Number of Players
Release Date

PlayStation 3

  • US 25th Mar 2010, $26.99
  • EU 17th Dec 2009, £17.49


  • Review Blue Toad Murder Files (PlayStation 3)

    The Mystery of Whodunnit?

    Little Riddle is a quaint British village full of eccentric folk, but everyday life in the village has been disrupted by a murder, and one that only a detective of the Blue Toad Agency can properly solve. Taking the role as the detective for the agency will bring about many thought provoking puzzles and intense mind-benders...

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Blue Toad Murder Files News

  • News Get the First Episode of Blue Toad Murder Files for Free

    No catch

    Get to the bottom of a murder in Blue Toad Murder Files, the co-operative investigation game from UK developer Relentless Software. Released on PSN in chunks, you can now pick up the first episode absolutely free. If you like what you play, check out our Blue Toad Murder Files review to see if it's worth splashing your cash on the rest of...

  • News Buzz! Developer Concerned by Move's Popularity

    Eyeing up the opposition

    Relentless Software has put out two Move-enabled titles already, melodic competition-fest Buzz! The Ultimate Music Quiz and cheery homicide investigator Blue Toad Murder Files, that have both been reasonably well-received. Company co-founder Andrew Eades spoke to Eurogamer about the studio's future in the motion market and...

  • News Patched for Move: Blue Toad Murder Files

    Free update brings point and click back

    Relentless Software's already got one Move game under its belt, the melodic Buzz: The Ultimate Music Quiz, and now the episodic murder investigative adventure Blue Toad Murder Files has been patched for Move too. Split into six episodic adventures, you can play them all with three friends by your side,...

About The Game

Blue Toad Murder Files is a series of six co-operative episodic downloadable adventure games.

You play in the sleepy village of Little Riddle, the main aim of the game is to follow clues to find the murderer. Along the way you'll also encounter a variety of different and challenging puzzles which help you move through the peaceful world of Little Riddle.

You play as one of the four members of the Blue Toad Detective Agency. The game can be played solo, or with up to three friends. As one of the detectives you move around the village by selecting locations on the map.

Choose your venue wisely - will you meet the Doctor and hear his flimsy alibi? Or unearth the Station Masters motivation? Each stop provides an opportunity to meet a different villager and question them on the minor misdemeanours taking place in Little Riddle. With each step of the investigation a puzzle is played to help a villager or get further clues about the case. But pay attention, you will also be questioned by the Chief Inspector about events that take place after each chilling incident.

Whodunnit? At the end of each episode you will be asked to choose your suspect before they are revealed and exposed in all their criminal capacities!