The latest in the Sherlock Holmes series, Crimes & Punishments, is arriving on October 3rd. For the first time in the series, the game was developed on the famed Unreal Engine 3, allowing for more realistic environments and finely detailed shadows. This new engine not only offers a more immersive experience for the player, it also allowed the developers to implement new investigation techniques.
Frogwares steered the Sherlock Holmes series towards a high fidelity 3rd person investigation game and now furthers their revolution of the genre by adding even more innovative gameplay features.
Put Sherlock’s many skills to good use, like his extremely sharp attention to details, the fact that he is a master in disguise, in the art of interrogation, deduction and more!
Prepare to truly incarnate the most famous detective of all times in 6 thrilling and varied cases, ranging from murders to spectacular thefts. During each of the investigations, you will have the tasks of finding clues, interrogating suspects (up to 5 suspects per case) and also choosing your own culprit and his or her sentence. You will thus have the choice of leaving them be if you think that they do not deserve their fate, but you will also have to face the responsibility and the risk of incriminating an innocent!
Become Sherlock Holmes on October 3rd on PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC. ($59.99, $49.99, $59.99, $49.99 and $39.99 on PC).