China: The Forbidden City

Publishers Canal+Multimédia, Réunion des Musées Nationaux, R&P Electronic Media, Cryo Interactive Entertainment, Dice Multi Media Europe
Developers Cryo Interactive Entertainment, Réunion des Musées Nationaux, Canal+Multimédia
Release date 1998
Genre Adventure, Educational
Game rating

Game Description

The game is set in 1775 in the Forbidden City. Superintendent Anjing is summoned by the Qianlong Emperor in the early hours to investigate the death of chief eunuch Wang. He retrieves a letter from the Empress dowager, in which Wang reveals a conspiracy where he was forcedly implicated in the illegal copying of documents and imperial seals, part of a vast plot to kill and replace the emperor. To unravel the plot and expose the culprits, Wang has carefully dissimulated clues and confessions throughout different parts of the city, including offices, palaces, the Imperial Gardens and more.

Download China: The Forbidden City

We might have the game available for more than one platform. China: The Forbidden City is currently available on these platforms:

Windows (1998) (2.7GB) (467.7MB)

Additional files, patches and fixes

China: The Forbidden City Windows Manual (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch & Swedish)

China: The Forbidden City Windows Manual (English)

China: The Forbidden City Screenshots


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