I-play Launches Agatha Christie: Dead Man’s Folly for the PC

October 19, 2009

I-play Launches Agatha Christie:
Dead Man’s Folly for the PC

The Third Title in the Series,
Dead Man’s Folly is Based on the Ingenious Story From Best-Selling Author of All
Time

I-play and Rights holder
International Rights Management (IRM), today announced Agatha Christie: Dead
Man’s Folly now available for PC download. Marking the third installment in the
franchise, Dead Man’s Folly is an interactive game based on Agatha Christie’s
wildly successful novel. Following suite of its predecessors, this title
promises to bring fans another thrilling mystery game in a series that has
already generated more than 27 million downloads since it first launched in
2007.

In Agatha Christie: Dead Man’s
Folly, players join Detective Hercule Poirot as a guest at the beautiful Nasse
House in the English countryside, as they take part in a thrilling mock-murder
game. In the most authentic Agatha Christie experience to date, players will
help uncover the possible motives leading to a buried secret through 48
challenging seek-and-find levels and 15 gorgeous locations. Players will uncover
clues, solve complex puzzles and reveal the truth behind a devious scheme.

"Following the success of Death of
the Nile (Casual Connect Game of the Year, 2007) and Peril at End House, Dead
Man’s Folly is sure to bring another Queen of Crime’s classic tale to life,"
said Don Ryan, chief operating officer at Oberon Media. "Reaching more than 27
millions downloads; the Agatha Christie PC game series delivers pure suspense
and mystery to fans worldwide."

Oberon Games has again worked with
Interactive Rights Management (IRM) and Agatha Christie Ltd, to create this game
and bring it to audiences around the world. Megan Goodwin-Patel, Joint Managing
Director of IRM, adds: "We’re excited to be launching another great Christie
game which not only rewards players with its entertaining hidden object
challenges but also has the additional intrigue of solving a beautifully
constructed plot."

-Mathew Prichard, Chairman of Agatha
Christie Ltd, and Agatha Christie’s grandson, comments: "Dead Man’s Folly has
been beautifully adapted as a PC game and I’m sure will provide hours of
entertainment for fans and those new to Agatha Christie alike."

Agatha Christie is the best-selling
author of all time. She has sold over two billion books worldwide and has been
translated into over 45 languages. In a writing career that spanned more than
half a century, Agatha Christie wrote eighty novels and short story collections.
She also wrote over a dozen plays, including The Mousetrap, which is now the
longest running play in theatrical history.

For more information on the
Agatha Christie: Dead Man’s Folly game series please visit:


http://www.iplay.com/DeadMansFolly