City Interactive, a North American publisher of PC and console-based video games, announced the release of its latest adventure/mystery title - Chronicles of Mystery: The Scorpio Ritual (formerly "Testament of Sin.";) In Chronicles of Mystery, players' detective skills will be pushed to their limits as they travel the world in an attempt to unravel an ancient mystery and save a fellow archaeologist before it's too late.
Chronicles of Mystery: The Scorpio Ritual is a classically-styled adventure title from the team that created the well-received Art of Murder: FBI Confidential. The story follows archaeologist Sylvie Leroux as she travels the Mediterranean in search of her Uncle, a fellow archaeologist who was researching a sinister mystery. In Chronicles of Sin: The Scorpio Ritual, players will visit exotic and historic locales in their quest to find Sylvie's uncle. Players will seek clues and solve puzzles as they travel the game's lushly rendered 3D locations.
Professor Olivier Leroux, a well known archaeologist,
is gone without a trace. The only person who can find
him is his niece Sylvie. Frustrated with the police
attempts to find her uncle she decides to commence her
own private investigation. Which ultimately takes her
to the ruins of an ancient church on Malta. It was there,
that the scholar encounters a dark secret from biblical
times. Become Sylvie Leroux and find out what happened to
the professor. Who are the people who wanted him to disappear?
And uncover a conspiracy that is thousands of years in the making!
- Classic Point-n-Click game with sudden twists and a thrilling plot
- Intense puzzles that require analytical problem solving skills
- Detailed and varied pre-rendered locations: streets of Paris, ancient churches on Malta, Istanbul’s galleries and Vatican undergrounds
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