Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One makes you as a young detective on an island several cases solved.

The most famous detective in the world is back. No, a fifth season of BBC s Sherlock you have to wait long before we, should they ever come someday. Chapter One, a new video game around the man, who lives in London 221B Baker Street: Sherlock Holmes instead appear tomorrow. The latter you will, but it does not get to see, because Chapter One does not play in the British capital — and Sherlock is still not quite the man you know.

What s Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One?

As the name suggests already: Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One deals with the beginnings of the British investigator. You slip into the skin of a young Sherlock who is drawn back to the Mediterranean island of Cardona, where he spent his childhood. His mother died there, and behind it seems to be more stuck than you might think at first.

Of course, determining the most important aspect of Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One. It is a classic detective game in which you interviewed persons investigated crime scenes and have to think with plentiful, if you solve the various cases and also so always want to transfer the right perpetrator. For the first time the whole thing takes place in an open world. The peaceful island Cardona are allowed to explore their will and in addition to the large main story cases, there are also various side missions.

Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One is not a pure adventure where it s all about puzzles. There will also be fought. Here you are the excellent grasp of the main character of great benefit. So you can slow down time and about to fire the pistol aimed at the weaknesses of your opponents at your fingertips. Another important element is the clothing of Sherlock. There are numerous clothes, and you can also dress you to go so unnoticed in restricted areas of the game world.

Who did it?

Like all previous games around the London private investigator comes Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One of Frog wares. The team sits in Kiev and has existed since 2000. At that time it was founded by the two Frenchmen Wall AMR and Pascal Unseat. The one lived at the time in Ukraine, the other in Ireland, where there is an office today. Since its founding Frog wares has developed almost exclusively Sherlock Holmes games. Direct the debut Sherlock Holmes: The Mystery of the Mummy at hand, as can be seen easily on names that fictional character on.

But there are a few exceptions, such as the 2005 released 80 Days based on the Jules Verne classic, In 80 days around the world, Dracula: Origin from 2008 and the most recently published The Sinking City, which by the works HP Lovecraft inspired.

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What platforms Sherlock Holmes appears: Chapter One?

Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One finds its way to the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X / S and the PC (via Steam, Epic Games Store and GOG). For the PS4 and Xbox One, it was originally announced also for 2021, Frog wares had to move but the two last-gen versions on early 2022nd

Which versions are available?

Besides the standard version there is an almost 15 euros more expensive deluxe edition. The only extra that provides the Season Pass which includes four quests that are based in the coming months and to be published.

Chapter One: Who is Sherlock Holmes directed at?

Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One might playfully be exactly what the fans want the predecessor — except the fighting. The predecessor of The Devil s Daughter brought into action for the first time gameplay and fell on the nose. Whether Chapter One makes it better? This will show tomorrow s release. The investigative work in the open world sounds very definitely exciting. For people, but which are particularly important fights, the new title should even be nothing if the action should work just fine. Because the focus is on the detective work.

The system requirements for the PC version


Operating system: Windows 10 (64-bit)
Processor: Intel Core i5 or AMD 6600 Ry zen 5 2600
Memory: 12 GB
Video Card: Nvidia GeForce GTX 960 or AMD Radon R9 380 4 GB Graphics Card
DirectX: Version 11
space: 28 GB


Operating system: Windows 10 (64-bit)
Processor: Intel Core i5 or AMD 8400 Ry zen 5 3600
Memory: 12 GB
Video Card: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 with 8 GB of graphics memory or AMD Radon RX 5600 AT with 6 GB of graphics memory
DirectX: Version 11
space: 28 GB (SSD)