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Detective Case and Clown Bot in Murder in the Hotel
Lisbon as just entered the pre-orders stage! Still with no
launch date but with an official sale price of 9.99€ / 9.99$ /
9.99£, Murder in the Hotel Lisbon can now be pre-ordered.
Until the end of September we will offer a
40% discount on all pre-orders made on our
website. Isn’t it awesome? Hum?
And with the start of pre-orders, our website was also updated
with a new picture galley, character designs, story and gameplay
mechanics. The first trailer was also officially launched in
English and Portuguese.
For all of those that want to see the game launched on Steam, a
Steam Greenlight campaign to gather votes has just started.
English trailer -
Portuguese trailer -
Steam Greenlight -
Passion, humor, mystery, horror and drama!
A videogame for Windows, Mac e Linux
A strange murder has occurred in the
Hotel Lisbon, a man committed suicide with 14
stabs to the back while at the same time he peacefully drank his
coffee. This case with contradictory facts was too complex for
Policeman Garcia to solve, so he decided to hire the only detective
duo in town capable of solving it: the mythical
Detective Case and the unmistakable
Murder in the Hotel Lisbon is a videogame inspired by the
classic point and click adventures from the 80’s and
90’s. It adopts these eras characteristically design and it
is built using only the pixel art technique. The game itself runs
at a native resolution of 256x192, the same resolution used by the
old ZX Spectrum 48k and most recently by the Nintendo DS.
With the mythical
Detective Case, also known as the world worst
detective, a man so rough and rude that his witnesses would rather
be run over by a slow moving freight train than to be questioned by
And the hilarious
Clown Bot who, although he works as a Detective
Case’s sidekick, he hopes in reality that one day he will get
a job as a circus clown. Unfortunately, and no matter how many
applications he sends, no circus will ever accept a clown that is
afraid of children. He never sleeps, so besides working by day as a
sidekick, he also works by night as a stand-up comedian in a local
bar. People say that he is a joke machine.
Nerd Monkeys® is a new videogame company focused on original
and innovative multi-platform videogames.
Nerd Monkeys® was founded by
Filipe Duarte Pina
Filipe Duarte Pina was one of the co-founders at Seed Studios,
where he produced games like "
ToyShop Tycoon" for the
NintendoDS and "
Under Siege™" for the
Filipe Duarte Pina - Director, Author, Artist
He was one of the owner and co-founder at Seed Studios. In this
first project he mostly works as the director. Besides writing the
script, Filipe will also keep the concept of the project coherent
and at the same time allowing everyone in the team to implement
their own ideas. He'll also do some pixel art whenever needed.
Diogo Vasconcelos - Producer, Accounting, Manager
Currently the owner of a video-game collector store called
PressPlay and two other niche product stores.
Guarantees we have everything needed to execute the project. He
also manages the company in stuff like accounting, web site,