Reviews, reviews, reviews...

Jack the Ripper
6.7 out of 10

Jack the Ripper

While writing a series of articles about horrible murders in the Read more

Best Price at Amazon

Reviews and Problems with Jack the Ripper

Showing 1-10 of 33
Overall 5

Jack the Ripper

Game Over Online
19 February 2015
  • Excerpt: I started my last review by pointing out that some games just shouldn’t be imported. Maybe it’s the best-selling game of all time in Equatorial Guinea, but that doesn’t mean it’s any good, or that it can compete with new releases from major development houses.
  • Read full review

Expert Review

4 April 2005
  • Excerpt: Graphics & Sound: The year is 1901 and a maniac is terrorizing the citizens of New York City. With each killing, new clues emerge, clues that point to the return of Jack the Ripper. You play the role of James Palmer, a reporter hot on the trail of this story.
  • Read full review

Jack the Ripper by gatorlaw

31 May 2004
  • Excerpt: Jack the Ripper If a game developer is seeking a riveting mystery scenario, real life supplies some of the best. And without a doubt, one of the greatest historical who-done-its of all times, would be the macabre case of Jack the Ripper.
  • Read full review
Overall 6

PC Review - 'Jack the Ripper'

9 March 2004
  • Excerpt: Genre: Adventure Publisher: The Adventure Company Developer: Galilea Release Date: February 02, 2004 Jack the Ripper is a graphical adventure game produced by the aptly named Adventure Company and DreamCatcher developed the title.
  • Read full review
Overall 3

Expert Review

Adventure Gamers
18 February 2004
  • Conclusion: GameSpot’s user traffic rankings indicate that Jack the Ripper has garnered more attention on their website than any adventure game in years -- which is a true shame. This sort of linear, uninteresting, soulless adventure is emphatically best left in the past, and I hold out hope that we will see...
  • Read full review
Overall 6

Jack The Ripper

6 February 2004
  • Conclusion: So, what's Jack the Ripper all about? In a nutshell, it's about sitting through dialogues and following an occasionally riveting story as you track down a merciless killer on the loose.
  • Pros: Fairly intriguing storyline, solid characterization, authentic atmosphere, modest hardware requirements, solid voice acting;
  • Cons: Interface problems, often unchallenging and tedious gameplay, bugs, scant ambient sounds.
  • Read full review
Overall 8
Gameplay 8
Graphics 9
Sound 9

Jack The Ripper

31 January 2004
  • Excerpt: During the last few years of the nineteenth century a number of prostitutes were murdered in London. What made these killings especially mysterious was the grotesque nature, and the obviously excellent anatomical knowledge the killer possessed.
  • Read full review

Expert Review

4 October 2011
  • Conclusion: Ich kann für dieses Spiel eine reine Kaufempfehlung aussprechen. Wer schon die ersten Teile von Sherlock Holmes mochte, kann hier absolut keinen Fehler machen!
  • Read full review Translate to English
Overall 8

Review: "Sherlock Holmes jagt Jack the Ripper" (X360)

14 February 2010
  • Excerpt: Eine Schlagzeile in der Zeitung, ein Mordfall in der Umgebung, ein Fall für den bekannten Detektiv Sherlock Holmes und seinen Kompagnon James Watson. Worum es sich im neusten Fall des Duos dreht, lesen Sie in unserem Review.
  • Pros: Schwere und Anspruchsvolle Rätsel, Spannende Geschichte, Düstere und detailgetreue Umgebung
  • Cons: Langwieriges Herumlaufen bei verschiedenen Quests, Lange Textpassagen
  • Read full review Translate to English

Expert Review

17 January 2010
  • Conclusion: „Sherlock Holmes jagt Jack the Ripper“ ist ein tolles Adventure für zwischendurch. Die Rätsel sind abwechslungsreich und die düstere Atmosphäre stimmt ebenfalls. Schade, dass es grafisch einige Mängel gibt. Adventure-Fans können aber ohne Bedenken zugreifen.
  • Pros: Gameplay:, Multiplayer:, Grafik:, Sound:, GESAMT:
  • Cons: 77%, 65%, 80%, 74%
  • Read full review Translate to English
Next page >>