Ubisoft's CSI: NY – The Game arrived for the Mac on Monday via Macgamestore.com and Mac Games Arcade. Based on the hit TV show, CSI: NY features five cases that players explore in the roles of Detectives Mac Taylor and Stella Bonasera. Publisher Ubisoft promises improved gameplay, including new ways to converse with other characters, study blood samples, use the crime lab computer, and more.
Players can also control interrogations by revealing evidence that contradicts suspects' statements. New mini-games include code breaking, facial reconstruction, identifying locations from photos, triangulating shooter locations, manipulating as X-Ray scanner, reconstructing physics through simulations, identifying poisons, comparing samples for differences, Internet searching and more.
Pricing is US$29.99 and system requirements call for an Intel Mac running Mac OS X version 10.5, with 512MB RAM, 700MB hard drive space, and a video card equivalent to an ATI Radeon 9000 or better.