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Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective

Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective box cover art with papers, magnifying glass, tea cup and spoon, pocket watch, pistol, and more on a table..The gaslight streets of Victorian London. Horse-drawn broughams, hansoms, and dog-carts rattle over the cobblestone streets, pulling their passengers through the pea-soup fog. On every street corner, you pass booksellers, clubs, prisons, music halls, doctors, tea houses, and steamship companies. Yet in the shadows and dark alleys of this great city, horrible and cunning crimes are committed daily, confounding the policemen of Scotland Yard. Still, even the most ingenious crime is only a puzzle for the world's only consulting detective—Sherlock Holmes!

The chart indicating Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective requires 1-8 players, recommended player size for the best game time is 2, plays in 60-120 minutes, features Deduction, Murder/Mystery, Novel-based, Post-Napoleonic, and Spies/Secret agents themes, and offers Cooperative Game, Deduction, Narrative choice/paragraph, solo/solitaire game, and story telling. Mechanics


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