Orange has announced mystery visual novel Suspects Room: Keishichou Monzen Sho Torishirabe Han for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Switch, PC (Steam), iOS, and Android. It will launch for Switch this winter in Japan for 1,200 yen, followed by the other versions at a later date.
Here is an overview of the game, via its official website:
A new mystery adventure game from Orange. The main scenario is written by Souzou Tonami, who has previously worked on numerous mystery adventure stories such as THE Kanshikikan and THE Suiri, and totals five chapters both comedic and serious.
Take down the suspect. In this interrogation room…
Haruka Mano is a young detective who was transferred to the “Interrogation Unit” of the Monzen Station Metropolitan Police Department, which was established on an experimental basis. Together with Woopa, her mascot-like AI companion, she takes on various difficult cases.
—Chapter 1: A Fanatic’s Abnormal Love and Hate
The president of a large company has been kidnapped. A suspect was arrested immediately, but despite admitting to being the culprit, they refuse to reveal the company president’s location. What true motive are they hiding?
First, go over the case file. Consult with the other members of your unit and determine a course of action. From there, interview witnesses, visit to the scene of the crime, and so on to gather further information.
Then, use the information you gathered and your reasoning to take down the suspect in the interrogation room!
- Planning / Direction: Daisuke Kainuma
- Main Scenario: Souzou Tonami (High Volume)
- Main Illustrator: Sena Tenryouji
- Sub Illustrator: Satsuki Koga, Hitomi Uemoto
- Background Music: Sakumamatata
- Sound Effects: Ogawa Sound (Tetsuhiro Ogawa)
Follow the game on Twitter @SuspectsRoom.