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Virtual Villagers

What is Virtual Villagers?

Virtual Villagers is a social casual video game by Oberon and distributed by Iplay. Virtual Villagers is a series of village simulator video games created and developed by Last Day of Work, an independent video game developer and publisher. The games are based on puzzles and strategy and have an underlying motive throughout with a mix of ethnic and cultural backgrounds surrounding a mythical island called Isola. There are four portions to the island, in which the game is set, being the cardinal points of the compass.

About  (from Oberon Media)

Continue the story of the mysterious island of Isola, and the tribe of lost refugees. The island's chief is worried that life is slowly diminishing on the island and has selected a tribe of explorers to find the source of Isola's troubles. They discover, and inevitably populate, the hidden eastern shore of the island. ...  Read more


A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named virtualvillagers.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 18.8 MB (19,713,387 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.iplay.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Oberon Media\Virtual Villagers
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Oberon Media\Virtual Villagers\Uninstall.exe" "C:\Program Files\Oberon Media\Virtual Villagers\install.log"
Estimated size: 18.8 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Virtual Villagers

Program executable:virtualvillagers.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\oberon media\virtual villagers\virtualvillagers.exe
Additional files:
  • TimeProtect.dll - Oberon Media Time Protection Dll
  • Launch.exe - Oberon Media Game Launcher (Game Launcher)
  • GameShell.dll - Game Launcher
  • GDFShell.dll - GDFShell installs games to Vista Games Explorer
  • fmod.dll (by Firelight Technologies Pty, Ltd) - FMOD
  • HookIsolate.dll
  • Uninstall.exe
  • Virtual Villagers.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{44BAB794-8FA7-431B-A6EA-7D92D4C3D556}' (runs on registration).
  • Launch.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5E1D5703-4AD3-4C43-A653-D85FECE6E124}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Virtual Villagers?

Quickly and completely remove Virtual Villagers from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Virtual Villagers from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Virtual Villagers, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Virtual Villagers.

Win Vista (SP2) 64%
Win Vista (SP1) 4%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 72.00%
Windows 7 16.00%
Windows XP 12.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 56.52%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.04%
Windows Vista Home Basic 13.04%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.70%
Windows Vista Ultimate 8.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.03%
  Australia 24.14%
  New Zealand 17.24%
  Germany 3.45%
  France 3.45%
  United Kingdom 3.45%
  Hong Kong 3.45%
  India 3.45%
  Netherlands 3.45%
  Singapore 3.45%
  Taiwan 3.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 76.00%
Dell 12.00%
Medion 8.00%
Acer 4.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6500 Notebo... 34.78%
HP Pavilion dv9500 Notebo... 8.70%
Dell Inspiron 537 4.35%
Dell Inspiron 1750 4.35%
Compaq-Presario GF951AA-A... 4.35%
Compaq Presario 061 EY928... 4.35%

About (from Oberon Media, Inc.)

Since 2003, we’ve successfully delivered personalized gaming experiences that engage, excite, and entertain millions of dedicated game players worldwide.
Publisher URL: www.oberon-media.com


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