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Average Player Score Based on 248 ratings
7.8
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Score Breakdown Based on 248 ratings
  1. 10 (43)
  2. 9 (59)
  3. 8 (76)
  4. 7 (38)
  5. 6 (16)
  6. 5 (5)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (3)
  10. 1 (6)

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  • User Rating 6.5

    While it is enjoyable for any puzzle game fan, the game falls a bit short of the expectations mainly because of bugs.

    Rated on September 25, 2012 by Zeonmystic

    Sherlock Holmes is indeed an iconic character for many generations and surely we expect games about him to be filled with thrill, detective work and simple awesomeness. However not everything is like ...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    A game well worth its price and Sherlock Holmes franchise in general.

    Rated on October 02, 2012 by increatorxxx

    20 minutes into this game, I felt sudden urge to write an e-mail to developers, with thanks to making so good-looking and exciting game about my most favourite detective. While previous games felt bud...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    I wonder if some more adventure had been put up in the game,like fight ,run, chase etc. Graphics is fine

    Rated on October 31, 2012 by akashagarwa111

    Not happy with the graphics though it is not like to be discarded for this reason. Involves puzzles and best feature i like is to skip it at times when a person is exhausted or frustrated with puzzles...

    0 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    A great game with addictive puzzles. Ideal for fans of Broken Sword and Dreamfall.

    Rated on November 25, 2012 by stuartaylor57

    Considering there is a shortage of decent full length point and click adventure games, The Testament of Sherlock Holmes comes as a pleasant surprise as it is a very good game with (mostly) great addic...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    For mystery game lovers, this one is middle-of the road - entertaining, but not a serious sleuthing challenge.

    Rated on February 09, 2013 by tungstic

    I find this game hard to review. The good news is that it has an interesting and engaging story line, and Holmes and Watson are well characterized. The graphic detail is quite good, and the game flows...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    Another holmes game another glitchy mess

    Rated on March 24, 2013 by afq2846

    I have to start this review out by saying I am a big time sherlock holmes fan. So when I see games coming out with him in it I want to get them. This company has come out with a lot of sherlock holmes...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    An extremely well done story and adventure though it tires the farther in you get.

    Rated on April 13, 2013 by TheBatFreak777

    I needed a break from some of the similar genre of games I had playing that, well, were made up of running around and shooting people. So many of these types of games that some different was required...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    A Grand Adventure

    Rated on April 02, 2014 by romantiscience

    The good: - Meaty adventure of good length.- Solid plot drawing from Doyle's 'The Final Problem' the same as BBC Sherlock's episode 'The Reichenbach Fall'.- Strong writing true to the characters and ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.