1954: Alcatraz

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Based on 7 expert reviews
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Expert reviews and ratings

By Gaming Nexus on 88

An innovative approach the adds a degree of non-linearity to the game play combined with a compelling story line and great visuals make Daedalic's Alcatraz 1954 a game that is hard to walk away...

By Expert Reviews on 100

Mature writing and meaningful decisions make this point and click adventure a joy to...

By HardcoreGamer on 50

I wish there were something interesting to say about this game’s failures, but they just amount to plain, old-fashioned bad craftsmanship. Still, at least Daedalic finally has an adventure to their name with a competent (though by no means great) English script.

By Strategy Informer on 65

Whilst 1954 Alcatraz does certain things very well, it too often lets itself down. Compared to Daedalic's other offerings, here is a game which angles a much more mature approach, touching upon issues of love, lust, sexuality, relationships,...

International Review By xgn.nl on 60

In het spel volg je de poging tot ontsnapping van Joe, met de hulp van zijn vrouw Christine. Dat doen ze echter apart van elkaar, aangezien Joe in de gevangenis zit en Christine bezig is met een plan om naar Mexico te vluchten – waar Joe later kan...

International Review By Skillpoint on 60

Ibland snubblar man över små guldklimpar man inte visste ens existerade. Det händer ganska ofta i den relativt undanskymda peka-och-klicka-delen av äventyrsgenren och det hände mig för en vecka sedan igen. Även den gången var det den tyska utvecklaren...

International Review By Computer Bild on 77

Der tolle Ansatz und die dichte Atmosphäre leiden vor allem unter der grafischen Umsetzung. Aber: In „1954 Alcatraz“ erwartet Sie ein richtiger Krimi – Sie fühlen sich in San Francisco wie ein Privatdetektiv mit Trenchcoat und Hut. Echte Liebe hilft...

International Review By nrsgamers.it on

Ambientata a metà anni '50 in pieno periodo Beat, questa avventura ci ripropone il sistema “punta-e-clicca” che si affermò negli anni '90. Scopriamo insieme con quali risultati.Joe e Christine sono marito e moglie, una coppia mista, afroamericano lui...