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Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis (Windows)

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Based on a series of books by French author Maurice Leblanc, this is the 4th mystery adventure game in Frogwares' Sherlock Holmes series.

Arsène Lupin is a French thief who arrives in London with one purpose - to steal 5 precious objects in the same amount of days from 5 distinguished locations, and get away clean. Will Lupin succeed in foiling Sherlock Holmes and Scotland Yard?

Help Sherlock discover when, where and how Lupin will strike by deciphering riddles and puzzles, talking with over 40 of London's citizens and finding important documents and objects. Dig for clues at many of London's famous sites - the British Museum, Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London and others. Review all of the material gathered in a journal as Sherlock races against the clock to catch Lupin. Play as both Sherlock and Dr. Watson intermittently during the game. It is played completely by mouse using a point-and-click interface.


Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis Windows Book shop
Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis Windows Baker Street
Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis Windows Holmes and Watson
Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis Windows National Gallery of Painting

Alternate Titles

  • "Шерлок Холмс против Арсена Люпена" -- Russian spelling
  • "Sherlock Holmes y el Rey de los Ladrones" -- Spanish title
  • "Sherlock Holmes vs the King of Thieves" -- Working title
  • "Sherlock Holmes versus Arsène Lupin" -- UK title
  • "Sherlock Holmes kontra Arséne Lupin" -- Polish title
  • "Sherlock Holmes jagt Arsène Lupin" -- German title
  • "Sherlock Holmes Contre Arsène Lupin" -- French title

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User Reviews

Fairly tedious; not really up to the previous title (The Awakened) thud (88) 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars

The Press Says

GameBoomers Jan, 2008 A 100
Game Chronicles Jun, 2008 9 out of 10 90 Nov 07, 2007 80 out of 100 80
Adventure Gamers Jun 09, 2008 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameZone May 15, 2008 7.3 out of 10 73
GamingHeaven / DriverHeaven Jun 05, 2008 72 out of 100 72
IGN May 23, 2008 7 out of 10 70
gameZine (UK) May 28, 2008 7 out of 10 70 (UK) Sep 30, 2008 7 out of 10 70 Dec 03, 2007 6 out of 10 60


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Jeanne (75541) added Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis (Windows) on Nov 27, 2007