Happy New Year from G5: Tales from the Dragon Mountain: the Lair is on Sale!

Happy New Year from G5: Tales from the Dragon Mountain: the Lair is on Sale!

Jan 2, 2017

G5 is bringing in the new year with a sale: Tales from the Dragon Mountain: the Lair (also styled Tales of Dragon Mountain 2) is on sale for $0.99 on Google Play and the Amazon Appstore.

Follow Mina once again to find the lair of the evil spirit called Strix in this captivating sequel to the beloved hidden object adventure!
It has been years since brave Mina Lockheart defeated Lord Strix. But dark shadows are rising once again, and restless mythical creatures beseech Mina’s protection! Join Mina and her best friend Malik in their dangerous trip to turn up clues and locate Lord Strix’s lair. Meet different creatures along your journey, help them and have them help you. Hurry! Lord Strix and his ruthless army are getting stronger every minute!

● 63 fantasy scenes to explore
● 27 puzzling mini-games to play
● Five mysterious chapters to enjoy
● Three difficulty modes: casual, adventure, challenge
● 20 stone dragons to collect and unlock achievements
● Google Play game services/Amazon GameCircle support

The sale is on now, and runs through January 8th.

Twin Moons Society Gets a Holiday Update

Twin Moons Society Gets a Holiday Update

Dec 20, 2016

More G5 news… this time, a timely update.

Twin Moons Society: Hidden Mystery is getting in on the Christmas/holiday season with an update rolling out now on Google Play and the Amazon Appstore.

The game is a hidden mystery adventure that takes the player to Halfworld; the player takes on the persona of a person whose dad researches portals.

When Dad goes missing, the game starts.

The update brings:

NEW HIDDEN OBJECT SCENE – The Dark One has cast a spell on Santa and his helpers! Visit Santa’s Workshop and help save Christmas.

JOLLY NEW CHARACTER – Finally your childhood dream comes true! Meet Santa Claus, talk to him and even take part in the creation of a Christmas miracle.

“CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY” EVENT – Complete 30 challenging quests and five festive collections to get a charming Avatar, Sun Stone Statuette, Christmas Talisman, Holiday Event Rarity and much more!

MORE QUESTS AND COLLECTIONS – Solve 77 new quests and assemble 10 new collections to get two unique rarities.

FIXES AND IMPROVEMENTS – Experience these important optimizations for yourself!

Twin Moons Society remains free (with in-app purchases) on Google Play; check out the trailer below:

Hidden City: Mystery of Shadows Gets a Limited Time Update

Hidden City: Mystery of Shadows Gets a Limited Time Update

Dec 18, 2016

More G5 goodness (courtesy of AB Games). Is anyone surprised?

This one involves Hidden City: Mystery of Shadows, a hidden mystery game available on Google Play and the Amazon Appstore; the game is getting a festive update — a new, limited time event called “Tale of Fire and Snow.”

The update also brings a new scene, fresh quests and more.

In this bright time-limited update, open a new hidden object scene and bravely overcome all the new challenges that are waiting for you at Santa’s Workshop! Do whatever it takes to defend and save Christmas! Complete quests as part of the celebratory “Tale of Fire and Snow” event and reap several rewards for your efforts, including a Christmas Amulet, special Snow Globe Totem and unique male and female avatars. Our dear mystery seekers, you are invited to update the game now, as the City of Shadows needs your help like never before. Explore the snow-covered magical city, find holiday objects hidden among most beautiful celebratory scenes and share the festive mood with your friends and family!

The game is free, and has in-app purchases. Check out the trailer below:

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Cyber Monday Giveaway! G5’s Supermarket Management 2 Goes Free for Limited Time

Cyber Monday Giveaway! G5’s Supermarket Management 2 Goes Free for Limited Time

Nov 30, 2016

Prolific Android developer G5 is synonymous with several things: hidden mysteries, puzzles, and, well, giveaways. Of course Cyber Monday just gave ’em another reason to do us all good.

This one? Supermarket Management 2. Yep, free on Google Play and the Amazon Appstore.

This game is all about running a busy market. It boils down to a time management challenge, and the goal is to grow a smallshop into a major chain by keeping customers happy and managing resources.

It packs in more than four dozen levels, 22 achievements, nine characters, mini-games and multiple locations.

Sounds fun, so don’t procastinate, as this offer runs now through December 4th.

Got devices on other platforms? The app is also free through the same time period on Windows Store and for iOS.

And the trailer:

Thanksgiving Giveaway! G5’s Build-a-lot 4 is Free for a Limited Time

Thanksgiving Giveaway! G5’s Build-a-lot 4 is Free for a Limited Time

Nov 22, 2016

What would the holidays be without a G5 giveaway?

This time, the prolific cross-platform mobile game publisher has Build-a-lot 4 (also styled Build-a-lot 4: Power Source) for free on Google Play and the Amazon Appstore.

This one makes an adventure of harnessing green energy; say hello to wind farms and solar sourced power. Indeed, this take on city development and resource management means players have to grow judiciously, as getting too ambitious too quickly can be quite detrimental.

Players might have to rethink strategies to succeed, because the drive to be a thriving eco-friendly environment is all about using what one has as wisely as possible.

The game boasts multiple play modes, four campaigns, 60+ levels and upgrade opportunities.

As noted, the game is free now; don’t tarry too long, as the goodness ends on November 27th. Yes, this giveaway extends to iOS.

Check out the trailer:

Dream Catchers: The Beginning is on Sale for Limited Time

Dream Catchers: The Beginning is on Sale for Limited Time

Oct 24, 2016

G5 is no stranger to making some fun games… or providing them for free and/or at steep discounts. Now, Dream Catchers: The Beginning is on sale on Google Play and the Amazon Appstore.

Dream Catchers: The Beginning tells the eerily spooky story of Mia, a prep school teacher, and her brother, who sets out to find out what happened to her and the students she teaches.

In a story that is reminiscent of The Sleeping Beauty, the player looks to pick up clues, solve puzzles and find out why the ladies cannot be roused.

Ah… the perfect Halloween pastime?

The game comprises of 2 worlds, 12, mini-games, 77 levels, and also has achievements and can be played across Android devices via Google Play Game Services.

The game usually costs $4.99, but for a limited time, the full, unlocked game can be had for $0.99. You can’t tarry though; this price lasts only until October 30th. yes, the sale is also available on the iOS App Store.

Magician’s Handbook: Cursed Valley is Free on Android

Magician’s Handbook: Cursed Valley is Free on Android

Oct 17, 2016

G5’s Magician’s Handbook: Cursed Valley is available for free on Google Play and the Amazon Appstore for a limited time.

This BC Soft Games hidden object adventure details a caper about enchanted books, dark magic and the quest to lift spells. It has handcrafted backgrounds, a couple of game modes, mini-games and more than a dozen levels to get lost in.

As with most G5 offers, this one won’t last forever; it runs now through October 23rd.

The Mystery of the Crystal Portal Goes Free on Android for Limited Time

The Mystery of the Crystal Portal Goes Free on Android for Limited Time

Oct 3, 2016

G5’s The Mystery of the Crystal Portal is free for a limited time on the prominent mobile platforms, including Android via Google Play and the Amazon Appstore.

The Mystery of the Crystal Portal is a hidden object mystery set in the 1920s, and details the adventures of journalist Nicole Rankwist, whose father made a an archeological discovery that has serious consequences — and then mysteriously goes missing.

Nicole then proceeds on a global guest to figure things out.

The game boasts 22 levels, pinch-zoom functionality, 7 themed settings and more.

This goodness lasts only till October 9th.

G5’s ‘The Cursed Ship’ Goes on Sale on Google Play and Amazon Appstore

G5’s ‘The Cursed Ship’ Goes on Sale on Google Play and Amazon Appstore

Sep 27, 2016

G5 is one of our favorite developers/publishers… and with good reason. We’ve all become spoiled by all the freebies and discounts G5 jovially doles out.

It helps that the games our easy to love too.

This week, G5 has a steep discount. The Cursed Ship can be had for relatively cheap — $0.99, to be exact — for a limited time on both Google Play and the Amazon Appstore.

That’s 80% off the regular price of $4.99.

The Cursed Ship is a puzzle-laden adventure, chock-full of mystery and parallel worlds. It comes in two gameplay mode flavors, and includes a stated 100 quests, more than 60 locations, scores of mini-games and several characters.

It also incorporates Google Play Game Services.

Ah… but good things don’t last forever; this sale is on now, and runs through October 2nd.

Check out the trailer below:

Dark Arcana: The Carnival is Free on Android for Limited Time

Dark Arcana: The Carnival is Free on Android for Limited Time

Sep 20, 2016

G5’s Dark Arcana: The Carnival is free — for a limited time — on Google Play and the Amazon Appstore.

Per Google Play

An enigmatic carnival has come to town, bringing an unsettling mystery with it. A young mother has gone missing, and now it’s up to you to find her before it’s too late!
Investigate two worlds: the one you live in and an alternate plane existing behind the carnival’s Hall of Mirrors. Discover the secret of an ancient being named the Evil One and learn the tragic story of one of the carnival’s employees, who accidentally killed his fiancée during a show many years ago. Explore picturesque yet terrifying locations and prevent the Evil One from perpetrating another terrible crime!
● 48 enigmatic spine-tingling locations to visit
● 18 hidden object scenes to search
● 28 mini-games to tease your brain
● 21 exciting achievements to rack up
● Three difficulty modes to keep you guessing
● Bonus chapter, strategy guide and extras

The goodness (as in “free”) lasts now through September 25th. Enjoy!

G5 Giveaway! ‘Nightmares from the Deep: The Siren’s Call’ Goes Free on Android for Limited Time

G5 Giveaway! ‘Nightmares from the Deep: The Siren’s Call’ Goes Free on Android for Limited Time

Sep 5, 2016

Nightmares from the Deep: The Siren’s Call is G5’s Labor Day giveaway; you can pick it up on Google Play and Amazon Appstore.

Ready for a spine-tingling sequel to your favorite adventure? Plunge into Nightmares from the Deep®: The Siren’s Call, an epic adventure featuring frightening foes and heart-pounding twists!
When Sarah Black, curator at the Caribbean Naval Museum, receives a mysterious package, she is unwittingly drawn into an ancient conflict. As she begins to remove an artifact from the package, assailants instantly descend on the museum and snatch it. In disbelief, Sarah realizes that yet again she is falling headfirst into a nightmare from the deep! Soon she finds herself on the shores of Kingsmouth, a forgotten fishing village with an incredible secret. A would-be messenger reveals the sad truth: he and the town’s other denizens are gradually turning into ghoulish, mutated ocean creatures. And this curse was cast by none other than Mayor Murray and the old sea-devil himself, Davy Jones! Answer the siren’s call to save this beleaguered village and defeat Davy Jones, Mayor Murray and his pet sea monster, the Kraken!

*Game available in: English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Brazilian Portuguese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

– Thrilling storyline and awesome artwork
– 48 enigmatic locations
– Over 400 objects to find
– 20 hidden object scenes
– 28 amazingly diverse mini-games
– 30 fantastic achievements

Don’t tarry too long; the goodness ends on September 11th.

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Hidden City: Mystery of Shadows Gets an Update

Hidden City: Mystery of Shadows Gets an Update

Sep 3, 2016

G5’s Hidden City: Mystery of Shadows is getting new content.

What’s New in This Update:

The City of Shadows is full of mysteries and surprises! Update the game and find out what new enigmatic investigations await you.

NEW HIDDEN OBJECT SCENE – Search for hidden objects around a splendid hotel that’s been abandoned. But is it really as welcoming as it seems?
“ENDLESS SUMMER” EVENT – Investigate the inexplicable “ink rain” and discover why it leads to the hotel. Solve over 30 engaging quests, gather five unique event collections and get an amazing Avatar, prizes and bonuses.
NEW CHARACTER – Meet the charming Lady Peacock, whose love story triggered envy and an evil spell.
NEW MINI-GAME – Play “Cards of Fate” and let the cards bring you luck and valuable rewards.
MORE QUESTS AND COLLECTIONS – Over 60 tricky new quests and 11 delightful collections are waiting for you.
UPDATED INTERFACE – This magical adventure is now even more beautiful and pleasing to play. Hurry to see the changes!

The game is free (with in-app purchases) on Google Play and Amazon Appstore; the trailer is below.