Casebook: Episode I - Kidnapped

Developer Release Year Platforms

Casebook is a new episodic forensic investigation series, allowing players to follow criminals, trace the evidence to its source using forensic techniques, and watch the cinematic story unfold as Detective James Burton follows up on your findings and interviews your suspects. In the first case, the Birchermann children have been kidnapped and it's up to you to help Burton find the kidnapper and bring the children home.


Casebook: Episode I - Kidnapped review

This promising new episodic mystery series looks set to grab the attention of FMV fans and run with it.


2008 Aggie Awards

The best of the best adventures from 2008 have all been recognized, as the inaugural three-day Aggie Awards event is now complete.

Read more Feb 18, 2009

14 Jun
Casebook series re-opened in new Special Edition trilogy
First three games enhanced; boxed version to follow soon
10 Apr
Casebook “mini-episode” released at zero cost
"Episode 0: The Missing Urn" now available now for download as standalone demo


Casebook: Episode I - Kidnapped

Jun 14, 2010

Game Information
Platform PC
Perspective First-Person
Control Click-and-drag (mouse), Keyboard
Gameplay Casual, Interactive movie, Investigative
Genre Mystery
Theme Noir
Graphic Style Live Action
Presentation -
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media Internet download

Product Details
Version Info

Released as a boxed version the year following its download-only debut.  Later enhanced and re-released as part of the Casebook Special Edition Trilogy.

Digital November 1 2008 Areo
United States July 1 2009 MumboJumbo

Where To Buy

Casebook: Episode I - Kidnapped

Available at Big Fish

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