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In a neo-noir post-WWIII future, an old man hires Tex Murphy, a witty mellow private detective, to find his friend, a former government scientist. The clues lead Tex to a serial killer, NSA and an ominous project called Pandora.

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Adrian Carr

Writers:

Aaron Conners (novel), Aaron Conners (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Chris Jones Chris Jones ... Tex Murphy
Barry Corbin ... Jackson Cross
Kevin McCarthy ... Gordon Fitzpatrick
Tanya Roberts ... Regan Madsen
John Agar ... Thomas Malloy
Suzanne Barnes Suzanne Barnes ... Chelsee Bando
Nicole Tindall ... Emily Sue Patterson / Luci Luv
Bill Bradshaw ... Archie Ellis
Sterling Brimley Sterling Brimley ... Elijah Witt
Cat Hammons ... Lucia Pernell
Kevin Jones Kevin Jones ... Mac Malden
Randall Edwards Randall Edwards ... Louie LaMintz
Douglas Vandegrift Douglas Vandegrift ... Rook Garner
Curley Green Curley Green ... Zack Williams
John Timmons John Timmons ... Nilo Paglio
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Storyline

In a neo-noir post-WWIII future, an old man hires Tex Murphy, a witty mellow private detective, to find his friend, a former government scientist. The clues lead Tex to a serial killer, NSA and an ominous project called Pandora.

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Official Sites:

Access Software

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 July 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tex Murphy: The Pandora Directive See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Access Software Inc. See more »
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color
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Goofs

As Tex finds the Cosmic Connection magazine, he recalls that he had a conversation with Fitz about the magazine, but no such conversation occurs within the game. See more »

Quotes

Tex Murphy: Between my wedding ring and this picture of my ex-wife, Sylvia, I will never ever forget that women are alien creatures, capable of great destruction.
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Connections

References Under a Killing Moon (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Tex's Lament
Performed by Richie Havens
Produced by Bernard Fox
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Best Adventure Game Ever
14 February 2001 | by mephiztoSee all my reviews

I think that this is the best computer game ever made. It was very hard to stop playing this game when once started. Really liked this game because of the great story. This is absolutly a game for people who like mystery and adventure. A lot of great puzzles also, so you have to use your brain very much.

You play as a P.I named Tex Murphy in the year 2042(or something like that). You're hired to find a man named Thomas Malloy... but that is just the beginning...everything becomes more complicated than that...


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