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Jack Keane

Jack Keane

Jack Keane is a colorful and cartoon like adventure through the 19th century British Empire in the spirit of Monkey Island.

In Jack Keane you play a hapless, swashbucking adventurer.

Colonial England. Under a certain amount of... duress... Jack takes on a job which will not only cause him a great deal of trouble, but also bring to light the answer to a mystery out of his distant past. A lack of money leads Jack to accept a charter to take a British secret agent to mysterious "Tooth Island". When Jack's ship shatters on the mysterious island's cliffs on arrival and the secret agent quickly becomes a meal for a monster in the jungle, Jack is soon left to cope with the situation on his own.

"Tooth Island" is ruled by the strange Doctor T, who is cultivating man-eating plants and has his own dastardly plans for the British Empire. And why does he seem to know Jack, who can't remember ever having been on Tooth Island? What are Doctor T's plans? And what does he know about Jack's past?

And then there's the young and naive Amanda, who is filled by an almost fanatical drive to prove her worth. In the beginning the young lady is employed by Doctor T, and part of her task is to track Jack down and take him prisoner. It doesn't take long before she begins to wonder if she is really on the right side, or if she shouldn’t join her opponent, the charming Captain Jack, instead.

A hair-raising hunt across the length and breadth of the dangerous island finally airs the mystery surrounding Jack's past and leads to a spectacular showdown with a dark and deadly enemy and his nefarious henchmen.

 Jack Keane

Price
EUR 39.95

Developer
Deck13 Interactive
Linux Publisher RuneSoft

Website
www.rune-soft.com

Requirements
CPU: 1.5GHz processor
RAM: 512MB
Hard disk: 1.5GB free space
Graphics: 64MB hardawre accelerated OpenGL

Linux kernel 2.2 or higher

Support:
Forums

Selected Reviews:
Softpedia

Features include:

  • Full screen effects, including glow, depth of field and motion blur
  • Soft-edged shadows
  • Various particle effects
  • Dynamic lighting
  • 15 different locations and lots of sub-locations
  • More than 250 different objects which can be used, combined and exchanged
  • 40+ zany characters
  • Cinematic storytelling with scads of cut scenes
  • Easy entry into play and loads of playing fun right from the start
  • Jam-packed with humour
  • Orchestral background
  • Based on the renowned PINA technology used in "Ankh"
  • Play as Jack or Amanda
  • Suitable for gamers of all abilities

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