I use to wait with baited breath for every book this author released, but her latest ones just haven't been that great. Or maybe my tastes have changed, I don't know, but like a bad drug habit I was jonesing for a fix, so I dove in and hoped for the best.
Memento Mori is rated 4. The scenes were beautiful. The mini games and HOS were nice but simple most times.
Nice voice-overs, great story line. It had a Castlevania vibe. Loved the music too. I beat the main game in about 2 hours. There is nothing I can say negative about it. Fantastic gameplay, excellent voice-overs, graphics, color and animations. Certainly plan to look up another Riddles of Fate game as it appears there must be another.
I did, however use the transporter hint to move around; it was a bit faster than using the map. Custom options allowed you to set hint and skip to refresh quickly.
Puzzles were fun and different as was the storyline. An Absolute Must in Any Collection! The story line is engaging: There are 3 levels of difficulty. There is a jump-map. These were great, as it kept the flow of the game moving.
The graphics could have been better. This part is really the only thing I would gripe about. I found the story line intriguing. This is an in-depth story, with several facets in each chapter. As in the other Riddles of Fate, I found this one to be a bit short.
It certainly could have used another chapter. Memento mori book review far as re-play value: Since all of the RoF games are rather short, it would be easy to remember all the sequences if they are played often. I will certainly hang on to this game, but may not play it more than once a year [in order to keep it from being monotonous].
Kudos to Big Fish for another great one! But please, just ONE more chapter? Memento Mori Loved everything about this game. Kept me interested from start to finish.
Every living soul must eventually depart this world to allow a new soul to be born. There are those who will seek immortality, if Death cannot find those souls and restore balance, a riff could occur causing cataclysmic events. Death has come a knocking once again, thankfully he is only seeking your sleuthing services in locating these procrastinators, starting with Leonard Gautier in Paris.
Leonard sought immortality to escape Death, he had no regrets with his decision to become a bloodthirsty creature of the night, he had become so powerful that not even Death could harm him! Death has given you some powerful tools, a Medallion that allows the dead to speak to the living that could be a lot of fun and a Magical Sphere which quickly transports you anywhere in the world.
You will be using this sphere often because some of the items you discover will be outlined in blue which require closer examination in your laboratory. Your lab has some pretty unique equipment, a machine that duplicates keys once you find a diagram and a dummy key. You also have a machine that can develope photos and even expose hidden encryptions.
Some of the items have plus sign indicators which require some type of interaction before using that item such as opening packages, repairing or combining that item with another inventory item.
You have to swap tiles to complete each picture, when you swapped a puzzle piece on the left picture, the same tile would swap on the picture to the right as well. One of my favorite games required you to make 5 matches in a row of symbols shown in the middle.
There are several tiles located both on the left and right, that needed to be memorized as you flipped them over one at a time, each set required you to make 5 matches in a row before moving on to the next set. Personally, I chose the Collectors Edition, and I have no regrets either, lol.
Overall this one was fun, but very short IMHO.Memento Mori - "Remember you must die" is the message that an anonymous caller issues to several elderly people, who all react differently to receiving the nuisance calls.
What follows is a confused look into the lives of the recipients of these calls and into the way that society neglects the elderly/5. Memento Mori is one of Spark’s best novels precisely because of how much is held in perfect balance: play and seriousness, entertainment and challenge, readable plot and postmodern derailment.
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