Dark Tales: ™ Edgar Allan Poe's The Black Cat for PC
Go on an adventure with the famous Inspector Dupin! Monsieur Mark Davies has reported his wife, Sara, missing and now it’s up to you to track her down and solve the mystery!
Follow a mysterious black cat, who seems to be purposely helping you, and discover helpful clues in Dark Tales: Edgar Allen Poe’s The Black Cat. Use your Hidden Object talents to tackle the case, and discover the evil culprit behind Sara’s disappearance.
- Bonus gameplay in the Collector's Edition
- Stunning soundtrack
- Wonderful wallpapers
- Integrated Strategy Guide
- Free trial available
- Spooky mystery adventure hidden object game
- My review: Excellent graphics, great use of the original detective story, plenty of well designed and engaging hidden object and mini puzzle games. Also well worth getting the bonus game in the collectors edition just to get the maximum gameplay out of it! One of the best mystery detective games for PC I've played. Highly enjoyable!
- My rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poe's Murders in the Rue Morgue for PC and Mac
Use your Hidden Object and Adventure game talent to solve a dreadful Murder in the Rue Morgue! Experience all the exclusive Collector’s Edition extras including additional Adventure and Hidden Object scenes.
The Collector’s Edition includes:
- Exclusive adventure scenes and inventory items
- Bonus hidden object puzzles & minigames
- Includes the strategy guide, concept art and wallpapers
- Free trial available, for PC and Mac
- Spooky mystery hidden object game
- My review: Good mix of puzzles and HO to play, quite good detective PC game, though not as good as and is shorter than the Black Cat PC game above.
- My rating: ★ ★ ★ ★
See my new post: Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poe Game Series List. For all the game titles in the series so far. For computer and mobile, in order of PC release.
Midnight Mysteries: The Edgar Allan Poe Conspiracy for PC
Find inspiration for your next book as you collect clues, interview witnesses, and crack the centuries-old crime in Midnight Mysteries: The Edgar Allan Poe Conspiracy!
- Immersive atmosphere
- Gorgeous graphics
- Find Poe's murderer!
- Free trial available
- Spooky detective hidden object game
- My review: Also a good mix of puzzles and HO to play and the graphics and music are well done. But the actual gameplay is a little too simple and not as exciting as the Black Cat PC game above.
- My rating: ★ ★ ★
See my new post: Midnight Mysteries Game Series List. For all the game titles in the series so far. For computer and mobile, in order of PC release.
For more Victorian PC detective games, see my previous posts on detective games for PC based on popular period detective fiction from Sir A.C. Doyle and Wilkie Collins: The Best Detective PC Games.