Top 10 Best Hidden Object Games in 2013 for PC and Mac

Top 10 Best Hidden Object Games out in 2013 for PC and Mac DownloadThis top 10 list is of my fave best hidden object games released in 2013 so far. It includes interactive, adventure and puzzle hidden object games. These games cover a variety of themes and stories, from mystery hidden object games to underwater scenes. All of these games have great style, brilliant gameplay, challenging puzzles and engaging plots. I’ve also included details of which download versions you can get online – whether a demo is available and whether it is available for Mac as well as PC download.

If you love HO games, check out my reviews of other top hidden object games.

My 10 Best Hidden Object Games – 2013 List

1. Flights of Fancy: Two Doves | 2. Gardenscapes 2 | 3. Aquascapes | 4. Dark Parables: The Final Cinderella | 5. Rite of Passage: Child of the Forest | 6. Chimeras: Tune of Revenge | 7. Nightmares from the Deep: The Siren’s Call | 8. Mystery Trackers: Silent Hollow | 9. House of 1000 Doors: Serpent Flame | 10. Grim Tales: Bloody Mary

Flights of Fancy: Two Doves
Best Hidden Object Games 2013 1-Flights of Fancy Two DovesSave your kingdom from disaster in Flights of Fancy: Two Doves! You return home from a royal party to discover that your estate has been robbed. Someone has stolen the magic dove that has been in your family for generations. To make matters worse, the king’s magic dove has also been stolen, and if the thief learns how to use the power of the two birds, the consequences could be disastrous! With the king missing and the kingdom’s citizens falling victim to a strange curse, it’s up to you to save the kingdom. Embark on an extraordinary journey in this gorgeous Hidden Object Puzzle Adventure game!

* Release Date: 13th September 2013
* Developer: ERS Game Studios
* Available for: PC download, Mac download, Free Demo, Full Version Download Online
** Average Rating on BFG: 4.4 out of 5 (25 Reviews)
For reviews and downloads, visit: Flights of Fancy: Two Doves.

Gardenscapes 2
Best Hidden Object Games 2013 2 Gardenscapes 2Gardenscapes 2 takes the unique experience of the original Gardenscapes to a completely new level! The garden at the estate where Austin was born and grew up in is in a pitiful state. Rundown and neglected, it is waiting for you to come and restore it! Accompany Austin to the place of his childhood, meet his parents, and collect the old photos and other memorable things from his past. Run sales of the old stuff found around the house to implement the original decor ideas of your own! Help your good old friend bring the family garden to bloom again in this brand new hit from Playrix!

* Release Date: 11th April 2013
* Developer: Playrix
* Available for: PC download, Free Demo, Full Version Download Online
** Average Rating on BFG: 4.7 out of 5 (90 Reviews)
For reviews and downloads, visit: Gardenscapes 2.

Aquascapes
Best Hidden Object Games 2013 3 AquascapesExplore the incredible underwater hidden object world of Aquascapes. Take care of your finned friends. Play with them and watch as they interact with each other. Engage in unique gameplay as you earn money to customize your tank. Choose from a variety of vibrant backgrounds and charming decor to turn your tank into a design masterpiece. But that’s not all! Each fish has its own fun personality, who will be your favorite? With 18 unique interactive fish, 70 exciting hidden object levels and customizable aquariums with vivid extras.

* Release Date: 9th May 2013
* Available for: PC download, Free Demo, Full Version Download Online
** Average Rating on BFG: 4.7 out of 5 (68 Reviews)
For reviews and downloads, visit: Aquascapes.

Dark Parables: The Final Cinderella
Best Hidden Object Games 2013 4 Dark Parables The Final CinderellaFor decades, a mysterious witch, known as the evil Godmother, has been hunting maidens in search of the legendary “Cinderella”.
Play as the fabled detective, rescue the Final Cinderella from the evil Godmother’s clutches, and stop her evil plans to conquer the world!

* Release Date: 22nd June 2013
* Developer: Blue Tea Games
* Available for: PC download, Mac download, Free Demo, Full Version Download Online
** Average Rating on BFG: 4.6 out of 5 (43 Reviews)
For reviews and downloads, visit: Dark Parables: The Final Cinderella.

Rite of Passage: Child of the Forest
Best Hidden Object Games 2013 5 Rite of Passage Child of the ForestThe town of Willow Ridge has long lived under everlasting night. Surrounded by a violent, dark forest, its only protection is the Great Lighthouse, which keeps the nightmarish trees at bay. Your husband Alan has been haunted by dreams of a ghostly woman beckoning him, believing she knows how to save the town. As he goes to investigate, a fire consumes the lighthouse! Was it sabotaged from inside the town – or by some darker force? Your search for answers will uncover the history of your town and the Forest Rite that has been a tradition for countless generations. Hold onto the light in Rite of Passage: Child of the Forest, a fantastic interactive Hidden-Object Puzzle Adventure game (iHOPA)!

* Release Date: 15th June 2013
* Developer: Mad Head Games
* Available for: PC download, Mac download, Free Demo, Full Version Download Online
** Average Rating on BFG: 4.7 out of 5 (174 Reviews)
For reviews and downloads, visit: Rite of Passage: Child of the Forest.

Chimeras: Tune of Revenge
Best Hidden Object Games 2013 6 Chimeras Tune of RevengeDuring a celebration, a mysterious organ grinder appears, selling fortune cards for a penny. When the first victim falls prey to a mysterious beast, you rush to discover who this organ grinder is and what he wants. He claims revenge for the death of an innocent man, but what really happened on that day thirteen years ago? And who is trying to cover it up? A web of lies and deceit await you in this darkened city that was once so full of happiness. Uncover the truth and unmask the true villain in Chimeras: Tune of Revenge, a thrilling Hidden Object Puzzle Adventure game.

* Release Date: 9th March 2013
* Developer: Elephant Games
* Available for: PC download, Mac download, Free Demo, Full Version Download Online
** Average Rating on BFG: 4.7 out of 5 (108 Reviews)
For reviews and downloads, visit: Chimeras: Tune of Revenge.

Nightmares from the Deep: The Siren’s Call
Best Hidden Object Games 2013 7 Nightmares from the Deep The Sirens CallNightmares from the Deep: The Siren’s Call is the sequel of the smash hit Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart. It is an epic adventure story with an exciting plot, outstanding puzzles, and unforeseeable depths of twists and turns. When Sarah Black, the curator of the Caribbean Naval Museum, receives a package from a mysterious messenger, she is unwittingly drawn into an ancient conflict. Moments after she opens the package to reveal an artefact, assailants descend on the museum and rob her of it. She can hardly believe that this is the beginning of a new nightmare from the deep! After blacking out in the museum, Sarah finds herself on the shores of Kingsmouth, a forgotten fishing town with an incredible secret. The would-be messenger reveals the sad truth: he and the rest of the town’s denizens are suffering from a curse that is gradually turning them into aquatic creatures. A curse that was cast by two powerful beings: the mayor, Murray, and the sea-devil: Davy Jones.

* Release Date: 17th August 2013
* Developer: Artifex Mundi
* Available for: PC download, Mac download, Free Demo, Full Version Download Online
** Average Rating on BFG: 4.7 out of 5 (90 Reviews)
For reviews and downloads, visit: Nightmares from the Deep: The Siren’s Call.

Mystery Trackers 5: Silent Hollow
Best Hidden Object Games 2013 8 Mystery Trackers 5 Silent HollowThere are screams heard in Silent Hollow… Trouble at the Mystery Trackers headquarters means you’re called in to help. With a few extra abilities, not to mention your trusty sidekick, Elf, you just might save the day! Uncover the treachery of a centuries-old turncoat in this incredible follow-up to the bestselling Mystery Trackers series.

* Release Date: 31st August 2013
* Developer: Elephant Games
* Available for: PC download, Mac download, Free Demo, Full Version Download Online
** Average Rating on BFG: 4.7 out of 5 (14 Reviews)
For reviews and downloads, visit: Mystery Trackers: Silent Hollow.

House of 1000 Doors: Serpent Flame
Best Hidden Object Games 2013 9 House of 1000 Doors Serpent FlameReturn to the House of 1,000 Doors to save mankind from annihilation! Giant snakes have burst out of the Earth and are wreaking destruction across every continent. Your mission: travel back in time to four different epochs to gather the elements needed to activate a machine that can destroy the ancient beasts!

* Release Date: 6th July 2013
* Developer: Alawar Games
* Available for: PC download, Free Demo, Full Version Download Online
** Average Rating on BFG: 4.6 out of 5 (99 Reviews)
For reviews and downloads, visit: House of 1000 Doors: Serpent Flame.

Grim Tales: Bloody Mary
Best Hidden Object Games 2013 10 Grim Tales Bloody MaryYou’re driving home from work when you get an urgent call from your favourite niece, begging you to pick her up from her boarding school. The teachers have gone missing, her classmates are becoming violent, and shadow creatures are haunting every corner. Search the school, but remember this one simple rule: Never look into a mirror after sunset. Bloody Mary is always watching!

* Release Date: 2nd August 2013
* Developer: Elephant Games
* Available for: PC download, Mac download, Free Demo, Full Version Download Online
** Average Rating on BFG: 4.3 out of 5 (112 Reviews)
For reviews and downloads, visit: Grim Tales: Bloody Mary.

(** Average user ratings taken from Big Fish Games as at time of writing.)

Hope you like my picks for the top 10 best Hidden Object games in 2013. Please feel free to leave a comment and let me know which have been your fave HO games from this year so far?

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