Lord Winklebottom Investigates, a detective game originally announced for the Nintendo Switch and PC platforms, received a total of approximately £12,000 in funding through Cave Monsters’ Kickstarter campaign.
The point-and-click adventure will now be available on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in 2022, as well as the PC. It’s also a positive development. Who would want to miss out on the opportunity to become a giraffe detective and discover the mysteries of the animal kingdom?
Are you perplexed as to how this is all going to play out? There’s nothing to worry about. Check out the announcement trailer for Lord Winklebottom Investigates, which was released earlier this year.
The hippo wearing a bowler hat and holding a teacup makes it worth your time to watch:
Despite the traditionally serious tone of detective-centric works, as indicated by the original announcement video, Lord Winklebottom Investigates injects a sense of levity into the proceedings.
The magnificent hand-drawn art style of the game, which appears to flawlessly represent the roaring 1920s environment, serves to further solidify the game’s more fascinating aspects.
Sir Lord Winklebottom is an internationally acclaimed private investigator who is invited to a remote island.
It doesn’t take long for the mystery to begin to unfold, as Lord Winklebottom is swiftly confronted with the most difficult case of his professional life.
A tragic murder has taken place, and the giraffe detective and his buddy Dr. Frumple must work together in a race against time to apprehend the perpetrator of their friend’s death.
The answer is yes, if this seems like the perfect blend between Sherlock Holmes and Agatha Christie’s novels, you’re absolutely correct.
According to Charlotte Sutherland, the creator of Lord Winklebottom Investigates, who formerly worked at Sumo Digital on LittleBigPlanet 3, was highly influenced by these works, as well as the Paul Temple mysteries are written by author Francis Durbridge, when developing the game.
When you consider that the narrative’s stars are anthropomorphic animals, it’s evident that this escapade takes things on a completely different path.
Aside from the 2022 launch window, there are no more facts available about the publication date of Lord Winklebottom Investigates.
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