Noir: A Shadowy Thriller (Windows 3.x)

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Description

Set in the 1940's L.A., you are a classic P.I. and your detective buddy Jack Slayton has gone missing. You take it upon yourself to find him and to do so you'll have to look on the 6 cases Jack was working before he disappeared.

The interface consists of a myst-like environment where you click on pictures to use items, talk, move, etc. only this time (and to keep with the mood of the game) the images are high-quality black and white actual pictures (not rendered).

Gameplay consists mainly of interacting with people and gathering clues.

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Noir: A Shadowy Thriller Windows 3.x Jack's wall map - one of a few ways to travel
Noir: A Shadowy Thriller Windows 3.x Desk drawer
Noir: A Shadowy Thriller Windows 3.x View from the desk
Noir: A Shadowy Thriller Windows 3.x Toilet

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User Reviews

Not good at all! Jeanne (75502) 0.5 Stars0.5 Stars0.5 Stars0.5 Stars0.5 Stars

Critic Reviews

Electric Playground Jan 23, 1996 8 out of 10 80
Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks Nov, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Gameplay (Benelux) May, 1997 79 out of 100 79
Adventure Gamers Apr 24, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Mar, 1997 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Quandary Aug, 2002 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
GameSpot UK Dec 17, 1996 4.9 out of 10 49
Just Adventure Jun, 2002 C- 42
Computer Games Magazine 1996 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
PC Player (Germany) Jan, 1997 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Zovni (9330) added Noir: A Shadowy Thriller (Windows 3.x) on Jul 14, 2001