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Back of Box - DOS (UK):

    The Game's Afoot

    In this original mystery adventure, test your sleuthing skills as you assume the role of Sherlock Holmes, master detective. An explosion sets off a criminal chain of events - theft, treason, and murder. Thrill to the chase as you investigate a highly sensitive case, immersing yourself in the sights and sounds of Victorian England. During the investigation you are called on to unravel heinous crimes, maintain national security, save the government from public ridicule and impeachment, and protect the honour of the Royal family. It's all in a day's work for the world's most famous detective.

    • Visit over 50 beautifully rendered 3D locations.
    • Experience Victorian England with a full cast of over 90 video-captured characters with fully digitised dialogue.
    • Cinematic sequences progress the events of the game.
    • The musical score sets the mood whether you are on the hunt, or relaxing in the pub.
    • Clever puzzles and games will challenge your wits as you search for clues throughout London and the countryside.
    • Use the point and click lab table to examine evidence with 7 different experiments.

    Contributed by Azif Kylander (52) on Mar 10, 2013.

From the back of the EA Classics box:
    Assume the role of Sherlock Holmes, master detective, in this original mystery adventure.
    Investigating a highly sensitive case in Victorian England, you visit over 50 beautiful 3D rendered locations.


    • 90 video captured characters with fully digitized dialogue.
    • Cinematic sequences progress the events of the game.
    • Clever puzzles and games challenge your wits as you search for clues throughout London and the countryside.
    • Use the point and click lab table to examine the evidence with 7 different experiments.

    Contributed by -Chris (7634) on Dec 15, 2001.

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