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Midnight Nowhere (Windows)

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In Midnight Nowhere, you play a man suffering from amnesia who wakes up in the morgue. Half-naked, dead bodies and blood are everywhere. Something is very wrong, but he hasn't a clue what happened, where he is or even who he is. The city of Black Lake, Russia, is in a state of panic because no one has any idea who or what is behind the horrific slaughters - now numbering in the hundreds. Is it a serial killer? ... or is it something even more evil?

You play this point-and-click, mouse-driven game in 3rd-person perspective. Features include animated characters, a mix of 2D and 3D graphical backgrounds and a mood-enhancing soundtrack. To advance the story, find and use inventory objects, read different types of documents, solve various types of puzzles, and talk to numerous characters.

Falling solidly under the Horror category, the subject matter is not for the faint of heart. The strong language and adult sexual themes are in keeping with today's "R-rated" films.


Midnight Nowhere Windows The other side of the lounge. Most rooms have at least 2 screens.
Midnight Nowhere Windows Publisher's Logo
Midnight Nowhere Windows Right click to access your inventory.
Midnight Nowhere Windows Another amusing piece of wall art.

Alternate Titles

  • "午夜夺命" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Чёрный Оазис" -- Russian spelling
  • "Chornyj Oasis" -- Russian title
  • "Black Oasis" -- Working title

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User Reviews

A bit sick .. Unconventional story, clunky interface Jeanne (75469) 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars

Critic Reviews

PGNx Media Nov 06, 2003 7.9 out of 10 79
IGN Mar 16, 2004 7.8 out of 10 78
GamersHell.com Nov 26, 2003 7.6 out of 10 76
Adventure Corner Feb 16, 2004 67 out of 100 67
GameSpot Apr 01, 2004 6.3 out of 10 63
GameSpy Apr 14, 2004 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Thunderbolt Games Apr 19, 2004 3 out of 10 30
Gamers Europe Apr 19, 2004 3 out of 10 30
GameBoomers 2004 D- 16
FileFactory Games / Gameworld Network Jan 07, 2004 3 out of 100 3


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The working title of Midnight Nowhere, Black Oasis, never really left the final version of the game. The title in the Readme file is shown as OASIS and that word is also contained in the name of the play disc (CD 2) while it sits in your drive.

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Jeanne (75469) added Midnight Nowhere (Windows) on Apr 16, 2004