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Ripper

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Description

Ripper is an interactive FMV adventure that is played out in the New York of 2040. Brutal killings reminiscent of Jack the Ripper soon get personal and you, crime reporter Jack Quinlan, must solve the mystery.

The game plays much like other Take 2 Interactive works, such as Black Dahlia. Solve puzzles and react quickly in combat settings to survive. There are 4 possible endings, and 3 hours of video footage.

Screenshots

Ripper DOS Girl in Web Runner's House
Ripper DOS Walken's reaction to the script
Ripper DOS Splicing dialogue samples on your pda
Ripper DOS Ossie Davis and Scott Cohen (Actors)

Alternate Titles

  • "凶兆" -- Chinese spelling (traditional)
  • "L'Eventreur" -- French title

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User Reviews

Flawed, but memorable. DOS Chris Woodard (4)

The Press Says

Coming Soon Magazine DOS Jun 14, 1996 92 out of 100 92
Just Adventure DOS 1999 A- 91
Mac Ledge Macintosh Nov 13, 1996 8.1 out of 10 81
Adventure Gamers DOS May 20, 2002 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Power Play DOS Apr, 1996 72 out of 100 72
PC Games (Germany) DOS Jun, 1996 70 out of 100 70
PC Games (Germany) DOS Apr, 1996 70 out of 100 70
PC Player (Germany) DOS Apr, 1996 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Adventure Corner DOS Apr 08, 2008 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Entertainment Weekly DOS Apr 05, 1996 C+ 58

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Trivia

If at the command prompt you accidently type RIPER (one P) instead of RIPPER (two P's), instead of going into the game you are greeted with a movie of a rotting apple!

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