Witness, The (Retail Box) (Atari 8-Bit, 5 1/4" Disk) Infocom - 1983 USA, Canada Release
Witness, The (Retail Box)
|Media||5 1/4" Disk|
|Category(s)||Entertainment, Adventure, Text, Text Mystery|
|Country of Origin||United States of America|
Description from the packaging.
Somebody's going to take the deep six!
You've got a bird's-eye lowdown on the caper... and 12 hours to crack the case.
February 1938, Los Angeles.
FDR's New Deal is finally rolling. Hitler's rolling, too; this time through Austria. But as Chief Detective for a quiet burgh on the outskirts of L.A., you've got other fish to fry.
One gilt-edged society dame is dead. And now it looks like some two-bit grifter is putting the screws to her multi-millionaire old man. Then you step in, and the shakedown turns ugly. You're left with a stiff and a race against the clock to nail your suspect..unless you get nailed first!
Nobody said a sordid family affair like this was going to be a cinch. Everyone from the knock-out heiress to the poker-faced butler may end up in the slammer before it's over. Ahead of you is a Gordian knot of motives and alibis. And the only testimony you can trust is that of your own eyes- because you are The Witness.
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