User review spotlight: Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar (DOS)

The Clue!

The Clue! Screenshots

Amiga version

The Clue! Amiga Title

Title

The Clue! Amiga Intro sequence

Intro sequence


The Clue! Screenshots

Amiga CD32 version

The Clue! Amiga CD32 Title screen.

Title screen.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 I arrive at Victoria station in the morning.

I arrive at Victoria station in the morning.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 The street in front of my hotel.

The street in front of my hotel.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 Maybe I'll be able to sell some loot here later.

Maybe I'll be able to sell some loot here later.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 The barkeeper is advertising beer from Austria.

The barkeeper is advertising beer from Austria.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 A padded Pterosaur?

A padded Pterosaur?

The Clue! Amiga CD32 I'm getting free taxi rides for the entire year!

I'm getting free taxi rides for the entire year!

The Clue! Amiga CD32 Checking out another street corner.

Checking out another street corner.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 She seems to deal with fine art only.

She seems to deal with fine art only.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 Browsing tools for my next heist.

Browsing tools for my next heist.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 At the police station.

At the police station.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 Too many police officers in this bar for my taste.

Too many police officers in this bar for my taste.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 At the used car lot.

At the used car lot.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 Talking to the owner.

Talking to the owner.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 This is where I can bring my cars for repairs.

This is where I can bring my cars for repairs.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 Looking at a Jeep.

Looking at a Jeep.

The Clue! Amiga CD32 This Opel Olympia is a bit too expensive for my budget right now.

This Opel Olympia is a bit too expensive for my budget right now.


The Clue! Screenshots

DOS version

The Clue! DOS Title

Title

The Clue! DOS The German title

The German title

The Clue! DOS Intro sequence

Intro sequence

The Clue! DOS Menu

Menu

The Clue! DOS London, Victoria Station

London, Victoria Station

The Clue! DOS Search valuable targets...

Search valuable targets...

The Clue! DOS Investigate the building...

Investigate the building...

The Clue! DOS Buy the necessary tools...

Buy the necessary tools...

The Clue! DOS Due to the fact that Matt Stuvysant is the 1.000.000 passenger, he can ride all taxis for free! (a rather hollow explanation for free transportation ;))

Due to the fact that Matt Stuvysant is the 1.000.000 passenger, he can ride all taxis for free! (a rather hollow explanation for free transportation ;))

The Clue! DOS Plan your robbery...

Plan your robbery...

The Clue! DOS Holland street, the base of operations

Holland street, the base of operations

The Clue! DOS This is Matt's hotel room, where he plans all his mischief and mayhem

This is Matt's hotel room, where he plans all his mischief and mayhem

The Clue! DOS The credits are an presented ingame as an urgent telegram ;)

The credits are an presented ingame as an urgent telegram ;)

The Clue! DOS Watling street, another important place

Watling street, another important place

The Clue! DOS The rather "uptown" club of Walrus & the yellow shades

The rather "uptown" club of Walrus & the yellow shades

The Clue! DOS One of Matt's fences

One of Matt's fences

The Clue! DOS Another fence, they all have different areas "expertise"

Another fence, they all have different areas "expertise"

The Clue! DOS This fence handles the more "exquisite" loot

This fence handles the more "exquisite" loot

The Clue! DOS Fat Man's Pub, the local rumor mill

Fat Man's Pub, the local rumor mill

The Clue! DOS This is Matt Stuvysant first target, ... "impressive"...

This is Matt Stuvysant first target, ... "impressive"...

The Clue! DOS Preparing a "visit"

Preparing a "visit"

The Clue! DOS Leaving the crime scene

Leaving the crime scene

The Clue! DOS A car dealership, it is always good to know where to get a car without to many questions asked ...

A car dealership, it is always good to know where to get a car without to many questions asked ...

The Clue! DOS The car dealer. The picture in the background looks familiar

The car dealer. The picture in the background looks familiar

The Clue! DOS A lot of rigging can be done with the cars in the game

A lot of rigging can be done with the cars in the game

The Clue! DOS Surveilling a grocery store

Surveilling a grocery store

The Clue! DOS The police precinct, no place were Matt should hang to long

The police precinct, no place were Matt should hang to long

The Clue! DOS One especially daring heist, is the robbery of Karl Marx remains for the Soviet Union!

One especially daring heist, is the robbery of Karl Marx remains for the Soviet Union!

The Clue! DOS An "old curiosity shop". Very good loot, but hard to sell

An "old curiosity shop". Very good loot, but hard to sell

The Clue! DOS As Matt's career progresses, the targets get more promising ...

As Matt's career progresses, the targets get more promising ...

The Clue! DOS ... and difficult

... and difficult

The Clue! DOS A retirement home. What could go wrong in there ...?

A retirement home. What could go wrong in there ...?

The Clue! DOS Kung Fu pops! (No kidding, says so in the game!)...

Kung Fu pops! (No kidding, says so in the game!)...

The Clue! DOS ...better scram

...better scram

The Clue! DOS Soon famous targets will emerge on Matt's hitlist

Soon famous targets will emerge on Matt's hitlist

The Clue! DOS The game over screen

The game over screen

The Clue! DOS In this game, "game over" doesn't mean the player is killed or mutilated, here Matt Stuvysant's demise leads to a life in a convent!

In this game, "game over" doesn't mean the player is killed or mutilated, here Matt Stuvysant's demise leads to a life in a convent!

The Clue! DOS A good nights sleep after a hard "nights" work

A good nights sleep after a hard "nights" work