When gold is discovered in the Northern California wilderness, speculators flock west in hopes of striking it rich. Along the way the kind-hearted, but financially struggling, Baron family welcomes three weary travelers into their home and offers them a place to rest. Grateful for their hospitality, the pioneers make a promise to repay the family for their kindness and generosity when they are settled.
Archive for: December 2008
For this challenging riddle, you’ll need a quick eye and tactical skills to move forward. You’ll need to think outside the box to make it very far, but plenty of advantageous bonuses will help you. You have to be quick to collect all the missing words and solve the ancient mystery. Time is against you in Azteca.
Fans of the smash hit series on HISTORY will have the chance to become a Monster Quest investigator, using modern investigative techniques to pull back the shroud of myth, rumor, hearsay, and superstition to reveal the facts and truth concealed within. The Monster Quest game will place the player in the heart of these probing investigations, in search of one thing . . .
One fateful night, after a daring escape from her violent and estranged husband, Anne travels the world alone, undergoing a journey of self-discovery, deliverance, and destiny. Follow her story of triumph, wrapped in mysticism. Uncover her fate through the use of the Heartwild magic cards that guide her footsteps, and yours. How much the cards reveal about her future depends on you!
Build your own bustling, family-friendly resort in this exciting new Time Management game! Use thrilling upgrades and unique design choices to draw in droves of vacationers to several colorful locations. Keep your guests smiling and you just might win the grand Resort Contest! Entertain your inner entrepreneur with Ashtons: Family Resort!
Christmas spirit has faded away in the town of Good Tidings! It`s up to you and your expert team of builders to help them out! Use your New Tools and New Furniture to bring Style and Christmas Cheer to these townspeople! Make your clients happy by solving their riddle based requests and designing their dream room! You can design rooms in an infinite number of ways because YOU pick the furniture, colors, styles, and placement!
Chickens. For centuries we have oppressed them, grilling, roasting, stewing, and stuffing them in buns. The time has come for us to pay. Intergalactic chickens are invading Earth, seeking revenge for the oppression of their earthly brethren! It’s time for you to fight for our ancestral right to omelettes. Will you succeed? Will the future of chicken burgers be secure? Or will you end up as part of the menu in a galactic chicken restaurant?
What secrets lie hidden in the lines of the 942 quatrains? What disasters do they warn us of? Are they a window to the future? A roadmap to the moods of fate? But now there is hope. A deck of ancient tarot cards can lead you to the missing fragments of Nostradamus` crystal ball. With the crystal ball in hand, perhaps the meaning of the prophecies will become clear.
1st Runner-Up Best Hidden Object Game of 2008!
A few months have passed since Susan`s ordeal in the museum, and she`s been in no hurry to greet danger again. But when a prized notebook arrives at her office from an anonymous source, both her interest, and her suspicions are raised. The information contained within is too valuable to ignore. Soon she`s off traveling the world, solving puzzles and tracking down mysterious clues in search of the most renown treasures of history and legend.
WINNER! Best Hidden Object Game of 2008!
All small towns have their secrets and stories, but none such as Sleepy Hollow, whose legends are most grim and gory. By day a quaint village full of sunshine and banter, by night a place haunted by hoof beats and spectral laughter.
Explore Sleepy Hollow as never before, searching for clues into the ancient legend. But beware; each night the Horseman rides, he takes another victim. Unravel the mystery before it`s too late…
2nd Runner-Up Best Adventure Game of 2008!
Play as the vampire slayer Professor Van Helsing, hot on the trail of the diabolical Count in this thrilling Large File Adventure! The ruthless Dracula is searching for an ancient, eldritch ritual to return damned souls to the earth. As the eminent Professor Van Helsing it`s up to you to stop him before his evil machinations are realized! Sharpen your stakes and dive into the terrifying depths of Dracula Origin today!
Business was booming at Beach Burger hut until rival Edie Cole Iverson stole away the clientele. But clients aren`t the only thing missing, the Tiki Chief has disappeared along with all his recipes. Now it`s up to Patty and her lightning-fast burger grilling skills To unlock the true secrets of the best Tiki sauce on the island. Make the fastest burgers this side of the ocean in this hilarious dash to recapture the sacred grilling techniques of the Tiki!