The Room Three

Price: $3.99
Ads: No
In App Purchases: No

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Temporal Dark PatternsTemporal Dark Patterns

This game has 0 reported Temporal Dark Patterns. There are 673 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.


96 votes
Playing by Appointment -
0 / 96 votes
Being forced to play according to the game's schedule instead of yours.

105 votes
Daily Rewards -
0 / 105 votes
Encourages return visits every day and punishes you for missing a day.

108 votes
Grinding -
0 / 108 votes
Being required to perform repetitive and tedious tasks to advance.

110 votes
Advertisements -
0 / 110 votes
Forced to watch ads or given rewards for watching ads.

116 votes
Infinite Treadmill -
0 / 116 votes
Impossible to win or complete the game.

65 votes
Can't Pause or Save -
0 / 65 votes
The game does not allow you to stop playing whenever you want.

73 votes
Wait To Play -
0 / 73 votes
In-game timers that make you arbitrarily wait for something.

Monetary Dark PatternsMonetary Dark Patterns

This game has 0 reported Monetary Dark Patterns. There are 1152 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.


113 votes
Premium Currency -
0 / 113 votes
Exchange rate between real money and in-game currency disguises the real price of items.

85 votes
Pay to Win -
0 / 85 votes
A player can spend real money to purchase something that gives them an advantage in the game.

77 votes
Artificial Scarcity -
0 / 77 votes
Limited time offers with unnecessary urgency.

119 votes
Pay to Skip -
0 / 119 votes
Spend money to avoid waiting for a timer to expire.

122 votes
Accidental Purchases -
0 / 122 votes
Making it easy to accidentally spend money with no confirmation or ability to undo or refund the action.

80 votes
Recurring Fee -
0 / 80 votes
Encourages players to play as much as possible to get their money's worth.

112 votes
Gambling / Loot Boxes -
0 / 112 votes
Spending real money to play a game of chance for a reward.

118 votes
Power Creep -
0 / 118 votes
A permanently purchased item in the game becomes less valuable over time.

112 votes
Pay Wall -
0 / 112 votes
The game becomes impossible to continue playing without payment.

116 votes
Waste Aversion -
0 / 116 votes
Capped inventory forces you to destroy items or upgrade inventory. Also, having small amounts of left over premium currency.

98 votes
Anchoring Tricks -
0 / 98 votes
Placing a cheap item next to an expensive item to make it look more affordable.

Social Dark PatternsSocial Dark Patterns

This game has 0 reported Social Dark Patterns. There are 644 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.


115 votes
Social Pyramid Scheme -
0 / 115 votes
You get a bonus for inviting your friends and then they have to invite their friends.

103 votes
Social Obligation / Guilds -
0 / 103 votes
To avoid letting down your friends, you are obligated to play when you don't want to.

66 votes
Friend Spam / Impersonation -
0 / 66 votes
The game sends spam to your contact list or social media account.

84 votes
Reciprocity -
0 / 84 votes
Feeling obligated to return a favor, share resources, trade an item, etc.

89 votes
Encourages Anti-Social Behavior -
0 / 89 votes
The game incentivizes players to lie, cheat, or backstab other players to get ahead.

93 votes
Fear of Missing Out -
0 / 93 votes
If you stop playing you'll miss out on something or be left behind and unable to catch up.

94 votes
Competition -
0 / 94 votes
The game makes you compete against other players.

Psychological Dark PatternsPsychological Dark Patterns

This game has 101 reported Psychological Dark Patterns. There are 552 votes indicating the absence of a dark pattern.


101 votes
2 votes
Badges / Endowed Progress -
101 / 2 votes
Reluctancy to abandon a partially completed goal, even one forced upon the player.

74 votes
Invested / Endowed Value -
0 / 74 votes
Having already spent time and money to improve your status in the game, it's difficult to throw it away.

118 votes
Complete the Collection -
0 / 118 votes
The urge to collect all the items, achievements or secrets in a game.

118 votes
Illusion of Control -
0 / 118 votes
The game cheats or hides information to make you think you're better than you actually are.

95 votes
Variable Rewards -
0 / 95 votes
Unpredictable or random rewards are more addictive than a predictable schedule.

68 votes
Aesthetic Manipulations -
0 / 68 votes
Trick questions or toying with emotions or our subconscious desires.

77 votes
Optimism and Frequency Biases -
0 / 77 votes
Overestimating the frequency of something because we’ve seen it recently or memorably.

App Store Ratings

iOS:  (5.00) with 30,054 votes.
Google Play:  (4.92) with 89,759 votes.

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Screenshot Probably the Best Mobile Game of 2015 -

With its rich atmosphere and clever puzzles, The Room Three is engrossing and hard to put down. - Game Informer

A triumph. We fully recommend immersing yourself in this atmospheric mystery -

Much bigger and longer than the previous titles, more of a full-blown adventure game - Touch Arcade

A brilliant, uniquely tactile experience packed with incredible puzzles. Just go and buy it. - Pocket Gamer


The eagerly awaited sequel to the BAFTA award winning 'The Room' and 'The Room Two' is finally here.

Welcome to The Room Three, a physical puzzle game within a beautifully tactile world.
Lured to a remote island, you must draw upon all your puzzle-solving ability to navigate a series of trials devised by a mysterious figure known only as The Craftsman.

Easy to begin yet hard to put down, enjoy a unique mix of intriguing puzzles with a simple user interface.

A tactile experience so natural you can almost feel the surface of each object.

Lose yourself in a variety of stunning new environments, each spanning multiple areas.

Rotate, zoom and examine dozens of artifacts to discover their hidden secrets.

A haunting soundtrack coupled with dynamic sound effects create an unforgettable soundscape.

Use the new eyepiece ability to explore the world in miniature

Return to a persistent environment and change your fate

Re-read hints to get the full picture

Share your progress between multiple devices, and unlock the all-new achievements.

Available in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Turkish and Russian.

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