Gabriel Knight Goes 21st Century

Gabriel Knight is getting a “20th anniversary” re-release, and it’s being handled by original creator Jane Jensen, who has secured the rights from Activision:

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers ®Jane Jensen’s classic adventure game featuring a series of voodoo murders, New Orleans, forbidden romance, and the most charming womanizer you ever met, is back. Winner of numerous industry awards when it appeared in 1993, this 20th anniversary update will be better than ever with high res graphics, an all new remastered soundtrack, behind-the-scenes goodies, and the great gameplay and story of the original.

It’s being done by the team responsible for fan project King’s Quest: The Silver Lining, and will include new retina-display-resolution artwork and audio, including a remastered soundtrack, and new voice recordings.

The 2oth anniversary edition will be released mid-2014 on tablets and proper computers.