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For Obsidian's crowdfunded love letter to Infinity Engine games like Icewind Dale and Baldur's Gate, I was impressed by its willingness to pull back the curtain and let me see the machinery behind it.
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation about getting some intel on a bad guy, or something similar (because let's face...
In The Missing Mona Lisa, the famous painting has been stolen and scattered through history by the mysterious "Time Chameleon." Players search scenes for "time traces" left by the Chameleon, then travel backwards in time to the exact same location in the past. The mystery may take players from Da Vinci's workshop during the present, to the master's studio in the Renaissance; from the Tower of London today to the same cell during the Middle Ages; from a treasure room in modern Moscow to the same room during the reign of the last Tsar.