Eschewing the normal linear nature of full-motion-video games, Murderous Muses instead offers up a randomized world where players can put their investigative and puzzle-cracking skills to the test to solve a different murder mystery every time.
The infinitely replayable whodunit Murderous Muses by indie developers D’Avekki Studios has released today on Steam (PC/Mac), Xbox One, X|S, and PlayStation 4/5. Murderous Muses is coming to Switch on May 11 and will be available to pre-order from April 27. Mixing Cluedo-style deduction with layers of narrative, Murderous Muses invites players to solve and re-solve the murder of controversial artist Mordechai Grey. The murderer is chosen at random at the start of each game and each new playthrough is procedurally generated, ensuring that no two players experience the game in exactly the same way (unless they input the same … Continue reading D’Avekki Studios Supernatural Mystery Murderous Muses Releases Today
Indie developers D’Avekki Studios are thrilled to unveil the trailer for Murderous Muses, their infinitely replayable whodunit which launches on Steam, Xbox and Playstation on April 12th. Murderous Muses challenges players to outsmart a haunted art gallery to solve a sinister murder. Unlike most narrative games, Muses can be played again and again, and features procedurally generated galleries, puzzles and murders that can only be solved by deduction. As well as peeling back the multi-layered story, gamers can keep playing to improve their run times and scores. The seed-based generation system also allows sleuths to share and compare stats with … Continue reading D’Avekki Studios Unveils Trailer for Their Upcoming Supernatural Mystery Murderous Muses
Indie videogame developer D’Avekki Studios is proud to announce the publication this week of the full, unedited scripts for their interactive FMV-TV game, Dark Nights with Poe and Munro, in paperback and ebook format on Amazon. First released in 2020, Dark Nights with Poe and Munro is a videogame anthology of six supernatural tales about late night radio hosts John ‘Poe’ Pope and Ellis Munro. Players control the action using “hotspot” decision points and the episodes can be replayed in any order to uncover different story paths and multiple endings. Editor’s Note: Check out our GiN review of the Dark … Continue reading D’Avekki Studios Announces Paperback and Ebook Versions of Dark Nights With Poe and Munro – The Original Scripts
Develop:Brighton Indie Showcase finalists D’Avekki Studios, best known for games consisting entirely of Full Motion Video, have today revealed their next game will be an infinitely replayable murder mystery set in a procedurally generated 3D art gallery. Murderous Muses lets players explore a cursed gallery where mysterious rooms appear at night and portraits come to life – exposing conversations and events that took place before the murder of controversial artist Mordechai Grey. “It’s been a lifelong dream to create an FMV adventure in a 3D environment, ever since playing Under a Killing Moon and Phantasmagoria in the 90s,” said D’Avekki … Continue reading D’Avekki Studios Announces Murderous Muses, Procedurally Generated Art Gallery Mystery
Set up like a television series, the Dark Nights With Poe and Munro game follows two charismatic radio hosts as they fumble through some strange and at times unsettling supernatural mysteries while also building up their relationship and trying to stay alive.
With a perfect blend of campy and cool, the Dark Nights with Poe and Munro game plays more like a television show than a videogame. Sort of like the X-Files, Dark Nights will whet your appetite for the weird and haunted.