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The elementary future of interactive books, Watson!

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“SHERLOCK: Interactive Adventure” available on the App Store
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Editor's review Page 1 of 3

Published 19 Mar 2014

Everyone loves Sherlock Holmes adventures. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's timeless adventures sit alongside Agatha Christie as doyens of the murder mystery. The character has been played by everyone from Basil Rathbone and Robert Downey Jr on the big screen to Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller on tv and the stories are as brilliant as anything seen on CSI or SVU. Now Holmes takes on a brand new adventure inside this beautiful, next generation interactive book application for iOS. As the byline says, it will make you look at interactive books in a whole new light.
SHERLOCK: Interactive Adventure is a brand new project that offers a unique interpretation of Conan Doyle’s 1891 novel, "The Adventure of the Red-Headed League." However, rather than it being just another iDevice version of the original book, this app is the first of its kind to combine a book and an audiobook while neatly incorporating historical research, an illustrated encyclopedia and film clips as well as gorgeous video game elements. The adventure is set in its true location in the latter part of the 19th Century and features all the protagonists and supporting cast from the original story. Unlike a simple e-book re-reading, the app features dozens of items of evidence for you to discover and is beautifully recreated with the creaks and thuds of everyday life including the rustle of the wind and an omnibus going past - all embellished with entrancing music chosen specifically for every scene. You will find notes...