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Isoland 2: Ashes of Time

By Paul Semel, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Tough, clever puzzling tale set on dark, mysterious island.

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age 8+

Based on 1 parent review

age 8+

Great puzzle game, but imagery may be scary for younger children

Some of the statues and artwork throughout the game may be scary for a younger audience. Our youngest daughter viewed some of this game and while most of it is fine, a few things seemed to stick with her... she still mentions being scared of them :(

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Like the original, this puzzling and mysterious point-and-click adventure game is both engaging and intellectually challenging. In Isoland 2: Ashes of Time, you have to explore a remote island full of puzzles and things to poke. Why? Well, figuring that out is part of the fun of this clever game, which pairs its intellectual challenge with a mystery that'll keep you searching for answers. It also helps that the game is beautiful, like one of the original Addams Family cartoons if Charles Addams used a little more color (though only a little).

And yet, this game isn't for everyone. It's not for the easily frustrated or anyone looking for something with a lot more action. It's also not for hard-core puzzle fans who want tougher and tougher variations on a theme; the puzzles here are not the same kind of experience over and over until the ending credits. Still, if you're looking for a mysterious and dark tale, one that's told by poking and prodding the screen while solving increasingly difficult puzzles, Isoland 2: Ashes of Time will keep you wandering for a while.

App Details

  • Devices: iPhone , iPad , Android
  • Pricing structure: Paid
  • Release date: July 12, 2018
  • Category: Adventure Games
  • Publisher: Lilith Games
  • Version: 1.0.5
  • Minimum software requirements: Requires iOS 8.0 or later; Android 4.1 and up
  • Last updated: August 9, 2021

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