Gabriel Knight: The Beast Within

Developer Release Year Platforms
Mac, PC

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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Gabriel Knight: The Beast Within

PC Mac
Aug 27, 2012

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

Worldwide 1995 Sierra On-Line

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