Missing

Critic Score User Score
Macintosh
...
4.3
Windows
73
3.8
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Description

Jack Lorski, a journalist, and his girlfriend Karen Gijman have gone missing while investigating a serial killer. The only clue to their whereabouts is a CD-ROM made by somebody calling themselves the PHOENIX. Can you de-code the CD and find Jack and Karen before it's too late?

The game is a series of challenging puzzle games that must be completed to progress through the clues and reveal the rest of the story. Some of the games stand alone, some require internet access to research the solutions, and a few of the puzzles require e-mail help from other game characters.

Screenshots

Missing Windows Jack and Karen find a new victim.
Missing Windows A clue left at the scene of the crime.
Missing Windows Use high tech tools to analyze an old film.
Missing Windows Assemble the film in sequence

Alternate Titles

  • "谜踪" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Missing: Since January" -- Alternate title
  • "In Memoriam" -- European title

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User Reviews

The Great Work Windows Terrence Bosky (5231)
Yawn. Let them go missing. I'll play something else. Windows null-geodesic (234)

Critic Reviews

GameZone Windows Jul 04, 2004 9 out of 10 90
JeuxVideoPC.com Windows Jan 03, 2004 17 out of 20 85
PC Zone Benelux Windows Dec, 2003 85 out of 100 85
Just Games Retro Windows Aug 25, 2012 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adventure Lantern Windows Dec, 2006 75 out of 100 75
ActionTrip Windows Jul 22, 2004 72 out of 100 72
Diehard GameFan Windows Jul 29, 2004 7 out of 10 70
Gamesmania.de Windows Dec 08, 2003 70 out of 100 70
Adventurearchiv Windows Nov 01, 2003 66 out of 100 66
Game Shark Windows Aug 05, 2004 D+ 33

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Awards

  • Computer Gaming World
    • March 2005 (Issue #249) – Adventure Game of the Year

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