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Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter

The ninth major installment in the action adventure game series developed by Frogwares, dealing with the exploits of the world most famous sleuth. The plot, as per tradition, takes us to the streets of the Victorian-era London, where Sherlock Holmes and his inseparable companion, Dr. Watson, have to solve five all-new crime puzzles, in which they face, among others, dark family secrets and mysterious cults. In terms of gameplay mechanics, Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter follows the direction set by three previous installments of the series, combining elements typical to adventure games with sequences characteristic of action games. In accordance with modern standards, the game offers also the option to move freely through the streets of London and a non-linear storyline that changes dynamically depending on the player's choices. The game features visuals created for the next-generation consoles, which makes it the most visually impressive installment in the series so far.

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PC / Windows
Game Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter (PC) Cover
Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter | PC

Adventure, TPP, books, Detective, Sherlock Holmes, action adventure, 19th century

Companies responsible for Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter

Frogwares | game developer

Bigben Interactive | publisher   Official website

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter release date for PC:

game language:
English

10 June 2016 | Worldwide

10 June 2016 | Europe

10 June 2016 | USA

Game mode: single player
Game score 7.1 / 10 calculated out of 149 players' votes.  
Expectations before the premiere: 9.6 / 10 calculated out of 75 players' votes.  

Sony PlayStation 4
Game Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter (PS4) Cover
Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter | PS4

Adventure, TPP, books, Detective, Sherlock Holmes, action adventure, 19th century

Companies responsible for Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter

Frogwares | game developer

Bigben Interactive | publisher   Official website

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter release date for PS4:

game language:
English

10 June 2016 | Worldwide

10 June 2016 | Europe PAL

10 June 2016 | USA NTSC

Game mode: single player
Expectations: 9.6 / 10 calculated out of 17 players' votes.  

Microsoft XBOX ONE
Game Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter (XONE) Cover
Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter | XBOX ONE

Adventure, TPP, books, Detective, Sherlock Holmes, action adventure, 19th century

Companies responsible for Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter

Frogwares | game developer

Bigben Interactive | publisher   Official website

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter release date for XBOX ONE:

game language:
English

10 June 2016 | Worldwide

10 June 2016 | Europe PAL

10 June 2016 | USA NTSC

Game mode: single player
Expectations: 6.2 / 10 calculated out of 6 players' votes.  

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter for PC / Windows is – excluding exclusive titles for Nintendo handhelds – the ninth full-fledged installment of the popular series about the adventures of the most famous detective of all times. The game was developed by Frogwares - the studio responsible for all the games of the series that have been published since 2002, which now is working under the wings of the new publisher - Bigben Interactive co. The game was presented for the first time at the end of October, 2015, during the annual Paris Games Week. In contrast to its predecessor which has arrived on PC as well as on the seventh and eighth generations of consoles, The Devil's Daughter was only published for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Story

The plot of the game takes us traditionally to the streets of Victorian London, where we follow new adventures of the famous characters created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - detective Sherlock Holmes, and his inseparable friend - John Watson. There are five diverse cases of great complexity waiting to be solved. Our heroes will face, among others, dark family secrets and followers of a mysterious cult.

Gameplay

In terms of gameplay mechanics, Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter for PC / Windows follows the direction set by the previous three installments of the series, developed with not only PC, but console players in mind as well. The game combines a lot of freedom in roaming the streets of London, with elements typical to adventure games, where the player has to solve various riddles. On top of that, there are sequences typical to action games. According to the latest standards, the game features a non-linear storyline that dynamically changes depending on the choices players make during the game.

Technology

As regards the visuals, The Devil’s Daughter for PC / Windows is the most impressive installment of the series so far, thanks to developers' focus on the next-gen platforms. The graphics are extremely suggestive, and reflect the atmosphere of Victorian London perfectly.

System requirements

Recommended: Intel Core i5-2100 3.1 GHz/AMD A8-7600 3.1 GHz, 8 GB RAM, graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 760/Radeon R9 270X or better, 20 GB HDD, Windows 7/8.1/10 64-bit
Minimum: Intel Core i3 3.6 GHz/AMD FX 4.2 GHz, 6 GB RAM, graphic card 1 GB GeForce GTX 460/Radeon HD 7790 or better, 20 GB HDD, Windows 7/8.1/10 64-bit

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter trailer #1

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter trailer #1 | 2:02

Zwiastun gry Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter opracowanej przez studio Frogwares.

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter Game Walkthrough

game guide 16 June 2016

The guide to Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter contains walkthrough of all five cases, solutions to all investigations, deductions and hypotheses, puzzle explanations and evidence and documents listings.

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter pushed back to June 10; watch the new trailer

News 14 April 2016 13:05

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter has been delayed to June 10. In the meantime, you can watch the new gameplay trailer from the next installment in the popular investigation adventure game series.

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter announced, coming out in Spring 2016

News 21 October 2015 13:01

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter is the title of the next installment in the adventure game series about the famous detective. This new Frogwares’ game is coming out to PC, PS4, and XONE in Spring 2016.