Tex Murphy: The Pandora Directive

It’s April 2043 and you – as Tex Murphy, the last of the old-style gumshoes – find yourself racing against time in the most dangerous game of your life. What is the truth behind the rumored crash as Roswell, New Mexico? Why did the military suddenly shut down and seal off the Roswell complex? And why the frequent references to the lost Mayan civilization?

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Posted by Antrax on Apr 18, 2013

Impossible to rate in stars

The Pandora Directive is a great game. I had a ton of fun playing it. It's full of action and puzzles and plot and characters. But it's also full of flaws, which make it difficult to justify a high score. Before diving into the details, I chose to... Read the review »

Posted by Niclas on Aug 23, 2012

One of the finest Adventures ever created!

Man, was I in for a surprise when I picked up the Tex Murphy games a while back!!!!! I started off with Under a killing moon, and I really loved it. Then I started playing Pandora Directive straight after that, Oh my Holy, freaking BEST game I have... Read the review »

Posted by Lucien21 on Jun 30, 2012

Out of this World

Tex Murphy's 4th outing is more of the same and that ain't a bad thing. Using the same interface and FMV that adorned the last game it is instantly recognisable to fans of the series. This time they have ramped up the puzzles by offering two... Read the review »

Game Information

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

Product Details

System Requirements
MS-DOS or Windows 95
486/66 MHz processor(Pentium recommended)
8 MB RAM (12 MB for Windows, 16 MB recommended)
SVGA display, VESA compliant video card
2x CD-ROM drive (4x recommended)
20 MB hard drive space (30 MB recommended)