Tales of Terror: House on the Hill

When you signed up for a ghost tour at an old estate, you were just hoping to spend some time with your sister, who loves the paranormal. But the brochure never mentioned the real danger you would encounter the second the doors close behind you. Walls shift and corridors expand, creating a terrifying maze that separates you from your sister. Now you must outwit dangerous traps and find a way out before the house claims another victim. Summon your courage and get ready for thrills in this Hidden Object Adventure game!


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The ending at least in the standard edition that I played is also a bit unfulfilling. Tales of Terror: House on the Hill started out to be very promising, with a strong and spooky story that got our attention immediately. Dream Catchers: The Beginning the Treror: line. A fun adventure. Og good sign - lol. The graphics are very good. This Glam-ma says please try this game. Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by movieticket from Well done!! The characters in the game are very forgettable, although live actors that portray them are probably the very best we have seen in this industry. The puzzles are the usual run of the mill, many are very simple and not very entertaining. The house is haunted: it's full of traps, constantly shifting walls, people iHll usually leaving no trace of The Legend of Crystal Valleyand you run across a man who disappeared in the same Mahjong Escape Ancient Japan in another state last year and tells his story. The opening cutscene is not epic, but it is solid and exciting enough only to disappoint us later. Voice acting is fine, though one character Talss Tales of Terror: House on the Hill oversells it. THAT is only one of the mysteries you will come across and attempt to solve. However, there are many times when the hint button will not show you everything.

The house is haunted: it's full of traps, constantly shifting walls, people disappear usually leaving no trace of themselves , and you run across a man who disappeared in the same house in another state last year and tells his story. Sort of. Doors creaking, sounds of ghosts? Thank you devs. I repeat - from the outside. You can still click on the map and see what needs to be done in other rooms. You later find him in a room being attacked by a plant. Rated 5 out of 5 by Deejaycee from Fantastic Game This game was not easy to play because it turned out to be very challenging. This Glam-ma says please try this game. The gameplay is average, straightforward and not very challenging. At one point, I remember thinking "wow, creepy". The sound effects are amazingly real and spot on. If you like more of a challenge, I suggest playing in another mode. Some of the HOS are interactive such as revealing a piece of a puzzle needed to open the final object to find the last item. You eventually get possession of a map you have to find it which is not only transportable but shows you where you currently are and where you need to fulfill an objective.

Peterson is fueling the fire with his claustrophobia and panic attacks! I actually gave up on the first mini-game getting a key to the lock on the opposite side of the board, which is very unusual for me. Mini Games: The ones I came across were definitely not easy but the instructions Book of Legends very specific. You later find him in a room being attacked by a plant. The characters in the game are very forgettable, although live actors that portray them are probably the very best we have seen in this industry. I still think it's going to be an awesome game to play. However, there are many times when the hint button will not show you everything. So far, all Mystery P.I.: The Vegas Heist come across are itemized lists, with some interaction necessary. Map is interactive, so even though there may be quite a bit of back and forth, it is not a chore. The house can't work alone, a strange cloaked figure with red eyes is the entity responsible for delivering these tasty frightened meals such as Sam who thought the person he was meeting was a legitimate realtor. I think that the storyline was very interesting and compelling. And it continues through the game play. Date published: Rated 4 out of 5 by zorro2a from Excellent Game But At first, you thought the house was only there for commercial purpose, only to know later that entering the house would put you in grave danger.


Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by j62janet from Loved it You have to find your sister, but the house won't let you, it keeps blocking you, and the person who thought was helping you, is the one who has taken over the house. Very good sign - lol. Peterson is fueling the fire with his claustrophobia and panic attacks! These clues are needed in order to move to new areas of the castle and the castle is big. You keep finding people who have been trapped in the house like your sister, Vines keep wrapping around there body, and you have to cut them free I loved the game,I really enjoyed it, you have an Interactive map, which is great for getting to different floors in the house, there's a basement, floor 1, and floor 2, good luck to those who play Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by micheleappleyard from The Haunting! Apparently, it was only recently opened by the owner, and you are there on "Opening Night". The sound is very good. When all the items are found and the token is completed, the token will fit into a slot to open up a secret compartment. On casual, the skip rate is rather fast. The last stop on the trip is the "House on the Hill" Sound familiar? For instance, a man who was going to buy the house with his wife but was locked inside with no way out and is now being held on to by the tentacles of a plant - rescue him. The sound effects are amazingly real and spot on. You can still click on the map and see what needs to be done in other rooms. Thank you devs. Let's overcome our fears and starve this evil house, enjoy!

You really need to put your thinking cap on. The puzzles are the usual run of the mill, many are very simple and not very entertaining. Wrong, everything about this house is so very wrong, so very haunted! The characters in the game are very forgettable, although live actors that portray them are probably the very best we have seen in this industry. Date published: Rated 5 out of 5 by mlw14 from Loved playing this game! I used following the story without getting bored. I do love the creepy. Not just a haunted house. Storyline: You Sophia and your sister Hope decide to go on a bus tour of haunted houses. I recommend buying the SE as the CE is light on values needed to buy it. There are several twists and turns; unfortunately, we did not find them to be very exciting. The beginning of the game starts out in a creepy and fun way, and the tone of the whole experience continues from there. You haven't seen your sister, Hope since college and she loves the paranormal, so a haunted house tour sounds like the perfect gift, right? It's a bit different. You begin to realize that this haunted house has been morphing for centuries, and somehow manages to show up in different locations all over the world!

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The "skip" button takes a definite while to charge. And it continues through the game play. You can still click on the map and see what needs to be done in other rooms. Even the sparkles were beautiful. Some of the HOS are interactive such as revealing a piece of a puzzle needed to open the final object to find the last item. You have a diary which takes a lot of notes but there may be clues in reading. Game play: You trying to find your sister, Hope, whom you've last seen on an outside ledge where a man with a bloody ax is stalking her. Looks good and is just long enough to be savored. I began playing Nancy Drew games years ago. I repeat - from the outside. Wrong, everything about this house is so very wrong, so very haunted! You will come across characters who need your help. I used following the story without getting bored.

14 thoughts on “Tales of Terror: House on the Hill

  1. When all the items are found and the token is completed, the token will fit into a slot to open up a secret compartment. There aren't a lot of Hidden Object Scenes in this game, they are interactive and they do repeat in the same scene. Very good sign - lol. The graphics are very good.

  2. There is a hint button that works well most of the time. Tales of Terror: House on the Hill started out to be very promising, with a strong and spooky story that got our attention immediately. You eventually get possession of a map you have to find it which is not only transportable but shows you where you currently are and where you need to fulfill an objective. The graphics are well done, with a dash of creepy and a whole lot of moaning and ghostly chatter in the background.

  3. Scenes are not too crowded and objects are clearly visible though many are well disguised. You really need to put your thinking cap on. Looks good and is just long enough to be savored. Wish it was longer.

  4. Wish it was longer. There is a short tutorial. I had no disappointments. The hint button is in the form of the haunted house you are in. You soon find out that the house has it's own agenda, this house grows in size and power as it feeds upon your fears, can you control your fears long enough to rescue your sister who has been trapped, along with the rest of the haunted house tourists?

  5. You begin to realize that this haunted house has been morphing for centuries, and somehow manages to show up in different locations all over the world! The mansion is stunningly beautiful from the outside. Colors of clothes people are wearing - all amazing. Apparently, it was only recently opened by the owner, and you are there on "Opening Night".

  6. There aren't a lot of Hidden Object Scenes in this game, they are interactive and they do repeat in the same scene. The "skip" button takes a definite while to charge. At one point, I remember thinking "wow, creepy". All of that said, I really liked the spirit of this and it was a blast to play. The graphics are very good.

  7. The puzzles are the usual run of the mill, many are very simple and not very entertaining. The house is haunted: it's full of traps, constantly shifting walls, people disappear usually leaving no trace of themselves , and you run across a man who disappeared in the same house in another state last year and tells his story. Even without the bells and whistles of the Collectors Edition, this is still an over the top game about a house with attitude that feeds upon it's unsuspecting victims phobias. The tour bus driver, find his heart medication - quickly. Date published: Rated 4 out of 5 by zorro2a from Excellent Game But

  8. And it continues through the game play. The sound is very good. All of that said, I really liked the spirit of this and it was a blast to play. Opening Scene: There is a young man running for his life - doors are locked - he finally gets outside but is swallowed by a black fog and dragged back into the house.

  9. I love these types of games. The hint button is in the form of the haunted house you are in. The graphics are well done, with a dash of creepy and a whole lot of moaning and ghostly chatter in the background. There is a random click penalty.

  10. And it continues through the game play. Tales of Terror: House on the Hill started out to be very promising, with a strong and spooky story that got our attention immediately. That is my favorite style of game. THAT is only one of the mysteries you will come across and attempt to solve. There are several twists and turns; unfortunately, we did not find them to be very exciting.

  11. The games were easy to challenging and varied. And it recharges faster than I've ever seen one recharge before. You begin to realize that this haunted house has been morphing for centuries, and somehow manages to show up in different locations all over the world!

  12. The puzzles aren't the usual run-of-the-mill puzzles either. It's like a combination fun house and ghost story. The beginning of the game starts out in a creepy and fun way, and the tone of the whole experience continues from there. The sound is very good.

  13. Sort of. I was hooked on the CE already - lol. I actually gave up on the first mini-game getting a key to the lock on the opposite side of the board, which is very unusual for me. There is a short tutorial. The characters are so real, as if you were watching a home movie - THAT real.

  14. There are 3 modes of play: Casual, Expert and Professional. Wrong, everything about this house is so very wrong, so very haunted! This game is good for that. There aren't a lot of Hidden Object Scenes in this game, they are interactive and they do repeat in the same scene.

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