Thimbleweed Park for windows phone is a point-and-click adventure game developed by Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick and published by Terrible Toybox which is the successor to Gilbert and Winnick’s Maniac Mansion that was developed in 1987 and The Secret of Monkey Island that was developed in 1990. Thimbleweed Park for windows phone is a neo noir mystery based in the year of 1987. The creators were trying to make a game that appeal to both old and new adventure game players which present you with great deal of challenges whilst being accessible and they surely succeeded. Graphic adventure game theme is what Thimbleweed Park for windows phone holds and is similar to its predecessor in game play. It has a third person perspective with the view of the game world in the upper part of the screen and this view takes up most part of the screen obviously. In the bottom of the screen, there is the control panel which basically contains player’s inventory and a list of verbs the player can use to interact or to perform some action when combined with items or characters.
Along with a lot of charm and fun, Thimbleweed Park for windows phone is packed with dark humor and absurdness. Both of these parts create a very addictive atmosphere while playing but what hooks the players are the suspense that the game’s story has. A haunted hotel, an abandoned circus, a burnt down pillow factory, etc makes Thimbleweed Park for windows phone a place you have never visited before. It is well known to contain a story that has parodies of shows like True Detective, The X-Files, Twin Peaks, etc. Besides the parodies, the serious part of the game is the investigation of a murder that occurs in Thimbleweed Park. Thimbleweed Park for windows phone game starts off with the murder and it is to be investigated by two detectives: Angela Ray and Antonio Reyes who are the major characters of the game. They meet other characters who live in the place and anyone of them could be the suspect or things might be even messed up than one can think about.
Thimbleweed Park for windows phone is quite similar to Maniac Mansion but has a lot of aspects where improvement is evidently seen. The game play is more flexible and user friendly. The graphics have been updated, with some great light and shade combination and with a denser pixel insertion. Thimbleweed Park for windows phone has single player mode only and has casual to hard modes with varied difficulty. The voice in Thimbleweed Park for windows phone is in English language but there is availability of subtitles in English, German, French, Italian, Russian, Arabic, Urdu and Spanish language. To match the tone of suspense and dark humor, the game is set in dusk throughout and ends before the night is over. There are different challenging puzzles in Thimbleweed Park for windows phone that the player will have to solve as they move forward in the investigation of the mysterious murder. There are 80 people residing in the park and three of them and the two detectives are the main characters. With exceptions in few of the puzzles, the player has the opportunity to play Thimbleweed Park for windows by choosing any of these five main characters:
- Angela Ray (we don’t know who this detective is working for)
- Antonio Reyes (Angela Ray’s partner for the murder investigation)
- Delores Edmund (with her siblings, she is gathered at the reading of her rich uncle’s will)
- Franklin (is dead and his ghost wakes up wondering how he got there)
- Ransome (a clown who has been cursed and cannot remove his clown makeup)
The dialogues and actions differ according to the characters and situation in Thimbleweed Park for windows phone. These five characters don’t know it yet, but they are deeply connected and they all are being watched. Everything will be clear when the night is over.Download Thimbleweed Park