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Psychic Detective (PlayStation)

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100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
2.2
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5 point score based on user ratings.

Description

Eric Fox is a psychic who lives in San Francisco and earns his living performing magic shows in seedy nightclubs. This changes when Eric meets Laina, a mysterious woman who trains him to venture inside other people's minds. Laina then hires Eric as a private detective to travel into the minds of the people who attend a wake held in honor of her father, which has died under unclear circumstances.

Psychic Detective is an interactive movie with adventure elements. The player can choose people whose minds Eric is able to read, and also interact with objects for further insight into the storyline. Many of these decisions and interaction choices branch the storyline, leading it to different endings; one of these endings is reached if the player chooses not to interact at all and let the movie unfold by itself.

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The Press Says

Player One Apr, 1996 70 out of 100 70
NowGamer Nov 30, 1995 6.1 out of 10 61
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Dec 28, 2005 6 out of 10 60
Playmag Apr, 1996 59 out of 100 59

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Trivia

A few of the actors in Psychic Detective are no strangers to the video game world. Jarion Monroe, who played "Lexi Golitsyn" (a.k.a. "Max Mirage") in the game, has done voice work for several games, including Silent Hill, American McGee's Alice, and most recently, Star Wars Episode I: Battle for Naboo. Zachary Barton, known as "Monica Pozok" in the game, played "Commander Jenn" in Star Wars: Rebel Assault II and provided voice work for Full Throttle. Finally, Marcia Pizzo ("Sylvia Bourget") went on to star alongside esteemed actor Malcolm McDowell in Mummy: Tomb of the Pharaoh.

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Adam Baratz (1352) added Psychic Detective (PlayStation) on Apr 16, 2001
Other platforms contributed by Terok Nor (18355) and curacao (246)