly well hidden, or at least they don't jump right out at you. Select the lion to keep the inventory panel open D.
Walk forward to Colonna Square. There are many short mini-games which act as locks. Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by BooksandGameFan from Fantastic game worthy of the 5 stars! First you need to charge the crystal with a light source. Walk to the Pantheon Exterior. Date published: You will rescue a circus ermine from a tiny cage and once you give him a proper name, he will help you out during the game with such tasks as retrieving items that you can't get to. You have gorgeous hair, it's mine now, and your wife has such beautiful eye color, I think I'll have those as well! Use the AXE on the pipe Q. It kept me busy, I stayed up all night just to finish the game. Tools to help you include a notebook, the hint button, a jewel box to create items from other items you have found, a crystal cube to gather light to assist you in using the jewel box to make blueprints, and my personal favorite, a little animal helper, in this case a small ermine I named "Minty". Travel to the Bakery.
Walk down. Highly recommend! Travel to the Public Square. Customize your settings. Interactive items in HOPs are color-coded. Use the gold and silver items on the blueprint as shown. Travel to the Main Square. Move the gems into the correct color column and arrange to complete each picture D.
This game has a beautiful soundtrack, with voilin and paino music in the background, excellent narration and voice overs. Select the mini-game P. Walk left. The gem machine was a nice touch and the ermine helpful was adorable. There is a nun character in the game and her voice over is about the best one Ive heard in a game. Travel to Colonna Square. Use the copper and silver to color the blueprint as shown J. In others you are asked to find a certain number of a particular object. Artistically stylistic but good. Return to the Jewelry Workshop. Move the portraits to the correct position A. Select the fallen case H. This is beautiful game set in 17th century Rome. The local jeweler has become one of the suspects victims so you borrow his latest invention, a box that charges crystals and converts a blueprint into an actual 3d object. Walk left to Corsa Street.Walk forward to the Saint Angelo Interior. Very good adventure game with a good balance of interactive HOS and a wide variety of fun puzzles with varying difficulty. Travel to the Main Square. Select the open hatch G. The time and place are not stated; however it seems to be set in the 18th century that's the 's. Travel to Corsa Street. What is not standard is your kit - you use a charged crystal and other materials i. Use the map to travel quickly and see where you have tasks to complete B. Walk forward to the Pantheon Exterior. The ermine pet was a cute touch. How can you stop a man that can change his features instantly? Select the lion to keep the inventory panel open D. Move the portraits to the correct position A.