Tex Murphy: Under a Killing Moon

Enter the virtual world of Under a Killing Moon, where it is December, 2042 and you, as Tex Murphy, must stop the forces of evil before they destroy mankind and rob you of your next unemployment check.

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Posted by Antrax on Mar 11, 2013

Frustrating at times, but overall a great game

I really liked UaKM as a child, and was a bit apprehensive about replaying it. However, I'm glad to say it survived the test of time. The graphics are dated but functional. Most environments look bad up-close, but the video sequence and the pre-... Read the review »

Posted by Niclas on Aug 23, 2012

One of the most charming Adventure Games out there

Man, was I in for a surprise when I picked up the Tex Murphy games awhile back! I never paid attention to the FMV games in the mid 90's. I could not care less. But I am happy that I decided to play the Tex Murphy games. I started with Under a... Read the review »

Posted by Lucien21 on May 28, 2012

Anyone for Twistee

The great Tex Murphy’s third adventure. After Mean Streets and Martian Memorandum, Tex jumped into the CD age with his first FMV adventure. Tex is a down on his luck PI in the Raymond Chandler mold, dressed in an overcoat and fedora clad, his... Read the review »

Game Information

Platform Mac, PC, Linux
Perspective First-Person
Control Click-and-drag (mouse), Keyboard
Gameplay Interactive movie, Investigative
Genre Mystery, Science Fiction
Theme Noir
Graphic Style Live Action, Photographic
Presentation Full motion video, Realtime 3D
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media CD

Product Details


System Requirements
MS-DOS
386/25 MHz processor (486 recommended)
4 MB RAM (16 MB recommended)
SVGA, VESA compliant video card
2x CD-ROM drive
10 MB hard drive recommended