Investigation Games – Steam Marketing Tool



Found 216 games. It's 0.5% of all Steam games

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Investigation 100%Adventure 80%Indie 68%Mystery 59%Singleplayer 59%Puzzle 53%Atmospheric 47%Story Rich 45%Detective 38%Horror 36%First-Person 36%Casual 34%Point & Click 31%Exploration 30%Psychological Horror 24%2D 23%Action 21%Choices Matter 19%3D 19%Crime 19%Dark 18%Hidden Object 17%Walking Simulator 16%Thriller 16%Female Protagonist 15%Realistic 15%Simulation 15%Multiple Endings 14%RPG 14%Survival Horror 14%


Average: ~$140,000
Median: ~$6,200
Total: ~$18.5 million

# Title Release Price Tags Followers Reviews Score Net Revenue
1 L.A. Noire is a violent crime thriller that blends breathtaking action with true detective work to deliver an unprecedented interactive experience. Search for clues, chase down suspects and interrogate witnesses as you struggle to find the truth in a city where everyone has something to hide. L.A. Noire
Steam Publisher: Rockstar Games
Nov 8, 2011
8 years, 8 months ago
$19.99 $6.99 -65%
ActionAdventureAtmosphericCinematicCrimeDetectiveInvestigationMasterpieceMatureMysteryNoirNudityOpen WorldPuzzleSingleplayerStory RichStrategyThird PersonThird-Person ShooterThriller
36,104 16,533 9/10 ~$6.3 million
2 Inspired by the cinematic lore of Blair Witch, experience a new story-driven psychological horror game that studies your reactions to fear and stress. Blair Witch
Steam Publisher: Bloober Team NA
Aug 30, 2019
10 months, 2 weeks ago
$29.99 $14.99 -50%
AdventureAtmosphericCinematicDarkDogFirst-PersonGreat SoundtrackHorrorIndieInvestigationMaturePsychologicalPsychological HorrorSingleplayerSoundtrackStory RichSurvivalSurvival HorrorViolentWalking Simulator
24,614 2,884 7/10 ~$1.7 million
3 Become the most celebrated detective of all time: Sherlock Holmes! Use your impressive talents as a detective to solve six thrilling and varied cases: murders, missing persons, spectacular thefts and numerous investigations that sometimes lead you into the realms of the fantastic. Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments
Steam Publisher: Frogwares
Sep 29, 2014
5 years, 9 months ago
$29.99 $7.49 -75%
ActionAdventureAtmosphericChoices MatterClassicCrimeDetectiveFirst-PersonHistoricalHorrorInvestigationMasterpieceMatureMysteryOpen WorldPoint & ClickPuzzleSingleplayerStory RichThird Person
44,914 2,692 9/10 ~$1.5 million
4 You wanted it, now you've got it – the award-winning cult sensation Deadly Premonition is arriving on PC in an enhanced Director’s Cut package! Playing as special agent Francis York Morgan (call him York – everyone else does), it’s your job to investigate the brutal murder of a young local beauty in the town of Greenvale. Deadly Premonition: The Director's Cut
Steam Publisher: Rising Star Games
Oct 29, 2013
6 years, 8 months ago
ActionAdventureAtmosphericComedyCult ClassicDetectiveExplorationFunnyGoreGreat SoundtrackHorrorInvestigationMasterpieceMysteryOpen WorldSingleplayerStory RichSurrealThird PersonViolent
7,634 2,040 6/10 ~$980,000
5 You’re a machine learning specialist who makes neural networks but your cat seems to be better at it. Now you must solve puzzles to build a cat-to-human translation system (who knows what else this cat is capable of!). Earn a fortune, buy kickass cat outfits and learn how machine learning really works! while True: learn()
Steam Publisher: Nival
Jan 17, 2019
1 year, 5 months ago
$12.99 $9.48 -27%
BuildingCatsDynamic NarrationEducationIndieIntentionally Awkward ControlsInvestigationLogicProgrammingPuzzleSandboxScienceSimulationTranshumanismUnderground
28,601 3,666 9/10 ~$910,000
6 As we explore these frozen wastes, misfortune strikes once again. Through the fierce blizzard, a flare lights the sky, followed by a cry for help over the radio - broken, dying... No one else can come to their rescue. Can we make it back - together? We Were Here Together
Steam Publisher: Total Mayhem Games
Oct 10, 2019
9 months ago
$12.99 $9.74 -25%
3DAction-AdventureAdventureAtmosphericCasualCo-opCo-op CampaignFirst-PersonFree to PlayHorrorIndieInvestigationLinearMultiplayerMysteryNatureOnline Co-OpPsychological HorrorPuzzleSurvival
23,770 2,750 9/10 ~$680,000
7 Become the greatest detective of all time in The Testament of Sherlock Holmes, a twisting, turning investigation game set in a faithfully-reproduced London of 1898. As Sherlock Holmes, you must find clues, interrogate suspects and unveil a mystery in a story full of twists! The Testament of Sherlock Holmes
Steam Publisher: Frogwares
Sep 25, 2012
7 years, 9 months ago
$19.99 $4.99 -75%
AdventureAtmosphericBased On A NovelCrimeDetectiveFirst-PersonInvestigationMasterpieceMysteryPoint & ClickPuzzleSingleplayerStory RichThird Person
5,324 1,662 9/10 ~$640,000
8 BLACKSAD: Under the Skin - A dark corruption scandal in the heart of the New York City's underworld for charismatic detective John Blacksad! Blacksad: Under the Skin
Steam Publisher: Microids
Nov 14, 2019
7 months, 4 weeks ago
$39.99 $19.99 -50%
AdventureAtmosphericCartoonyCasualChoices MatterCinematicComic BookCrimeDetectiveGreat SoundtrackInvestigationMatureMysteryNoirNudityPuzzleQuick-Time EventsSingleplayerStory RichViolent
16,433 805 9/10 ~$620,000
9 Investigate an infamous cold case in the eerie, abandoned town of Painscreek. Search for evidence, connect the dots and uncover who killed Vivian Roberts. Can you expose the truth behind this town’s dark secrets? The Painscreek Killings
Steam Publisher: EQ Studios
Sep 27, 2017
2 years, 9 months ago
$19.99 $7.99 -60%
3DAdventureAtmosphericDetectiveDramaExplorationFemale ProtagonistFirst-PersonHorrorIndieInvestigationMysteryNarrationOpen WorldRealisticSingleplayerStory RichSupernaturalThrillerWalking Simulator
9,347 1,235 9/10 ~$470,000
10 As your final hour approaches, a large structure looms up in the distance, towering above the relentless storm. Discover the truth behind this dark castle in a communication-based, cooperative puzzle adventure. We Were Here Too
Steam Publisher: Total Mayhem Games
Feb 2, 2018
2 years, 5 months ago
$9.99 $4.99 -50%
3DAction-AdventureAdventureAtmosphericCasualCo-opCo-op CampaignFirst-PersonHorrorImmersiveIndieInvestigationLinearMultiplayerMysteryNatureOnline Co-OpPsychological HorrorPuzzleSoundtrack
23,395 2,294 7/10 ~$440,000
11 Enjoy a 4vs1 asymmetric horror experience like no other. Be a part of the investigator team, or take control of the creature and devour them! White Noise 2
Steam Publisher: Milkstone Studios
Apr 7, 2017
3 years, 3 months ago
$9.99 $2.49 -75%
ActionAdventureAtmosphericCo-opExplorationFirst-PersonFPSFunnyHorrorIndieInvestigationMultiplayerOnline Co-OpPsychological HorrorReplay ValueStealthStrategySurvivalSurvival HorrorTeam-Based
31,845 2,025 9/10 ~$390,000
12 The British Institute of Archaeology, London, 1908: The disappearance of an esteemed Egyptologist prompts a Police investigation into the unknown. Explore cryptic locations, examine fantastic gadgets and uncover an otherworldly discovery which blurs the line between reality and illusion. The Room VR: A Dark Matter
VR Required Publisher: Fireproof Games
Mar 26, 2020
3 months, 2 weeks ago
$29.99 $23.99 -20%
5,014 585 10/10 ~$340,000
13 Experience a gripping psychological thriller filled with innumerable twists and turns. The hunt is on for a murderer known only as the Origami Killer. Four characters, each following their own leads, must take part in a desperate attempt to prevent the killer from claiming a new victim. Heavy Rain
Steam Publisher: Quantic Dream
Jun 18, 2020
3 weeks, 1 day ago
$19.99 $17.99 -10%
AdventureAtmosphericChoices MatterCinematicDetectiveDynamic NarrationEmotionalInvestigationMasterpieceMemesMultiple EndingsMysteryNarrationNuditySingleplayerStory RichThird PersonViolent
11,863 834 9/10 ~$320,000
14 A 3rd person, fixed-camera survival horror adventure. Fear the Presence, a mysterious entity you cannot fight: stay alert, hide, breathe slowly... Explore cursed places where unseen spirits and lost souls linger in a true horror story for the ages. SONG OF HORROR COMPLETE EDITION
Steam Publisher: 🚀 Raiser Games
Oct 31, 2019
8 months, 1 week ago
$29.99 $22.49 -25%
ActionAction-AdventureAdventureAtmosphericChoices MatterCinematicDarkExplorationHorrorInvestigationLovecraftianMaturePsychological HorrorReplay ValueSingleplayerStory RichSupernaturalSurvivalSurvival HorrorThird Person
8,414 551 9/10 ~$320,000
15 As a judge of the Revolutionary Tribunal, preside over complicated cases of ordinary citizens, dangerous criminals, and enemies of the revolution in revolutionary Paris. Make judgments, plot political intrigue, and try to not lose your own head! We. The Revolution
Steam Publisher: Klabater
Mar 21, 2019
1 year, 3 months ago
$19.99 $7.99 -60%
AddictiveChoices MatterCrimeDarkDifficultEducationHistoricalInvestigationMaturePoint & ClickPolitical SimPoliticsPuzzleSimulationSingleplayerStory RichStrategyThrillerTurn-BasedViolent
15,843 795 9/10 ~$300,000
16 L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files places you directly in the shoes of Detective Cole Phelps as you solve brutal crimes, plots and conspiracies inspired by real cases from 1947 Los Angeles, one of the most corrupt and violent times in L.A. history. L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files
VR Required Publisher: Rockstar Games
Dec 15, 2017
2 years, 6 months ago
$29.99 $14.99 -50%
ActionAdventureCrimeDetectiveInvestigationNoirOpen WorldSingleplayerVR
7,181 528 6/10 ~$300,000
17 HellSign is an investigative action RPG that pits you against the horrors of the afterlife, let loose on a small town. As a hunter, you’ll plan, hunt, and kill to pay the bills and piece together the fragments to your past. Just remember - a smart hunter is always prepared. HellSign
Steam Publisher: Ballistic Interactive
Nov 9, 2018
1 year, 8 months ago
Early Access
$14.99 $13.49 -10%
ActionAdventureAtmosphericDifficultEarly AccessGoreHorrorIndieInvestigationIsometricRPGShooterSingleplayerSupernaturalSurvival HorrorViolent
21,748 956 9/10 ~$270,000
18 The ABC Murders is an adventure and investigation game adapted from the classic Agatha Christie novel. You are the famous private detective Hercule Poirot and, once again, you find yourself up against a mysterious serial killer who goes by the name of "ABC". Agatha Christie - The ABC Murders
Steam Publisher: Microids
Feb 4, 2016
4 years, 5 months ago
$14.99 $2.24 -85%
AdventureBased On A NovelCrimeDetectiveHidden ObjectInvestigationMysteryNoirPoint & ClickPuzzleSingleplayerStory Rich
4,141 663 7/10 ~$190,000
19 CLUE/CLUEDO is the classic mystery game - a grand mansion … a dastardly murder … a gathering of suspicious characters.WHO, with WHAT weapon and WHERE? Play against friends in multiplayer! Get the official version of the beloved Hasbro family board game, and crack the case! Clue/Cluedo: The Classic Mystery Game
Steam Publisher: Marmalade Game Studio Ltd
May 17, 2018
2 years, 1 month ago
$11.99 $8.39 -30%
AddictiveBoard GameCard GameCasualClassicCrimeCult ClassicDetectiveFamily FriendlyInvestigationLogicMultiplayerMysteryPuzzleSingleplayerStrategyTabletop
4,542 778 9/10 ~$180,000
20 Roman, the wolf detective plans to spend his Christmas vacation in his favorite tavern, but murder cases happened in the tavern put him to work again. Roman's Christmas / 罗曼圣诞探案集
Steam Publishers: Milk Bottle Studio, Yogurt game
Feb 19, 2020
4 months, 3 weeks ago
$10.99 $9.78 -11%
CrimeDetectiveFunnyGoreGreat SoundtrackHand-drawnIndieInvestigationLGBTQ+Multiple EndingsMysteryNoirPoint & ClickPuzzleRPGSexual ContentStory RichViolentVisual NovelWord Game
3,030 734 10/10 ~$150,000
21 Immerse yourself in the obscure and mysterious autumnal forest, where every wrong step could be your last. As you travel uncover the dark story behind this place, where beauty and danger have become as one. The Cursed Forest
Steam Publisher: Noostyche
Feb 26, 2019
1 year, 4 months ago
$13.99 $8.39 -40%
AdventureAtmosphericDarkDark HumorDramaExplorationFirst-PersonHorrorIndieInvestigationMysteryOpen WorldPuzzleRealisticSingleplayerStory RichSupernaturalWalking Simulator
4,427 417 9/10 ~$110,000
22 A thrilling point-and-click adventure game where you play as Di Renjie, ancient China's most famous and gifted investigator, as he tracks a serial killer in the heart of the Tang Dynasty's capital city. Detective Di: The Silk Rose Murders
Steam Publishers: Nupixo Games, WhisperGames
May 1, 2019
1 year, 2 months ago
$10.99 $5.49 -50%
2DAdventureAtmosphericConversationDetectiveGreat SoundtrackHistoricalIndieInteractive FictionInvestigationLinearMasterpieceMinimalistMysteryNarrativePixel GraphicsPoint & ClickPuzzleStory RichThriller
3,337 401 9/10 ~$84,000
23 Recognized as one of the best licenses in gaming and lauded by the press, Sherlock Holmes is back with an investigation that is sure to be the most horrifying of the series. The famous detective stands against the most dangerous serial killer England has ever known - Jack the Ripper. Sherlock Holmes versus Jack the Ripper
Steam Publisher: Frogwares
Dec 23, 2009
10 years, 6 months ago
$9.99 $2.49 -75%
AdventureDetectiveHistoricalInvestigationMysteryPoint & ClickPuzzleRPGSingleplayerStory RichThriller
1,542 438 7/10 ~$84,000
24 Still Life 2 also now available! Still Life
Steam Publisher: Microids
Jun 6, 2005
15 years, 1 month ago
$7.99 $1.59 -80%
AdventureAtmosphericCrimeDetectiveFemale ProtagonistHorrorInvestigationMysteryNoirPoint & ClickPuzzleSingleplayerStory RichThriller
1,809 484 9/10 ~$74,000
25 Command your minions to solve mysteries and cover up scandals in a high-class boarding school, where the competition is cut-throat and image is everything. But be careful - one of your minions is a traitor. Black Closet
Steam Publisher: Hanako Games
Sep 16, 2015
4 years, 9 months ago
$19.99 $6.99 -65%
2DChoices MatterDetectiveDifficultFemale ProtagonistGothicIndieInvestigationLGBTQ+ManagementMysteryNoirRomanceRPGSimulationSingleplayerStory RichStrategyTurn-BasedVisual Novel
3,538 182 9/10 ~$70,000
26 The world is covered in strange ink, an unknown plague has gathered its cruel harvest. The city seems to be completely empty and dead, but in its every corner there are manifestations of fear, sorrow, loneliness and suffering. Bad Dream: Fever
Steam Publishers: Art Games Studio S.A., Ultimate Games S.A.
Nov 15, 2018
1 year, 7 months ago
$9.99 $0.99 -90%
2DAdventureAtmosphericDemonsDetectiveGoreHand-drawnHorrorIndieInvestigationPlatformerPoint & ClickPsychological HorrorSingleplayerViolentZombies
1,650 347 7/10 ~$66,000
27 Along the Edge is a visual novel set in the European countryside, where your choices impact the main character's personality and appearance. Along the Edge
Steam Publisher: Nova-box
Oct 12, 2016
3 years, 9 months ago
$12.99 $9.74 -25%
AdventureCasualChoices MatterChoose Your Own AdventureComic BookControllerFantasyFemale ProtagonistIndieInteractive FictionInvestigationMagicMouse onlyMultiple EndingsMysteryRomanceSingleplayerStory RichTouch-FriendlyVisual Novel
N/A 234 9/10 ~$58,000
28 Haven Moon will transport you to a mysterious world where you have to explore abandoned islands and solve their secrets to find a treasure. In this Myst-like game inspired by Jules Verne’s universe, use your senses and intelligence to find your way through secret passages and curious machinery. Haven Moon
Steam Publisher: Francois Roussel
Jul 8, 2016
4 years ago
$9.99 $4.99 -50%
AdventureBeautifulCasualChoices MatterChoose Your Own AdventureExplorationFirst-PersonIndieInvestigationLogicMysteryPhilosophicalPoint & ClickPuzzleRealisticScienceSci-fiSteampunkStory RichWalking Simulator
2,697 292 7/10 ~$56,000
29 Dry Drowning is a psychological investigative visual novel set in a futuristic dystopian city. Follow the story of Mordred Foley, unscrupulous private detective haunted by his dark past, and look into a series of macabre serial killings inspired by Greek mythology. Dry Drowning
Steam Publishers: VLG Publishing, WhisperGames
Aug 2, 2019
11 months, 1 week ago
$19.99 $11.99 -40%
AdventureChoices MatterCyberpunkDynamic NarrationFuturisticGreat SoundtrackHorrorIndieInteractive FictionInvestigationMultiple EndingsMysteryNoirPsychologicalReplay ValueSci-fiSingleplayerStory RichThrillerVisual Novel
1,747 134 9/10 ~$51,000
30 The Sherlock Holmes series returns with this updated version of The Awakened, which brings a whole new dimension to the original title developed by Frogwares. The game puts the player into an investigation of the Cthulhu Mythos - as imagined by Father of modern horror, H.P. Lovecraft. Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened - Remastered Edition
Steam Publisher: Frogwares
Sep 23, 2008
11 years, 9 months ago
$9.99 $2.49 -75%
AdventureDetectiveFirst-PersonHorrorInvestigationLovecraftianMysteryPoint & ClickPuzzle
1,406 253 7/10 ~$48,000