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Ankh: Curse of the Scarab King

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52.40% Overall Rank: 16270
DS Rank: 706
2008 Games Rank: 16242
2008 DS Rank: 706
Score based on 10 reviews


Have a mind-blowing adventure in ancient Egypt! Egypt - in times immemorial. The young Assil is confronted with a problem. After a prohibited party in a pyramid he catched a curse of death from the recently buried Scarab king. As if that wasn't enough, he unintentionally comes into possession of Ankh, the symbol of life. By means of this, the god of the dead, Osiris, wants to find an entry to the world of living. With the Ankh around his neck, Assil sets off to ask the Pharaoh for help, because only the godlike ruler himself will be able to abolish the curse of death. In no time at all, Assil trips up into the wildest adventure that Egypt has ever seen. Highlights - Numerous lovingly arranged and diversified locations, that will carry you off to the amazing Egyption world. - A multitude of odd characters putting life into the world of the game with their own animations. - Glamourous intermediate sequences with thrilling dolly shots. - An easy beginning and varied riddles will provide for long-lasting fun game. - A load of black humour.
Release Date: September 17, 2008 (Europe)

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