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Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments Now Headed To PS4

Now you can unravel some of the most dastardly, challenging mysteries while playing on your fancy new PlayStation 4.

Previously, Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments was announced for the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC; the game is slated to release in 2014. Now, however, it has been confirmed via press release that a PS4 version is also on the way.

The famed detective will lead "numerous original investigations in a variety of environments," and the new effort marks "the most important stage" in the ongoing series. Developer Frogwares Studios opted to switch from their in-house engine to Epic's Unreal Engine 3 so they could producer richer, more detailed environments and characters. Plus, they've created new investigation techniques to add depth to the gameplay; the game now offers a total of 14 mechanics. This includes the initial clue-finding right up until the arrest of the culprits.

If you're interested in playing catch-up, you might want to check out The Testament of Sherlock Holmes, which was decent, and provided puzzle and mystery lovers with a significant challenge.

Related Game(s): Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments

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9/23/2013 11:35:07 AM Ben Dutka

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Monday, September 23, 2013 @ 12:03:36 PM

Ripper and Testament were great. I expect the same with Crime and Punishment. The tech demo they showed a while back looked very good so I hope that it will help draw in some of the more graphically inclined gamers who may have passed on the previous games simply because of the aesthetics.

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Monday, September 23, 2013 @ 1:27:20 PM

Testament has such bad controls I'm not sure if I'll ever get back to it, I hope this one does better in that arena. If so I will get it.

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Monday, September 23, 2013 @ 3:23:28 PM

Testament was really enjoyable. Not top-notch. Didn't know this was coming. Might get it.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2013 @ 12:31:30 AM

sounds interesting i might look into this game nxt year on nxt gen now that i have a day 1 pre-order nailed down really didn't want to wait 3 months now i know how the japanese must feel for feb 2014 that must suck.

happy gaming =)

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Tuesday, September 24, 2013 @ 5:04:15 AM

a murder mystery, FINALLY!
wish we had more types of games like this, its just something that would lend itself so well to a game.
you have a billion and one movies, a trillion and one on books, and a gazillion and one on TV shows, so why no games?

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