Benjamin Johnson is an investigative adventure game based on the game´s world and on the interaction of the player with that.
The player will take the guise of a private investigator, Benjamin Johnson, called by the Overcast City Police Department to clarify the murder case within 5 days, after that the process against the one suspected of homicide will take place, she is Annette Kingdom, widow of the victim, the entrepreneur Mark Kingdom, that was found dead in his bed, the cause of death is the consumption of poison.
After internal pressures in the police department, the district attorney decided to call a private detective, embodied by the player, to re-analyze quickly the murder case in order to find new elements which could be useful to find the truth before the day of the process against Annette Kingdom.
The game has not a linear development, the player is introduced into the city, time passes during the investigations and Benjamin have to investigate to find out something useful for the final process, go in the right places, interact with who could have useful information and find evidences to valorize his assumption in front of the judge in the final process day, after 5 days from the beginning of the investigations.
The player has the possibility to manage the movements of Benjamin and his interactions with the other characters in the way he prefers, every route adopted have different consequences in the development of the investigations and in their epilogue.
Benjamin Johnson is a game intended for an adult audience and includes:
-Gambling with Real Currency