Detective Investigations

Detective Investigations

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Prove your detective skills and crack unsolved cases in this new detective-themed hidden object game! Investigate intricate crimes, hunt for evidence, examine clues, interrogate the suspects and witnesses to find and arrest the criminals. The guilty will be punished, the innocent will be cleared of blame and justice will prevail!

  • Hundreds of breathtaking locations
  • Thousands of hidden objects
  • Excellent graphics
  • Intriguing plot

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Game System Requirements:

  • OS: Windows 7/Windows 8/Windows 10
  • CPU: 1.0 GHz
  • RAM: 512 MB
  • DirectX: 9.0
  • Hard Drive: 958 MB

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Detective Investigations is rated 1.4 out of 5 by 19.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I liked it! Don't listen to the naysayers. Give it a try for yourself. Because of the negative reviews, I was curious and thought I would give the demo a try. I enjoyed the game. Am thinking of buying it. Yes, some of the words weren't translated well, but that was part of the charm and fun, honestly. Laughing at some of the dialogue. The hidden object and mini games were also enjoyable.
Date published: 2020-09-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Give It A Try -- I Enjoyed the Game The Good and The Not So Good About This Game. If you depend on voice over, you will be disappointed, you have to read the dialogue. This works for me because I watch a lot of international movies and you have to read the dialogue. If you depend on sound, you might pass on this game. The HO scenes are short and the visual are not that great, but the good news is that if you play in relaxed mood, you get 5 hints, expert, you get one. I enjoyed the story-line, Your are a detective and you work through cases to solve the crimes. Once you complete all the scenes for a case, you then have to select who to arrest. This requires you to remember some of the evidence. So, while not really challenge, it's different and I like different.
Date published: 2020-08-31
Rated 2 out of 5 by from hidden object is any one else having problems with getting thru the instution IM at a spot that will not open just keeps spinning and saying loading
Date published: 2020-09-04
Rated 2 out of 5 by from The translations are the best part of the game I wasn't even going to try the demo when I read all of the awful reviews, but then I had to see for myself. First, the hidden object scenes and mini games require little to no effort to complete. They are the easiest I've ever played. The storyline is absurd at times, but the translations are worth hanging in there for. They are hilariously bad. I can't recommend anyone spend their money on this one though.
Date published: 2020-09-08
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Dismal This must be one of the most boring games EVER published. The authors obviously do not have English as a 1st language as some of the errors in translation are appalling. The "analyse" sequences are a great way to waste time and why do they exist anyway. Please Big Fish bin this one before your reputation suffers......badly.
Date published: 2020-09-01
Rated 1 out of 5 by from AT BARE MINIMUM INVEST IN A TRANSLATOR SO THE PAGES & PAGES OF DIALOG MAKES SENSE! Detective Investigations is brought to us by the same developers who brought us a similar hidden object investigative series called Secret Investigations so obviously they didn't put a whole lot of thought into this game if they didn't bother to come up with a title that was noticeably different. You start out with a tutorial that explains most of the features, how you must "investigate" each scene by finding listed objects as quickly as possible. It forces you to use a Hint so it can show you how to use the hint in case you don't know how to click a hint button? It tells you that the quicker you find objects the higher the index bar raises to earn more points to help you achieve percentages of stars until you earn all 5 stars which will allow you to solve the case (and move on to the next crime) You can scan over a listed item to see a picture of the item (which takes several seconds to completely materalize) and one item in every scene is an inventory item that goes into your inventory bar and must be used interactively in the scene such as a palette which is used on a blank canvas to paint a picture. What the tutorial doesn't explain is that you can change the difficulty mode at the top of the screen between a Relaxed Mode which gives you 5 Hints per level, allows you to skip mini-games, and gives you double the rewards for completing the scene. Otherwise, you will be playing in an Expert Mode which only gives you one Hint per level (you can purchase 5 hints at a time for 20 Diamonds which are earned playing HO levels) the mini-games will cost diamonds to skip, and you receive normal rewards for completing the scenes. You are tasked with finding the same objects in the same scenes over and over as you search for clues to various crimes. As you find evidence, you must endure "analyzing" the evidence which basically means you watch a fingerprint scanner or similar device for about 30 seconds before playing a cheesy mini-game of brushing dust off of a paper or putting torn scraps of paper together. This isn't the painful part, the painful part is reading pages and pages of dialog as the detective tells you all her thoughts and shares the evidence findings with you, her new partner...oh, but if you have a sense of humor, this IS the interesting part as well folks, here are a few examples of the developer's translation fails: "I can see even without the forensic examination that the victim is wearing not his suit" "As you see there's car dump and our car repair shop nearby" "Everything was well. I think I can't help you" "Maybe it's my intuition, maybe the policeman flair but I feel that Mr. Cave hides something. "This motel wing is closed for a long time o and nobody lodges there." "I'll tell you the truth, yes I let the woman on a large SUV to lodge in the closed wing for cash" "But if you find somewhere its trace let me know so I'll compare the print with the tire" I stopped reading the dialog at this point, though admittedly, I was cracking up that a woman was "on" the SUV which was "on" the dump and the maid was making cash on the side by renting out rooms in the closed portion of a motel and no one seemed to notice...were they told to sneak out before daybreak...did they park their cars on the dump?
Date published: 2020-08-31
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not Sure Where to Begin... HO's are one of my favorite type of games, so I was ready to buy, but decided to try the demo first. WOW! The dialogue was so bad it was painful to read. Some of the dialogue didn't make sense, which detracted from the story line. Most of the objects were easy to find, but some were almost impossible to locate as they were a little out of focus. Try it for yourself.
Date published: 2020-08-31
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Bigfish games. Where are the good ones? I have been a Bigfish fan for a lot of years now, but I am finding it harder and harder to find games that I enjoy. Is there new management involved? If there is, something needs to be done. I look every day to check out the new games and I am becoming more and more disappointed in the choices. I like games that are fun, intelligent and challenging. Lately, there has been less of this.
Date published: 2020-08-31
Rated 1 out of 5 by from What is this? This game is SO BAD I cant believe BF would even offer it. What has happened to BF. Something has changed an not for the better. I had to give a rating but it deserves a Zero across the board.
Date published: 2020-08-31
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Boring Don't waste your money this game is boring. The graphics are from the 1990's. The puzzle a infant could solve
Date published: 2020-08-31
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