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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 The Ritual has begun. Can Melanie and Brent stop it?
The Mystery of the Druids Windows This is a great shot of the shadowing effects on some of the closeups.
The Mystery of the Druids Windows Brent Halligan up close and personal
The Mystery of the Druids Windows Your cursor changes to a magnifying glass to look closer, like to examine the bookshelves here.

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 (75620) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars

The Press Says

games xtreme Apr 10, 2001 8.8 out of 10 88
Game Over Online Nov 26, 2001 74 out of 100 74
GameZone Sep 20, 2001 7 out of 10 70
PC Player (Germany) Mar, 2001 69 out of 100 69
GameStar (Germany) Mar, 2001 69 out of 100 69
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Nov, 2001 60 out of 100 60
Adventure-Treff Dec 17, 2001 54 out of 100 54
GameSpot Nov 05, 2001 4.6 out of 10 46
Just Adventure Nov, 2001 C- 42
Adventure Gamers Apr 24, 2004 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Jeanne (75620) added The Mystery of the Druids (Windows) on Sep 27, 2001