Friday, January 15, 2016

Microïds Unveils The Trailer And Launches Pre-Orders For The Video Game "Agatha Christie - The ABC Murders"

Publisher Microïds and development team Artefacts Studio reveal the trailer for the video game "Agatha Christie - The ABC Murders" scheduled to launch February 4, 2016 on PC/Mac (digital version) and February 23rd PC/Mac (retail version) as well as the PS4 and Xbox One versions in the U.S.

"Agatha Christie - The ABC Murders" is an adventure and investigation game with a strong visual identity that allows players to discover or rediscover one of the famous novelist's most popular stories in a whole new light.

The game is now available for pre-order at special prices (-20%) in its PC and Mac versions.

Watch the new trailer below.

Steam Pre-Order Link

The Queen of Crime

According to Guinness World Records, Agatha Christie (1890 – 1976) is the most successful novelist of all time with more than 2 billion copies sold. Known as the Queen of Crime, she specialized in locked room thrillers and classic whodunit mysteries. Her 66 novels, 154 short stories and 19 plays have been translated worldwide into over 50 languages. And Then There Were none, Death on the Nile and Murder on the Orient Express are just some of the many titles that have been adapted for film and TV.

The starting point of the screenplay in a nutshell

A mysterious letter from a certain "A.B.C" is sent to the famous detective announcing a murder which is about to be committed. Even more worrying is the disconcerting confidence of the serial killer, who does not hesitate to mock the police forces and question Hercule Poirot's intelligence!

The chase will lead the player around England for an investigation against the clock in which it will be necessary to be observant, quick-witted and level-headed.

"Agatha Christie – The ABC Murders" adventure game is due to be released February 4, 2016 in Europe on PS4, Xbox One, PC and Mac; February 4, 2016 on PC/Mac (digital version) and February 23 PC/Mac (retail version), PS4 and Xbox One versions in the U.S.. It is dubbed in English and French and subtitled in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Polish and Russian.