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Gabriel Knight 3: Blood of the Sacred, Blood of the Damned (1999)

The investigation of a kidnap leads Gabriel to the French village of Rennes-Le-Chateau where a dark and sinister mystery lies ready to be solved.

Writers:

Jane Jensen (story), Jane Jensen
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tim Curry ... Gabriel Knight (voice)
Charity James ... Grace Nakimura / Siren 2 (voice)
David Thomas David Thomas ... Detective Mosely (voice) (as David A. Thomas Jr.)
Philippe Bergeron ... Jean (voice)
Richard Doyle ... John Wilkes (voice)
Samantha Eggar ... Lady Howard (voice)
Billy West ... Emilio Baza / Vampire 1 (voice)
Rene Auberjonois ... Taxi Driver / Bigout (voice)
Carolyn Seymour ... Estelle Stiles (voice)
Gregg Berger ... Abbé Arnaud / Roman Soldier (voice)
John de Lancie ... Montreaux (voice)
Jennifer Hale ... Madeline Buthane (voice)
Joe Lala Joe Lala ... Vittorio Buchelli / Train Conductor / Bartender (voice)
Corey Burton ... Larry Chester / Mesmi / Vampire 2 (voice)
Susan Silo ... Madame Girard / Marcie (voice)
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Storyline

Gabriel and Grace are invited by James Steward, exiled Prince of Albany, to watch over his infant son. He is concerned about the boy because his family has been plagued for generations by what seem to be a secretive sect of vampires. The first night Gabriel watches guard over the boy, the kid is kidnapped. Gabriel manages to follow the kidnappers to the remote French village of Rennes-Le-Chateau, but on arrival loses every trail. His only lead is the tour group that arrived about the same time he did. Gabriel, suspecting every member of the group, continues his investigation and asks for Grace to join him. It turns out that the village of Rennes-Le-Chateau itself is surrounded by a dark, sinister mystery, involving a sacred bloodline, vampires and boundless treasure which steer our hero towards a path that is inescapable... Written by Leon Zandman

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M

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 November 1999 (USA) See more »

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The character Gabriel Knight ranked #2 in Computer Gaming World's November 1996 listing of the 15 most memorable game heroes. See more »

Quotes

Detective Mosely: You know, you used to be a lot more fun.
Gabriel Knight: And you could touch your toes once. Shit... happens.
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References Mommie Dearest (1981) See more »

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A TOPS review for GK3
7 October 2000 | by HerrBearenSee all my reviews

A very well thought out and written pc game. Jane Jensen is a MARVEL at designing and writing the Gabriel Knight series for Sierra Studios games. First game took place in New Orleans (Sins of the Fathers) and Gabriel had to investigate the Voodoo Murders. The second GK game (The Beast Within) takes place in the German city of Munich. Entangling King Ludwig and Lycanthropy (werewolves). The third and latest release is in the town of Rennes-le-Chateau, France and investigates a kidnapped infant and an ancient Blood Cult. Previously, it was taken more as a vampire mystery, but, the truth is that the Adepts were more of a Cult of blood thieves. This game also investigates the surrounding mystery of the real town of Rennes-le-Chateau and the Abbé Berringer Saunnierre. A different kind of gaming engine was designed exclusively for this game, creating a type of camera's eye that makes you believe that you are actually there. Voice acting by Tim Curry, Charity James highlight this mystery adventure.


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