Noir: A Shadowy Thriller (Windows 3.x)

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Description

Set in the 1940's L.A., you are a classic P.I. and your detective buddy Jack Slayton has gone missing. You take it upon yourself to find him and to do so you'll have to look on the 6 cases Jack was working before he disappeared.

The interface consists of a myst-like environment where you click on pictures to use items, talk, move, etc. only this time (and to keep with the mood of the game) the images are high-quality black and white actual pictures (not rendered).

Gameplay consists mainly of interacting with people and gathering clues.

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Noir: A Shadowy Thriller Windows 3.x Desk side view
Noir: A Shadowy Thriller Windows 3.x Statuette
Noir: A Shadowy Thriller Windows 3.x Drawer close-up
Noir: A Shadowy Thriller Windows 3.x Street

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User Reviews

Not good at all! Jeanne (75491) 0.5 Stars0.5 Stars0.5 Stars0.5 Stars0.5 Stars

Critic Reviews

Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks Nov, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Electric Playground Jan 23, 1996 8 out of 10 80
Puntaeclicca.it Jul, 1997 7 out of 10 70
Adventure Gamers Apr 24, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Quandary Aug, 2002 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Mar, 1997 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
GameSpot UK Dec 17, 1996 4.9 out of 10 49
Just Adventure Jun, 2002 C- 42
PC Player (Germany) Jan, 1997 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Power Play Jan, 1997 30 out of 100 30

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Zovni (9329) added Noir: A Shadowy Thriller (Windows 3.x) on Jul 14, 2001