Nostradamus: The Last Prophecy

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Description

Nostradamus: The Last Prophecy is a 1st-person point-and-click historical mystery that takes place in 16th century France. After falling victim to a terrible curse that is causing someone close to her to die each day, Catherine de Medici turns to her astrologer, Nostradamus, for assistance. As Nostradamus is too old and weak to assist Catherine de Medici, he sends his daughter, Madeline, in his place. Unfortunately, women can not be astrologers so Madeline must disguise herself as her brother, Cesar, in order to assist the queen. This allows the user to play as both Madeline and Cesar.

Puzzles are almost entirely inventory based. Players create the disguise, create astrological charts and search for clues that will reveal the cause of the curse. Conversations generally further the plot or provide subtle hints.

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Nostradamus: The Last Prophecy Windows Crime scene
Nostradamus: The Last Prophecy Windows Chapel
Nostradamus: The Last Prophecy Windows Another planetary puzzle
Nostradamus: The Last Prophecy Windows Madeleine sleeping.

Alternate Titles

  • "Нострадамус: Последнее предсказание" -- Russian spelling
  • "Nostradamus: Ostatnia Przepowiednia" -- Polish title
  • "Nostradamus: La Última Profecía" -- Spanish title
  • "Nostradamus: La Dernière Prophetie" -- French title
  • "Nostradamus: Die letzte Prophezeiung" -- German title

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User Reviews

A typical Kheops game for history and astrology buffs Windows Jeanne (75500)

Critic Reviews

Adventurearchiv Windows Nov 30, 2007 85 out of 100 85
Adventure Europe Windows Nov 18, 2007 84 out of 100 84
Game Vortex Windows Nov, 2008 75 out of 100 75
IGN Windows Oct 20, 2008 7.4 out of 10 74
GameStar (Germany) Windows Nov 28, 2007 71 out of 100 71
Game Watcher Windows Oct 07, 2008 6.8 out of 10 68
Gamekult Windows Nov 07, 2007 6 out of 10 60
JeuxVideoPC.com Windows Oct 23, 2007 12 out of 20 60
Avid Gamer Windows Aug 23, 2008 6 out of 10 60
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Windows Aug 25, 2008 48 out of 100 48

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