Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened Review
An engaging story, logical puzzles, and nice visuals combine to make The Awakened a great adventure game.
If you like sherlock holmes and you like adventure games you should really check out this game. You control the game from a first person perspective and you are able to freely move around the game world like in an FPS. P... Read Full Review7 of 7 users found the following review helpful
Illogical and unrealistic game story, irrelevant puzzles, none flexible game play. Frogwares has spoiled the good name of Holmes. Silver earring was a great success, but sadly they lost their way in the middle by maki... Read Full Review4 of 7 users found the following review helpful
This game's ambitious and engaging story, interesting characters and locales (save one) make up for the game's problems, including some incredibly (nearly impossible) puzzles, and technical problems. The game's story ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
As i said this is a very tough game. But if u want ur brain to work then this is the right game for u. From the beginning of the game u might find it difficult. The graphics is pretty much well detailed. The voice actin... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Puzzles are cleverly set and can be solved by due diligence, just remember Holmes's methods - the clues are there. very satisfying when the answer comes for the tricky ones. The graphics look as though they are from a wh... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Finally a great brand new Adventure game that deserves attention of the gamers. Adventure game titles are becoming rare nowadays with many arguing in favour and against this genre. To me, this kind of games adds to the d... Read Full Review4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
I think this game has a great premise. Sherlock Holmes + Cthulhu. Overall I'd rate myself as a moderate to above average Sherlock Holmes fan and about a moderate/slightly ignorant H.P Lovecraft fan. I like the ideas ... Read Full Review1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
The story starts with a missing case in Captain Stenwich, one of Doctor Watson's patients. While investigating the case, Holmes discovers that behind it are the activities of Cthulhu, a religious sect with rituals of sac... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Overall this was a game I really enjoyed. I am a big Sherlock Homes fan, which certainly attracted me to this game, as I don't play that many adventure games. The plot was a good one, involving investigations in sever... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
The adventure genre is certainly getting on with the times now with realistically very little to be adding something spicy in the mix. Of course a title pivots centrally on its plotline because, well, if the story stinks... Read Full Review5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
No offense to Sherlock Holmes fans but, I have to compare it with the few games of the genre that I've played. As a pure adventure game, Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened offers less imagination than The Longest Journey and ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
With an intricate storyline and interesting puzzles and places to explore this is a game that is worth playing. Yes this is an adventure game but you control the movement of your character using the keyboard which give... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
Use your keyboard!
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