The first ever interactive 3D movie * Play the main character in a truly immersive experience using the 3DS camera * 1960's realistic art using the power of the 3DS * A variety of 150 puzzles, classic and 3D puzzles * Player performance tracking for the puzzles James Noir's Hollywood Crimes for Nintendo 3DS makes you the main character in a mind-twisting puzzle adventure in an interactive 3D world! Live the thrill of mastering tailor-made mind games as you solve over 140 intriguing puzzles to solve a deadly mystery. The game takes place inside a TV game show, where you are a participant. As you play, you discover a series of murders and a diabolical criminal mastermind that is manipulating and defying you at every turn. Everyone on the set of the show is in danger - especially you! Solving the puzzles left by the killer at every crime scene is the only way to clear your name and to uncover his identity before it's too late! Be the main character of a mind-twisting murder mystery in James Noir's Hollywood Crimes for Nintendo 3DS. In this unique release that harnesses the power and functionality of the 3DS, you must solve more than 150 puzzles to find a diabolical criminal mastermind. Additional features include: an interactive 3D movie game mechanic, 1960s era art direction, 40 fun mini-games and accelerometer integration into actions and puzzles. A Murder Mystery Where You're the One Being Played James Noir's Hollywood Crimes for the Nintendo 3DS system makes you the main character in a mind-twisting puzzle adventure in an interactive 3D world. Live the thrill of mastering tailor-made mind games as you solve over 150 intriguing puzzles to solve a deadly mystery. The game takes place inside a TV game show, where you are a participant. As you play, you discover a series of murders and a diabolical criminal mastermind that is manipulating and defying you at every turn. Everyone on the set of the show is in danger - especially you. Solving the puzzles left by the killer at every crime scene is the only way to clear your name and to uncover his identity before it's too late. A unique 1960s era Hollywood environment. View larger. Interactive 3D movie format. View larger. Nintendo 3DS Nintendo 3DS is a groundbreaking hardware release that brings 3D gaming to the handheld market for the first time. The fourth major release in the DS product line, the Nintendo 3DS utilizes 3D Slider functionality and an improved top LCD display to present a glasses-free 3D effect in compatible games, while giving players the option to moderate the effect as they see fit. Taken together with additional features including full analog control in 3D game environments, motion and gyro sensors that transfer the movements of the handheld into the game, 3D camera functionality, an adjustable stylus and full backwards compatibility to all Nintendo DS games and you have not only a must-have system, but a revolution in handheld gaming. Key Game Features First ever interactive 3D movie Play the Main Character and Live a Real Immersion Through the Nintendo 3DS Camera The criminal mastermind provokes you by using your own private details The crime scene clues and the storyline are strangely familiar 1960s realistic art using the power of the Nintendo 3DS Appealing and trend-worthy art direction that puts you back in the best of the 60s - luxurious settings and a dashing crime-busting partner The game alternates between the 60s TV game show setting and the mystery investigation A variety of 150 puzzles, classic and 3D puzzles using the Top Screen Puzzles cover a range of classic types: Images, Wordplay, Numbers, Drawing, Shapes and Colors, Tiling Puzzles, Grids, Problem solving, Labyrinth, Physics Also play a range of 40 fun mini-games Use the accelerometer through actions and puzzles Player performance tracking for the puzzles All puzzles adapt to your ongoing performance through difficulty level Make your selection of puzzles to solve at each crime scene The killer will track your selection and performance so that as you progress the difficulty will adjust to challenge and entertain Additional Screenshots
I will admit that I haven't made it very far in this game, but that's probably due to how annoying it is. Let me first say that I *love* puzzle and mystery games. I have a pretty varied collection on the DS, so when I saw this title available for the 3DS I jumped on it. The premise is sound, but the way they went about it is terrible. The chintzy animation is just distracting. The developer seems to have used stop animation to save space on the cartridge (or something). When someone talks it looks lik..
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With the new 3D features of the Nintendo 3DS, puzzle games take on a new life. Hollywood Crimes is the first example of this feature. As far as a puzzle game goes this game is great. What brings down my rating is the severely short story line and the lack of any replay value once the game is finished. One play through gets you most of the puzzles, and those you didn't play are probably a variant of the ones you did.