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Territory Date Publisher
Worldwide August 1 2006 Wadjet Eye Games

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The Shivah
Developed By: Wadjet Eye Games
Platform: PC


Game Description:
Russell Stone works as a Jewish Rabbi at a poor synagogue in New York City. He is a devout man with a problem. Membership is way down and he lacks the funds to keep his synagogue open. Things are looking very bleak, and he has grown progressively more cynical and bitter with the passage of time. Just as he is on the verge of packing it all in, he receives some interesting news. A former member of his congregation has died and left the Rabbi a significant amount of money. A blessing? Or the start of something far more sinister? Can Rabbi Stone just accept the money and move on? His conscience says no. Step into his shoes as he travels all over Manhattan in his attempt to uncover the truth.

Review
Our Verdict: With the DVD-style extras, voice acting and excellent story, it's very easy to justify spending $5 on what was already an excellent freeware title.

Updates about this game
14 Nov
Oy vey! The Shivah: Kosher Edition coming to PC and iOS

Game will release Nov 21 with revamped graphics; PC demo and preorder special available now


Game Information
Platform PC
Perspective Third-Person
Control Point-and-click
Gameplay Investigative
Genre Mystery
Theme Psychological
Graphic Style Illustrated realism
Presentation -
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media CD, Internet download

 

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Originally released as a freeware adventure before being enhanced and re-released as a commercial project.


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The Shivah

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