Pleurghburg: Dark Ages is a simple 3rd person point & click adventure game. It is GASPOP software's first big project and was developed using the Adventure Game Studio by Chris Jones. Pleurghburg won awards for best game, best gameplay, best story, best scripting, and best music an the 2001 AGS awards.
The game is set in the city of Pleurghburg and takes place a few years after the first game in the series, Cops & Killers. You play as detective Jake McUrk working for the Police Detective Agency. The cityzens got rid of the old corrupt police system and organized the PDA, consisting only of detective investigators. Despite there not being any policemen patrolling the streets anylonger, the crime rate dropped by nearly 50%. However, one morning Jake is put on a case that sounded like just another false alarm. But he is suddenly thrown into a nightmare consisting of brutal murders and danger lurking around every corner and nolonger being sure of who he can trust.