Every weekend, Windows Central streams an Xbox One game or two on Twitch for 1-2 hours and gives out free games to the cool people who join us during the stream. It's like a live podcast, only you also get to watch a game while chatting with our awesome readers and viewers!
Tonight we streamed Enigmatis: The Ghosts of Maple Creek from Artifex Mundi. Enigmatis is a hidden object puzzle adventure game already popular on Windows Phone and other platforms. Read on for quick impressions, contest winners, and the full video replay!
Enigmatis: The Ghosts of Maple Creek
After the success of Artifex Mundi's previous Xbox One releases, Nightmares from the Deep and Clockwork Tales, the Polish developer returns with Enigmatis: The Ghosts of Maple Creek (the first in a series of Enigmatis adventures).
As the game begins, our heroine wakes up in the middle of a town that has been struck by a massive storm. Everything is in disarray, including her memory. Soon she realizes that she has come to Maple Creek to search for a missing girl. But dark forces don't want that girl to be found…
Like most Artifex Mundi titles, Enigmatis is a hidden object puzzle adventure game. Players will navigate a variety of well-illustrated environments, interacting with various objects to solve puzzles and move the story along. Our heroine is a detective, so she'll also collect and arrange evidence to figure out key elements of her investigation.
At various intervals throughout the game, players will engage in hidden objects puzzles as well. You know how these work: you'll have to find all of the objects from a list amidst a crowded scene. Enigmatis also features a fairly involving story to keep players engaged between puzzle and hidden object sequences.
Join us for a visit to a small town filled with danger, mystery, and ghosts as we play Enigmatis!
- See Enigmatis: The Ghosts of Maple Creek on Xbox.com
- See Enigmatis: The Ghosts of Maple Creek on Steam
We streamed Enigmatis: The Ghosts of Maple Creek for ~70 minutes tonight. During that time, we gave out a total of 15 Enigmatis game codes:
- 10 for Xbox One
- 5 for Steam
See winners at the end of this article.
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- April 16, 23: To be announced
- Saturday, April 30: Arslan: The Warriors of Legend from Koei Tecmo – A $60 value!
We hope you'll tune in as often as you can! Set a recurring alarm on your phone so you'll always know when it's time for the stream to start.
These winners get to play detective now!
Tonight's prizes provided by Artifex Mundi. Thanks also to our Twitch stream moderators for keeping the peace and giving away the prizes!
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