Take on the role of an experienced detective and get carried away by a winter adventure amid frozen lands. Find hidden motives of the antagonist and save Santa Claus from a false conviction in this seasonal Hidden Objects adventure.


For the Yuletide Detective there is no busier time then the winter season and this year proves it like none other. As Brigitte Woolf you're seconds away from sinking in your cozy armchair and chilling with a cup of cocoa, but a visit from Mrs. Santa changes your plans.

Not only was her husband accused of an extremely callous theft, but Santa himself became a victim of a thief. The unknown perpetrator took away his voice and left him in despair.

In the face of such wickedness and such an aggressive attack on the winter spirit, you have no other option than to put down your book and cozy blanket and get on with some splendid detective work with a magnifying glass in your hand. Especially since you will meet lots of people from magic and myths - the Snow Queen, Jack Frost and Krampus.

• Play as Brigitte Woolf - the Yuletide Detective!
• Use your wits and smarts to solve almost 30 puzzles!
• Get to know the colorful menagerie of magical characters!
• Visit 35 picturesque winter locations in pursuit of the perpetrator!
• Find evidence of Santa's innocence!

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What’s New

Version 1.0.3

Minor Bug Fixes!
More minor bugs and issues fixed

Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5
106 Ratings

106 Ratings

lynx minx ,

Yuletide Legends: Who Framed Santa Claus by LynxMinx

Truthfully I didn’t feel instilled with Christmas spirit after a horrendous year and my mother’s unexpected death six weeks ago. Yet this magnificent little gem by Brave Giant Studios changed my mind, and made me feel somewhat better as I played the game. It might not have been as complex a game as most of us are used to playing, but it had a certain “je ne sais quois “ that definitely unlocked my “inner child.” It doesn’t matter how old you are; it’s how the game makes you feel.
This game had exquisite graphics, gorgeous cut-scenes and characters with backstories. The HO scenes had an interesting variety, and in keeping with the Christmas theme, were marked by sparkling ornaments instead of regular stars. The puzzles and games weren’t novel, yet they were enjoyable. Each location had a plethora of tasks to accomplish. This game was fast-paced and I found the gameplay addictive. Inclusive of the bonus adventure, it was a lengthy and wonderful game. The quality assurance was excellent; no glitches to report. I loved this game and it made me take an interest in Christmas once again!
Merry Christmas everyone! Remember that Domini should release a Christmas game on December 19th. Happy gaming!

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your kind words! :)

taxnat9716 ,

Wow!! Worth It!

These games have been getting so short, I completed one from Elephant Games in 90 minutes so I decided to time this one. The main game took me 3 hours and 12 minutes. That doesn’t even include the bonus chapter which I have not played yet. The game was a little too simplistic for my taste, definitely felt like I was playing a game meant for kids, but they are so hard to come by these days I’m grateful for a new game even if it’s not perfectly my style. Love the Xmas theme, collectibles, graphics, and the length of the game.

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your kind words! :)

dval4200 ,

Merry Christmas to me

This was a fantastic game. The graphics were superb. Gameplay was smooth and had a great backstory with the characters. Thank you. I love to wish all gamers happy holidays and save new year.

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your kind words! :)


Artifex Mundi S.A.
1.1 GB

Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.


English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Russian, Simplified Chinese

Age Rating
Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
In-App Purchases
  1. Yuletide Legends Unlock $6.99
  2. AM Club Subscription $4.99
  3. Yuletide Legends (AM Club) $4.99


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