Awakening – Moonfell Wood HD (Free) by Big Fish Games, Inc is a mysterious hidden object game where players need to help Sophia through the forest to find her friends and family. Awakening: Moonfell Wood is a beautiful game that will provide hours of enjoyment as the player is absorbed into all the various elements of the game.
Awakening: Moonfell Wood is a sequel to Awakening: The Dreamless Castle. However, you do not need to play that game prior to immersing yourself in the beautiful experience that Moonfell Wood provides.
Awakening: Moonfall Wood has an engaging story line. Some of this is shared in a cut scene at the very beginning of the game. Princess Sophia, and her fairy friend, are traveling in the forest to search for her family and friends. Along the way she finds items that will help in her journey; these are found in a hidden object search format.
There are objects to find and puzzles to solve; often you have to go back to a previous spot to pick up something that will help you in your current location. There is also a journal available that tracks some of your clues and destinations.
There are two different levels of difficulty to choose from, casual and normal. The casual mode is easier and clues become available faster.
There are some mini puzzles to solve, such as untangling flowers and putting items in order. When you complete these puzzles, you earn more items that will be helpful in your journey.
The graphics are beautiful and the music draws the player into the scene and the game. Awakening: Moonfell Wood is very soothing, enjoyable and challenging, all at the same time.
The Big Fish website has a lot of great tips and hints for this game. These are worth checking out at those times you are about to give up because you are not sure how to move forward.
Awakening: Moonfall Wood is a “freemium” game; it is free to download and you can purchase the full version from within the app. This is a nice way to decide if you like the feel and play of the game. The full version is $6.99 and it unlocks the entire game for a better and longer adventure.
Big Fish Games always has wonderful games and apps. They work hard to make the experience worth your money. Their price tags are a bit high, but once you play any of their games you will see why they are worth it. Awakening: Moonfall Wood is another example of a well done app that is not only a game but an experience.