Missing (Windows)

Mature
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Narrative
73
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.8
User Score
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Description

Jack Lorski, a journalist, and his girlfriend Karen Gijman have gone missing while investigating a serial killer. The only clue to their whereabouts is a CD-ROM made by somebody calling themselves the PHOENIX. Can you de-code the CD and find Jack and Karen before it's too late?

The game is a series of challenging puzzle games that must be completed to progress through the clues and reveal the rest of the story. Some of the games stand alone, some require internet access to research the solutions, and a few of the puzzles require e-mail help from other game characters.

Screenshots

Missing Windows A clue left at the scene of the crime.
Missing Windows Assemble the film in sequence
Missing Windows Tier menu. Each orb represents a puzzle.
Missing Windows One of the many websites that comprise this game.

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Alternate Titles

  • "谜踪" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Missing: Since January" -- Alternate title
  • "In Memoriam" -- European title

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User Reviews

The Great Work Terrence Bosky (5472) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Yawn. Let them go missing. I'll play something else. null-geodesic (243) 1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars

Critic Reviews

GameZone Jul 04, 2004 9 out of 10 90
Jeuxvideo.com Oct 16, 2003 17 out of 20 85
PC Zone Benelux Dec, 2003 85 out of 100 85
Gameinatrix Aug 02, 2004 B+ 83
Adventure Corner Nov 03, 2003 81 out of 100 81
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Oct, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Aug 26, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Aventura y Cía Feb 10, 2004 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Diehard GameFan Jul 29, 2004 7 out of 10 70
Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks Nov, 2003 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Awards

  • Computer Gaming World
    • March 2005 (Issue #249) – Adventure Game of the Year

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Paul Sinnett (506) added Missing (Windows) on Jan 25, 2004
Other platforms contributed by Xoleras (66891)