A charmingly low-res point-and-click adventure by the team behind rabbi detective story The Shivah. You%26rsquo;re a neurotic New York book reviewer - until you start seeing a friendly ghost named Joey.
Sample puzzle: a security guard is bothered by a flickering light. LOOK AT: Fuse Box. %26ldquo;Judging by the way the lights are flickering, it must be broken.%26rdquo; USE: Fuse Box. %26ldquo;I need a key.%26rdquo; LOOK AT: keys. %26ldquo;One of them is labelled %26lsquo;FB%26rsquo; - I guess that stands for Fuse Box.%26rdquo; TAKE: keys. %26ldquo;I don%26rsquo;t need any of these.%26rdquo; USE: fist ON: keyboard.
The real solution is to walk around a lamppost to confuse a dog, but lovingly-drawn New York backdrops go some way towards rescuing the painful puzzles. The Blackwell Legacy is availablehere for $15.