Before the Dark Crystal 2 - Movie based adventure now in English!
Just days ago 'The Dark Crystal' once again appeared on TV; a fantasy film from 1982 directed by Jim Henson and Frank Oz, revolving around Jen, a 'Gelfling' on a quest to restore balance to his alien world by returning a lost shard to a powerful but broken gem. It was a very dark movie with the evil Skesis taking the life essence of creatures while turning them into slaves. For it's time it was renowned for featuring incredible animatronics! But it wasn't until recently that Marion released 'Before the Dark Crystal 2'; an adventure based on that very movie yet set several years before the event with a tale of escape and slavery.
Featuring great artwork, sound and music straight from the movie, you play as a young Gelfling girl, captured by the Skeksis, and must help her survive in the crystal castle and finally escape imprisonment. But be warned, if you anger the Skesis in this point and click adventure your life essence will be taken and you'll end up as a slave for the rest of your life.
For anyone that is a fan of the Dark Crystal, this is a brilliant adventure that really makes you feel like you were a part of the story.
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