Spycraft: The Great Game

Spycraft: The Great Game

Year:  1996

Genre:  Mystery

Links:  Moby Games, Steam, Adventure Gamers, GOG

Spycraft: The Great Game is an espionage thriller. You play as Agent Thorn, working for the CIA. After undergoing basic training, you take on two simultaneous missions, requiring both puzzle solving and gun-toting action sections.

Washington

Open up your InteLink and view the message in the ComLink - you will automatically travel to Langley for your initial briefing.

The Farm

Milkovsky

Look at the blue file on the desk, then look at the phone and listen to the messages on it. Milkovsky will come in and introduce himself; after this you can leave the office.

Image Analysis

Click on Image Analysis twice. Zoom in on the grey sedan so you can see where the license plate should be, then click on the OCE to clear up the display. Now click on the Report button and select the correct license plate (2GGX829), clicking OK to send the email.

Click on Image Analysis twice again. Zoom in on the tanks and use the second infra-red image, zooming in on the same areas. Count the number of tanks that are bright red on the infra-red view. Now click on the Report button and select the correct number of tanks (6), clicking OK to send the email.

The Zone

Just go straight ahead and take out any enemies you come across, until you reach the white X on the map. On the second mission, go straight ahead and take out the enemies. Pick up the beacon when you see it, then continue forward again.

View a new message in the ComLink.

Langley

DCI Sterling

Attend the briefing.

Thorn

View 2 new messages in the ComLink, then use your computer and access KAT. Turn the view towards the building on the left and zoom right in on the bottom left window to see some bullet holes. On the wireframe view, zoom in to see this window and draw a trajectory line from here back through the podium. Now turn the view towards the building at the far right and zoom in on the region that the trajectory line highlighted - you will see a man's face in the window here. Click on Mix & Match and create a facial profile similar to that of the man in the window, then click Search and you should find TJ Philips. Click on his Operation Log to learn his codename: Harmonica. Now click on the Report button and select the correct assassin (Thomas J Harmonica Philips), clicking OK to send the email.

Receive 3 messages in your ComLink, then select the new application on your computer: Pinpoint. Click to start the program, then select "Needle-Pack Projectile", then click on the Source Weapon button. Now click on the Report button and select the correct ammunition (a needle-pack projectile) and weapon (the Pulse Electric Gun), clicking OK to send the email. Receive 2 more messages in your ComLink.

DCI Sterling

Attend another meeting.

Thorn

Use your computer and access Security Model. Load the security model, then look at Dr Darren Cohen's profile. Click on the folder icon next to his name and read more about him to learn he suffers from claustrophobia and doesn't use the elevators. Go back twice, then click on each of the 3 icons shown on the 24th - click on Mix & Match on the third option and create a facial profile similar to that of the man in the security photo, then click Search and you should find Wayne Allen. Now click on the Report button and select the correct thief (Wayne Allen), clicking OK to send the email.

Receive a message in your ComLink, then go back to the Security Model program. Look at Dr Darren Cohen's profile again, and click on the telephone activity on the 2nd - listen to this, then switch to the telephone activity on the 22nd and listen to this one as well. Locate the source and then analyse the audio; select a section of the female voice and try to identify it; you should find Ying Chungwang. Read through her information, then click on the Report button and select the correct thief (Wayne Allen), accomplice (Ying Chungwang) and location (2314 E Rockland St, Washington DC), clicking OK to send the email.

Receive 2 messages on your ComLink.

Halifax

Knock on the door and sit through the secret meeting.

Langley

Thorn

Watch a series of messages on your ComLink. Take the 4 items from your desk, then use the blue sticky note with the codes on your computer to scan it in. Now use the computer and access Cypher. Launch the program, then select to decode the sticky note. Decode using Beale, then A-B and finally Beowulf. Click on the Report button and select the correct person (Ying Chungwang), sex (She) and location (Moscow), clicking OK to send the email.

Receive a message, then use the Photo Doc program. Launch the program, then drag the middle Turkish paper to the left side of the desk, and the middle Emperor Filterless cigarettes to the right side of the desk. Drag the lower left face into position. Now scale everything appropriately (the cigarettes need to be smaller and the newspaper bigger). Print the photo, and keep adjusting things until you get the message that it looks good. Read the other messages you receive during this time as well.

Moscow

Read your messages, and check out the videos on the NewsLink.

Station - Lobby

Talk Maxine that you will talk to Ying.

Interrogation

Select these options:

  • If you want to get out of here, tell me about the PEG theft.
  • Work with me, or I turn you over to the SVR.
  • Take a look at this. I've got Grendel. Let's talk.
  • Here's the deal. You've got some options...
  • Speak up, or Grendel goes to a gulag. For life.
  • Grendel's talking, Raven this is your only chance to come clean.
  • If you tell the truth, Grendel joins you in freedom.
  • What was your role in the PEG theft?
  • What else can you tell me about Skodi?
  • Speak up. What else can you tell me about Skodi?
  • First, tell me who you work for.
  • What else can you tell me about Procat?
  • Come on, what else do you know?
  • Well I'm going to go. You can spend some time with Max now.
Read your messages and explore all of the documents available to you, including the long Procat file. Read more messages as they arrive; this will include a teleconference with Holt.

Foster

Ask Foster about everything (particularly about Yuri Gromchevsky, SVR and Birdsong). Read your messages to get Yuri's phone number.

Pearson

Go to the desk and use the telephone. Press the Speaker button, then dial Yuri's phone number: 2334819.

Yasevno

Talk to Yuri about everything, and he will set up another meeting for you.

Birdsong

Go inside and talk to Birdsong - don't ask him to kill someone, but ask him to try to get some more information for you.

Station - Lobby

Pearson

View the messages in your ComLink, and listen to the messages on your phone - you should have messages from Yuri and Birdsong.

Vilnius

Just watch what happens here.

Station - Lobby

Pearson

Find a paper crane on the desk and read the message inside. Open the filing cabinet to the left and read both folders, taking the floppy disk from inside the Nukes folder. Use your other disk on the computer (the EBMC one) and download the available section of "The Rabid Hound". Now use the new disk from the Nukes folder on the computer. Find and open the "Gog and Magog" message, view the header, and launch the Cypher tool. Select to decode the message header. Decode using Beale, then Other and finally The Rabid Hound. Repeat this decryption process with the follow-up message "Re: Gog and Magog".

Station - Alley

You will be given a file on Yuri.

Birdsong

Approach the door and knock, but Birdsong isn't here. Look at the lock, then use your lock-pick on it to get inside. Look around, then turn left. As soon as you get the opportunity, choose to shoot Lange.

Station - Lobby

Pearson

Read any new messages. Look through the Procat file under the DataLink, CIA, Authorised Access section to find John Blake's phone number. Use your phone to call him on 011441715550909.

London

Blake

Go to the front door and ring the doorbell, then go right to talk to Blake. Look at his laptop and book while he is gone, then continue the conversation.

Moscow

Station - Lobby

Pearson

Read the Procat file in your inventory (the one you just received from Blake) and read all of your incoming messages. Now examine the Onyx file under the DataLink, CIA, Authorised Access section. You can discover from the intelligence section that Onyx is vegetarian and only flies business class and in aisle seats. Look at all of the tickets listed under his known aliases and you will find one for D Mehta from Delhi to Berlin.

You should receive a phone call now from Yuri, who wants to meet.

Yasevno

Read through the file that Yuri gives you, in particular noting the serial numbers of the cash on the final page.

Station - Lobby

Pearson

Read the new information in the Onyx file. Click on the Report button and select the correct city (Heidelberg) and location (Hotel Schlumphen), clicking OK to send the email.

You should receive a phone call from Harmonica, who wants to meet.

Station - Alley

Talk to Harmonica, who will give you a test in order to be able to join Procat.

Station - Lobby

Pearson

Use your computer and access Sound Analysis. Select sections of the recorded phone call where there are background noises, and use the tool to identify them - you should find:

  • 1L176 Passenger Aircraft
  • #34 Electric Tram, Dzerzinsky Ltd
  • 10 Ton church bell

Now bring up the mapping tool and you should be able to zoom in to Novosibirsk. Click on the Report button and select the correct city (Novosibirsk) and location (Nichalas Suvorov's residence), clicking OK to send the email.

Germany

Hotel

Talk to Onyx, threatening to send the Indian government into Jammu. After getting the password (French Vanilla), say you want to have a look around. Turn left and open the wardrobe. Take the handcuffs from inside, then back out, turn right and use them on Onyx.

Scharfenstahl

Talk

Give the correct password (French Vanilla) to receive the pit.

Washington

Langley

Thorn

Use your ComLink to have a teleconference with Foster, suggesting she offers Birdsong a house in Montana.

Holt

Read the letter on the desk, and the other partial correspondence on the side of the computer monitor.

Seaton

Read the sent and received emails on the computer.

Moscow

Station - Lobby

Pearson

Read your message from Foster, then examine the camera on your desk and you will take out the chip. Use the chip on your computer. Play the video, and stop it when you hear the shots. Press the IA button, then zoom in on the face that is revealed. Now look under the DataLink, CIA, Authorised Access section, 201 Files, Max Foster, Support Personnel to find Owen Pearson. Look up his Operations Log and click to see his address. Click on the Report button and select the correct killer (Rajiv "Kneecaps" Jalabad) and location (No 19 Leningradsky prospekt), clicking OK to send the email.

View the video message on your ComLink.

Kneecaps

Press the green GPS button to activate the Badman interface, then follow these instructions:

  1. Select all 4 men and send them up to the 2nd floor.
  2. Move Blue to the first door heading north and use his Cyber-Optical Surveillance on that room.
  3. Move Red to the doorway and throw a stun grenade through.
  4. Select all 4 men and enter that room.
  5. Move Blue to the doorway straight ahead and use Cyber-Optical Surveillance again to identify the target.
  6. Move Yellow to the right wall and demolish the wall.
  7. Move Red to the right wall and throw a stun grenade through the new hole.
  8. Move Red and Yellow into the room on the right.
  9. Select all 4 men and send them into the target room (they will approach through both doorways this way).

Station - Lobby

Pearson

View the new message from Holt. Use your computer and go to the Downloads section to find a link to EBMC. Download the new book selection, "Croak! goeth the Raven". Start up the Cypher tool and launch it. Decode the 2 new message headers, using Beale, then Other and finally your new book section.

View your new messages.

Tunisia

Chopper

Start by walking around the map and taking out all the bad guys. Head to the middle of the map once it is clear, then drop your weapon when instructed. When Blake's pistol jams, get your gun and shoot him. Pick up the laptop and enter the chopper.

Turn around and take the laptop from the bag, then use it and start downloading the files. Stop downloading at around 30%, then grab the laptop and throw it out the window. View your messages in ComLink, and read everything that was downloaded; try to send the unsent message to each number, and it will go through on one of them. Now use the Cypher tool to decrypt the headers from all of these messages.

Moscow

Red Square

Activate the Frequency Detector and head to the flashing red dot at the top left of the map. Close your PDA and shoot as soon as you have the chance.

Crimea

Dacha

When Warhurst enters, don't shoot him. Drop your weapon, then choose these options:

  • Here's a news flash - Blake fingered you. You're done.
  • So that's why you put this team together?
  • That's why you hacked my PDA.

While Warhurst is distracted, get your gun and shoot him. When Yuri then tries to kill Churbanoff, kill him too.