Neilie Johnson writes:
"It's amazing how many games are made about archaeologists. The large number of Indiana Jones/Lara Croft titles out there is baffling really, considering the high boring quotient of dusty potshards. Of course the Indy/Lara brand of archaeologist is more likely to be punching thugs than writing dissertations. In third-person adventure game Chronicles of Mystery: The Scorpio Ritual, publisher City Interactive presents a scholarly take on a swashbuckling game profession, betting that gamers will dig an artifact-hunter heroine even without the cutoffs and cleavage."