Mystery PI – Los Angeles is a puzzle game program gears toward finding hidden objects. It was developed by SpinTop Games and published by WildTangent, Inc. It is one of the games included in the Mystery PI game series. In this installment, the player still takes the role of a private investigator. The storyline involves the stolen blockbuster movie and as a world renowned PI, the player is tasked to find the movie within 17 hours. If the player is successful, he will be rewarded $15 million dollars.
The game features more than 2100 objects hidden in different locations in Los Angeles (i.e. Rodeo Drive, Malibu Beach and movie sets). The game features three game modes. The first one is the main game mode where the player has to find the missing movie within 17 hours. In this game mode, the player has to find various objects hidden in different locations then solve different types of puzzles after each level. Aside from hidden objects, the player also has to find a certain number of keys and reels. If successful, the two other game modes can be unlocked. The other two game modes are the Matching Puzzle game and Unlimited Seek & Find game. There are also 25 badges hidden in LA locations. If the player successfully finds all of these, he will be rewarded a million bonus points.