Witch's Pranks: Frog's Fortune


(9 votes) *Average rating will show after 20 votes
| Comments (0) | Views (2,765)

Witch's Pranks: Frog's Fortune

Starchild I think we can all agree that turning your future husband into a frog won't particularly endear you to him. On the other hand, when we're talking about a witch determined to marry an unwilling prince, this seems like a natural course of action. All she has to do is put a spell on him and be the one to kiss him, and he will fall in love with her. In Witch's Pranks: Frog's Fortune, a hidden-object adventure by Shaman Games, the wicked witch has not one, but two frog prince candidates lined up. The problem is that neither one wants to be kissed, so they are imprisoned until their change their little amphibian minds. This is where you come in: wandering through the forest, you see a strange house and witness the witch's most ignoble behaviour towards the royals. Since you have a soft spot for all things green and slimy, you decide to save them... and end up in a cage.

Witch's Pranks: Frog's Fortune Your first task is to extricate yourself from your predicament and then to help the princes. Explore the room to find useful items and use them to set yourself free. Witch's Pranks: Frog's Fortune plays mostly like your usual garden-variety adventure game, with some notable differences. The inventory is on the top of the screen, which takes a moment to get used to. Some of the rooms can be scrolled through, so keep an eye out for green arrows, as they can be a little difficult to make out against busy backgrounds. Hidden-object scenes are few and mostly consist of finding fragmented items, and preference is given to mini-games and exploring. There is no map, but you don't really need one, because your path is straightforward and there is little backtracking. If you happen to get stuck, you can use the eye amulet, which points out interactive areas.

Witch's Pranks: Frog's Fortune What really sets this game apart is its unique sense of humour which emanates out of its every pore. When the visuals are so quirkily adorable that they make you want to hug a fire-breathing salamander, you know the graphics department has done a good job. And yes, traipsing around head-spinningly colourful environments full of whimsical objects might seem a tad childish in the first five minutes, but Witch's Pranks has so much spirit that it draws you into its charmingly silly world and doesn't let go. It feels like stepping into a fairy-tale as told by a seven-year-old girl with pigtails, and that's one fun experience we all need from time to time. Too bad it's not a bit longer, though – it can be finished in less than three hours, and the time will fly by. Luckily, its unabashed joyfulness is contagious, so it will have you smiling long after you manage to save both froggy princes and their true loves.

WindowsWindows:
Download the demo
Get the full version

Mac OS XMac OS X:
Not available.
Try Boot Camp or Parallels or CrossOver Games.

No Comments

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)
4,547 Views
5 Comments
The Talos Principle> Dora Gorgeous, challenging, and contemplative, this first-person indie philosophical puzzle adventure stars you as an unnamed robot who awakens, seemingly at the whim of a voice from the sky, who tells you to seek out sigils to prove your worth... but never climb the great tower. With a complex and engaging story and puzzles that will keep you wrapped up for hours and hours, this is one stunner that should not be missed.  ...
4,150 Views
94 Comments
The Rosefinch Curse> Dora The last thing Tina remembers is a truck racing towards her. So why has she woken up in what appears to be a school filled with locks and strange mechanisms? A rough but impressive blend of escape and classic point-and-click adventure with multiple characters, endings, and a branching plot.  ...
1,835 Views
8 Comments
Tightrope Theatre> Johnny123 You're a unicyclist tasked with performing death defying stunts for an eager crowd. You've got to roll and leap from tightrope to tightrope, avoiding spikes, flames and even cannonballs along the way. Another great hit from Ludum Dare!  ...
Vampire Legends: </br> The Untold Story of Elizabeth Bathory> Dora Young women have been vanishing after being summoned to the Countess Elizabeth Bathory, but the king is too busy with the war to investigate. You, a young gypsy with a talent for mixing potions, have been called in to find out the truth in this rough-around-the-edges but appealingly grisly hidden-object adventure.  ...

Recent Comments

 

Display 5 more comments
Limit to the last 5 comments

Casual game of the week

Haunted Hotel: Death Sentence

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!