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The Last Express

Developer Release Year Platforms
Smoking Car Productions 1997 Mac, PC

It's 1914. The world is on the brink of war, and this train could push it over the edge. You are Robert Cath, an American urgently summoned by your old friend Tyler Whitney to join him aboard the Paris-Constantinople express, departing 24 July. Arriving late, you discover something has gone terribly wrong. Now you must untangle a complex web of political intrigue, suspense, romance, and betrayal. Every move you make could bring you closer to the truth... or your own demise. Bon voyage.


Articles

The Last Express review

4.5 stars: "A superb game that excels in just about every area, held back only by one or two notable flaws or a collection of smaller ones that prevent the game from earning full marks."

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Updates
13 Jan
Last Express makes new stop at DotEmu.com
Jordan Mechner classic now available for DRM-free purchase and download
14 Aug
Screenplay fragment to unreleased Last Express prequel unboarded
Series creator Jordan Mechner offers first draft of "Red Serpent" online

Game Information
Platform Mac, PC
Perspective First-Person
Control Point-and-click
Gameplay Investigative
Genre Mystery
Theme Cloak and dagger, Historical, Romance, Spy
Graphic Style Stylized art
Presentation Slideshow
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags Game-over events
Media CD

 

Big Fish Games
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Product Details

System Requirements
PC:
DOS 6.0 or higher; Windows 95
66 MHz 486 DX/2 processor (60 MHz Pentium recommended)
8 MB RAM (16 MB recommended)
35 MB hard disk space
4x CD-ROM drive

Mac:
System 7.1.2 or higher
PowerMac
16 MB RAM
Double speed CD-ROM drive (4x recommended)
35 MB hard disk space

Screenshots

Videos

The Last Express

trailer
Aug 28, 2012


Where To Buy

The Last Express

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Releases
Worldwide 1997 Brøderbund

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