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The Forgotten: It Begins (Windows)

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Description

The Forgotten is set in New Orleans, were you must find your friend, Richard Haliburton, who has mysteriously disappeared. He's been exploring a sect of black arts practitioners called Collectors.... are they somehow involved??

Screenshots

The Forgotten: It Begins Windows Under the back pack are handy things such as a letter that progresses the plot, a gun, a watch, and a red globe - that must be loaded first.
The Forgotten: It Begins Windows .. but the hotel is locked
The Forgotten: It Begins Windows Its a puzzle! So the game really really starts here.
The Forgotten: It Begins Windows The game start menu. The three cards at the bottom open up, from left to right, the instructions, the game, and the history.

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User Reviews

The original concept was good. Too bad they didn't follow through. Jeanne (75612) 1.83 Stars1.83 Stars1.83 Stars1.83 Stars1.83 Stars

The Press Says

Quandary Nov, 1999 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
PC Player (Germany) Jun, 2000 44 out of 100 44
Electric Games 2000 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Adventure Gamers May 19, 2002 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
FileFactory Games / Gameworld Network Sep 21, 2002 31 out of 100 31
Computer Games Magazine Mar 16, 2000 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30
Adventure Classic Gaming Jul 31, 2000 1 out of 5 20

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Trivia

Development Plans

The documentation that comes on the game CD states that this game was planned to be developed and released in seven modules, of which this is the first. Modules one and two were intended to be single CD releases with the later modules being released on DVD. The seven modules were tentatively titled:
  • 1: It Begins
  • 2: The Collection
  • 3: Anasazi
  • 4: The Hotel
  • 5: Thibedeaux's Curse
  • 6: The Collectors
  • 7: End Game

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curacao (246) added The Forgotten: It Begins (Windows) on May 04, 2001
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