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The Mystery of the Druids (Windows)

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Description

Brent Halligan, a Scotland Yard Detective, is on the trail of a murderer whose victims suffered heinous acts of dismemberment. Similar murders took place years earlier, but the wrong man was sent to prison only to be killed before his innocence could be proven. When similar murders begin to happen again, Halligan is determined to solve the case once and for all.

Searching for clues, the mystery of the Skeleton Murders evolves bit by bit. Halligan has many puzzles to solve in this 3rd person mystery adventure game.

Screenshots

The Mystery of the Druids Windows Your cursor changes to a magnifying glass to look closer, like to examine the bookshelves here.
The Mystery of the Druids Windows A druid with evil intent.
The Mystery of the Druids Windows Brent Halligan, the main character, standing in the middle the Scotland Yard building.
The Mystery of the Druids Windows The ruins of an ancient druidic castle. Right-click on any object to hear comments.

Alternate Titles

  • "The Mystery of the Druids (Special Edition)" -- DVD release title
  • "Das Geheimnis der Druiden" -- German title

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User Reviews

An enjoyable adventure game without action or arcade - the non-typical plot makes this one different. Jeanne (75627) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars

The Press Says

Adventurearchiv Mar 27, 2001 89 out of 100 89
4Players.de Apr 19, 2001 77 out of 100 77
Game Over Online Nov 26, 2001 74 out of 100 74
Fragland.net Sep 18, 2002 58.5 out of 100 58
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Nov 08, 2001 57 out of 100 57
A Force for Good Jan, 2010 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
GameSpot Nov 05, 2001 4.6 out of 10 46
IGN Nov 06, 2001 4.5 out of 10 45
Just Adventure Nov, 2001 C- 42
Adventure Gamers Apr 24, 2004 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Jeanne (75627) added The Mystery of the Druids (Windows) on Sep 27, 2001