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The Grand Grimoire Chronicles - Episode 1

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The Grand Grimoire Chronicles Episode 1 sees you visiting the south coast of England, investigating the mystery surrounding the death of a young boy. The boy was well known and had no enemies, but he was found bludgeoned to death just a short distance from his home.

Solve puzzles to solve the mystery.

PLEASE NOTE: The two secret medals will unlock once the game is completed.

Arrows or WASD

Walk over items to pick them up. (All items are white)

Walk up to objects to examine them, press in their direction again to interact or use an item on the object.

Walk over arrows and press in their direction to navigate to the next scene.

Mouse is used for navigating the map and interacting with puzzles.

Music and Ambience tracks by @crthead

Typos fixed
Some rewriting of clues and descriptions
Walking sound FX bug fixed
Music bug fixed
Made a visual clue a little more obvious
Time counter added for a scoreboard

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It's great except one thing: I can't get into the room with the barrels. It won't let me enter the combination like it says in the walkthrough. Has anyone else had this problem? And what should I do?

Edit: Nvm, got it. It was really hard to find the right spot though.

Edit 2: I can't find part 2. Is there a link to that somewhere?

Was pretty fun. Unique and interesting..having to backtrack a few times may be tedious to some, but it was pretty worth it to see the ending.

Hi there,

quote :
Arrows or WASD"

& classified as "Point'n click" ? i may have missed something ;)

JeffreyDriver responds:

It's a point 'n click in spirit!

Really fun game! I wasn't able to finish it though because I got stuck in a circle of barrels in one of the rooms. My guess is I was never supposed to be able to enter it but somehow did and now cannot get out. :C. RIP

A very nice game, rather logical most of the way, although I did get stuck near the end - that was because I needed items which were hidden in regular-looking rocks and such, or didn't notice a small object I could interact with. I don't mind the graphics being rather basic, it's just not good for pixel hunting... The music is atmospheric and adds nicely.