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Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poes Murder in the Rue Morgue Collector's Edition

By Big Fish Games, Inc

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A dreadful murder and kidnapping has occurred in the Rue Morgue and only you can solve the dark crime! Follow the clues to find the killer and the missing family. Become the apprentice of the famed C. Auguste Dupin and solve the devious puzzles to find the hidden clues that will lead you to the monstrous murderer. Based on Edgar Allan Poe’s most acclaimed murder mystery, Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poe’s Murder in the Rue Morgue is a fantastic Hidden Object Adventure game full of suspense and excitement.


***** Features *****

• Mysterious atmosphere & gorgeous, crisp graphics
• Intriguing hidden object and adventure game play
• Explore Paris in this great story!

• Unlock the Collector’s Edition to get amazing extra content, including:
--Exclusive adventure scenes and inventory items
--Bonus hidden object puzzles & minigames
--Includes the strategy guide, concept art & wallpapers
--A sneak preview of the next game in the story

For the best experience, we recommend setting your device to display in English or another supported language while playing this game.


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Customer Reviews


This game was par for Big Fish. Not sure if it's me or if it were the scenes themselves, but most of the hidden object scenes I was able to find most, if not all, of the items by just zooming in and clicking the objects that looked peculiar. Took the fun out of it a little bit for me. Also most of the other puzzles had no instructions. Just given a square full of tiles to sort or pair up. Quite simple and not a big variety of puzzles. There were also a couple logical errors in the game. The one that sticks out the most --> in the building with the doctor that you show evidence. There was a room that you could see something above the wardrobe but couldn't reach it, so I had to find a ladder. However, in an adjacent room, I was able to find AND unscrew a plate located up at the ceiling! Why didn't I need a ladder for that?
This was not one of the longer Big Fish games. I finished it in under a day. But even so, it's one of my favorites. Why? The music was spot on for the time period and vibe of the locations. The plot was interesting and easy to follow. Also, since I play on a phone, text size can, and has been in the past, be too small to read comfortably. The text in this game was a decent size the whole way through.
Looking back on it, I just wish there would've been a bigger variety of puzzles, that's all. All things said, another great game, Big Fish!

For iPhone ?

Perhaps I could easily give this 5 but A) it might b great on iPad but iPhone ,except for HO areas, ur unable to zoom out to make searching easier
B) too many things happening all at once. I'm just trying to size things up and accidently touch something and I'm supposed to be doing sonething already or finding HOs. Idk when and if I've found everything or not in a room or a HO area. Sometimes have to go to other HO areas to complete another HO area but how would I know that so stupidly I keep looking

I really LIKE the game , story and concept but before sequel try fixing these little quirks for us iPhone users. Sometimes it's too small and/or too dark. Is probably awesome on iPad but for now my index finger hurts from random tapping in hopes of finding some awfully small objects in dark areas

Highly recommend!!!

The game is amazing, and I haven't even bought it all yet! Last night I read Poe's story, and I was amazed to see how much the little part of the game I played resembled the story. I still think all their games are too short and need a longer story. I understand if they didn't want to change this too much from Poe's story, so if this isn't as long I can see why. I'm a HUGE fan of Edgar Allan Poe, and I've read a lot of his stories. Just to prepare anyone who hasn't read 'The Black Cat,' it's disturbing and sad, especially at the beginning. Although, Poe was a disturbed man. Anyway, I highly recommend Big Fish Games™

Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poes Murder in the Rue Morgue Collector's Edition
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  • Category: Games
  • Released:
  • Version: 1.0
  • Size: 397 MB
  • Languages: English, French, German, Spanish
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Rated 9+ for the following:
  • Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
  • Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes

Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPad, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation), iPod touch (5th generation), and iPod touch (6th generation).

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