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Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome Collector's Edition Giveaway
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Game Giveaway of the day — Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome Collector's Edition

Help Sam Wilde rescue his love Anna!
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User rating: 37 (93%) 3 (7%) 25 comments

Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome Collector's Edition was available as a giveaway on July 9, 2017!

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Help Sam Wilde rescue his love Anna in Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome, an incredible Hidden Object Puzzle Adventure game! Sam’s every move is being tracked so he has to be extra careful. Putting his journalistic talents to the test, Sam must find the maniac who has kidnapped Anna, and stop him before it’s too late.

This is a special Collector's Edition release full of exclusive extras you won’t find in the standard version.

System Requirements:

Windows XP/ Vista/ 7/ 8/ 10; CPU: 1.4 GHz; RAM: 512 MB; DirectX: 9.0; Hard Drive: 693 MB

Publisher:

MyPlayCity

Homepage:

http://www.bigfishgames.com/games/6807/brink-consciousness-dorian-gray-syndrome-ce/

File Size:

635 MB

Price:

$9.99

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Please only post comments about today's game giveaway; other comments either inappropriate, or comments with only one or a few words; for example good, thank you, TY, bad, rubbish, this game is ~%!£*? etc , or if the comment has nothing to do with today's game they may be deleted at the moderator or administrators discretion, also, if it is obvious that the email used to register your comment is a false one and you have nothing constructive to say about the game (both to qualify) then the comment will not be moderated and will only be seen by the community member posting the comment; however, a little light banter among community members and with the moderator to keep this a friendly place to visit is acceptable and welcomed. All comments not specifically about today's game giveaway will be judged by the moderator and if deemed inappropriate, will be deleted and usually with no explanation. Please see the moderation policy HERE for details about posting comments. If you are having problems installing the game check the FAQ's thread HERE and read through the communities comments because sometimes fixes have already been posted; and if for any reason you want to contact the giveaway team, for example, you have a game to offer the community, or are unable to download the latest game or other issues that the FAQ's thread or these comments don't cover or solve you can do so HERE
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In Brief
This is the Collectors Edition of Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome which means you get a strategy guide, concept art and wallpapers plus other stuff included that's not included with the standard edition. This is a hidden Object adventure game.
We were originally given the standard edition of Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome May 31, 2015. You can see the comment from that giveaway HERE. The game received positve reviews from 39 comments and scored a positive 80% out of 396 votes.
Suggestions:
Please take a few moments to give some positive or negative feedback about today's game giveaway; for example, what you liked or disliked about the game, or how it could be improved from your point of view. If you don't like the genre at all, please explain why and if any, what improvements would change your mind? There are thousands of subscribers to the game giveaway of the day every weekend which makes this an ideal forum for giving developers new or fresh ideas as to what their consumers (i.e you) would like to see in a game. For example, you could suggest extra content such as better or more original mini games, or a level editor that you would like to see that would make it more appealing to you. Maybe you think the graphics are a little dated and are in need of re skinning, or maybe you've just had enough of the genre and want to see something different or something with more originality?
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Giving such feedback instead of saying nothing or just saying this game is rubbish or good may bring more developers to the site, which could mean more and better games. Would you give away thousands of copies of a game (or extra content for a game) away to a community that complains all the time instead of giving useful feedback? It only takes a few moments of your time. This site could be transformed if only the community would be more forthcoming in their opinions of the games they are getting for free instead of complaining about the way this site has changed, they don't like MPC games, they hate HOG, have had enough of Match Three and Time Management games, they want to see the latest version of Call of duty or some other big name AAA game given away or that they don't like Steam games. If something isn't for you then please move on to the next giveaway, or check out the forums HERE, HERE and HERE, where a few members of the community post details of various free games and free game sites as well as links to various indie bundle sites etc; you never know, you may find something that really interests you.
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If you miss today's game giveaway you can always get the game via MyPlayCity 24/7 HERE. If you prefer the game on Steam you can buy it HERE. It costs £6.99/$9.99; or If you prefer to purchase the game via Big Fish games you can get it HERE. It usually costs £7.70; but, if you are a new subscriber to Big Fish Games you can get it at a discounted price of £2.99/$2.99.
Installation:
Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome Collector's Edition downloads to a 635 MB zip file that unzips to three files, (a setup.gcd security wrapper, the set up file and a read me). Those with multiple hard drives are able to save games on any drive they wish. The newly installed game is 692 MB in size. The game installs to the following path by default, but can be changed by the user if you prefer:
C:\Program files (x86)\MyPlayCity.com\Brink of Consciousness - Dorian Gray Syndrome Collector's Edition
Four shortcuts are installed to the desktop. three of which can be safely deleted (Play Online Games, MyPlayCity Games and shortcuts to a free online game which vary each week). Also, if you don't like icons installed to the quick launch task bar, make sure you uncheck the box when the additional tasks window appears (after the Select Start Menu Folder window)
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Introduction:
Welcome to the 19th century and dive into the eerie atmosphere of overwhelming luxury and violent crimes! In the game Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome Collector's Edition you are to help the reporter Sam Wilde rescue his love Anna and unmask the mad murderer Oscar whose sweet passion is embalming his victims and making pretty dolls of them. Sam's every move is being tracked so he has to be extra careful. Putting his journalistic talents to the test, Sam must find the maniac who has kidnapped Anna, and stop him before its too late. Cope with challenging riddles of the maniac’s ill imagination in the ravishing game Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome Collector's Edition and explore the gorgeous mansion full of sinister secrets. Revive the memories of the past to find the cause of Oscar’s madness and help Sam save his beloved from the trap. Penetrate into Oscar’s thoughts and find out what the life is while balancing on the narrow brink of consciousness!
Edited reference accessed HERE 8th July 2017, edited by Whiterabbit-uk
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Main Features:


⦁ Beautifully rendered
⦁ Massive world to explore
⦁ Bonus gameplay
⦁ Interview with the developers
⦁ Concept art
If you have a problem installing or activating or getting Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome C.E. to work please visit the problems section, which I've now incorporated into the FAQ's thread, and which you can find HERE
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The Game:
The game opens with a fairly long intro movie that sets the stage for the game. You play as Sam Wilde, a reporter who has been following a string of disappearances of young people in your town. Things become personal when your girlfriend, Anna, is abducted and a man, known only as Oscar, leaves you a taunting message…to come to Goldvale Manor and try and save her.
Once you arrive at Goldvale Manor you realize just how disturbed Oscar truly is, and what has happened to the missing young adults. I don’t want to give anything away, because the story is quite interesting, but let’s just say that Oscar is definitely not in his right mind, and hasn’t been for quite some time.
Oscar has rigged the house with numerous traps and puzzles that you will have to overcome and solve as you try to reach Anna in time. There are speakers in every room of the house, and Oscar will use them to taunt you and occasionally drop a random hint. Most of the time, you can continue investigating a room while Oscar monologues, which is a nice feature since he talks quite a bit.
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The gameworld is immense, probably one of the largest I’ve seen in this type of game. There are well over fifty scenes that you will visit as you explore Goldvale Manor and its grounds. The artwork in the game is detailed and fun to look at, but many times there are only one or two items that you need in a room. When you have to travel back and forth through all these scenes it can get a bit tiresome.
There is a map built into the game that will show you the rooms you’ve uncovered and which rooms have items of interest in them. Unfortunately you cannot fast travel to locations, which, considering the size of the gameworld, would have been a nice feature.
Dorian Gray Syndrome is an adventure game with hidden object scenes. The balance between the two elements is excellent and the hidden object scenes don’t feel out of place, even if they aren’t as numerous as they are in other games. The scenes make sense and items are not overly difficult to find.
Oscar has definitely put some thought into hindering your progress and you will need to solve numerous puzzles along the way to advance. The puzzles are of all degrees of difficulty and many of them are fairly unique, or at least present unique spins on classic puzzles.
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The Collector’s Edition features a bonus chapter that is in a completely new setting and sets the game up for a sequel. The bonus chapter is a decent length and the gameplay is the same as the main game. The Collector’s Edition also includes concept art, the game soundtrack, and wallpapers. It also has an interview with the developers and some humorous comics featuring Oscar.
Reference accessed HERE 31st May 2015
Other Reviews, Videos, a slideshow and Walkthroughs of Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome Collector's Edition ....... Spoiler alert.........:
You can see community reviews of Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome Collector's Edition HERE and more information in the Big Fish forums HERE. You can also see very positive reviews of the game over on Steam HERE
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You can see videos of game play HERE, HERE, HERE, HERE, HERE, HERE and HERE. You can see a slide show of over 190 images (not in order) including most of the strategy guide ....spoiler alert....... HERE and you'll find written walkthroughs HERE and HERE .
Conclusion:
A beautifully rendered dark adventure, with masses of game play, excellent puzzles guaranteed to keep the most avid of HOG afficianado's happy for several hours or more. HOG's ar enot my favorite genre of arcade game; burnt out on them several years ago and even cancelled my Big fish subscription, becasue virtually every new game added was a hidden object game. Still, I have throughly enjoyed playing this game. The collectors edition is a bonus with additional content added to the story as well as other goodies. Well worth a download. I score this a good 9 out of 10 for game play graphics, animations and sound.
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I'd like to take this opportunity to thank MyPlayCity for giving away the Collectors Edition of Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome and also to the game giveaway team, as always, for securing other ways to get free games.
Useful Information not related to today's game giveaway:
The problems section that used to be posted here in the Game review is now included in the Game Discussion FAQ's thread; which you can find HERE.
I've updated the games section that used to be posted with the review. The thread is now called 'Weekly round up of game deals', formerly the games section of the weekly reviews. You can find the new thread (which I've posted in the sticky section of the game discussion forums to make it easier to find if you are perusing the game discussion forums) HERE.
The rest of the information that used to be posted here can be found in the forums HERE. Finally, check out Delenns thread over in the forums HERE. There are games available for free, some of which are limited to the number of free keys available.
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Reply   |   Comment by Whiterabbit-uk  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (+15)
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I enjoy HOG/Adventure games like this, but I had a few gripes with this one. There was too much to-ing and fro-ing and the map did not allow you to move locations. At one point, fairly early on in the game, I thought that I would scream if I had to go up or down in that lift again. Also, I never got to grips with some of the games; I didn't even understand what I was trying to achieve in the final one arranging the zodiac signs.

Reply   |   Comment by Sieska  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (0)
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I played this the last time it was out, and enjoyed it then. As soon as it started, though, my first memory was "Oh, this is the one with so much back and forth.". A good game that would be made better by simply allowing the map to be navigable.

Reply   |   Comment by gbryant  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (0)
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I'm a little late to the party, but wanted to say thanks for this game. HOGs are my favorites, and this one's good. Graphics are good and puzzles run the gamut from simple to pretty head scratching. The only thing I'd change is to make the map interactive. I kept getting lost getting from one place to another. As for the darkness, I just turned up my screen brightness. Worked well. I installed it with no trouble (after disabling Avast for 10 minutes) on my Windows 10 laptop.

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Thank you for your comment Cindy. I was even later moderating. Spent most of yesterday getting ready for our vacation. Didn't have any time to check for comments.

Reply   |   Comment by Cindy  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (0)
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I am not really a HOG fan, but I downloaded this nice game, and wanted to stop back in and say thanks. I was a bit concerned because of one poster's comment about it being so dark. I also have trouble when this type of game uses scenes that very dark. It not only strains my eyes, I simply cannot find things.

I haven't had much time yet to play, but I haven't come across any scenes that are too dark to find things. Thumbs up for the graphics. Thumbs up for the game. And thank you.


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Thank you for your feedback kalmly, appreciated. Please excuse the late moderation.

Reply   |   Comment by kalmly  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (+1)
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Hi!
I had this game with regular edition from here I believe. This is a more enhanced version, as
far as I have played. The graphics are better. It uploaded fairly quick and game play is smooth.
Like most of these games you have to complete one activity at a time to move on, so for me
its slow going! I haven't much time to play right now, but its a good game of this style!
Thank you for another interesting game!
Have a great week! Lee

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Thank you for your feedback Lee, appreciated.

Reply   |   Comment by Lee  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (+1)
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I'm retiring for the night. Will continue to moderate in the morning. If you have any issues with today's game please check other comments, and if that doesn't help check the FAQ's thread HERE.
Good night.
I am going away on vacation in a couple of days, so probably won't be posting any full reviews until the end of this month. That said, I may post something. It all depends on what the game is and if I can get decent internet access at the chalet we are staying in. I'm going to Croatia for two weeks. I will still moderate, but it won't be as regular as usual, probably only couple of times a day.

Reply   |   Comment by Whiterabbit-uk  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (0)
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Downloaded and installed fine (after disabling AVG and Zemana AntiLogger). But about half the games from GAOTD come up in a very small screen. I have full screen enabled in the options, but the game shows up in a screen that takes up about 1/3 of my monitor. Impossible to play a HOG in a tiny screen. Not sure why some games come up full screen just fine and others won't. Guess I'll be un-installing this one (darn!!) unless someone can help me.

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It could be the resolution of your monitor isn't native to the games, especially if you have a relatively new monitor and try to play older games. for example, I've been reinstalling a lot of older games, some of which are over a decade old, but when I try to play them, the speed of the game appears multiplied 10 times the normal speed. I tried to play what used to be one of my favorite breakouts the other day. The ball speed was so fast I couldn't hit one back.

Reply   |   Comment by Panda  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (+1)
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I have already played this one and it is a good game. A must play if you are a fan of the genre. It's definitely a bit creepy in parts. One thing I would change is being able to move from place to place by clicking on the map. You do have to go back and forth a bit, and sometimes I would forget which path to take to get to a particular place. Good puzzles, good artwork - all in all an enjoyable game.

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Thanks for your comment appreciated. :)

Reply   |   Comment by Arizona Scout  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (+1)
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It will not install on my windows 8.1 laptop. It will activate just fine. I have downloaded the thing 7 times and each time it activates without installation and number 6 download was empty. I've searched my computer ......nothing.


Very disappointed!


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Hi Shani

It's probably your security that is blocking the installation of today's game. since the Themida wrapper was introduced three years ago it's a common occurence. There are three ways (at least) that you can do to get the game installed. The easiest is to temporarily turn off your security until the game has been installed. The giveaway team have been giving games away virtually every weekend for over 10 years and in the first 18 months virtually every day and have never given away an infected game becasue they always thoroughly check the game before it can be downloaded using several decent security bundles. You can also try white-listing the giveaway files with your security or finally rebooting your computer in safe mode with networking, then install the game. Themida code can also be used to hide malware, which is why some security software blocks the installation. It is a false positive.

Reply   |   Comment by Shani  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (-1)
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For months now I have downloaded the games then executed the setup file in the folder created in my downloads section of my Windows 10 system. It activates the software then just says you have successfully completed the install. But no steps to save the file to a location or create a desktop icon, etc. Very strange. Another similar computer in my household has the same issue. Worked flawlessly before. Any ideas? Thank you.

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Hi ravenwhale



It's possibly your security that is blocking the game. It has done so for several of the games we've got recently for me and other community members as well. This is becasue the giveaway files are wrapped in a Themida based wrapper to protect the game from hackers. Unfortunately Themida can also be used to hide malware, though in this case it's not. As I've said many times the giveaway team have been giving away games for over 10 years virtually every weekend and for the first 16 months of the project virtually every day of the week, and have never given away a dirty game. They always check all games thoroughly with several anti malware suites to ensure they are clean.
There are three things you can try, the easiest is to temporarily turn off your security, install the game, then turn it back on, or you can try white-listing the giveaway files with your security software and finally reboot your computer into safe mode with networking then install the game. Each one should fix the issue. you may have tio do it with all of these games, but it is worth trying initially without doing them to see if it installs.
The giveaway team were forced to add the Themida wrapper about 3 years ago becasue it had become common knowledge how to rip off the executable easily and then be able to install the game at your leisure any time any where. Some community members were even posting details on blog sites and you tube showing how to do it. this was impacting on developers giving us games because their games were appearing on Peer to peer sites.
Also, the MPC files that are still present in the giveaway version include some traces of adware, though the toolbar and other adware which is usually found in the inchdata folder, has been removed from the giveaway version, but if you have an anti adware program installed, that also may be blocking the installation.

Reply   |   Comment by ravenwhale  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (0)

ravenwhale, Thank you! I use Avast and was able to find in settings a way to turn Avast off for 10 minutes. I then tried to install the game and it worked! Good to be back downloading games! Thanks so much.


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Glad you got it sorted, there's nothing more frustrating that not being able to get the game for whatever reason, especially when it's obvious many others are not having any issues installing the game.

Reply   |   Comment by ravenwhale  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (+1)
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Okay a while ago I hat a GoTD that would not install, and when I posted about it I saw the next day ( Unfortunately. ) that I could try to make a folder on my desktop called Test ( Or whatever I wanted. ) and exclude that folder in my AV so that I could try it that way. It was to late for that piece of software, but two weeks later I saw a HoG here and by using that test folder trick I was able to install that HoG and play it. ( Do not know the name any more, it was a while ago and I removed it after I finished it. )

Now I have played the standard version of Dorian Gray Syndrome last year and I found it to be a very good game. So I saw this collectors edition and downloaded it. I place it inside that Test folder and clicked the setup file ... and that was when I got greeted again by this screen. ( That is literally all I get ... no game, just that. )

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I am really starting to hate this GCD install system, they really need to step away from that system ... Fast!

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The gcd file was added to stop hackers from ripping off giveaways. Many of the earlier games we got from places like Playrix and Alawar were ripped so that you could install them at any time. The giveaway team were forced to use a Themida based wrapper to protect the giveaways from those hackers beasue the developers were basically saying that if security wasn't increased they would no longer give their games away. The giveaway versions of the MyPlayCity games are virtually the same, except the inchdata folder has been removed.

Reply   |   Comment by Maurice  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (0)

Maurice, thank you very much for that. :)

Reply   |   Comment by Maurice  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (0)
#11

As soon as I click the installation file, I keep getting a box that pops up saying "Sorry can't connect, try again later", I got the same thing with yesterday's game to. Any suggestions?


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Not sure. Thousands of community members have downloaded and installed this game, so it's possibly an issue at your end, maybe the router, or it could be your security blocking the site due to the Themida wrapper in the games download folder. Try using a different browser to the one you are using. also, even if you no longer use Internet Explorer it still needs to be set to online to be able to download from the giveaway site.

Reply   |   Comment by Dawn Carlton  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (0)
#10

Great!

Thanks GGOTD and GGOTD for another game I'll enjoy.

Reply   |   Comment by Mum'sTheWord  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (+2)
#9

I downloaded file ,when i try to run set up exe. i get an error msg. failed to launch the program when trying to activate..shut off anti-virus still same message..can you help?

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Hi Rick

Do you have anti adware programs installed as well? MPC games do contain an element of adware, though in the giveaway version it has been disabled. If you continue to have issues installing today's game, try downloading the MyPlayCity version (I've linked to it in my review), which is the same as the giveaway version except the inchdata folder has been removed. If you do download the MPC version make sure you uncheck the check- boxes then once installed open up the installed folder (by default it will install to the path I've posted in my review, but you can copy it over to elsewhere once installed if you wish. Open up the installed folder and delete the inch data folder then you'll have exactly the same version as the giveaway version.

Reply   |   Comment by rick  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (0)
#8

I still can't get your games and such to download onto my windows 10 laptop. there's no gcd extension association on my laptop. it shows up blank, so how or what to I associate it with. I got it added but have no program to associate to is to even work it. hope you understand. I took a screenshot of what shows in my opened file, but don't know how to add it on here.

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Go to https://postimg.org/ and create a free account (they have stopped allowing uploads unless you have an account due to people posting unsuitable images), then upload the image selecting 640x480 (for message boards) then click on choose images and select. Uploading only one image you'll see an image like the second image below, to post an image on this comments section you need to select the last link labelled 'Hotlink for Website'. If you upload more than one image you'll see something like the third image. Again to post in this comments section choose Hotlink for Website from the drop down menu. The other codes are used for other types of post, for example use the direct link and add [ img ] ( with no spaces) to the beginning and end with a / at the beginning of the img at the end. With the Hotlink for Website code you can delete the two b and /b with <> from the end of the images unless you want to label the images:


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Hope this helps. With respect to the problem with association. are you trying to install the game by clicking on the gcd file? To install the game you must click on the orange coloured set up file. Also your security may be blocking the installation due to the Themida wrapper. Some security will automatically block anything with Themida code becasue it can be used to hid malware as well. Try rebooting your computer and starting up in safe mode with networking, or alternatively while-list the gcd file or temporarily turn off your security while installing the game.

Reply   |   Comment by Vivian McCrory  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (-1)
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Installed fine on my laptop, Windows 7 Pro, 2 GHz CPU; I didn't appreciate being told that I should play with sound as I only put the sound on for uncaptioned videos, and even then, it's rarely satisfactory. So, let me be the judge of my settings!!! Played through the first puzzle and a hidden object scene, and found no problems with the game so far. I tried the film setting and didn't notice any difference really. The game is fairly dark in color so people with low visual acuity might not like it. I found it tolerable so far. I like HOGs and have apparently played another game in this series, "Brink of Consciousness - the Lonely Hearts Murders" with no complaints noted so I guess this one should be good too. If I sound half-hearted, it's only because I haven't played very much of it yet and sometimes I have trouble with puzzles, especially if they are sound-based with no visual cues. (If it hadn't been for that note about needing sound for best experience, I might feel more sure I can get through the game.) So, for the developers, I'd say, lose the audist attitude because it's not appreciated at all.

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Thank you for your feedback Therese. Appreciated.

Reply   |   Comment by Therese  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (0)
#6

I already own and have played this game at least twice, and I highly recommend it. Especially if you're both a HOG and mild horror fan. It's a bit old (respectively), but holds up pretty well compared to current games of its type.

The sequel Lonely Hearts Murders is good too.

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Reply   |   Comment by Ablog  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (+5)
#5

I already own this game so I will not be downloading today but it is a great game. I love hidden object games so I hope to see more of this genre.

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Reply   |   Comment by robin  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (+4)
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I agree, it is well worth a download. It is one of the better games in this genre. Music fits the gameplay, the rooms look awesome, nice blend of simple and more indeep puzzles. Oscar is the babbling type, gladly I received a hint to speed up his conversation in the 2nd room

The story is not very surprising. The intro scene was long and ended abrupt. As usual the scenes show that all the programming hours go to the puzzles and not to the scenes. They are moderate or even low quality to todays standards.

Thank you for offering this game for free.

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Thank you for your feedback Daan1962, appreciated.

Reply   |   Comment by daan1962  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (+5)
#3

This is an excellent game - a combination of Adventure, HOG, Puzzle, and a really good story. It doesn't have a lot to do with Oscar Wilde's original novel, but takes the basic idea and goes its own way from there.

The graphics are excellent (a bit dark sometimes, but that's in the context of the story) and the music and sound effects good. I tend to turn down the music and sounds but even at a lower volume these were fine.

I found it to take me quite a long time to finish which is an indication of how good a game it was - in fact, I was rather sorry when I'd finished it. All in all, a really great game.

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Thank you for your feedback Margaret.

Reply   |   Comment by Margaret  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (+5)
#2

It seems another static "game". I had enough static games from here. I'll pass.

Reply   |   Comment by Cesar Norton  –  2 years ago  –  Did you find this comment useful? yes | no (-11)
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