PARIS – September 14, 2012 –A violent snow storm continues to rage over London and Sherlock Holmes is on the case of this strange phenomenon.
Sherlock Holmes and the Mystery of the Frozen City, the famous detective’s newest adventure designed exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS, reveals more details in a new series of images today. Sherlock Holmes has his trusty friend, Doctor Watson, helping him on this very special case, to discover who or what has unleashed the storm that is paralyzing England’s capital city. One thing is certain: this storm is nothing natural, and Sherlock is determined to prove it!
Explore amazing environments, meet and interrogate a cast of colorful characters, and examine objects and clues to discover the evidence needed to solve this incredible case. Many original puzzles and brain-teasers will put Sherlock’s investigation skills to the test, ultimately unveiling the truth behind the Mystery of the Frozen City!
Sherlock Holmes and the Mystery of the Frozen City will be released on Nintendo 3DS at the end of October 2012.
About Focus Home Interactive
Founded in 1996, Focus Home Interactive is an independent French publisher based near Paris, France. Known for the quality, diversity and originality of its catalogue, Focus has published and distributed original titles that have become benchmark titles worldwide — such as Blood Bowl, Sherlock Holmes, TrackMania, Runaway and also Cities XL and Cycling Manager.
In 2011, Focus will publish important games such as A Game Of Thrones – Genesis, a strategy game adapted from the bestseller novels “Game Of Thrones” by George R.R. Martin, The Next BIG Thing, a great adventure game by the creators of Runaway, The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Confrontation and also the official video game of Le Tour de France.
Created in 2000, Frogwares is an independent development studio specialized in adventure video games and located in Ukraine. Thanks to a talented team of 45 artists and programmers, Frogwares realizes quality games to please adventure fans and has alternated the production of games based upon inquiry and discovery, with high licenses such as the award-winning Sherlock Holmes, Jules Verne and now Dracula. The graphic quality, the technical innovation and the incredible ability to create environments and atmospheres are the spearheads their titles.
Erin Fan, TriplePoint for Focus Home Interactive