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Gabriel Knight: The Beast Within

Now a Schattenjäger, or Shadow Hunter, Gabriel is sent with his assistant Grace to solve a series of mutilation murders thought to be the work of werewolves. Gabriel confronts his own demons while Grace traces a historical mystery, that of the strange demise of Mad King Ludwig II. The hunters become the hunted, and the only hope for deliverance lies in the most desperate of schemes...

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Posted by Vegetable Party on Jan 12, 2021

curious, dated, classic.

The Beast Within is part of the Gabriel Knight series and the slew of FMV games that burgeoned in the 90s. If neither of those legacies evokes a preemptive groan, this might be an interesting experience for you. A genuine fondness for adventure games is...

Posted by Antrax on Nov 20, 2013

A good plot can make up for a lot

I was blown away by The Beast Within when it first came out. Returning to it today, its faults are more obvious, but it's still a highly recommended game despite the issues. The video quality still holds up - videos are blocky but clear and the production...

Posted by Niclas on Aug 23, 2012
I must say that I missed to play this game when it was released in the 90's. I only played GK1 and GK3. I just skipped all of the FMV titles out there. I just recently finished the Beast within and I must say it is one of the BEST adventure games that I have...

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Game Information

Platform Mac, PC
Perspective Third-Person
Control Point-and-click
Gameplay Investigative
Genre Mystery
Theme Supernatural
Graphic Style Illustrated realism, Live Action
Presentation 2D or 2.5D, Full motion video
Action (Compulsory) Timed events
Red Flags Game-over events
Media CD

Product Details

System Requirements
Windows 3.1/95 / MS-DOS 5.0
486 DX33
20MB hard disk space
Double speed CD-ROM drive
SVGA (640x480, 256 colors)
DAC required for speech
SoundBlaster™ card or 100% compatible
Microsoft compatible mouse

Gabriel Knight: The Beast Within by Sierra On-Line - A Point and Click Adventure Game

Gabriel Knight: The Beast Within is an adventure game, released in 1995 by Sierra On-Line. Gabriel Knight: The Beast Within has a Illustrated realism, Live Action style and uses a Point-and-click control scheme. Adventure Gamers have published a review of Gabriel Knight: The Beast Within and rate it as Excellent, meanwhile the community rating for Gabriel Knight: The Beast Within is Excellent.
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