Ben Jordan

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Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator is the main title of a planned series of 8 games made in AGS by Francisco "Grundislav" Gonzalez. To date, there have been 4 games released in the series, each game being a separate "case" investigated by Ben Jordan, the protagonist and player character. Each game features the main title and a subtitle, usually relating to the plot of the case. The series distinguishes itself from other games about paranormal investigating in that many of the paranormal phenomena are taken from real-life legends and folklore.


While each case in the series features a self-contained plot relating to the current investigation, the author has hinted that there is an overall story arc linking all the games together. Observant players may be able to pick out plot elements which play key roles in later games from the cases currently available.

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Case 1 - In Search of the Skunk-Ape Plot summary goes here

Case 2 - The Lost Galleon of the Salton Sea Plot summary goes here

Case 3 - The Sorceress of Smailholm Plot summary goes here

Case 4 - Horror at Number 50 Plot summary goes here


The Ben Jordan games have been praised for having strong character development, even in the earlier, shorter episodes. As of the third and fourth games, there have been several characters who have become important to the series.

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Ben Jordan Character summary goes here

Percival Quentin Jones Character summary goes here

Mary Blaine Character summary goes here

Simon Booth Character summary goes here

Alice Wilkins Character summary goes here


Francisco "Grundislav" Gonzalez - Writing, Art, Scripting

Andreas "Ghormak" Slotte - Music

Adam "DarkStalkey" Hay - Sound Effects (Case 4)

Berian "AGA" Williams - Additional Puzzle Design (Cases 1 & 2)

Edmundo "Netmonkey" Ruiz - GUI Assistance