Embark on a thrilling puzzle expedition in an ancient temple city. Your goal is to rebuild the timeworn ruins of El Dorado by solving a series of over 225 mind bending riddles. Gemsweeper combines fun puzzles, brilliant graphics and an engaging story into one unique, highly addictive game. Gemsweeper is easy to learn and does not require fast reflexes, but it will certainly put your brain to work.
The puzzles in Gemsweeper are made of 5x5 up to 30x30 tiles that are all faced down. Your job is to uncover gems which are hidden behind some of the tiles and to break tiles which are cursed. Numerical clues above and to the left of the board tell you where the hidden gems are. Use these clues wisely, and you will be able to solve the puzzles without having to guess.
Gemsweeper will put your mind to work, but the rules are very easy to learn. Thanks to the interactive tutorial, you'll be digging for gems in no time. And if you should ever get stuck, Professor McGuffog will put you right back on track with various useful hints. There are many different ways to solve the game, and the difficulty level ranges from very easy to highly challenging puzzles which makes Gemsweeper interesting for both beginner and experienced players.
There's so much to explore in Gemsweeper: Over 225 unique levels have to be solved to fully rebuild the ancient temple city. As you advance through the city, you'll be able to see your progress from the rank of an inexperienced newbie right up to the status of a famous treasure hunter. Plus, you can choose between the relaxing Quest and the exciting Arcade game mode.
Starting as an inexperienced newbie, you will climb the 30 treasure hunter ranks to become a world famous treasure hunter
Even your kids will love Gemsweeper! It’s easy to learn even without reading the manual and it adapts automatically to each player's skill level. Gemsweeper is also 100% violence-free, and an aid to logical thinking.
OS: Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Me, Windows Vista