Frogwares has released the first in-engine trailer for Sherlock Holmes The Awakened Remake. In addition, the team has launched a Kickstarter campaign in order to fund this new Sherlock Holmes game.
Sherlock Holmes The Awakened is a dark, HP Lovecraft-inspired story infused with the narrative arc of a young Sherlock Holmes taking on his first big case once he settled in London.
Here are all the key features of this upcoming remake.
- All new graphics and asset models
- New animations
- New cutscenes
- Additional investigation gameplay mechanics
- Rewriting the story to connect with the case from The Awakened to a younger Sherlock
- Amplifying the story behind how Watson and Holmes came to be so close
- Case story rewrites
- Additional side quests
- New English voice over recordings and translations into multiple languages
- UI overall haul
- Change to 3rd person perspective camera
- Additional quality of life features
There is currently no ETA on when Sherlock Holmes The Awakened will come out.