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Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis (Windows)

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Description

Based on a series of books by French author Maurice Leblanc, this is the 4th mystery adventure game in Frogwares' Sherlock Holmes series.

Arsène Lupin is a French thief who arrives in London with one purpose - to steal 5 precious objects in the same amount of days from 5 distinguished locations, and get away clean. Will Lupin succeed in foiling Sherlock Holmes and Scotland Yard?

Help Sherlock discover when, where and how Lupin will strike by deciphering riddles and puzzles, talking with over 40 of London's citizens and finding important documents and objects. Dig for clues at many of London's famous sites - the British Museum, Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London and others. Review all of the material gathered in a journal as Sherlock races against the clock to catch Lupin. Play as both Sherlock and Dr. Watson intermittently during the game. It is played completely by mouse using a point-and-click interface.

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Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis Windows Book shop
Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis Windows Dr. Watson
Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis Windows Near Baker Street
Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis Windows Main menu

Alternate Titles

  • "Шерлок Холмс против Арсена Люпена" -- Russian spelling
  • "Sherlock Holmes y el Rey de los Ladrones" -- Spanish title
  • "Sherlock Holmes vs the King of Thieves" -- Working title
  • "Sherlock Holmes versus Arsène Lupin" -- UK title
  • "Sherlock Holmes kontra Arséne Lupin" -- Polish title
  • "Sherlock Holmes jagt Arsène Lupin" -- German title
  • "Sherlock Holmes Contre Arsène Lupin" -- French title

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User Reviews

Fairly tedious; not really up to the previous title (The Awakened) thud (88) 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars

The Press Says

2404.org PC Gaming May 03, 2008 8.3 out of 10 83
Worth Playing Jun 07, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Adventure Classic Gaming Nov 12, 2008 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adventure Gamers Jun 09, 2008 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameZone May 15, 2008 7.3 out of 10 73
Adventurearchiv Jan 06, 2008 72 out of 100 72
gameZine (UK) May 28, 2008 7 out of 10 70
Game Captain Nov 16, 2007 62 out of 100 62
GameStar (Germany) Oct 31, 2007 54 out of 100 54
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) May 18, 2008 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Jeanne (75625) added Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis (Windows) on Nov 27, 2007