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Suspect

MobyRank MobyScore
Atari 8-bit
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Amstrad CPC
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Description

You are a suspected murderer and time is running out because the police are ready to throw the books at you. If you ever want to return to your normal life of being a reporter you better prove your innocence. However, the real murderer probably watching your every move -- so be careful.

Screenshots

Suspect Apple II Dogs AND cops?  This just isn't my day.
Suspect Macintosh Long hall south
Suspect Atari 8-bit Introduction
Suspect Apple II Not too bad, as far as losing endings go.

Alternate Titles

  • "Suspect: An Interactive Mystery" -- Tag-lined title

User Reviews

Infocom puts you on the wrong side of a mystery DOS Ingold (125)

The Press Says

Big K Macintosh Mar, 1985 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 100
Zzap! Commodore 64 Jan, 1986 89 out of 100 89
SPAG DOS Mar 02, 1995 6.2 out of 10 62

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Trivia

References

One of the suspects owns a horse called "Lurking Grue". This is a reference of the grue monsters in the Zork series.

Related Web Sites

  • Infocom homepage (At this site you can find information on ALL of Infocom's interactive games, Infocom related articles, sample transcripts, InvisiClue hints, walkthroughs, maps and information on buying Infocom games today.)
  • The Commodore Zone (All about the game, with introduction, images, related links and comments area.)
  • The Infocom Gallery (High-quality scans of the grey box package and manual of Suspect.)
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