Missing (Windows)

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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 Venice by night.
Missing Windows Assemble the film in sequence
Missing Windows Lots of creepy visuals.
Missing Windows The Phoenix has been watching Jack and Karen for some time.

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 (5225) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Yawn. Let them go missing. I'll play something else. null-geodesic (234) 1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars1.14 Stars

Critic Reviews

Jeuxvideo.com Oct 16, 2003 17 out of 20 85
Adventure Corner Nov 03, 2003 81 out of 100 81
Joystick (French) Nov, 2003 8 out of 10 80
IGN Jun 13, 2004 8 out of 10 80
Adventure Gamers Jun 29, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adventure-Treff Nov 06, 2003 77 out of 100 77
Just Adventure Jul 12, 2004 B 75
Aventura y Cía Feb 10, 2004 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Worth Playing Jul 15, 2004 5.5 out of 10 55
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 (497) added Missing (Windows) on Jan 25, 2004
Other platforms contributed by Xoleras (66087)