Frogwares, the producer responsible for the Sherlock Holmes series, has revealed that the next entry in series, Crimes & Punishments, will be released for the PS4. Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishment had already been announced for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.
Crimes & Punishments will include all the aspects of a typical Sherlock Holmes, the game will be split in 8 different cases, with players having to solve murder cases, investigate, and find the criminals. The game will also feature 14 new game mechanics and investigation techniques, that according to the producer, will give players the feeling of being Sherlock Holmes.
"Players will therefore be able to exploit the incredible gifts and talents for which he is renowned, such as his ability to guess the details of an individual's life simply by observing them, or to imagine and reconstruct a past event by studying the key features of a crime scenem," said Frogwares.
Crimes & Punishments will be the first game in the series to use Unreal Engine 3, which enables to deliver a much richer, immersive and detailed rendering of the environments and characters.
In addition to this reveal, 3 new screenshots have been released. Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments will be available in Early 2014 for PS4, PS3, PC and Xbox 360.