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Solve a true crime from 1910 in the world's first augmented reality mobile true crime game. This innovative app propels you on an exhilarating adventure through the streets of Melbourne's past. You can play the game from anywhere in the world. If in Melbourne you'll explore heritage sites where the spine tingling events went down over a century ago. Collecting clues and questioning the delightful deviates who lived in the lane ways of Little Lon. This intriguing True Crime Mystery investigates Ernest Gunter's demise and how his formidable sister, Maud Gunter, sought vengeance for his death. Furious friends & family struggle to gain justice for Gunter, convinced he was hit in an unprovoked attack. While associates of Bourke St Rat John Evans claimed Gunter attacked Evans with murderous intent. A stolen kiss, money owed to the mob, a hired hitman. Are they telling truth or lies? You decide.

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Aussie indie game developers True Crime Mysteries have been nominated for the 16th IMGA Awards with their debut game Misadventure In Little Lon. This interactive game brings to life an intriguing true crime from Melbourne Australia's notorious slum district in 1910. Telling the heartfelt, fascinating and forgotten story of the Gunter family that will excite crime enthusiasts, historians and gamers alike.

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With it's complex characters, wild plot twists and historical accuracy Misadventure In Little Lon is perfect for those armchair detectives who are staying at home during the COVID19 pandemic. Players investigate the twisted tales of events that led to Ernest Gunter's demise and uncover how his fomiddable sister Maud sought vengeance for his death. A stolen kiss, money owed to the mob, a hired hitman. Are they telling truth or lies? You decide!

Emma Ramsay, True Crime Mysteries Co-founder said “We are thrilled to be nominated for an IMGA Award and to bring Maud Gunter's story into the light. She was a captivating woman who could do flying kicks, used a hatpin as a weapon and went on to become a powerful figure in Little Lon. No mean feat for a woman in the early 1900's!”

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Misadventure In Little Lon is available now on the App Store and Google Play. Play the first two scenes for free, and unlock all 12 with one in-app purchase of $4.99. The public can now vote now at imgawards.comto help their favorite game win the People’s Choice Award.

About IMGA - Created in 2004, the IMGA is the longest standing mobile games award program. With its long history and unique judging process, it has discovered some of the world’s most popular titles. It is the only competition that unites the industry by celebrating excellence and innovation in games.

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Misadventure In Little Lon - Onsite Version

Misadventure In Little Lon - Onsite Version

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Solve a true crime from 1910 in this augmented reality mobile game. If playing the on-site version you'll start outside the State Library of Victoria...

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