Sherlock Holmes versus Arsène Lupin (video game)

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
Sherlock Holmes versus Arsène Lupin (PC)

Sherlock Holmes versus Arsène Lupin (Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis in USA, UK and Australia) is a video game released on 25 october 2007 on PC, and remastered on 22 july 2010. Developped by Frogwares and edited by Focus. 4th Sherlock Holmes adventure video game from Frogwares.

Editor's description

Play the role of Sherlock Holmes and embark on an investigation full of suspense in this thrilling adventure in the heart of 19th century London.

Arsene Lupin, a young French thief with an impressive track record, has crossed the Channel with a daring proposition for you on your own territory. Lupin challenges you to prevent the theft of five priceless artefacts over five days, stored in prestigious locations such as the National Gallery, the British Museum and even Buckingham Palace!

This is the start of an extraordinary game of cat and mouse, packed with exciting puzzles in London where the renowned landmarks are magnificently reproduced. Prepare to rise to Lupin's challenge and confront the master thief!

Game Features

A battle of wits between two of the 19th century's greatest characters: the experienced Sherlock Holmes against the very ingenious Arsène Lupin. Will you be up to the challenge? A new help system indicates to the player all the noteworthy interactive zones. Beautiful London and its faithfully recreated famous monuments (Buckingham Palace, the British Museum, the National Gallery, London Tower...) as investigation sites. Interrogate more than 40 characters, find, use and combine hundreds of items, documents and clues to lead your case to its closing.

System Requirements

  • OS: Windows XP/Vista/7
  • CPU: Pentium3/Athlon 1.3 GHz
  • RAM: 512 Mb RAM
  • Video: 64 Mb compatible DirectX 9
  • Sound: compatible DirectX 9
  • Hdd: 3 Gb