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I feel its presence, the icy fingers upon my throat.
I hear its eerie sounds, unsettling my every thought.
I try in vain to slumber, my reveries gripped by violent terror. My only salvation, the shock of awakening.
Something is very, very wrong here.
Master storyteller Roberta Williams challenges you to experience the ultimate interactive nightmare.
A thrilling storyline designed by a professional writer - Roberta Williams
One of the first games utilizing full-motion video technology so well
See for yourself what caused so much controversy around this game!

Release Date

Jul 30, 1995

Play Time

6.5 hours


Mature 17+: Realistic Blood and Gore, Strong Sexual Content

System Requirements

  • CPU: 1.0 GHz
  • RAM: 256 MB
  • GPU: DirectX 7 Compatible 3D Card
  • HDD: 2 GB

Interesting Facts

  • Phantasmagoria is a point-and-click adventure game that features live-action actors and cinematic footage, both during scenes between the gameplay and within the three-dimensionally rendered environments of the game itself.
  • It tells the story of Adrienne Delaney.
  • It was noted for its violence and sexual content.
  • The game was directed by Peter Maris and features a cast of twenty-five actors, all performing in front of a blue screen.
  • The game includes only four mouse commands: look, pick up item, use item, and walk.
  • The user interface is a screen surrounded by a stone border, with buttons and eight inventory slots along the bottom.
  • Phantasmagoria was the first Sierra On-Line game script to be written like a film screenplay.
  • Phantasmagoria quickly became the bestselling game in the United States, and was Sierra’s bestselling computer game to date.

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