The Last Express

It's 1914. The world is on the brink of war, and this train could push it over the edge. You are Robert Cath, an American urgently summoned by your old friend Tyler Whitney to join him aboard the Paris-Constantinople express, departing 24 July. Arriving late, you discover something has gone terribly wrong. Now you must untangle a complex web of political intrigue, suspense, romance, and betrayal. Every move you make could bring you closer to the truth... or your own demise. Bon voyage.

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Posted by MrChapeau on Mar 25, 2014

Inductive reasoning

This is one of the only P&C games to present puzzles that require higher order inductive reasoning rather than simply simulating the same, as many adventures do with their map location 'choices.' Beautiful, well written, branching, immersive, and... Read the review »

Posted by Lucien21 on May 27, 2012

Choices, choices.

A $5million game that famously flopped on it's initial release. Mainly due to bad timing and a company going bust. The game takes place on the Orient Express on the eve of WWI. You jump on the train to meet a friend and find him dead. Taking his... Read the review »

Game Information

Platform Mac, PC
Perspective First-Person
Control Point-and-click
Gameplay Investigative
Genre Mystery
Theme Cloak and dagger, Historical, Romance, Spy
Graphic Style Stylized art
Presentation Slideshow
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags Game-over events
Media CD

Product Details


System Requirements
PC:
DOS 6.0 or higher; Windows 95
66 MHz 486 DX/2 processor (60 MHz Pentium recommended)
8 MB RAM (16 MB recommended)
35 MB hard disk space
4x CD-ROM drive

Mac:
System 7.1.2 or higher
PowerMac
16 MB RAM
Double speed CD-ROM drive (4x recommended)
35 MB hard disk space