In this game, Professor Layton receives a letter from his mentor, Dr. Shrader, claiming that he has found the Elysian Box. This Elysian Box has said to have killed anyone who opens it. Getting a bad feeling from this news, Professor Layton and his young apprentice Luke set off to Dr. Shrader's home. Upon their arrival, the two find the man lying dead on the floor with no box in sight. Only a ticket for the Molentary Express is present. Purchasing their own tickets for the train, Professor Layton and Luke set off on yet another adventure.
As a sequel to Professor Layton and the Curious Village, over 100 more puzzles, both new and more challenging, are available to be solved. Follow along the story as Professor Layton and Luke uncover more mysteries than ever before!
In this game, a gentleman by the name of Professor Layton and his young assistant Luke set off to the town of St. Mystere to locate the "Golden Apple". Other mysteries begin to unfold as their search goes on.
The game takes times to complete as the fun and challenging puzzles gradually become more difficult to solve as the story proceeds. Many strange yet entertaining characters also appear throughout the game. With over 100 puzzles to solve and a few hint coins available to help, thinking and concentration is definately required for this game.