Focus Home Interactiveがリリースするシャーロック・ホームズシリーズの最新作，「Sherlock Holmes vs. Jack the Ripper」のデモ版を4GamerにUpした。今度の敵は，タイトルにもあるように「切り裂きジャック」。ビクトリア朝のロンドンを舞台に，歴史の闇に消えた実在の連続殺人犯を，ホームズの名推理が追い詰めるのだ。
The year is 1888, and the setting is London's Whitechapel area, where a horrible series of crimes has taken place in this East End district. The bodies of several women who have suffered horrible mutilations have been found. The police have been having a hard time finding a serious lead as the murders continue, creating paranoia and terror in the streets. Sherlock Holmes sets out to find clues in the dark, gloomy streets of Whitechapel, following a macabre trail of the one that the press calls Jack the Ripper. During this terrifying adventure, Sherlock will attempt to shed some light on the mystery that shrouds the identity and motive of the one who hides behind this terrifying nickname.
Focus Home Interactive released this playable demo of Sherlock Holmes vs. Jack the Ripper, the mystery adventure game that allows you to take on the role of the greatest detective of all in the London of 1888. The demo lets you play at the very beginning of the game where you'll witness Jack the Ripper's first murder.
Sherlock Holmes is back with probably the series’ most terrifying investigation. Take on the role of master sleuth Sherlock Holmes as you venture into the dark, grim streets of London searching for the macabre trail of… Jack the Ripper.
Focus Home Interactive has released a playble demo of Sherlock Holmes vs. Jack the Ripper, allowing you to try out the English version of the latest adventure game developed by Frogwares Studio and scheduled to be available for PC in May 2009 - the Xbox 360 version will be released later this year.