Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened

Sherlock Holmes The Awakened has gone gold and has been given a release date of April 11th, 2023. The game is a remake of the 2006 game and has a young Sherlock Holmes and Watson face off against an Eldritch god-obsessed cult who wishes to bring about a “World-altering” prophecy.

If you would like to know more about the game, we have the official press release and trailer below.


It Seems We’re Golden Mr Holmes | Sherlock Holmes The Awakened Goes Gold + Release Date Announced (11 April, 2023)

A new trailer along with details of price and preorders go live

6 March, 2023 – Kyiv, Ukraine + Dublin, Ireland | Ukrainian developer Frogwares can now confirm that Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened has gone gold and the team can focus on preparing the game for release on multiple platforms.

With the game content complete and playable from start to finish, the team felt confident to also set a release date – April 11, 2023. To mark the news, a new trailer that delves more into the cosmic, Cthtulu-inspired horror of the game has been released.

The Awakened will be coming to PC, PS4, PS5, XB1, Xbox Series X/S and Nintendo Switch. The game will have 3 editions available:

  • Standard Edition | $ 39.99 / 39.99 EUR |  All platforms
  • Deluxe Edition | $ 49.99 /49.99 EUR | All platforms Includes full game + side quests packs + 6 exclusive outfits
  • Premium Edition | $ 54.99 / 54.99 EUR | PC Only Includes full game, side quest packs + 6 exclusive outfits + digital artbook and soundtrack

With a date now in place, the team has been able to launch pre-orders on all major digital storefronts. Players will receive 3 custom outfits for Holmes and Watson as a bonus for preordering the game.


Sherlock Holmes The Awakened is a Cthulhu meets Sherlock Holmes detective horror adventure. The game acts as a continuation of young Sherlock’s story with Holmes and Watson undertaking their first major case together. An Eldritch god-obsessed cult is making moves in the shadows to bring about a world-altering prophecy and it’s up to the young detective duo to thwart their plans. This is a creative take on what horror-filled and reality-breaking events could have met our heroes at such a crucial point in their lives to go on and shape them into the characters we all know they become. Delve into the trauma and fear that cements their friendship for good and the revelations that break Sherlock’s mind to create the flawed and haunted genius he is destined to be. Originally released in 2006, The Awakened is a full remake and substantial rewrite being rebuilt and redesigned from the ground up to run in Unreal Engine 4.

Source: Wire Tap Media PR

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