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Description

Sherlock Holmes, with the help of Dr. John H. Watson, investigates strange disappearances in relation to the activity of a secret cult of Cthulhu.

Unlike the fixed third-person perspective of the previous Frogwares title Sherlock Holmes: Secret of the Silver Earring, The Awakened's gameplay takes place in an entirely real-time 3D landscape and from a first-person perspective, losing the pre-rendered backgrounds of its predecessor.

Although the game has adopted the view popularized by the first-person shooter genre, it retains the point-and-click aspect of most adventure games, giving the player the ability to complete the game using the mouse alone.

Screenshots

Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened Windows To see if we paid enough attention, we get asked some questions about the plot from time to time.
Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened Windows Lightning is not the best aspect of the game...
Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened Windows Cthulhu, indirectly one of the main characters in the game.
Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened Windows Our two heroes in a train

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Alternate Titles

  • "Шерлок Холмс и секрет Ктулху" -- Russian spelling
  • "Sherlock Holmes: Przebudzenie" -- Polish title
  • "Sherlock Holmes: Procitnutí" -- Czech title
  • "Sherlock Holmes: La nuit des sacrifiés" -- French title
  • "Sherlock Holmes: La Aventura" -- Spanish title
  • "Sherlock Holmes: Die Spur der Erwachten" -- German title
  • "Sherlock Holmes: Curse of the Forgotten God" -- Working title
  • "Sherlock Holmes 3" -- Informal name
  • "Le Avventure di Sherlock Holmes: Il Risveglio della Divinità " -- Italian title

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User Reviews

Not bad, not much related to Sherlock Holmes or the Cult of Cthulhu thud (94) 3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars

Critic Reviews

IGN Sep 13, 2007 8.1 out of 10 81
Just Adventure Feb 20, 2007 B 75
PC Powerplay Nov 22, 2006 73 out of 100 73
Gamer.nl Apr 04, 2007 7 out of 10 70
GamesWEB Feb 15, 2007 70 out of 100 70
Armchair Empire, The Aug 16, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Jeuxvideo.com Dec 05, 2006 14 out of 20 70
La Aventura es la Aventura Mar 19, 2007 68 out of 100 68
PC Games (Germany) Nov 30, 2006 67 out of 100 67
FZ Feb 28, 2007 3 out of 5 60

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Trivia

Remastered Edition

Two years after the initial game, an enhanced remastered edition was released.

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Quoth (56) added Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened (Windows) on Dec 29, 2006
Other platforms contributed by Kabushi (193997)