Kemco announces mystery adventure game Senri no Kifu: Gendai Shougi Mystery for PS4, Switch

Shogi-based mystery adventure game due out in early 2020 in Japan.

Senri no Kifu: Gendai Shougi Mystery

Kemco has announced Senri no Kifu: Gendai Shougi Mystery for PlayStation 4 and Switch. It will launch in early 2020 in Japan. The PlayStation 4 version will be available both physically and digitally, while the Switch version will only be available digitally.

Senri no Kifu: Gendai Shougi Mystery is a mystery adventure game based around numerous incidents concerning computer-versus-human shogi games. It also has a shogi classroom corner where you can easily learn how to play shogi through the game. Professional shogi player Manao Kagawa also appears in the game.

Senri no Kifu: Gendai Shougi Mystery

Senri no Kifu: Gendai Shougi Mystery

Senri no Kifu: Gendai Shougi Mystery

Here are the specifics:

  • Scenario: Hidehisa Miyashita
  • Music: Noriyuki Iwadare
  • Supervision and In-Game Appearance: Michio Takahashi (professional shogi player)
  • Release Date: Early 2020 (Japan)
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4 (physical and digital), Switch (digital-only)

Senri no Kifu: Gendai Shougi Mystery will be playable at Tokyo Game Show 2019, which runs from September 12 to 15 at the Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan.

Thanks, Famitsu.

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