Not an American user?

Description

The year is 2044, and the world has become a globalized, industrialized place where online communication often replaces other forms of socializing and where each citizen can be easily found with tracking devices. Peter Wright is an employee in a New York advertising agency whose family was killed in a terrorist attack. One night he witnesses his neighbor being taken away by a SWAT team. The neighbor's wife asks Peter to find out what happened to her husband, and Peter begins to realize that the authorities are following an unknown agenda he must reveal at all costs.

The Moment of Silence is a traditional puzzle-solving adventure game. The player navigates the protagonist through pre-rendered locations with frequently changing, fixed camera angles. Most of the puzzles either involve gathering information by talking to characters and exploring dialogue trees, or manipulating inventory items and using them on objects in the scenery.

Screenshots

The Moment of Silence Windows Look down on the streets from your apartment (doesn't look like 23rd floor, now does it?)
The Moment of Silence Windows A nice day for a walk, but not the most quieter if going through the park
The Moment of Silence Windows Your living room has quite a view
The Moment of Silence Windows Inside the Nuclear Café, the cover name for Alien Attack Club

Promo Images

The Moment of Silence Screenshot
The Moment of Silence Screenshot
The Moment of Silence Screenshot
The Moment of Silence Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "寂静时刻" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Момент Истины" -- Russian spelling
  • "MoS" -- Common abbreviation

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

Inadequate path finding tarnishes an otherwise good game Jeanne (76515) 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars
Has good moments... but overall not very satisfying Oleg Roschin (181727) 2.83 Stars2.83 Stars2.83 Stars2.83 Stars2.83 Stars
For a newer adventure game, AMAZING! matt cohen (12) 4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars

Critic Reviews

neXGam 2004 8.8 out of 10 88
PC Action Oct 19, 2004 80 out of 100 80
Adventure Gamers Nov 11, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adventurespiele Jun 05, 2005 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
ActionTrip Mar 16, 2005 78 out of 100 78
Just Adventure Dec 17, 2004 B 75
Game Over Online Nov 30, 2004 71 out of 100 71
IGN Mar 04, 2005 6.9 out of 10 69
games xtreme Apr 18, 2005 6 out of 10 60
Joystick (French) Dec, 2004 3 out of 10 30

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

Although it's very rare to encounter for this type of games, there is an original soundtrack released for this game, with total of 34 tracks and 1:12:27 in length.

Related Web Sites

Jeanne (76515) added The Moment of Silence (Windows) on Dec 01, 2004