Jewels of the Oracle is a puzzle game with a fantasy and acheological feel. The player character is encouraged to discover more about a particular ancient civilization by completing a series of tactile puzzles that illuminate a particular cultural concept or way of life. Completing a puzzle reveals a jewel; collection of all the jewels results in a coveted visit to the ancient city.
Puzzles in Jewels of the Oracle are point and click. Each puzzle has no timer and can be left and returned to depending on the puzzler's wish.