Alabama Smith in the Quest of Fate is a hidden-object game that was first released in 2009. It is one of the games in the Alabama Smith series. Alabama Smith is an archaeologist who gets to visit different scenes in the past in order to solve different kinds of mysteries. This is possible through the use of a magical amulet. Items that need to be found are located at the bottom part of the main window. Tasks that players must complete are located at the bottom right. In this game, Alabama and his girlfriend are on a mission to find the Crystals of Fortune.
Aside from the hidden object aspect of the game, players also get the chance to solve different kinds of puzzles. Players must also find items that will be added to their inventory. These items will be useful throughout the game. Whenever players are stuck looking for an item in the game, players can use the hint feature. There is no limit to the amount of hints that the player can use, but players need to wait for the hint to recharge before using it again. The game also features several endings, so players can replay the game and get a totally different result.