The Dead Case

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A town full of death.
A haunted town, these days. Literally.

You are one of the victims, a ghost that can't remember his own name. Can you solve the mystery of your own death, and those in the town around you?
FAQ: http://www.sonic.net/krewine/deadfaq.htm
Game includes: *HELP* Function, Inventory system, interactive characters, painted backgrounds, extensive plot, Passwords (so that you can have a break to eat cheetos), sly commentary, and more.
It is a large game, the size reflects the content. It is NOT a simple action game, or spoof, or parody, but an extended mystery to be solved. There is also a difficult version, this one includes helpers and a better map. This also includes the new ability to use the arrow keys for movement, as requested by the reviewers!


Played this game when it first came out, back when newgrounds was still a thing. 14 years later and still enjoying it.

the dead case

I've played this game so many times I've lost count. WHEN is there going to be a sequel?? This game is sooo good!! Can there be a sequel? Whoever made this game did a great job! Great story line where everything ties together nicely. Love whoever created this because their hard work has been well paid off.

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excellent job, really well done

Just one word: AMAZING! I really look forward to a second episode.

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4.34 / 5.00

Jun 7, 2004
7:54 PM EDT
Adventure - Point 'n Click
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