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The Cameron Files: Secret at Loch Ness (Windows)

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Set in 1932, you play private investigator Alan P. Cameron, who leaves his home town of Chicago to solve a haunting mystery above the waters of Loch Ness. Devil's Ridge Manor is haunted by an increasing number of ghosts, and at the request of its owner, Allister Mac Farley, it is up to you to find out what really is going on.

Combining an investigation and murder mystery scenario (aka the Tex Murphy series) with a presentation similar in ways to the Myst games, The Cameron Files also includes an original musical score and uses motion capture technology to create further realism in the computer generated characters.


The Cameron Files: Secret at Loch Ness Windows Look at his notebook when you get stuck.
The Cameron Files: Secret at Loch Ness Windows You play Cameron, definitely of Scottish descent.
The Cameron Files: Secret at Loch Ness Windows Loading a game from one of the 8 available slots.
The Cameron Files: Secret at Loch Ness Windows The Manor from a slight distance away

Alternate Titles

  • "Лох-Несс" -- Russian spelling
  • "Loch Ness" -- UK Title

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User Reviews

Such great graphics in an adventure game that focuses on the mystery of Loch Ness *Katakis* (37493) 4.17 Stars4.17 Stars4.17 Stars4.17 Stars4.17 Stars
No competition for Tex here! Jeanne (75635) 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars
A Good Game, but Doesn't Live Up to its Potential Christopher Petro (2) unrated

The Press Says

Adventure Lantern Apr, 2006 80 out of 100 80
Adventurearchiv Dec 04, 2001 79 out of 100 79
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Mar 04, 2002 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
ActionTrip Dec 27, 2001 59 out of 100 59
Mystery Manor Feb 17, 2004 5 out of 10 50 Nov 30, 2001 43 out of 100 43
Absolute Games ( Dec 16, 2001 40 out of 100 40
Aventura y Cía Jan 28, 2004 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
PC Zone Benelux Feb, 2002 31 out of 100 31
Adventure Classic Gaming Jul 07, 2013 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 20


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Related Web Sites

  • Dreamcatcher's Web Site (Dreamcatcher calls this game "The Cameron Files: Secret at Loch Ness")
  • Hints for Cameron Files/Loch Ness (Written in question and answer format, these hints give you gentle nudges before providing the final solution.)
  • Walkthrough (Tally Ho's Walkthrough for Loch Ness)
  • Zarf's Non-Review (A review of Secret of Loch Ness by Andrew Plotkin, which due to its tirade-like nature is deemed a non-review by its author (August, 2002).)
Jeanne (75635) added The Cameron Files: Secret at Loch Ness (Windows) on Dec 18, 2001