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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 In this sanitarium we will spend quite a lot of our time.
Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened Windows Good disguising is only at reach of a few.
Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened Windows Sherlock Holmes and his inseparable pipe
Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened Windows The game starts as a nightmare of Dr. Watson.

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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 Windows thud (94)

Critic Reviews

Adventure Classic Gaming Windows May 01, 2008 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Game Chronicles Windows Nov 06, 2007 9 out of 10 90
Armchair Empire, The Windows Aug 16, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Jeuxvideo.com Windows Dec 05, 2006 14 out of 20 70
Quandary Windows Feb, 2007 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Game Revolution Windows Jun 29, 2007 B- 67
CyberMycha Windows Jun, 2007 4 out of 6 67
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Windows Mar 17, 2007 64 out of 100 64
GameStar (Germany) Windows Nov, 2006 64 out of 100 64
Gamekult Windows Dec 04, 2006 6 out of 10 60

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Trivia

Remastered Edition

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

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