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Independent video game developer
Industry Video game industry
Founded 2000
Headquarters Ukraine, Kyiv
Ireland, Dublin
Key people
Waël Amr, CEO and President
Products see below
Number of employees

Frogwares is an independent Ukrainian video game development studio headquartered in Kyiv with subsidiary offices in Dublin.[1] Together with its subsidiaries, the studio is widely recognized for their adventure games created for major gaming platforms, including PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, Wii, PC and mobile.

Frogwares is best known for developing games in the Adventures of Sherlock Holmes series.

Games developed[edit]

Year Title Genre PC 7th Gen 8th Gen Other
2002 Sherlock Holmes: The Mystery of the Mummy Adventure Windows N/A N/A DS
2004 Sherlock Holmes: The Case of the Silver Earring Adventure Windows Wii N/A N/A
2005 80 Days Adventure Windows N/A N/A N/A
2007 Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened Adventure Windows N/A N/A N/A
2007 Sherlock Holmes vs. Arsène Lupin Adventure Windows N/A N/A N/A
2008 Dracula: Origin Adventure Windows N/A N/A N/A
2009 Sherlock Holmes vs. Jack the Ripper Adventure Windows X360 N/A N/A
2012 The Testament of Sherlock Holmes Adventure Windows PS3, X360 N/A N/A
2013 Magrunner: Dark Pulse Action, puzzle Windows PS3, X360 N/A N/A
2014 Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments Adventure Windows PS3, X360 PS4, XOne N/A
2016 Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter Adventure Windows N/A PS4, XOne N/A
TBA The Sinking City Adventure, horror Windows N/A PS4, XOne N/A

Casual adventure games[edit]

Casual games are developed under the name Waterlily Games. This sub-studio is focused on casual, hidden object, and light adventure games for PC and iOS.

  • The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: The Mystery of the Persian Carpet (2008)
  • Mata Hari and the Kaiser's Submarines (2008)
  • Department 42: The Mystery of the Nine (2009)
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Mystery of Osborne House (2011)
  • Secret Mission: The Forgotten Island (2011)
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles (2011)
  • Dracula: Love Kills (2011)
  • Journey: The Heart of Gaia (2012)
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Mystery of the Frozen City (2013) for Nintendo 3DS


GameSpot awarded Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened for Best Use of a Creative License in 2007.[2] BigFishGames awarded Sherlock Holmes and The Hound of the Baskervilles for Best Story in 2010.[3]


  1. ^ a b "About Frogwares Games". Frogwares. Retrieved December 13, 2011. 
  2. ^ Best of 2007
  3. ^ 2010 Customer Favorites Awards

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