Mh, yes it was a highlight this year, I´d say. But 2008 and 2009 are generally good! imho.
Oh one week later, this Friday I´m really looking forward to Runaway 3! Uhm sorry. Back2topic.
With my one crash and one time accidentally deleted my savegames it took ca. 15 or 16 hours, I guess.
The two repetitions need together ca. 30-45 mins.
Many say it was short. But that was LA, too. Short but good is better than long but bad.
The graphics were a little bit fuzzy.
And the cutscenes. Well I think there are worse things.
And it´s an adventure game. The technology is not so important.
Here´s my review (In German):