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Description

Ripper is an interactive FMV adventure that is played out in the New York of 2040. Brutal killings reminiscent of Jack the Ripper soon get personal and you, crime reporter Jack Quinlan, must solve the mystery.

The game plays much like other Take 2 Interactive works, such as Black Dahlia. Solve puzzles and react quickly in combat settings to survive. There are 4 possible endings, and 3 hours of video footage.

Screenshots

Ripper DOS Your inventory is rarely used...
Ripper DOS Paul Giamatti (Actor)
Ripper DOS Arcade rail-shooter sequence
Ripper DOS Burgess Meredith (Actor)

Promo Images

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Trailer


Alternate Titles

  • "凶兆" -- Chinese spelling (traditional)
  • "L'Eventreur" -- French title

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User Reviews

Flawed, but memorable. DOS Chris Woodard (4)

Critic Reviews

Just Adventure DOS 1999 A- 91
Mac Ledge Macintosh Nov 13, 1996 8.1 out of 10 81
High Score DOS Jun, 1996 4 out of 5 80
PC Gamer DOS 1996 72 out of 100 72
PC Joker DOS Apr, 1996 70 out of 100 70
Gameplay (Benelux) DOS Jun, 1996 62 out of 100 62
PC Player (Germany) DOS Apr, 1996 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Adventure Corner DOS Apr 08, 2008 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Entertainment Weekly DOS Apr 05, 1996 C+ 58
Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS Jun, 1996 Unscored Unscored

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Trivia

Features an all-star cast including Christopher Walken, Burgess Meredith, Karen Allen, John Rhys-Davies, Paul Giamatti, Jimmie JJ Walker and Scott Cohen. Ripper also features music from the Blue Oyster Cult.

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