Murder Club Screenshots

User Screenshots

DOS version

Game Title
Main Menu
Prosecutor: You have to go through him to get a warrant
Crime Lab: Analyze evidence here
Library: Read up on old cases
Interrogation room
Game Map
Hungry Fisherman: Where Bill Robbins was last seen alive
Bill Robbins' house
Arlington College: Where Bill Robbins' body was found
Questioning the security guard who found Bill's body
Questioning suspect
Save screen
Your progress chart

FM Towns version

Title screen
Oh, okay. Good to know
USA all the way!
Police car and the crime scene
Starting area
Overworld map
Reviewing old cases
Examining evidence
Prosecuting people
Interrogation room
Though this version is on CD, only the intro and ending music is redbook CD audio, in-game music is either internal FM or MIDI
Click on "Bilingual" to switch from Japanese to English
Talking with Kate about her deceased brother, notice the typo "beleive"
Doctor Simon Randle, as you can see there are a few spelling and grammar errors in the English translation
Sarah Shields (or Sala Shields as she's called in this version) has a very minor role here, she has much bigger roles in the next two games: Manhattan Requiem and Kiss of Murder
Get a search warrant for a specific location, then you can search the place and maybe find important evidence
Bring the evidence to the police station for identification
Investigation progress screen, though the game is set to English, the "Message from Jad Gregory" part is still in Japanese
Analysis screen, you have pictures of everyone you met (on the bottom) and you can pin them on the board to better understand who's who
Go to the prosecutor to get an arrest warrant
Then you can interrogate the suspect, like here I'm interrogating the victim's wife Janet Robbins
At the graveyard
Case is closed

NES version

Title Screen

PC-98 version

Title screen
Text intro
Bloody intro...
Starting point
Outside of Robins & Co.
Interrogation. Personal stuff
Gimme a mug o' beer!
Nice house!
What to do, what to do...
Don't bully ladies, you, big PI you :)
Somebody has too much money...
Chatting with a guard
Nice saving menu
Here you can analyze evidence
Here you can view data
Gather evidence and present it to this guy!
Poor, rich, weak, or powerful - I'll interrogate everyone and get to the truth!
The more you play, the more topics and options you get
Casual conversation?
Hotel Grand
Searching a room
Even priests must be interrogated!
Parking lot

Sharp X1 version

Title screen
Intro, the dead guy is Bill Robbins whose murder you will have to solve
Start of the game
Hey, nice cars! That's a red Porsche and a blue Mercedes
She might seem like a sweet old lady... WRONG! She has murder written all over her, I just know it!
Why so gloomy Mr. Public Prosecutor?

Sharp X68000 version

Title screen
Patriotic intro
The eye of the PI
Dial 911? Sure, right away...
Starting area
Collect evidence here
Look for older cases
Come on, I want you to arrest somebody! Come on!! Please, please, please...
Bring people here and beat them up. Nah, just kidding. Interrogate them, is all
You need to take a break
After having smoked too much joint, you draw these little characters. You feel happy and connected to the world soul
You review your evidence. Despite the billingual feature, you are shocked to discover some of it is still in Japanese
Enough of this, dude. I have a case to solve!
Navigating the map
This is how locations are displayed
Standard main dialogue options
Here Robbins was last seen alive
Personal topics
You'll have to bring up terrible events of the past...
Outside of the bank
Hey... how about... errr... hehe... oh wait. This isn't a hentai game!
The lists grow larger as the game advances
Outside of the hotel
Options during conversation
Oh yeah? Do you know Leonardo Susi?
What kind of a hobby is that?..
He looks like a nice guy
College entrance
Talking to the guard
Inspecting the crime scene
Visiting relatives
Is she hiding something?
Damn... I had to bring my search warrant
People live in nice houses
Hey, give me some slack... I have to submit screenshots for this game afterwards

TurboGrafx CD version

The Case of the Businessman's Murder
J.B. Harold's first case
Beautiful sunset
Liberty City by night
Nice car!
Film noir atmosphere
No holds barred
Title screen
Bill Robbins has been stabbed to death
The game is afoot... in Japanese
The game is afoot... and bilingual!
Cop room
Identification room
Record room
Prosecution room
Interrogation room
System menu with cool jazz music
Relationship analysis screen
Investigation progress
The map of Liberty City
Robbins was found dead at his office
You are welcomed by an employee...
... and introduced to the company's president
He doesn't look like a forthcoming fellow