Call of Cthulhu: Shadow of the Comet | MS-DOS game | Adventure
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Title: Call of Cthulhu: Shadow of the Comet
Publisher: Infogrames Europe
OS: MS-DOS, DOSBox
About the Game
Adventure game based on the works of H. P. Lovecraft. Later it became loose sequel, probably better known and most awards: Prisoner of Ice.
The game begins in 1910, when the isolated New England town called Illsmouth (a reference to Lovecraft's Innsmouth) arrives British photographer John Parker to catch a flyby of Comet Halley.
In 1834, the last flyby, namely visited this town led by Lord Boleskine theories that from this point it is possible to observe cosmic phenomena best. He decided to verify this thesis, and came to observe comet Illsmouthu. But something unforeseen happened, went insane and spent the rest of his life in a London mental hospital. John Parker learned from Boleskinových event records in 1834 and decided to bring his intention to end. Upon arrival, however, caught up in a network of local relationships and strange events ...
So many plot. The game itself takes a special combination of scanning and cartoon graphics in autumn colors and dense atmosphere atmospheric town closed to newcomers, gradually escalating local anomaly detection.