The latest game from the PROFESSOR LAYTON adventure game series that has shipped over 15 million units worldwide! LAYTON BROTHERS MYSTERY ROOM is a new crime-solving mystery game featuring none other than the son of the great Professor Layton!
*** DESCRIPTION ***
Genius investigator, Inspector Alfendi Layton and his newly assigned assistant, Detective Constable Lucy Baker, research only the most extraordinary cases in the “Mystery Room” deep within Scotland Yard. Investigate the evidence, find the contradictions, and unravel the truth that lies shrouded in mystery!
■ Investigate the Crime Scene
Uncover the details behind each crime as you zoom in and examine suspicious objects to add them to your mounting list of evidence. Piece them together to form an airtight case!
■ Cut Through the Web of Deceit!
Expose the crucial contradictions in the case files as you match them with evidence that just doesn’t add up. Call in the witnesses and find out if they have anything to hide!
■ Face the Culprit in the Final Showdown!
These criminal masterminds won’t make solving their heinous crimes easy. Find the holes in their arguments until their lies shatter around them, bringing the truth of each mystery to light!
■ These Mysteries and More Await!
File No.001: The Hand Sandwich
A woman was found murdered at the seaside hotel of a bustling travel destination. Her asphyxiated body lies on the balcony with one hand inside the sandwich that was to be her last meal.
Who is guilty of murder? What is the significance of the sandwich?
File No.002:The Bungled Burglary
A man was murdered inside his apartment. Two suspects emerge based on eyewitness testimonies, but the murder weapon seems to have vanished into thin air.
Who is the perpetrator, and what kind of murder weapon disappears from a locked room?
Play the prologue, Case File No.001, and Case File No.002 for FREE!
Files 3 through 6 and 7 through 9 are available as two separate in-app purchases.
■ Alfendi Layton’s Secret
As you expose the contradictions and culprits throughout each case, you may catch glimpses of a drastic change that occurs in Inspector Layton’s personality… Uncover the truth of Layton’s condition by solving the mystery of all nine files!
*** COMPATIBLE DEVICES ***
iOS: 4.3 or later
iPhone: 4 or later
iPod touch: 4th generation or later
iPad: iPad (1st generation) or later
*** OFFICIAL WEBSITE ***
Version 1.0.2 Patch Notes
- Fixed some issues that arose from the previous update.
- If you are unable to play episodes that you have purchased, please restore your purchase data.
Ratings and Reviews
Gamers all over the world know the Professor Layton series for its imaginative characters, over-the-top worlds, and unparalleled hand-drawn style. Now, the tradition of excellence comes to iPhone and iPad with Layton Brothers Mystery Room, an engaging compilation of mysteries that bridge the gap between interactive novel and adventure game. Try the first two cases for free, and then further explore the overarching narrative with seven additional mysteries.
This game was absolutely amazing. The way the stories drew me in, and how each character was a unique individual with perfect imperfections, and imperfect perfections, all leading up to some of the greatest characters I have encountered thus far in a mystery game. I truly hope you make a second one - as , trust me, I'd be more than willing to buy it.
However, one question remains, the one presented from the start, that's truly irking me. "That fateful night, when I was lost..." Yadda yadda, something along those lines , "When he killed me."
THAT line, at the very start, stole my already suffering attention span. Who could be saying this? I'm making a guess that it might be Lucy, and will remain unsolved until further notice - or , it could be Diane, as she had died. All I do know is that there, in that cutscene, is a very shady Professor Alfendi.
In all honesty, I hope your team will bring about another game (or two, or three..!) to wrap this suspense with a bow. I'll be sure to get the rest of your games, now, as I know the quality content in store. I just hope I see more of your content (and mystery brothers cough cough) in the future.
Music is Back!
Layton Brothers: Mystery Room is an excellent, story-driven game. Compared to other Layton games, it plays more like a visual novel and definitely has a different style (don't be expecting puzzles), but that does not make it a bad game at all. The characters are well-developed, the cases are terrific, and the overarching plot keeps players coming back for more. If the first few free cases interest you at all, it's well worth spending a mere $5 for the rest of the story.
There was a bug that kept the background music from playing, but the team fixed it shortly after I contacted them! I'm glad to have the music back; it just wasn't the same without that sweet jazz.
Oh, and I'm dying for a sequel. (Please!!)
- Level-5 Inc.
- 368 MB
- Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Rated 12+ for the following:
- Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
- Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
- Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
- Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
- Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
- Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
- Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
- © 2013 LEVEL-5 Inc.
- In-App Purchases
- FileNo.003 - 006 Pack $2.99
- FileNo.007 - 009 Pack $1.99
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.