The Beast Within: A Gabriel Knight Mystery (1996)

Video Game  |  Horror, Drama, Mystery
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Shortly after moving to Rittersburg to take over duties as the lone "Schattenjager", Gabriel Knight is called by the townsfolk to investigate the killing of a child believed to be caused by... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Dean Erickson ...
Joanne Takahashi ...
Russell Mitchell ...
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Baron Garr Von Zell
Wolf Muser ...
Doktor Klingmann
Clabe Hartley ...
Preiss
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Von Aigner
Edmund L. Shaff ...
Hennemann
Andrea Helene ...
Gerde (as Andrea Martin)
Kay E. Kuter ...
Werner Huber
Nicholas Worth ...
Kriminal-Kommissar Leber
Fredrich Solms ...
Harald Übergrau
Etan Boritzer ...
Xaver
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Mrs. Smith
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Shortly after moving to Rittersburg to take over duties as the lone "Schattenjager", Gabriel Knight is called by the townsfolk to investigate the killing of a child believed to be caused by a werewolf. While Gabriel is away on the case, Grace Nakimura leaves New Orleans for Rittersburgh to conduct research and keep an eye on him. Grace soon learns that Gabriel's case goes back centuries and involves King Ludwig II. Meanwhile, Gabriel's investigation leads him to a small private hunting club, where he believes the culprit may be hiding. The two are pulled deeper into the horrific events, leading Grace out to stop the unrelenting nightmare and Gabriel in a fight for his very own soul. Written by Andrew Kasch <akasch@darkvortex.com>

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The character Gabriel Knight ranked #2 in Computer Gaming World's November 1996 listing of the 15 most memorable game heroes. See more »

Goofs

When Gabriel asks his lawyer about the "Koeniglich Bayrische Hofjagdloge" his pronunciation is so bad that not even German native speakers could understand a single word of it. However Gabriel's lawyer does, although he admits he never heard that term before. See more »

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[Introduction: Schloss Ritter, Rittersberg, Germany. Gabriel Knight has inherited Schloss Ritter, and now is in his study, typing]
Gabriel Knight: Out falls... Hrrummpph!
[Gabriel pats on his forehead in frustration. He hears a knock on the door]
Gabriel Knight: Come in.
Gerde: [enters, her voice trembling] Herr Knight... there are some people here to see you.
Gabriel Knight: Me?
Gerde: Ya. If you please come?
Gabriel Knight: What's goin' on? You've been acting strange all day.
Gerde: Please, just come. And don't forget your talisman. You must wear it always.
Gabriel Knight: [...]
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Follows Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers (1993) See more »

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Wonderful story! Excellent acting!
13 November 1999 | by (Seattle, WA) – See all my reviews

Even if you are not into computer adventure games, I assure you it's worth it to play this one so you could watch all those great FMV! Especially Peter Lucas as Von Glower! Trust me, it's you loss if you miss his performance as the charismatic baron. And the story itself is first class!


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