Buried Stars first launched for PlayStation 4, Switch, and PS Vita on July 30, 2020 worldwide.
A release date for the PC version was not announced, but LINE Games teased that it will be announced “very soon.”
Here is an overview of the game, via its Steam page:
A murder spree inside the collapsed site of an audition show! Reveal the hidden truth through communication, survival, and adventure.
- A Murder Spree Inside the Collapsed Site of a Survival Audition – The building suddenly collapsed during a live showing of an ordinary survival audition show. And while trapped inside, the contestants and staffs are faced with a fatal incident. Who is the culprit? Why and how did the attacker pull off this act?
- Beautifully Harmonized 3D-2D Graphics and Presentation – Stunning 2D characters have been added into the 3D collapsed sites in order to present a more dramatic and dynamic scenes.
- A Variety of Sound Effects and Passionate Acting by Seasoned Voice Actors – Dive into the immersive experience supported by variety of original scores, including the main theme song “Be Honest,” ambient sounds, sound effects and the incredible voice acting by a seasoned crew of talents.
- Korean – Park Sungtae, Ryu Seunggon, Nam Dohyoung, Kim Yeonwoo, Kim Haru, Lee Kyoungtae, Lim Yoonsun, and more.
- Japanese – Kakihara Tetsuya, Eguchi Takuya, Shimono Hiro, Hikasa Yoko, Sato Rina, Hoshi Soichiro, Kitamura Eri, and more.
- Find Hints and Curses from “Social Media” – Keep up with the reactions outside the accident site through “Social Media.” And check out the “Timeline” for possible hints and review the current situation.
- Branching Scenario Paths – The various choices during conversations with other survivors, along with multiple playthroughs, the scenario constantly branches out to provide plenty of stories to explore. Find all of the possible endings and after stories of each survivors.