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Game Review – Adventure Escape: Murder Manor

Adventure Escape: Murder Manor By: Haiko Games Rating: All Ages Cost: FREE Detective Emma Grey is invited to dine at Wickham Manor when her car breaks down outside, but little did she expect murder before the main course! Use your best detective skills to solve nine chapters of puzzles, brain teasers and identify the killer before he (or she!) strikes again. This is a point and click adventure game with puzzles in increasing complexity as each chapter progresses you further in the ‘story’ of this murder mystery. Strong points: Lovely graphics, a bit of a quirky attempt to appeal to Jane Austen fans (count the references as you go), hints can be earned as you solve puzzles with a points value that can be spent towards clues for other puzzles. This is not a hidden object game — it’s definitely a “figure out which wires go where”, “what is the bank safe combination code?”, “how do I use X to find Y?” type of reasoning. That said, I found the puzzles challenging, especially the ones …