• Review

  • Browser Games

Journey in the Mine


  • Currently 3.7/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 3.7/5 (32 votes)
Comments (3) | Views (4,000)

Jayisgames needs your help to continue providing quality content. Click for details

journey5.png

It's been four years since we had the opportunity to enter the wonderful world of Jo99 and Kronsilds. Now they're back with a beautiful and touching story about Alice, who travels across time to a closed mine looking for someone...

[Edit: due to slow loading added alternative link (Newgrounds)]

Maybe Alice wouldn't have gone anywhere if it weren't for her cat Grisette. She has picked up Alice's pendant and run out and her owner has no choice but to follow her. Before Alice sets off, she needs to look around the apartment and see if she can find anything to take with her. It might also be important to read up on the mines before she leaves.

Iron Mining Company have been closed for a long time, but we still hear the industrial sounds of the mines in operation all the time...and the mines are not completely abandoned either. Here's the thing though, the miners Alice meets on her journey aren't exactly real...her cat is though, and so Alice follows her on and on. Will you go with her?

journey4.png

The long wait for a new game from Jo99 and Kronsildswas worth it. The hand-drawn scenes are breathtaking and since the game moves slowly, you have plenty of time to appreciate them. The cursor changes and that's a good thing - you might otherwise miss important objects in the rich and colourful scenes. The game doesn't autosave but does offer the option to manually save. You can return to the game when you're done.


Enjoy!

Play Journey in the Mine

Play Journey in the Mine (Newgrounds)

3 Comments

Lovely game, but that method of loading scene-by-scene was awful. If there's any slowness from their server or your connection, it's going to make for a miserably slow experience. It would better if they loaded the entirety of the game right off the bat, or made the game available as a download. (I imagine some optimization of assets wouldn't hurt, either. Nothing in that game should have required that much data.)

In the scene where the crow comes to rest on a barrel, there's a movement node on the left which takes you up the metal stairs to the door. For me, it didn't respond for over a minute after I clicked it. But it does work and will eventually start you climbing. If you click it and it doesn't immediately switch to a closeup of the stairs, be patient!

Reply
Cyberjar88 November 26, 2022 1:01 PM

You might be interested in knowing that the game is also available on Newgrounds.

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)
chrpa Jayisgames needs your help to continue providing quality content. Click for details Welcome to the Roundup 58 - Retro with four games! After you find the ten monkeys in the chapter, look in the inventory. You will find a...  ...
jayisgames.com The video game industry has become more massive than anyone could have predicted. As a result, companies release thousands of titles per year across a variety of platforms. With so many titles to choose from, it can be difficult identifying...  ...
jayisgames.com Are you having a party for yourself and your friends and looking for creative ways to keep everyone entertained? You can use your smartphone to do precisely that. There are lots of fun and inventive party games that you and...  ...
1,072 Views
3 Comments
chrpa Jayisgames needs your help to continue providing quality content. Click for details Hi! Weekday Escape and Weekday Puzzle are here! This week was very poor for new games, both escape and puzzle games. Apart from two new cans in...  ...
Use code jayisgames for 20% off E-WIN gaming chair

HsELP Jayisgames.com

Recent Comments

 

Display 5 more comments
Limit to the last 5 comments

Game of the week


Dark Romance: Vampire Origins Collector's Edition

Your Favorite Games edit

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

Monthly Archives