Iwaihime: Matsuri Japanese web demo now available

Horror visual novel gets a browser-based demo.

Iwaihime: Matsuri

A Japanese web demo for Iwaihime: Matsuri is now available to play at the game’s official website, publisher Nippon Ichi Software announced.

The horror visual novel is a console port of the 2016-released PC visual novel Iwaihime. It tells a sad and frightful story themed around a curse through visuals by illustrator Kina Kazuharu.

If you missed them, catch a series of character trailers at the following links: Mayu Hinagata, Riria Nunokawa, Kanae Minobe, Tsubakiko Harumiya and Toe Kurokami.

Iwaihime: Matsuri will launch for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in Japan on September 7.

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