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Our Rating: ★★★★½ :: EXCEPTIONAL :: Read Our Full Review >>

The Last Express is a faithful conversion of the 1997 classic adventure game. It's hardly aged a day and is still quite fantastic.

What's New

- Fixed touch control issues
- Fully optimized for iPhone 5

App Description

Step aboard the 1914 Orient Express in this award-winning mystery adventure from Prince of Persia creator Jordan Mechner, now for the first time on iOS!

JULY, 1914. With Europe on the brink of war, the luxurious Orient Express departs Paris for Constantinople, plunging American doctor Robert Cath into a maelstrom of treachery, romance, and international intrigue.

The Last Express is a complete, faithful iOS version of the internationally-acclaimed 1997 PC classic.

GAME FEATURES:

- 20+ hours of game play
- Interact with 30+ characters who behave like actual people on a train -- moving about in real-time and conversing in their native languages
- Eavesdrop on conversations, sneak into compartments, and uncover clues
- Explore a richly detailed, historically accurate 3D recreation of the 1914 Orient Express
- Your actions affect other characters’ behavior, making every play-through different
- Rewind feature allows you to back up to any point in the story and choose a different course of action
- Playable in 5 languages: English, French, German, Italian and Spanish

EXCLUSIVE ADDITIONAL FEATURES ONLY FOR iOS:

- Unlock challenging achievements that test your sleuthing skills
- Dynamic, 3-tiered hint system created specifically for iOS
- 20 unlockable character biographies
- Unlock cinematics to replay at any time

**** Reviews ! 90% on Metacritic ****

"The Last Express is just one of those games that adventure fans, or just fans of a good story, need to play." 4/4 - Slide To Play

"A shining example of how deeply gameplay and storytelling can be intertwined" 5/5 - AppSpy

"It's a piece of videogame history and a shining example of what can be done to create an experience so much more immersive than the Heavy Rains of today." - 8/10, Destructoid

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“Exquisite design and a literary story. A thrilling ride.” – Newsweek

“The top adventure game… thumbs up by all ages and both genders.” – Family PC

“A masterpiece.” – Computer Games Strategy Plus

“Gripping… amazing… totally unique. The best adventure game I have ever played. Beautiful, skillfully crafted, and worth every penny and hour of your time.” – Games Domain Review

FOR MORE ABOUT THE LAST EXPRESS, VISIT:
http://www.facebook.com/lastexpress
facebook.com/dotemu
twitter.com/dotemu
youtube.com/dotemu
http://jordanmechner.com/

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

February 28, 2014 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
April 20, 2013 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
January 05, 2013 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
September 27, 2012 Initial Release

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