The world-famous Agatha Christie mystery novel is given the point-and-click adventure game treatment. With some new twists and turns added in, the player takes the role of new character Antoinette Marceau. Aboard the luxurious Orient Express, sinister American businessman Mr. Ratchett has a dark secret. In the morning, the train is snowbound and Ratchett is found murdered. Antoinette acts as assistant detective to Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot, as he is confined to bed with a sprained ankle... Written by
Did You Know?
In a scene early in the game, two characters in the dining car are conversing. As the train heads into a tunnel, the word "Froy" appears on the window beside them. This is a reference to another mystery set aboard a train, Alfred Hitchcock's The Lady Vanishes
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[after the train stops, and Monsieur Poirot has injured his ankle
You have sprained your ankle!
It is not I who has sprained my ankle, Madmoiselle! It is the train who has sprained my ankle. I hold none of you at fault!