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1893: A World's Fair Mystery

1893: A World's Fair Mystery is an interactive fiction game developed by the American studio Illuminated Lantern and released in 2002. Set during the Chicago World's Columbian Exposition of 1893, the game combines historical fiction with mystery-solving gameplay.
In 1893: A World's Fair Mystery, players take on the role of a detective investigating a series of crimes that occur during the World's Fair. The game features a richly detailed recreation of the fairgrounds, including many of the iconic buildings and exhibits that were present at the real event.
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1893: A World's Fair Mystery review

Quandary (2003): "The actual game is fun and the puzzles are interesting although it is an extremely large gameworld and it's easy to get lost. Getting lost, however, isn't such a bad thing because you get to see more as you find your way around. It's only a problem (or a challenge) if you are trying to arrive at a particular place at an appointed time (i.e. to meet someone) because the game includes a 'clock' that advances incrementally as you perform actions."

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Status: abandonware
Input: mouse, keyboard
Distributed on: cd-rom
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