It is a rainy night and you, P. I. Nick Chase, have nowhere to go, no job and no money. Suddenly, the phone rings. A man has a job for you. Someone has stolen a manuscript penned by Leonardo Di Vinci and he wants you to find the culprit and return his treasure.
Nick Chase: A Detective Story is a combination hidden object and puzzle game. Use your mouse to click hidden items or clues on the screen. After you finish, you may be presented with puzzles such as unlocking the door, analyzing a blood sample or creating a fake I. D. As the game goes along, you gather clues as to who stole the Di Vinci manuscript and why.