Dragged by her parents, a young and rebellious teenage girl – Violett, moves to an old spooky house in the middle of nowhere. Forced away from her friends and life in the city; she imagines how boring life in countryside will be: spending day after day, bored in her room with absolutely nothing to do.
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“It has a bunch of strange and clever puzzles, and it resides in a bright and cheery world.”
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“A visually stunning alternate world.”
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35 из 38 пользователей (92%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
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9.1 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 27 февраля
Описание игры:
Красивый квест про маленькую фиолетово волосую девочку которая вместе с семьей переехала в новый дом и найдя дивный амулет она неожиданно переносится в необычное место полное фантастических существ и загадок. Девочке предстоит найти путь домой, продвигаясь через красиво прорисованный и проработанный мир.

Плюсы:
¥ Игра полностью на русском языке.
¥ В довольно приятные достижения, для выполнения которых нам предстоит чщательно исследовать каждый уровень, отчего время прохождения увеличивается в 2-3 раза.
¥ Интересные загадки, с со своей неповторимой логикой, в которые вливаясь, очень трудно оторваться.
¥ Все персонажи в игре общаются на неведомом никому языке, но их мысли показываются в виде облачка над головой. Довольно необычная подача заданий, которая придает игре некий шарм.
¥ Очень красивые локации, каждая со своей историей и своим маленьким миром.
¥ Страницы дневника которые мы находим по ходу игры - описывают окружающий нас мир.

Минусы:
¥ Нет.

Итог: Классный квест, который прошел с большим удовольствием. Рекомендую.

Оценка: 7/10
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19 из 21 пользователей (90%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
6.7 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 15 декабря, 2014
«Violett» — достаточно неплохой квест с весьма, с прекрасно исполненной красивой полутрехмерной графикой. Атмосфера игры подкупает своей оригинальностью и чудной цветовой гаммой. Так что, если вы хотите испытать свои умственные возможности и насладиться произведением графического искусства, выбирайте «Violett».
В «Violett» действует особый, специфичный язык, в тайну которого не дано проникнуть никому, кроме разработчиков. Впрочем, все мысли героев отображаются в виде картинок, так что проблем с пониманием возникнуть не должно. А вот проблемы с задачами возникнуть могут — они достаточно сложны, и их решение далеко не всегда очевидно. Даже первый уровень весьма непрост и заставляет пошевелить мозгами.
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10.6 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 20 января
подарите эту игру своей девушке
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8 из 12 пользователей (67%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
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15.7 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 11 марта
Все хорошо, все красиво... да что я вру, Игра нудная, дизайн уровней чрезмерно замысловатый. Если хотите долго любоваться на красиво нарисованные локации (вроде тех, на скриншотах) - берите со скидкой. Иначе просто пройдите мимо и ничего не потеряете.

3/10
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3 из 3 пользователей (100%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
7.6 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 25 февраля
Довольно неплохой квест. Графика спорная, но приятная. Загадки в принципе логичны, а если есть сложность в прохождении, в игре есть возможность воспользоваться графической помощью. Разумеется помощью можно пользоваться ограниченное количество раз, но эти разы восполняются со временем. Самое сложное это собирать разноцветные шарики, а именно находить их на локации, порой они бывают спрятаны под разными предметами, приходится всматриваться и иногда щелкать на карте по всему подряд.
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6 из 9 пользователей (67%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
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18.6 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 7 ноября, 2014
Отличный сказочный квест с красивой графикой. Прошел с удовольствием.
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1 из 1 пользователей (100%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
1.1 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 2 февраля
Я и сам не могу понять, че мне не понравилась эта игра.
Тут красочное оформление, необычные локации, неплохое музыкальное сопровождение.
Головоломки довольно простенькие, основное время приходится тратить на поиск цветных шариков (аля роса в Night of the rabbit).
Как таковых минусов, за которые игру ну прям можно невзлюбить, я отметить не могу, однако, я поиграл в неё ровно так долго, чтоб выпали карточки, потом выключил с нескольким намерением поиграть потом, но включить больше не смог!
Здесь совсем не то, что при огромном выборе других игр на эту не хочется отвлекаться, просто..... в неё реально не хочется играть, надоедает в первый же час.
Видимо, тут наложено какое-то проклятие!
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51 из 67 пользователей (76%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
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1.3 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 28 октября, 2014
TLDR: poor puzzle design with no feedback, interface problems and mazelike hubworld that wastes your time makes Violett an uninteresting experience. Potentially serious bugs. Buy at your own risk.

Long version: You play as Violett, a young girl trapped in fantasy world trying to piece together an amulet to get home. The game starts quite promisingly with a nice cutscene and some excellent artwork. It really seemed like an interesting world to dive into and even if the heroine of the story was very silent it seemed like she would be given a lot of personality (like in Machinarium). I only played for about an hour and a half though (according to Steam) with a break inbetween, so don't take this as a review of the whole game.

The reason I quit was because there does not seem to be much beneath the surface. The interface is incredibly clunky and seems to be suffering from "I'm designed to work on a phone"ites. It is impossible to even guess what will happen when you click something and sometimes you have to click multiple times to get it to work. It is also hard to click precisely on something when several items are near. So thank you for the "Keep clicking pointless things" achievement game... I like being insulted by the games I play when I have a good reason to blame the game for the problems.

The absolutely biggest problem though is the lack of feedback though. You click on something and Violett shrugs... can she do nothing with it? Do I need I item to use on it? Do I need to click something else first? No clue. Hell, there are some items that you can drag and others that you can't. You better hope you realize when you can because otherwise nothing will happen... or as with the wheel in the caterpillar room, it will do something which means you won't realize you can move it unless you accidently drag it. Speaking of the caterpillar... he asks for a ring to give me the key. I give him a ring, he takes it. Nothing happens. Talk to him again, he still wants a ring? Was it the wrong ring, but he took it? Does he want two rings? Is it just a bug and I should restart from before I gave it to him? Not a clue.

Add in the mazelike hubworld that you have to run around to get to different places that is a complete waste of time and also have deadends... nah. A game needs goodwill for me not to be annoyed by timewasters like that, and Violett has none. I would not recommend buying or playing Violett. Maybe it gets better later on, but I doubt it and I will not try to find out.
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11 из 11 пользователей (100%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
16.0 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 8 декабря, 2014
Violett is a challenge. Not necessarily because the puzzles are extremely hard or because the game play is terrible. Simply because it's a point and click puzzle game and they tend to come with their own brand of problems.

That said, I found Violett enjoyable. (For the record, if you don't like point and clicks, don't play this. It will drive you up the wall. I've seen a few reviews by people who said they don't usually play point and clicks, so why on earth did they play this?)

There are a few bugs to the game:
*The cursor doesn't always seem line up with what I'm trying to click on, some times there are more technical bugs (I personally didn't run into any, but there are reports).
*Some of the puzzles don't make the most sense.
*There are a few plot holes (the Diary is referred to as Uncle's diary. Is it her Uncle? Is that why her family moved there when she is clearly more a city girl?)
*Achievements aren't always rewarded as advertised (I got Sherlock Holmes in a game that I used hints but have still yet to be granted Supercharged...)

The game feels like it was designed for a touch screen. The recommended setting is for a swipe setting, which doesn't always translate to mouse movement well. Which, thinking about it, is probably why the mouse cursor doesn't always line up right. A finger working as the cursor would have a much larger interaction than the mouse cursor. I definitely had the sense in the beginning of "What the hell am I suppose to be doing?" It's hard to determine what's interactable environment and what's not.

On the other hand, the music is delightful and subtle. The puzzles aren't repetative, which is a frequent problem I have in point and clicks. Once you figure out the quirks of the game, they're fairly consistant over the entire game. The Diary has wonderful insights in to the world you're running around in and I'd really love to see more of this, maybe in a sequel? (Seriously though, I'm never going to look at garden gnomes the same.) I'll fully admit, I don't mind replaying the game over and over, trying to get the achievements (I'm at run through #4 now, trying to get Supercharged).

So, while not my most favorite "OMFG you have to play this" game, it's definitely been a delightful little game and I've enjoyed working on it.
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11 из 13 пользователей (85%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
4.2 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 22 декабря, 2014
To start off, this game has huge potential.
Hidden objects everywhere, secrets, puzzles, (beautiful graphics) it makes my head spin.
Sure, there's some clipping, and some things just seem out of the blue annoying, but honestly, at the point the game is at, the faults are made up for.
Really, the one thing that bothers me about this game is that I needed a guide so much.
A lot of the times you're thrown into a scene and have to do something, find something, or make something happen, but you aren't really given anywhere to start.
On occasion, when I'd get stuck, I'd go to every room and click all around the screen because that's the only way you'd find out if you'd missed anything.
But, for a game that was just starting to get on it's feet when I got it, it shocked the heck outta me.
To put it plainly, it was captivating.
I just HAD to solve the next puzzle, HAD to get to the next room, HAD to remove whatever got in my way.
And that leads me to my next peeve about this game.
It's a "burn out" game, and by that I mean you play it until you wear out, and don't go back for a while, then play it again until you burn out again... and the cycle repeats.
If that still makes no sense, I mean it holds my attention until I exit the game.
Once you're out of it... it just doesn't seem welcoming.
Nonetheless, I'm sure they'd updated plenty of things since I last played, which was about an eon ago, so maybe things are slightly different.
I, also, still highly reccomend this game, because, hey, every game has its perks and erks.
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7 из 8 пользователей (88%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
4.8 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 12 ноября, 2014
I really enjoyed this, a great puzzle game. Some of the puzzles are genuinely challenging to figure out, so that was fun. I probably relied a bit too much on guides instead of toughing it out, and the final boss fight is a little dodgy but the game as a whole is really cool.

I really liked the bizarre setting, it was lots of fun, and the music is *amazing*. Definitely recommend.
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5 из 5 пользователей (100%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
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5.7 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 17 января
To preface: I encountered zero bugged areas, quest issues, broken achievements, crashes, screen blips, or hangups while playing this on Win 7 64-bit, so the devs most likely tackled all or most of the issues people have been complaining about up till now (Jan 2015). That said, don't let the bug complaints in other reviews deter you.

Violett. Admittedly, this is a tough one. I adored the music, the art style (the 2.5D in-game, not the 2D intro/ending), the colorful characters, the bug world, and the goals. I'm a fan of puzzle games and "collect-them-all" type of scavenger hunts, and I rarely have difficulty completing them on my own.

However I simply could not complete Violett without a walkthrough. Many of the puzzles are ridiculously convoluted, and that's aside from the main 4 required for the Brain Overload achievement. The roof elevator puzzle alone nearly made me weep and ragequit.

Even "simpler" puzzles are not at all intuitive. They could take hours of trial and error, especially:
- If you miss a necessary item that you can only get in another scene (but you aren't told where);
- If you move to one side of the screen, the scene elements can block the very thing you need to click on (e.g. the Kitchen & Garçon de cuisine achievement, or any number of orbs that are hidden from certain angles);
- Any instance of "nope, can't have this/get there till you do this/find that/give this character X number of these";
- If you don't figure out the specific puzzle mechanics or "logic", which are rarely or never explained.

I'm not saying games should hold your hand through puzzles. That wouldn't present any challenge. But when the clues and/or a solution to a puzzle are so COMPLETELY off-the-wall and nothing you'd even think to try without tripping over it accidentally -- that's just bad foresight in the puzzle design itself.

And then there are the doors. Oh god, the doors. Go in here, come out there. Go back in the same way, come out on a different level. Rinse, repeat. It's like a damn Benny Hill hallway chase scene, except you're the only one running around like a loon. Oh, and even worse, if you pull a lever/push a button in those scenes, every route changes and you have to figure it all out again. *facepalm*

I do wish the characters had a bit more interesting/interactive elements instead of just being part of the scene or spouting chimpmunk-speed gibberish (sounded like Russian at some points) along with a single picture bubble as a "clue", but that limitation didn't really take away from [mostly] understanding what they wanted from you.

You WILL need a guide if you're going for the Supercharged achievement to collect all the orbs. Some of them are so hidden away it's like the devs don't want you to find things unless you click every spot on the screen. At least there aren't any click penalties, cuz man, would I be in trouble.

So why do I recommend the game?

Aside from the frustrations of the puzzles, I would still say Violett is a unique and fun experience. I didn't really mind using a text or video walkthrough for some most parts, because I could look past that and enjoy other aspects of the game, like the art, character design, "2.5D" level design, and silly Alice-like atmosphere. If you have no issues with "reading the directions" and then just enjoying it while you follow them, you may get the same level of enjoyment out of Violett that I did.

It's not a masterpiece by any definition, but even after a complete playthrough my mind drifts back to Violett's bug world now and again, and in that sense I would say the game is pleasantly unforgettable.

I wouldn't get it at full price (mainly because the insane puzzle designs waste far more playtime than they should), but when it's on sale (especially for .99 cents), you should consider giving it a shot.
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5 из 5 пользователей (100%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
7.5 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 14 декабря, 2014
I'm torn about recommending this game or not. There were some control/command issues that I found which made gameplay irritating in many places....including the boss fight. The plot lead in and ending could have been better, but the adventures during gameplay were interesting enough to keep me slogging through the control issues. I did love the artwork and animation. The solitary cut-scene was kind of random, but it's skippable. I finished the game with about 12 hours of game-play. It kept me entertained while I was sick.

That being said, I know the developers have recently mentioned finding bugs and working to fix said bugs. Patches have been rolled out etc. I'm certain with more time they will be able to smooth out the control issues, particularly if people are willing to let them know about them.

I think I'm going to go ahead and be optimistic that more debugging in the future will help the game and go ahead and recommend it to others. But with a warning: if you are easily frustrated with buggy controls, don't bother until more debugging's been done. Currently I give it a 4 out of 10, but it has the potential to be much better with further debugging.
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8.5 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 13 января
Point and click games generally have three factors that determine its quality: story, art style, and puzzles.

This game has a rather simplistic straightforward story, so don't expect any plot twists, internal conflicts, or multiple endings. In addition, even though the story is largely derivative of Lewis Caroll's Alice in Wonderland, the diary pages do provide some interesting and amusing backstory to the characters that you meet along the way.

In terms of art style, Violett has some very pleasing hand painted 2D background art and the 3D models are not too shabby either. Also, don't fret about turning this game's graphical quality up to the highest. It barely causes the fan of my low end graphics card to spin faster.

Finally, the puzzles and challenges of this game aren't too difficult provided that one has a keen eye in spotting patterns and hidden clues. Also, the game has a hint system for those that are stuck on a particular puzzle. Of course, if you choose to use it you won't qualify for certain achievements.

Overall, this is a point and click game is with an emphasis on puzzles and challenges. If one is looking for something akin to the Deponia series or The Longest Journey, then one isn't going to find it here in this game.
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3 из 3 пользователей (100%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
6.6 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 23 ноября, 2014
Generic, but enjoyable mix of Alice in Wonderland and Coraline. Quite decent amount of gameplay that reminds of old point-and-click adventures. As usual, some puzzles don't make sense, but it's easy enough to solve them with some luck. User interface made for touch screens can be annoying at times when playing with a mouse.
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3 из 3 пользователей (100%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
6.4 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 16 января
if you like point and click games, add this to your game collection. game is 6-7 hours long using a walkthrough. if you are going for 100% completion, use a guide - there's a lot of hidden items in the game which makes up most of the achievements. i did encounter some bugs but after exiting the room it is back to normal.
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5 из 7 пользователей (71%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
63.6 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 11 ноября, 2014
Great game. takes you away from this world for couple of hours, and the alternate world is quite nice.
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7.5 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 5 ноября, 2014
This game needs a lot of work. With multiple grammar issues in the diary pages, a lackluster storyline, unworkable controls, and several disruptive bugs, Violett is certainly a game that needs vast improvement. However, It shows potential and eventually can grow to the level of other memorable point-and-click adventure games. I would not recommend buying this game at the stage it is in right now, but in the future (after plenty of updates) this game could be a good experience. It's just not worth the money at this point in time.
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2 из 2 пользователей (100%) посчитали этот обзор полезным
8.1 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 16 января
Violett bridges the gap between classic point&click and the causal gaming 'busy picture' genre, and tries to make more use of touch functionality doing so.


The art is fantastic, the story bits are funny and contain great humor. The character design is one really neat piece (I love that snails :D), and the fantasy-setting Violett finds herself in is a refreshing approach to the genre. There are one or two translation errors in the found diary pages, but since they are 'only' flavortext, this does not matter much.

The puzzles are nicely tailored and make sense most of the time, but this is where my ranting starts.

The logic of the riddles is not very consistant leaving the player to simply grab unreachable objects by magic in one case, and completely ignoring this ability in another, similar case. Also there are some timing-based riddles, where you need to hit the right spot at the right time. The Bossfight - just so much: collect as much of those 'orbs' as possible, you will need them.

Especially the 'dynamic' puzzles and the 'swipe' mechanic might feel pretty alien to someone who is used to point and clicks, but I recon it a worthy experiment.

All in all the game is not as frustrating as it seems to be, it's not too short… just a nice, and really sweet looking short story.



It's absolutely charming, neatly drawn, and certainly worth your money if you like dream-like fantasy, insect kingdoms, 'shrunken characters', busy-picture games, magic, fairies, or just quirky non-mainstream art.
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12.4 ч. в игре
Опубликовано: 22 февраля
Violett is beautiful and have a great music and atmosphere! The actions can be a little random sometimes and you can get very lost if you don't follow a guide to help you, but there is very brilliant and helpful guides in the community, thanks a lot!

If you like games with a fantastic atmosphere, you will love it!
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