The Mystery of the Druids (Windows)

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Description

Brent Halligan, a Scotland Yard Detective, is on the trail of a murderer whose victims suffered heinous acts of dismemberment. Similar murders took place years earlier, but the wrong man was sent to prison only to be killed before his innocence could be proven. When similar murders begin to happen again, Halligan is determined to solve the case once and for all.

Searching for clues, the mystery of the Skeleton Murders evolves bit by bit. Halligan has many puzzles to solve in this 3rd person mystery adventure game.

Screenshots

The Mystery of the Druids Windows Another lovely building. This shot shows the way the directional cursor looks.
The Mystery of the Druids Windows Your cursor changes to a magnifying glass to look closer, like to examine the bookshelves here.
The Mystery of the Druids Windows Brent Halligan, the main character, standing in the middle the Scotland Yard building.
The Mystery of the Druids Windows Double-click to run and Halligan's coat flies behind him.

Alternate Titles

  • "The Mystery of the Druids (Special Edition)" -- DVD release title
  • "Das Geheimnis der Druiden" -- German title

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User Reviews

An enjoyable adventure game without action or arcade - the non-typical plot makes this one different. Jeanne (75491) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars

Critic Reviews

Adventurearchiv Mar 27, 2001 89 out of 100 89
Quandary Sep, 2001 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Adventure Europe Apr 21, 2005 69 out of 100 69
PC Player (Germany) Mar, 2001 69 out of 100 69
Gameplay (Benelux) Nov, 2001 60 out of 100 60
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Nov 08, 2001 57 out of 100 57
Adventure-Treff Dec 17, 2001 54 out of 100 54
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Nov 12, 2001 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
GameSpot Nov 05, 2001 4.6 out of 10 46
Adventure Gamers Apr 24, 2004 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Jeanne (75491) added The Mystery of the Druids (Windows) on Sep 27, 2001