Gray Matter is a point-and-click adventure game designed by the acclaimed Jane Jensen
, most famous for her work on the Gabriel Knight
After taking a wrong turn on her way to London, Samantha "Sam"
Everett comes across an old mansion called Dread Hill House
, a lonesome building occupied by a reclusive and mysterious neurobiologist, Professor David Styles. With her motorcycle broken down and soaking wet, she poses as an Oxford student and responds to his request to hire an assistant for his researches.
Soon afterwards, strange events start to unfold on the Oxford campus, forcing Sam to investigate, learning about David's past, his paranormal researches, other students and an obscure but prestigious magic club called The Daedalus Club that Sam wishes to join.
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