Sherlock Holmes dishes out Crimes and Punishments on September 30



Hm, yes. Judging by the press release and the new trailer, we do believe we've cracked the case of the Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments release date! September 30, our dear readers. September 30 is when you'll be able to use your powerful skills of detection and deduction to solve a multitude of cases as the legendary sleuth, Sherlock Holmes. Or fail at solving them - you can do that, too.

Crimes and Punishments will launch simultaneously across Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4 and PC platforms.
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SHERLOCK HOLMES CRIMES & PUNISHMENTS' RELEASE DATE REVEALED ALONGSIDE A NEW TRAILER

Holmes' biggest mystery is ready to be revealed: the release date of Sherlock Holmes Crimes & Punishments from Frogwares, starts from the 30th of September for all territories, on the PS4®, PS3®, Xbox One®, Xbox 360®, and PC.

Begin your investigation across the aforementioned major platforms spanning 6 unique cases in many different locations around 19th century London, taking advantage of his skills, with your wits. Get a 30 second dose of the intrigue and atmosphere in Sherlock Holmes Crimes & Punishments in a new trailer.

Previously, you've seen 23 minutes of gameplay , as we chartered unknown waters in the Case of Black Peter. As mentioned, there are up to 9 different conclusions to each case, and we promised we wouldn't spoil the ending. That means the murderer of Peter Carey is still on the loose, and come September 30, we can't wait for you to compare your conclusions to ours on our Facebook or Twitter accounts.

In Crimes & Punishments you take to the streets as Victorian detective Sherlock Holmes, as you investigate alongside Scotland Yard some of the most heinous and complex crimes imaginable. In a gameplay experience designed to showcase some of Holmes' most famous skills, the investigative mechanics in Crimes & Punishments lend themselves to the cunning and skill of the player; in Sherlock Holmes Crimes & Punishments, it's his skills, your wits.

It's almost time to become the legendary Victorian detective himself in Sherlock Holmes Crimes & Punishments, for the PS4®, PS3®, Xbox One®, Xbox 360®, and PC, releases from September 30th.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.