Suda51’s The 25th Ward: The Silver Case Coming West in 2018 for PlayStation 4 and Steam

on September 21, 2017 2:12 PM

NIS America announced that Suda51’s visual novel adventure, The 25th Ward: The Silver Case, will coming to North America and Europe in 2018 on PlayStation 4 and PC.

Developed by Grasshopper Manufacture, The 25th Ward: The Silver Case is a sequel to The Silver Case and was originally released on mobile devices in 2005 in Japan. For is PS4 and PC debut, The 25th Ward: The Silver Case will be completely rebuilt with HD assets as well as new additional scenarios not found in the original version.

The 25th Ward: The Silver Case is set five years after the events of The Silver Case. In a room of the “Bayside Tower Land” apartment complex, a woman has been found murdered without a clue to the whereabouts of the killer.

Following a series of random events, told over multiple protagonists including the returning character Morishima Tokio, the pieces will fall into place.

The world created by Suda51 is a “Kill the Past” universe, where the world is at the edge of collapse inhabited by anti heroes and misfits. The 25th Ward: The Silver Case uses the same “Film Window” system introduced in The Silver Case, with new visuals, sounds, and controls.

If you’d like to know more about The Silver Case, you can check out our review.

You can watch the first trailer below:

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Azario Lopez has held multiple positions in the game's media industry. At DualShockers he focuses on providing coverage for niche and indie video games in the form of news updates, reviews, and interviews.