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Famed illusionist Harry Houdini knew he wouldn’t escape death forever. When he promised his wife that he would try to reach her from the afterlife, it was seen as the ultimate stunt But after years of séances, Bess was never able to reach Harry in this life or the next, and her spirit has come to you in a final plea to reunite her with...
Release Date: Mar 28, 2012
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Buy Midnight Mysteries 4: Haunted Houdini

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About the Game

Famed illusionist Harry Houdini knew he wouldn’t escape death forever. When he promised his wife that he would try to reach her from the afterlife, it was seen as the ultimate stunt But after years of séances, Bess was never able to reach Harry in this life or the next, and her spirit has come to you in a final plea to reunite her with her partner!

Digging deeper into Houdini’s past, you’ll find bitter rivalries and interview Harry’s closest friends and his staunchest critics. Consult famous friends like Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and rival Thurston the magician, while you solve puzzles and track Houdini’s ties to a super secret society.

Help Bess and Harry reconnect in Midnight Mysteries: Haunted Houdini!

Key Features:

  • Complete all-new adventure missions by solving puzzles, interviewing apparitions from the past, and searching for tools through beautifully locations that crisscross the globe
  • Illustrated strategy guide to help you tackle puzzles and make connections
  • Intriguing mystery story

System Requirements

    Minimum:

    • OS:XP/Vista/7
    • Processor:1.6 GHz
    • Memory:1024 MB RAM
    • DirectX®:9.0
    • Hard Drive:475 MB HD space
Helpful customer reviews
2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
209 products in account
32 reviews
12.5 hrs on record
Essentially a very easy graphic adventure mixed with a hidden object game. I suspect given Houdini's attitude towards mediums that being portrayed as a ghost along with his wife would probably not have sat well with him. On the other hand as a fun story with conspiracies it serves its purpose well enough. There is some nice usage of actual historical records/places and of course some very heavy artistic licence!
Posted: October 31st, 2013
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
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30 reviews
11.9 hrs on record
As far as hidden object games go, this one is excellent. The interface/gameplay is good, the art is good (if a tad amateurish in places), and, most remarkably, there is an engaging story that also teaches you a few interesting things about the subject matter (in this case Houdini, Conan Doyle, and their interaction with Spiritualism).

It's a casual game with limited replay value, but there's nothing wrong with that.
Posted: October 28th, 2013
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1 of 12 people (8%) found this review helpful
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325 reviews
407.4 hrs on record
Famed illusionist Harry Houdini knew he wouldn’t escape death forever. When he promised his wife that he would try to reach her from the afterlife, it was seen as the ultimate stunt But after years of séances, Bess was never able to reach Harry in this life or the next, and her spirit has come to you in a final plea to reunite her with her partner!

Digging deeper into Houdini’s past, you’ll find bitter rivalries and interview Harry’s closest friends and his staunchest critics. Consult famous friends like Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and rival Thurston the magician, while you solve puzzles and track Houdini’s ties to a super secret society.

Help Bess and Harry reconnect in Midnight Mysteries: Haunted Houdini!
Posted: November 22nd, 2013
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485 products in account
47 reviews
6.8 hrs on record
A decent hidden object/adventure game. Some decent puzzles. Story is kinda ehh. But a decent way to waste some time if you can get it cheap.
Posted: November 29th, 2013
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7 reviews
4.8 hrs on record
Finished my 4th Midnight Mystery and must say I enjoyed this one the best. Very similar to #3 in the amount of hidden picture puzzles, other "logic" puzzles and story. Graphics remain very similar as well. Ran a bit over 4 hours to get through the main story and the bonus chapter. I would guess there is likely another hour or two in the bonus content...possibly a little more if you go for all the achievements. The story was light, but overall fun. I think these mysteries also do a great job of letting you get "Unstuck" if needed with both the in game strategy guide and the numerous hints allowed.

Again, I would recommend if you like this type of game or are looking for something casual. If you did not like the other's in this series, I don't think this one would change your mind.
Posted: March 29th, 2014
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