San Francisco, California – April 6, 2012 – Leading casual games publisher, G5 Entertainment, announced that the award-winning hidden-object/adventure game, The Mystery of the Crystal Portal, graced the Nook Color and Nook Tablet today. This fan-favorite is the winner of the first annual Great Game Awards (Seattle, July 2009), and has been an App Store bestseller (Top 10 grossing iPad game in 61 markets). The Mystery of the Crystal Portal offers a unique mix of hidden object and puzzle challenges that continues to win the hearts of all casual game players.
Featuring innovative hidden object gameplay, an intriguing storyline, and stunning full-screen graphics, The Mystery of the Crystal Portal is a thrilling escape for the whole family. You play as Nicole Rankwist, a journalist for a small paper in New York in the late 1920's. After making a huge archeological discovery, her father mysteriously disappears! Nicole finds his diary and sets off on a quest around the world to track her father down and unravel this perplexing riddle.
As Nicole retraces father's steps, she will visit seven exotic locations which have animated areas and immersive sound effects. Striving to unlock fragments of the Crystal Portal key, players will search for hidden objects and solve unique and intriguing puzzles. The seek and find aspect of the game requires players to first find "container items", which show a menu with more searchable objects. In each location there are special items – pieces of puzzles for mini games which lead to unlocking a partial key for the Crystal Portal. The Mystery of the Crystal Portal has neither time limits nor penalties for random tapping, and there are time-based hints available. So, what are you waiting for? Embark on this brain-bending hidden object adventure right away!
- 7 Picturesque Settings
- 22 Levels and Mini-Games
- Loads of Brain-Bending Fun
- Use pinch to zoom in and out to find all objects
- Free hints when you are stuck or buy them to speed up your progress
The Mystery of the Crystal Portal is available for download on Nook today. The MSRP of the game is $4.99. Originally the game was developed for PC by Artogon. The game is also available on Android, iOS, Mac, Kindle Fire and PC.