The Darkside Detective: A Fumble in the Dark Out Now on All Platforms!

We love seeing new games coming from Irish developers, and no more so than the talented trio at Spooky Doorway. The Darkside Detective: A fumble in the dark is out now on all platforms. Do yourself a favour and rush out and buy it, if it is half as good as the first one, you won’t be sorry.

More from the Press Release:

Developer Spooky Doorway and publisher Akupara Games are thrilled to announce The Darkside Detective: A Fumble in the Dark is out now digitally on Steam, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4/5, Xbox (compatible with Xbox One and Xbox Series S/X), and Google Stadia. Players will uncover the mysteries of Twin Lakes by helping Detective McQueen and Officer Dooley in this second exciting installment of the series.

The Darkside Detective: A Fumble in the Dark retails for 12.99 USD but will be discounted by 10% for a limited time to celebrate the game’s launch. In addition on Steam, players who own The Darkside Detective get an additional 10% off A Fumble in the Dark if buying as a “Complete the Set” bundle. 

The Darkside Detective: A Fumble in the Dark is a serial adventure game where you help a duo of investigators crack supernatural cases in the city of Twin Lakes. Whether it’s a noise complaint due to ritual-performing neighbours or Mothman loitering around porch lights, Detective McQueen and his sidekick Officer Patrick Dooley are just a text box away! Point, click, or tap your way through six new cases as you get to the bottom of each mystery.


  • Six unique cases, the likes of which you’ve never seen before (not a guarantee)
  • Uses both pointing and clicking technologies
  • Music from Thomas O’Boyle, a totally-living composer, definitely not undead
  • Photo-Realistic* Pixel Rendering (*Depends on your definition of photo-realism)
  • One mail-in rebate per customer on exorcism services for hauntings resulting from play

Purchase The Darkside Detective: A Fumble in the Dark Now:

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