Magneto Syndrome


  • Currently 4.3/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 4.3/5 (63 votes)
| Comments (41) | Views (207)

magnetosyndrome.jpg

JohnBMagneto Syndrome is a point-and-click room escape game created by Juliano Reina. The main character has been infused with the power to control metallic objects. He regains consciousness and his first thought is to escape. It's going to prove a little difficult, seeing as how he's stuck inside a water-filled tube. Using his powers of magnetic manipulation, it's your job to help him make his run for freedom.

Before you start clicking, move the cursor over the objects inside the lab to see what you can interact with. Some things are marked as plastic, a dead-giveaway that you won't be able to manipulate them directly. A large number of other objects you won't be able to move even though they're made of metal.

Magneto Syndrome is billed as Episode 1, so hopefully we'll get another few episodes in the story. Despite its short length, it manages to pull you in to the environment and create a complete atmosphere with only a few game elements. Initially I was just going to sample the game, but once I started I couldn't stop playing until I had completed it.

As a small warning, this game rates itself as 13+ for some language and a little violence and blood.

Play Magneto Syndrome

Also available, episode 2:

Play Magneto Syndrome 2

Thanks to Gabriel for sending this one in!

Walkthrough Guide


(Please allow page to fully load for spoiler tags to be functional.)

Walkthrough Episode 1

Use sciccors with scientist

Use key in dead scientists breast pocket with metal cabinet (the one closest - be sure to click on the lock).

Use metal box with glass cabinet

Use key in the other keyhole in the same metal cabinet.

Put the container on the board and shake the glass cabinet.

Move board under the lamp and fry it on max.

41 Comments

Walkthrough Episode 1

Use sciccors with scientist

Use key in dead scientists breast pocket with metal cabinet (the one closest - be sure to click on the lock).

Use metal box with glass cabinet

Use key in the other keyhole in the same metal cabinet.

Put the container on the board and shake the glass cabinet.

Move board under the lamp and fry it on max.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
kt belle Author Profile Page April 3, 2006 12:15 PM

I've played this game before. It clearly states when you've done something wrong, and you have to restart. So don't think you're stuck too fast. Although sometimes, you're stuck but haven't really done something wrong... hmmm.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
kt belle Author Profile Page April 3, 2006 12:20 PM

you're stuck when the thingy in the metal cabinet lands in the wrong place (i.e. nothing happens)

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
naznomad April 3, 2006 12:22 PM

Well, that was pretty easy.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

i'm irritated by the inconsistency - if the bald man can do some things even though he "can't move," there is no reason why he can't do other things. does that make any sense or do i sound insane?

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

its fun but too short, there's no need for a 2nd part, just one complete story.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
kt belle Author Profile Page April 3, 2006 12:57 PM

The reason he can do some things, but not others, is because, as John pointed out, he has magnetic brainpower...

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

My problem was that sometimes I would click on an item then decide that I did not want to use it. However, there was no way to unselcet/put it down/ not use it and I would be then be forced to use it incorrectly and restart.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

According to Newgrounds, this is only part 1 of 6.

It reminds me of the Xbox/Gamecube/PS2 game Second Sight. It was nice to revisit that sort of atmosphere.

I'm looking forward to the other parts of it.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

Is there any way to cancel a selection? I couldn't find a way to "let go" of an object once I'd clicked on it.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

I don't think you can de-select an item.

Great idea, but I didn't like that certain actions could only be taken in certain order. Makes me feel like I'm being railroaded.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

Good idea, poor execution.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

I can't find the board?

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
neverben April 3, 2006 8:34 PM

Nice teaser. Really easy, but let's see where it goes.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
hacksaw April 4, 2006 3:04 AM

this game was so easy the first time i played all u need to know is

use scissors, metal boxes in cabinets,a key, acid bottle, and lamp.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
pestilence30 April 4, 2006 3:18 AM

You can de-select an item by clicking on it again. Love the game can't wait for the rest.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
chippie April 4, 2006 4:14 PM

i don't know how to get the key out of the first cabinet to use it on the second cabinet.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

For a game that short why did it take so long to load?

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
baba44713 April 5, 2006 9:48 AM

I usually love escape-the-room flashes, but to be honest, this one is pretty crappy.

There are so many flaws it's hard to even start. The clickable objects are almost pixel-sized, once selected you cannot unselect them, there are dead ends all over the place and the whole thing is more a trial-and-error then anything else. Also the game is short, illogical pretty ugly and the solution is unsatisfying.

You're way better off trying to puzzle out those wonderful Haplands than wasting time on this.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
urizzato April 8, 2006 2:03 PM

solution

use scissors on scientist head
get the key from the scientist pocket
open the metal cabinet on your right with the key
use the metal box to break the glass on the metal cabinet on the left
use the key to open the second metal cabinet on the right
get the empty metal refill and "use" it on the table
shake the metal cabinet on the left and get the acid into the metal refill
"use" the table on the lamp
"use" the temperer to heat the acid
done

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

This game is awesome.And easy too :)

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
Xavier T. April 13, 2006 11:10 AM

Would love to just see what this game is all about but it won't load. Argh!

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
Josh626394 April 16, 2006 8:16 AM

I might like this game if it was only for one thing. IT WON'T COME ON! please help someone. It just comes up with some guy being chased by sharp metalic objects. no sign of a loading bar.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

I really want to try this game but I just get a page that says 'soon' with a logo for the game above it. I waited to see if it was loading or something, but nope. Is it down?

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

The same thing happened to me, Nikki. I really want to play this game so I can't wait for it to come back!

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

Hey, Jay... Do you have any idea why the game is gone or when it will be back?

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

Maybe it's a sign that the next episode will be coming soon? *crosses fingers*

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
Ffirebranderz May 28, 2006 7:39 AM

ok everyones chatting about the game
but i click on play and i getta black screen with a hooded guy in a rectangle box with magneto syndrome kmin soon written by the side of it

y cant i play the game? anyone know?? im really inquisative about it buti just cant get on it to play *cry cry*

smileXXX

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

Hey to all u ppl out there there's a 2nd game....does anyone know the password

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

password: applepy

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
Anonymous May 12, 2007 3:40 PM

does anyone know the password to the second one

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

does anyone know how to do the second one?

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

where did you find the password for the second one?

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

=)
I loved this game.
Anyone have a link to the second?

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
Armyguy1123 December 18, 2007 9:02 PM

This is an interesting game. That scientist looked very michievious if you ask me. I'm quite happy that he's dead. If I was that guy in that tube I would have broken out of it, got an M4-Carbine, and blown that scientist' brains out. But I have Endless war 3 for that though. Just minus the scientists. I'd rather kill insurgents instead. LOL.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
queen-of-diamonds Author Profile Page March 27, 2008 9:43 PM

if you move the table under the lamp before killing the scientist he gives you a super dose of chloroform

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
AlexxI711 Author Profile Page May 10, 2008 2:46 PM

Does anyone have a link or a webpage of where the third game is, I've played the second one it is kinda cool but what do you do in the third one. And I've tried to go to the Magnetic Syndrome webpage where all the games are and it's not there anymore. So...can anyone help?

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
smartdogidiot Author Profile Page January 31, 2009 11:39 PM

ok. i found a link to part 2. here it is.
http://magneto.syndrome.2.fizzlebot.com/
hope it works!

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

where do you find the second key?

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

How do you get to the other side at the start on Magneto 2? I keep on falling off the wood and the pipe.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply
Kyh Author Profile Page March 14, 2012 11:03 PM replied to ix

ix:

Hint:

  • Use your magnetic powers to influence some of the objects around you before you try to cross.

  • You should also acquire an object first.

Solution:

  • On the left side, click the pipes top-to-bottom to get them to drop.

  • Click the fifth step down on the left to collect it.

  • Now you can climb the steps on the right and zip line across the opening.

Score: 0 (0 votes) Vote up Vote down Report this comment Reply

^ Scroll Up | Homepage >

Leave a comment [top of page]

    Please consider creating a Casual Gameplay account if you're a regular visitor here, as it will allow us to create an even better experience for you. Sign-up here!
  • PLEASE UNDERSTAND SITE POLICIES BEFORE POSTING COMMENTS
  • You may use limited HTML tags for style:
    (a href, b, br/, strong, em, ul, ol, li, code, spoiler)
    HTML tags begin with a less-than sign: < and end with a greater-than sign: >. Always. No exceptions.
  • To post spoilers, please use spoiler tags: <spoiler> example </spoiler>
    If you need help understanding spoiler tags, read the spoiler help.
  • Please Preview your comment before posting, especially when using spoilers!
  • No link dropping, no domains as names; do not spam, and do not advertise! (rel="nofollow" in use)
195 Views
2 Comments
Gift Rush 3> Johnny123 Your cute-as-a-button spider guy is looking to feed his hungry kids some cake. Swing through each level, grabbing your kids and drop them in the general vicinity of their favorite birthday treat. Be sure not to eat it yourself!  ...
760 Views
2 Comments
Exit Fate> Dora In this free indie RPG heavily inspired by the likes of Suikoden and other classics of the genre, Daniel is a man betrayed by his country and trapped behind enemy lines who suddenly finds himself in a unique position to help end the fighting. Recruit 75 party members for your castle, take part in huge battles, and enjoy hours and hours and HOURS of play time in this massive game.  ...
The Silent Age: Episode Two> Kimberly Joe is back to finish up what was started in the second episode of this fantastic point-and- click adventure. With the fate of humanity on his shoulders, Joe needs you to help him travel through time to find answers on how to prevent the human race from going extinct.  ...
1,161 Views
12 Comments
The Rogue Puzzle Game> Satori Clear your way through the dungeon in this unique Sokoban-like puzzle game by carefully selecting which swords to shove into which monsters to vanquish them all. The Rogue Puzzle Game was picked as one of only three finalists in the Game Nomad competition and is set to be presented at Gamer's Day, Arabia's largest gaming event.  ...

Recent Comments

 

Display 5 more comments
Limit to the last 5 comments

Casual game of the week

Riddles of Fate: Memento Mori

Your Favorite Games edit

add
Save links to your favorite games here. Use the Favorites editor.

Monthly Archives

Legal notice

All games mentioned or hosted and images appearing on JayIsGames are Copyright their respective owner(s).

All other content is Copyright ©2003-2014 JayIsGames.com. All Rights Reserved.


Visit our great partner: maxcdn!