The Void mansion, once a gracious place, was built in 1890. However, when it changed hands and was inherited by Malleus Void it eventually gained reputation as a haunted house. Coincidently, Malleus Void himself, a mad scientist with a reputation for conducting strange experiments, suffered a mysterious death – and as a result weird happenings within the mansion are suspect. Today it is years later since his death (a decade has passed as a matter of fact), three very well-known celebrities have vanished within the historic mansion’s walls. Now, with the property in shambles, it is up to gamers to take on the role of investigator in joining the Mystery Trackers Detectives Club in order uncover the strange happenings in The Void.
Mystery Trackers The Void is a hidden object game. Gameplay itself is extremely straightforward and all elements within follow the typical hidden object game formula. That is, gamers need to perform a few simple tasks, such as use find a key in a room, and use it to unlock a box. Upon searching the box, gamers will then have to seek out and find a list of items hidden within a collage of odd items featuring a variety of colors and patterns.
Puzzles are scattered throughout the hidden object portions of the game, and give the game a nice balance of variety. The puzzles themselves include the typical variety found in these types of games, and are mostly based on logic. Experienced and new gamers to the genre will find that they aren’t overly difficult to work with and solve, yet are clever enough to provide a level of entertainment.
Gamers that are new to hidden object style games will cat5h on very easy. The Void does provide an entertaining challenge, however, at no point in the game does it ever become impossible or overly difficult. If in fact there a challenge thjat proves to be too much to handle, a rechargeable hint system is available that provides assistance when needed. New players will also appreciate the tutorial that is available when the game first begins.
Like most current casual games, Mystery Trackers The Void is available as a standard game, and is also available as a Collector’s Edition. Setting the two apart is the inclusion of bonus material, including an extra level that adds additional gameplay.
Mystery Trackers The Void is available online through popular casual gaming sites.